Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 48

Hosting a Day of Giving? The Knight Foundation Playbook Answers Your Questions

Fundraising

As a Master Trainer, one of my favorite models of training adults is the Peer Learning Exchange where a group of participants who are working on a similar project or domain of practices interact regularly to learn how to do it better.  … Read More

7- Step Non-Profit Plan to Attract and Keep Corporate Partners

Conferences, Guest Post

Note from Beth: I’ve known Simon Mainwaring for several years and have been a big fan of his social good work with corporations.  He is one of the best teachers to learn howto use brand storytelling and social media to build your organization’s reputation, donor community, and social impact.    

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Nonprofits and Content Strategy: The Wisdom of the Network

Content, Guest Post

Note from Beth: I’ve learned a lot about how to cultivate your professional network so it returns value by reading Porter Gale’s Your Network is Your Networth over the summer.   And, social networks like LinkedIn or Facebook can provide the petri dish for growing a vibrant personal network.    

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Learning Analytics: Big Data Applied to Training, Teaching, and Learning

Measurement, Tools and Tactics, Training Design

Learning Analytics comes from a report about the impact of emerging technologies for practitioners in a field. That sounds like the title of a report that NTEN might produce that surveys the technology landscape and nonprofit usage and provides an overview of what technologies nonprofits should be looking at in the next 1-5 years.  … Read More

Attention #NPdataNerds: Report back from the first-ever Do Good Data Conference

Data, Guest Post

Note from Beth: Over the summer, I got wind of the “Data Analysts for Social Good” conference in Chicago and organized by Andrew Means when colleague Heidi Ketroser Massey tagged me in the above Facebook status asking about capture tools for conferences.    

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