Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 122

Content Curation Primer

Content Curation

What is Content Curation?

Content curation is the process of sorting through the vast amounts of content on the web and presenting it in a meaningful and organized way around a specific theme.  The work  involves  sifting, sorting, arranging, and publishing information.  … Read More

Notes from Mari Smith Facebook Changes Webinar: Privacy Settings and A New Metric – People Talking About

Networks, Privacy

Last Friday,  social media guru Mari Smith offered a free webinar that took a deep dive through the Facebook changes,  and how they work for both individuals and brands.      … Read More

7 Tips To Help You Focus In Age of Distraction: Are You Content Fried!

Content Curation, Mindfulness, Organizational Culture

This morning I learned a new word for information overload – “content fried” from a colleague at the Packard Foundation.    It resonated.    We have so much content in our professional lives.  I’m talking about the stuff we consume daily to keep inform of our professional field.    … Read More

Visual Meeting Facilitation Workshop with David Sibbet

Books, Visual

I’ve been a fan of visual thinking and graphic facilitation for many years – and have used the techniques to take notes for myself.    As a visual learner, mindmapping, drawing, and other techniques to think visually have helped me learn, synthesize lots of data, and see patterns.    … Read More

An Interview With Paull Young from Charity:Water

Fundraising

I first came across @paullyoung in September, 2008 when he implemented a birthday campaign as part of charity:water’s September campaign.   Fast forward a couple of years, and Paull is following his passion for clean water around the world and is the director of digital for charity:water.… Read More