I’ve been thinking a lot lately about applying the “network mindset” to one’s works, whether that be philanthropy or nonprofits. There are two different frames — you can use a networked mindset to increase your personal productivity or think of it in organizational strategy terms.… Read More
I’m about to hop on a plane and fly from Beirut back home in a few hours. That’s precisely when the National Day of Unplugging (NDU) starts. The purpose is to encourage young, hyper-connected, and frequently frantic people of all backgrounds to re-embrace the ancient beauty of a day of solitude and unplug their smart phones.… Read More
Note from Beth: Hosting events for your network – where they can meet offline – can be a terrific away to build your network. Jay Geneske, a social media professional, shares his experience from a recent Tweetup.
Notes from a Tweetup by Jay Geneske
Beirut Diary: I’m in Beirut for the week as part of The E-Mediat project, a capacity building project that leverages a networked approach. I’m the lead for Zoetica where my role is to deliver training, advise on the curriculum and coaching methods, model transparency, and serve as meta network weaver.