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Why Does Bill Gates Have More LinkedIn Followers Than Conant O’Brien? Hint: #GivingTuesday


Conan O’Brien announced on his show that wanted to climb to the top of the LinkedIn Influencer list.   He has a long way to go.     For example, Bill Gates has 7 times as many followers on LinkedIn than Conan.   Why?  Bill Gates is a philanthropist and is part of the GivingTuesday Movement.… Read More

A Playbook To Kickstart Your Nonprofit’s #GivingTuesday Campaign

 

Note from Beth: I’m working with the Knight Foundation to facilitated a peer exchange of community foundations that are hosting GivingDays using the Knight Foundation GivingDay Playbook, a guide with templates, tips, and examples hosting a successful day of giving.  

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Conan O’Brien: Stop Talking About Red Hats & Do A Monologue About Charitable Giving

I think Conan should join the #GivingTuesday movement and get more followers. Sign my petition to ask Conan to do a monologue about #GivingTuesday.

On Late Night with Conan O’Brien, Conan poked fun at me because I have more LinkedIn followers than him.… Read More

Sending Prayers and Concrete Help to the Philippines: Bayanihan’ Spirit

Yesterday, Veteran’s Day, was a sad day for me.   I remembered my Dad, who passed away this year, who was a WW2 Vet and stationed in the Philippines.   I remember him telling me stories about his experience there , one poignant story about going into a rural village and finding it destroyed.  … Read More

Some Social Media Advice for Conan O’Brien: Be A Giver On #GivingTuesday

With this year’s GivingTuesday less than a month away, there’s lots of tips and best practices on how to leverage social media during the giving season both online and offline.  Last night,  Razoo, the social fundraising platform that is hosting a giving competition as part of Giving Tuesday hosted an event for SF nonprofits.  … Read More