Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 5

Six Tips for Evaluating Your Nonprofit Training Session

Training Design

I’m co-facilitating a session on Nonprofit Training Design and Delivery with colleagues John Kenyon, Andrea Berry, and Cindy Leonard at the NTEN Nonprofit Technology Conference on Friday March 14th at 10:30 am!  Join Us!

Our session will share lots of great advice about what to do before, during, and after leading an effective technology training.    … Read More

Curating Valentine’s Day From Nonprofits, Geeks, and Social Media

Strategy

Happy Valentine’s Day!   Valentine’s Day is a big day for florists, jewelers, restaurants, candy makers, and nonprofit techies too!    Here’s a few curated examples.

Nerdy Valentine’s from Scoop.It: The content curation platform, Scoop.it, came up with funny “nerdy” valentine’s for its content curation community.… Read More

How Much Time Should Your Nonprofit Invest In Different Social Media Channels?

ROI

Note from Beth: Many nonprofits do not have dedicated teams for social media and social media strategy and implementation is typically only a part of a someone’s job.  With limited time, how should that resource be invested to for best results?    

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Going for Goal: Shared Knowledge Inspires Successful Giving Days

Fundraising, Guest Post

Note for Beth: Most of my work over the last twenty years in nonprofit technology has been focused on designing and facilitating capacity building projects, specifically training and peer learning projects that help participants successfully learn and apply skills using online technology, social media, networks, measurement, training design or other topic.  

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Why Movement Is the Killer Learning App for Nonprofits

Training Design

As a trainer and facilitator who works with nonprofit organizations and staffers,  you have to be obsessed with learning theory to design and deliver effective instruction, have productive meetings,  or embark on your own self-directed learning path.   Learning theory is an attempt to describe how people learn.    … Read More