Beth Kanter\'s Blog - Part 234

9 Ways Nonprofits Can Excel Using Social Media

Conferences, Tips

I was honored to be the keynote speaker for the Bay Area Microsoft/TechSoup Global  Connection Day on Monday.   This post summarizes the content I shared in my presentation and offers some reflection on the conversational keynote.… Read More

Are you going to Personal Democracy Forum?

Conferences

For six years, I’ve wanted to attend the highly regarded Personal Democracy Forum, but had scheduling conflicts. But pinch me, I’m attending this year – in New York on June 3rd and 4th to take part in the conversations that are driving real changes in technology, governance, and the non-profit world.… Read More

Conversational Case Study: How Does Your Organization Vet Online Contest Opportunities?

Case Studies

Allison Fine and I have been working on an evaluation of the second America’s Giving Challenge. As part of the process, we are facilitating “Conversational Case Studies” that explore some of the themes that have surfaced from surveys.

This case study explores how a small nonprofit, Students for a Free Tibet (SFT), a contest winner in the first and second America’s Giving Challenges, is using social media effectively.… Read More

Welcome to Beth’s Blog for the Next Decade

Housekeeping

Dawn Near the Bay of Bengal by Joisey Showaa

Welcome to the new and improved Beth’s Blog!  After almost a decade of blogging and most of it at the same place,  I’m starting over with a new platform and look thanks to Allyson Kapin and Jared Seltzer of Rad Campaign .… Read More