Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 230

Reflections from Networked Nonprofit Workshop for 300 People

Training Design

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Chip Conley was the keynote speaker at last week’s Craigslist Foundation Bootcamp and one thing that he said that has been stuck in my head is:  “You can have a job, a career, or calling”    The latter, a calling,  is when you can tap into an internal motivation that fuels and inspires you.   

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Facebook Place: Time To Check Into Your Facebook Privacy Settings

Mobile, Networks, Tips, Tools and Tactics

Source: Facebook Blog Post

Earlier this week, Facebook added  “where” to the list of personal information members share with the world.  There was much speculation what this feature might mean for FourSquare and the subsequent riddles, “What happens when you add Foursquare to Facebook?… Read More

Reflections on Twitter Chat Facilitation Techniques


Yesterday, I had the pleasure of participating in Twitter chat series #socialmedia.   It’s been a one-hour  weekly chat on Twitter for the past 10 months  organized and hosted by Marc Meyer and Jason Breed.     The way it works is they invite a “host” to ask 3 compelling questions, 20 minutes each, that revolve around a topical subject within the business of social media, but that play to their strengths or backgrounds.… Read More

Vote and Comment for ALL these Awesome Nonprofit Panels at SXSW!

Conferences, Free Agent

Illustration by Jonny Goldstein of my SXSW panel proposal. Jonny will provide live graphic facilitation of the highly interactive and fun panel.

The SXSW Interactive Festival (scheduled March 11-15, 2010 in Austin, Texas) is a mega huge social media industry event. … Read More

What Tools Do You Use for Making Your Nonprofit’s Social Media Use Efficient?

Content, Listening, Measurement, Mindfulness

Flickr Photo by Roberto Ferrari – Creative Commons License Some Rights Reserved


Note from Beth: Social media is not a waste a time, but there are ways to waste your time.   On Saturday, I had the honor of presenting at Craigslist Foundation Boot Camp and one of the burning questions was about efficiency.  

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