Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 133

Creating Learning Experiences That Connect, Inspire, and Engage

Training Design

Photo by Beth Kanter, Net Funders Conference, October, 2011

A few days ago I opened the door on a new learning journey.   I am very excited about upcoming peer learning projects that I’m working on in 2012, including several for Packard grantees in India, Pakistan, and Africa as well as the e-Mediat project in the Middle East.  … Read More

Taking 18 Minutes Day Towards A Year-Long Focus

Capacity, Reflection

Flickr Photo by Sebr

Over the holiday break,  I read  18 Minutes:  Find Your Focus, Master Distraction, and Get the Right Things Done by Peter Bregman who blogs at at the HBR.  This book is a gem.  Each chapter starts with a personal story that illustrates a concept related to managing unproductive distractions.  … Read More

A New Year: A New Learning Journey Begins

Housekeeping

Last Sunset of 2011

I spent a very quiet holiday with family at Half Moon Bay and taking a New Year’s hike on Ano Nuevo to see the elephant seals.     Nature hikes and down time with family are nourishing and replenishing.… Read More

Donate To Global Voices and Support Citizen Journalists from Around the World

Fundraising

Global Voices: Who We Are from Global Voices on Vimeo.

I’ve been a member of the Global Voices Community since 2004 where I first connected with Cambodian bloggers like John Weeks, Tharum, and others.  While I’m not active in the community, I continue to support this community – as a donor and a board member of  “Friends of Global Voices” for the past few years.… Read More

Day 12: Let’s Help Send Some Cambodian Kids To College – #12days of giving

Fundraising

I’ve been participating in the #12DaysofGiving , a 12-day bonanza of giving, sharing, and promoting social good from 12/13 to 12/24.  Each day a different blogger champions a cause.  Today is the last day and it is finally my turn!    I’m fundraising for the Sharing Foundation, that supports children and young people in Cambodia.… Read More