Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 5

Recent Social Media User Data: One Big Takeaway for Nonprofits

Content, Research Studies

Source: Acenture Interactive’s Acquity Group’s 2015 Next Generation of Commerce Study

One way I keep up with news and trends in social media is to curate social media research studies on Pinterest, share on my Facebook Page, and make sense of them here on my blog.… Read More

How the Pope Is Connecting with Younger Generations on Social Media: Pope Emojis

Case Studies, Gen Z

pope emoji

As you probably know, the Pope is visiting the United States this week in Washington, DC; Philadelphia; and New York City.   While the crowds will gather on the ground for a change to touch the hand of Pontiff, there will be a lot of crowds online to celebrate his visit.  … Read More

Ways that Emerging Nonprofit Leaders Can Build Virtuoso Listening Skills

Leadership, Listening

Flickr Photo by qwrrty

For the past few months, I’ve been facilitating a Nonprofit Emerging Leaders online peer learning project with Third Plateau Impact Strategies.  It’s a pilot supported by the Packard Foundation that tests different approaches to emerging leaders professional development.  … Read More

Six Power Tips for Great Meetings in Today’s Virtual World


This past year, I collaborated with Andrea Kihlstedt on a couple of Guidestar hosted Webinars on the topic of Healthy and Productive Meetings.   As a follow up, we published the following article as part of their newsletter.   I’m sharing it on my blog!… Read More

What Nonprofit CEOs and Trustees Do the Best Job Leading on Social Media Channels?



For the past few years,  Social CEOs has recognized nonprofit leaders who are doing a good job on social media.   This year’s award nominations for CEOs and Trustees who inspire, encourage and provoke debate is now open and you can nominate a nonprofit leader here.… Read More