Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 39

Nonprofit Focused Workshops at SXSW Interactive Festival: Join Us!

Conferences

The annual SXSW Interactive Festival is a geek home coming for those who work on the web, social media, and gaming.  For the last few years, there has been a good nonprofit presence and this year is no exception!

This year SXSW is offering something new: workshops on a wide range of topics from some of the top people in their industry.  … Read More

#kantersea: Data, Transparency, and Measurement In Seattle

Measurement

I’m in Seattle for a couple days doing a round of “Measuring the Networked Nonprofit,”  events to talk about measurement, data, and impact, generously sponsored by Microsoft.    … Read More

Active Training: To Get Nonprofit Audiences Engaged, Keep Them Moving

Training Design

Next week, I headed to Seattle for a couple of days of  events around my book, “Measuring the Networked Nonprofit,” co-authored with KD Paine.   I’m doing a session for the NW Philanthropy and have been asked to talk a little about how to design peer learning and trainings for nonprofits.    … Read More

Bridging the Data Disconnect Between Nonprofits and Their Funders

Measurement

Next week, I’m headed to Seattle for a couple of “Measuring the Networked Nonprofit” book events generously sponsored by Microsoft.    I’m very excited to participate in one of the evening events, a curated discussion on Data, Transparency, and Impact with Jane Meseck (Microsoft), Paul Shoemaker (Social Venture Partners) and Eric Stowe (Splash) and moderated by: Erica Mills, Claxon Marketing.… Read More

Cheap and Cheerful Audience Analysis for Nonprofits

Guest Post

Note from Beth: One of the most common questions I get at workshops or webinars is, “Should our organization be on XYZ social or mobile platform?”   My answer is:  ”Don’t ask me, ask your audience.”   That to say that you need to know your audience and how they get their information.  

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