Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 237

Cognitive Surplus: Creativity and Generosity in a Connected Age

Books

Unlike fellow nonprofit book nerd, Rosetta Thurman,  I am way behind on my nonprofit book summer reading list.    My blog is the July 15th stop on Clay Shirky’s virtual book tour for his recently published book, Cognitive Surplus: Creativity and Generosity in A Connected Age. … Read More

How Can Volunteer Coordinators Help Their Organizations Become Networked Nonprofits?

Guest Post, Networked Nonprofit

Swedish-Lesson – (Photo: International Federation of Red Cross/Hakan Flank/VolunteerMatch)

Note from Beth: Last month, we did a Networked Nonprofit session at the National Conference on Volunteering and Service.  Robert J. Rosenthal, Director of Communications for VolunteerMatch was a participant.   He offered to write a guest post.

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Social Media Lab: How To Become A Networked Nonprofit

Networked Nonprofit, Training Design

View more presentations from Beth Kanter.

As Visiting Scholar in Nonprofits and Social Media at the David and Lucile Packard Foundation,  I am coaching grantee organizations and leading workshops and peer trainings on how to become a  Networked Nonprofit.  … Read More

Using Social Media To Accomplish More With Less

Housekeeping

I don't have time for social media

Join me on Tuesday, July 13th at 1 PM EST/1o am PST for a webinar hosted by Networked for Good “Using Social Media to Accomplish More with Less.”    It’s free and three lucky participants will win a copy of the book. … Read More

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