Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 234

A Few Reviews of The Networked Nonprofit

Networked Nonprofit

@Clamo88 (Claire Murray) is a technologist who works for human service agencies

One of the most gratifying things about the publication of the book,  The Networked Nonprofit, is that it has re-connected me to colleagues and past clients as well as making connections to new people.… Read More

Bridging Offline/Online: Tweetups

Tips, Tools and Tactics

Networked Nonprofits know how to close the loop between social media and offline actions.  They understand that it is a scaffolded process.   Whatever channel they use, they’re building a bridge from online to onland.   They’re masters at meeting their audience where they’re at and bringing them further along the ladder of engagement.… Read More

Twitter Tip for Networked Nonprofits: Follow the Few To Get To the Many

Networked Nonprofit, Tips, Tools and Tactics

Source: Valdis Krebs

For the past few years whenever I doing a training or speak about nonprofits and social media and more recently when we’ve presented about the book, The Networked Nonprofit, someone always raises this concern:   “Social media is a time suck.”

Networked Nonprofits are not only experts in using social media, but they know how to streamline their work flow often based on an understanding of applying network theory to their practice. … Read More

The Networked Nonprofit in Holland!

Networked Nonprofit

For me, one of the joys of  the publication of  Networked Nonprofit co-authored with Allison Fine is seeing people in my network reading it and discussing.    I’ve never met Joitske Hulsebosch face-to-face, but we have collaborated and learned together through the wonders of the social web from US to Holland.… Read More

Social Media Listening: You Don’t Have To Be Joey Chestnut on the 4th of July!

Listening, Mindfulness, Organizational Culture

Wendy Harman from the Red Cross wished me a Happy Fourth of July with a Joey Chestnut reference which reminded of a post I wrote almost a year ago.  Let me explain.

Joey Chestnut won the Nathan’s hot dog eating contest in 2008.  … Read More