Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 230

Tips for Remote Presenting

Conferences, Training Design

This morning Liz Karlin, who works at the Packard Foundation in Grant Operations, and I did a remote presentation for the Foundation Financial Officers Group on Organizational Change and Social Media Policy development. … Read More

Networked Nonprofit in Boston: A Story of Contrasts

Networked Nonprofit

Weak Tie/Strong Tie Ice Breaker

Earlier this week, I flew across the country (thanks Virgin America!) to Boston for two days of book events hosted by  Associated Grant MakersBarr Foundation, Public Conversations Project, TechFoundation and Berkman Center Luncheon series.  … Read More

Lessons Learned From A Twitterthon

Fundraising, Guest Post

Kay Chernush for the U.S. State Department

Note from Beth: Diana Scimone is a free agent fundraiser.   She is no stranger to building relationships.  She and I have have linked to each other’s blog posts and commented on each others posts over the past three years. 

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A Free Agent and Nonprofits Working Together To End Homelessness

Influencer Strategy

Christian Canter is the development director for Shelter Network, an agency that provides housing and services for homeless families and individuals.    As part of my work as Visiting Scholar at the Packard Foundation,  I’ve had an opportunity to work with him on social media strategy.   … Read More

Free eGuide: Cause Marketing Through Social Media ree


I’m pleased to announce that Zoetica and Network for Good have just published a new e-book called “Cause Marketing Through Social Media” written by Kate Olsen and Geoff Livingston.   The eGuide identifies the key questions a for-profit company should ask before initiating a cause marketing campaign and outlines the five steps to success.… Read More