Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 34

Tips and Tools for Integrating Social Media Into Your Nonprofit Event Marketing Plan

Strategy, Tips, Tools and Tactics

Integrating social media into your nonprofit’s event can help you engage with your organization’s audiences AND help get better results.      Whether your event is hybrid offline/online event or virtual,  one way to think through a strategy for events is a simple:  Before, During, and After.    … Read More

Attention Nonprofit #datanerds: 3 Research Studies and 3 Cool (FREE) Data Tools

Measurement

March is not only great for basketball, but is also good for nonprofit research studies about digital strategies and  launches of new data tools.    So if you like looking at and thinking about data and love to get your hands dirty with a data jujitsu, here’s a couple of goodies for you.… Read More

Lean Start Up Framework Meets Nonprofit Campaign: The Lifecycle of an Upwell Campaign

Experimentation, Failure, Listening, Measurement

Awesome illustrations by Upwell’s  super rad intern, Christine!

Note from Beth: A couple of weeks ago, I reviewed two books about measurement from two different fields – start ups and nonprofit performance assessment.   What they had in common:  the one metric that matters – a method where you focus on key metric to test, experiment, and measure success.    

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Trainer’s Notebook: The Feng Shui of Good Teaching and Learning

Training Design

All of my work these days is focused on designing and delivering effective training for nonprofits -primarily on the topics of social media, strategy, networks, and measurement.  I’m also doing a lot of training of other trainers.   So, expect to see regular reflections on good instructional design and delivery for any topic, but especially technology related.… Read More

Treat Your Social Media Measurement Like A 6th Grader’s Science Fair Project!

Experimentation, Measurement

Note from Beth: Both my kids have worked on projects for their school’s science fair.   They follow the scientific method which includes coming up with hypothesis question, collecting data, analyzing results, and getting insight to their questions.   My daughter’s project involved testing different potting soils to see one was better for seed germination.  

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