Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 4

Book Review: Mindful Social Marketing by @jfouts

Books

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The holiday break is a great time to read books, both for work and just plan fun.     Earlier this week, I read the recently published “Mindful Social Marketing” by colleague Janet Fouts.  If you are doing social media for a nonprofit, this book is a must read.  … Read More

Happy, Healthy Nonprofit: To Get a Good Night’s Sleep – Don’t Sleep with Your iPhone

Happy Healthy Nonprofit

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I am working on a book, The Happy Healthy Nonprofit:  Impact without Burnout, with co-author Aliza Sherman.     The book will help individuals and the nonprofit organizations they work for how to take care of themselves while taking care of their organization’s mission.… Read More

Interview with Greg McKeown about #EssentialLive

Happy Healthy Nonprofit

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For the past five years, I have been lucky enough to attend the Social Innovation Summit in Silicon Valley, an interdisciplinary conference that brings together leaders at the intersection of technology, investment, philanthropy, international development, and business to share innovative ideas about social change.  … Read More

A Few Really Useful and FREE Social Media Tips Sheets and Resources

Tips

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Most of my work is as a trainer where I’m teaching workshops on leadership skills for emerging leaders,  self-care, social media strategy, train the trainers, and networks/data.  I am also an adjunct professor at Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterrey, where I teach a course for graduate students on network strategy and networked leadership skills.  … Read More

Self-Care for Social Changemakers: What I learned from Aisha Moore

Happy Healthy Nonprofit

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As part of the research for our book, The Happy, Healthy Nonprofit:  Impact without Burnout, I have been following the various  conversations threads about self-care, avoiding burnout, compassion fatigue, and work/life balance in the nonprofit and social change sectors.   A colleague who I have worked with in the past, Aisha Moore, a health and social justice professional tweeted me from the Mindful Leadership Summit.  … Read More