Beth Kanter\'s Blog - Part 3

Four Early Lessons Learned in the Quest to Improve Feedback Loops in Philanthropy

Listening

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Note from Beth:  I’ve just returned from an amazing training project in Cambodia and will be sharing more about that this coming week.  But for now, Listening and feedback loops are important skills for nonprofit leaders and for organizations to get better results.  

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Why I Love @Canva for Nonprofits and Why You Should Too

Cambodia, Visual

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I am in Cambodia as part of Tech2Empower, an initiative of Wake. I traveled with a team of Advisers to conduct an interactive “Tech2Empower” workshop for leaders of anti-trafficking and women’s rights NGOs. Advisers contribute their skills and expertise to provide training and mentoring to help amplify the work of anti-trafficking organizations in Cambodia.… Read More

Give Local America Disaster Offers Lessons for Next Time

Philanthropy

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Note from Beth:  Peter Panepento wrote a thoughtful piece earlier this week about #givedaylessons and gave me permission to republish it here.  Also, if you have not read it, Kivi Leroux-Miller has written a stellar piece called “The Heroes and Villains of Give Local America Story.

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Measuring Nonprofit Performance at Scale

Guest Post, Measurement

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Note from Beth:   I am honored to be a member of Leap Ambassadors Community, a private community of nonprofit thought leaders and practitioners. My colleagues, all experts, practitioners, and instigators share a passion for inspiring others to build great organizations for greater societal impact and increasing the expectation and adoption of high performance in the field.  

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Giving Day Hosts Must Have A Crisis Plan – #Givedaylessons

Philanthropy

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Note from Beth:  I’ve been working in the nonprofit technology sector since 1990 and there was an old saying, “It isn’t a matter if the technology fail, it is a matter when and what your Plan B is.”    We always had some sort of back up plan.  

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