Beth Kanter\'s Blog - Part 30

What I Learned From @Sree Sreenivasan Chief Digital Officer of @MetMuseum

Leadership, Professional Networking

I just spent two days in Miami at the Knight Foundation Media Learning Seminar where I co-facilitate a pre-conference workshop on leading on social channels with Amy Gahran and Stephanie Rudat.   But I also got an opportunity to finally hear the keynote speaker, Sree Sreenivasan, Chief Digital Officer of the @MetMuseum in person.  … Read More

Why Good Habit Formation Is Important for Nonprofits

Leadership

Flickr Photo by Celestine Chua

For the past few months, I’ve been working on a new project that will launch next month.   It is a leadership professional development project for emerging leaders in nonprofits in collaboration with Third Plateau funded by the Packard Foundation.… Read More

Take A Walk! Work Smarter and Live Longer

Walking

We know that sitting is bad for your health and has been dubbed “the new smoking.”    Two years ago I got put on a fitbit and started walking, and haven’t stopped.  It’s benefited overall physical health and boosts cognitive function.

I’ve been incorporating sitting, standing, and walking into my work and doing sessions at nonprofit conferences about walking as work.    … Read More

Spotting the Human Side of Data at DoGoodData Conference

Data

Last week, I attended and presented at the DoGoodData Conference in Chicago.   The conference is expertly curated by Andrew Means who has shaped the agenda and speakers into an incredible learning experience for both the human and technical sides of data of for good.    … Read More

DoGoodData Conference: Live Long and Prosper with Data for Good!

Data, Measurement

Last week I attended the DoGoodData Conference in Chicago where I learned an incredible amount about the human side of data – themes like data visualization, data informed culture, using data for impact, and more.… Read More