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Healthy and Productive Nonprofit Meetings: What Does the Research Say?

How many meetings and conference calls did you have yesterday?  Our work days are filled with meetings and conference calls with the intent of getting stuff done.  But many meetings end up being a complete waste of time.

That’s why we included a module in the Emerging Nonprofit Leaders peer learning group on meeting design and facilitation – and these days it is an important leadership skill.  … Read More

Reflections from #15ntc Session Walking As Work and 20/8/2 Rule

I just returned from my 15 consecutive Nonprofit Technology Conference hosted by NTEN!  This year I designed and facilitated a highly interactive session called “Walking is Work: Don’t Call It A Break” with Ritu Sharma.    I also lead a conference networking walk following the session.    … Read More

How to make convenings count: a new hands-on guidebook

Note from Beth: This resource has lots of useful framework and design tips for designing and implementing convenings which can also be applied to designing workshops, meetings, and other gatherings.

 

How to make convenings count: a new hands-on guidebook
By Noah Rimland Flower

The Networked Nonprofit wasn’t only about making smart use of social media and metrics.… Read More