Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 128

Social Media Policy Best Practices: Trust Is Cheaper Than Control

Organizational Culture

In my book, the Networked Nonprofit, we devoted an entire chapter to creating a social culture, including the development of a social media policy.   On my Facebook page,  I asked folks what the best practices were for creating a policy.  … Read More

Reflections: Center for Health Leadership Social Media Workshop

Capacity, Training Design

The Networked Health Organization

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I was honored to be included as one of the instructors for the  Center for Health Leadership (CHL) at UC Berkeley 21st Century New Media Training Series, designed for health professionals to learn how to strategically use new media for public health practice and health care.     … Read More

How can funders catalyze and support networks? Join the conversation #netfunders on April 5-6th

Networks

Over the past 18 months, I’ve been participating in The Network of Networked Funders, a community of practice for grantmakers facilitated by the Monitor Institute.  These grantmakers are supporting and working through networks to pool their learning and increase the impact of their respective grantmaking practices. … Read More

Gmail Motion: April Fools Joke, But Great Idea

Mindfulness

This is a very funny April Fools Day joke from Google called Gmail Motion. The new feature allows users to move in front of their computers to open email, send replies, etc. While obviously a joke, it isn’t a bad idea.… Read More

Favorite Factoids from the 2011 eNonprofit Benchmarks Study

Research Studies

M+R and NTEN have just released the annual 2011 eNonprofit Benchmarks Study that analyzes data and messaging from nonprofits.     So, if you want to compare your nonprofit’s performance with other, this report is a useful tool.

What I liked most was the infographic they shared as a companion to the study. … Read More