Beth Kanter\'s Blog - Part 24

Nonprofits Need To Nurture the Next Generation of New Leaders

Leadership

Flickr Photo by Wesley Fryer

Note from Beth: This year I’ve been focusing more and more on leadership professional development in a networked world and finding myself working more and more with younger leaders in the nonprofit sector.     Recently,  I was chatting with Joan Garry, a consultant who works with current nonprofit leaders about the ways that nonprofits need to change in order to nurture the next generation of young leaders for the nonprofit sector.  

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Nonprofits: Keep Calm and Mobile Friendly

Mobile

Click to Test Your Web Site Now

Is your web site mobile friendly?  Starting April 21, dubbed “Mobilegeddon”, Google changed the search results and will show mobile friendly sites in search results (while using your mobile phone).    You can test your web site here and find out if you passed the test and if you flunked it, there is some advice on what and how to fix it.  … Read More

The Engaged Leader: A Strategy for Digital Transformation

Books, Leadership

Technology has altered the way to connect and cultivate professional relationships and it is also transforming how leaders lead.  Social media thought leader Charlene Li has published another book titled “The Engaged Leader: A Strategy for Your Digital Transformation” that provides organizational and business leaders with the skills and path to habit change they need to lead in a connected world.  … Read More

Meet Gen Z Philanthropist Sejal Makheja, Founder Elevator Project

Fundraising, Gen Z

Perhaps you’ve been reading about Gen Z and that they’re tech savvy, passionate about doing good, and might just shake up philanthropy.    I recently read an article in the New York Times about conference for Gen Z who were learning entrepreneurial skills.… Read More

Ahead of Give Local America, 7 trends in Giving Days

Guest Post

Source: GiveMN  A school principal rides a zipline as a way to bring attention to Give to the Max Day in Minnesota

Guest Post by Michelle Huttenhoff, Knight Foundation

With the clock ticking for Give Local America on May 5, community foundations and others are finalizing plans for this national day of online giving.… Read More