Beth Kanter\'s Blog - Part 130

Innogive Conference Panel Resources: Mobile is the Needle, Social is the Thread

Conferences, Mobile

Mobile is the Needle, Social the Thread” is the name of  a presentation from Pew Internet data that illustrates the rapid growth of mobile connectivity and social networking in the U.S., focusing on how information consumption patterns are changing in light of these two technological developments.  … Read More

Unlocking the Potential of Peer Learning

Guest Post, Training Design

Note from Beth: Much of my work as Visiting Scholar at the Packard Foundation this year falls into areas:  networked nonprofit practice and training design.      As such,  I’m facilitating many peer groups and always looking at how leverage peer learning.     My colleagues at Monitor have taken a deep dive into the question of designing peer learning with impact.    

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E-Mediat: Reflections from the Conference in Fez, Morocco

E-Mediat


Group Photo with Certificates

After facilitating the two-day  E-mediat Networking Conference, “New Media for the Networked NGO” in Jordan at the Dead Sea last week,  I flew 2,000 miles west to Fez, Morocco to facilitate and keynote a second two-day conference for NGOs from Tunisia and Morocco that had successfully completed the e-mediat program in their countries, Morocco and Tunsia.  … Read More

See You at NTC 2012 in San Francisco Next Week!

Conferences

Flickr Photo by Star Dust

Next week should be officially be named “Nonprofit Techie Week” in San Francisco!   The centerpiece is NTEN’s Nonprofit Technology Conference which will take place from April 3-5th in San Francisco and is book-ended and surrounded by many educational and social events geared for nonprofits techies.      … Read More

Funding Services AND Advocacy: The Smart Choice for Grantmakers

Conferences

Note from Beth: I hosted a small army of guest bloggers, grantmakers, who attended the  GeoFunders National Conference that took place recently in Seattle.   The GEO community is united by a common drive to challenge the norm in pursuit of better results.

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