Beth Kanter\'s Blog - Part 13

Reflections from Arts Leaders Workshop: Resilient Leaders from the Inside/Out

Happy Healthy Nonprofit, Leadership, Training Design

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Earlier this month I was in Boston for the annual convention for Americans for the Arts where I facilitated a leadership development pre-conference workshop, “Impact without Burnout: Resilient Arts Leaders from the Inside/Out.”  I was lucky enough to collaborate with Janet McIntyre, a nonprofit leadership coach and Jeffrey Golde, Adjunct Professor of Management: Columbia Business School, along with Abe Flores from AFTA.  … Read More

How Are You Taking A Summer Break from Your Tech?

Mindfulness, Mobile

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ART X SMART by Kim Dong-kyu

Last week was the first day of summer and it got me thinking about doing a digital detox.  However, Aliza Sherman and I were reviewing the final round of edits from our copy editor at Wiley for our forthcoming book, The Happy Healthy Nonprofit due out in October.  … Read More

Powering the Nonprofit Community through Customer Support

Guest Post

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Powering the Nonprofit Community through Customer Support Guest Post
by Dorie Wallace Vice President, Customer Support, Blackbaud

Millions of nonprofits around the globe do incredible work each day to make the world a better place for all of us. Running a nonprofit is possibly one of the most important jobs out there.… Read More

How Nonprofits Are Using Games for their Mission Driven Work

Engagement

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Note from Beth:I’ve been a fan of Games for Change Festival since 2006 when I first heard about it, almost ten years ago.  While I have not been able to attend every year, I do publish a guest post every year with a roundup of how nonprofits are embracing the use of games.

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Four Early Lessons Learned in the Quest to Improve Feedback Loops in Philanthropy

Listening

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Photo by LIFT

Note from Beth:  I’ve just returned from an amazing training project in Cambodia and will be sharing more about that this coming week.  But for now, Listening and feedback loops are important skills for nonprofit leaders and for organizations to get better results.  

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