Beth Kanter\'s Blog - Part 12

Don’t Abuse Self-Care at Your Nonprofit

Happy Healthy Nonprofit

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As part of the research for our book, The Happy Healthy Nonprofit:  Strategies for Impact without Burnout, Aliza Sherman and I have been reading, interviewing, and researching self-care practices both for the individual and how nonprofit organizations can support it.    … Read More

My Birthday Wish: Support My Fundraiser for NTEN

Fundraising

Today is my birthday!  To celebrate,  rather than eat cake, I’m fundraising for the Nonprofit Technology Enterprise Network (NTEN).   Please consider donating to the fundraiser with colleague Cindy Leonard.

I have worked in the nonprofit sector for 35 years.  In 1992,  I had the honor of having a front row seat at the creation of a field – how nonprofits can use the Internet for mission driven work.  … Read More

The Life Time Magic of Tidying Up Your Professional Life and LinkedIn Connections

Professional Networking, Tips, Tools and Tactics

Last year, I read Marie Kondo’s “The life-changing magic of tidying up: the Japanese art of decluttering and organization” and just read her book, Spark Joy, both of which, of course,  share techniques and the psychology of de-cluttering your closet and home, but the principles work for your professional life – clearing your calendar, to do list, and especially your online social network connections.    … Read More

Free Webinar: Happy & Healthy – 10 Tips for Impact without Burnout

Happy Healthy Nonprofit

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Aliza Sherman and I have been very busy these last few months working on our new book “The Happy Healthy Nonprofit.”   We’ve been researching, interviewing, and writing, plus testing out a lot of our ideas.   Since New Year’s is a great time to establish better habits that make you happy and healthy, we’re doing a one-hour free webinar hosted by Wild Apricot on January 14th at 3 pm EST to share some of what we’re learning, get feedback, and identify additional people to interview for the book.Read More

Book Giveaway: Nonprofit Fundraising 101 by @dheyman

Books

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Being a Happy, Healthy Nonprofit isn’t just about your physical health, it is also about enriching your knowledge and professional development.    What better way than to read a book that gives you the best practical information about an important nonprofit area – fundraising.… Read More