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SXSW Reflection: Using Social Media to Facilitate A Global Back Channel at a Panel Session

Over the past month,  I have been thinking about a couple of different ideas and how to incorporate them into training design to facilitate learning.       My questions are:

1.  How can we integrate content sharing and audience interaction in the right balance to unleash pearls of wisdom from both audience and the experts on the stage?… Read More

SXSW Panel: Join A Global Discussion About Free Agents and Nonprofits in a Networked World

I’ll be at SXSWi Festival next week to moderate a panel  and discussion on Free Agents and Nonprofits in a Networked World on Sunday, March 13 at 3:30 pm.    Our panelists include Danielle Brigida, National Wildlife Federation,   Mark Horvath , Invisible People, and Jessica Dheere, SMEX Beirut.… Read More

A Free Agent at Davos!

Shawn Ahmed, Free Agent and founder of the Uncultured Project,  has been invited to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, where he will meet with business leaders and heads of state.    This year, Shawn’s video was selected from over 100 covering a wide range of topics and debates, to participate in the meetings.  … Read More

Free Agents in UK: Militant Optimists and Positive Disruptors

I arrived in London yesterday on my way back from Kenya to give a couple of talks about The Networked Nonprofit.  Some of the first nonprofit and social media I connected with through blogs five years ago are in the UK – so it was nice to catch up with Steve Bridger begin_of_the_skype_highlighting     end_of_the_skype_highlightingNick Booth, and David Wilcox.  … Read More

Tech@State: Reflections on Networked Nonprofits and Free Agents

Last week, I was honored to facilitate a “networked discussion” about the Networked Nonprofit and working with free agents in Washington, DC at the State Department’s “Tech@State Civil Society 2.0” Event.

Joining me were two of my favorite free agents, Mark Horvath (next to me on stage) and Shawn Ahmed (virtually through Twitter #netnon hashtag and video).  … Read More