Beth Kanter\'s Blog - Part 6

How To Be A Wizard at Tech Training: NTC 2016 Session

Training Design

MASTER tech wizards session

In a couple of weeks, one of the sessions I’m facilitating at the Nonprofit Technology Conference in San Jose is called “How To Be A Wizard at Tech Training.”   As you can tell from the slide,  we have a Harry Potter theme for the session.  … Read More

Fundraising Should Not Be a One-Night Stand

Books, Guest Post

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Note from Beth:   I’m thrilled to that Jonah Halper has offered to share this guest post with some of the themes from his new book, “Date Your Donors,”  a must read for your nonprofit bookshelf.

 

Fundraising Should Not Be a One-Night Stand Guest Post by Jonah Halper, author of Date Your Donors

I was a development/fundraising professional for more than a decade.… Read More

How can Nonprofit Professionals Create Space for Life and Work? Use the SpaceDeck

Happy Healthy Nonprofit

thespacedeck

I’ve been busy interviewing people who work for nonprofits for my next book, The Happy Healthy Nonprofit: Strategies for Impact without Burnout, with Aliza Sherman.   The book looks at how individuals can avoid burnout through self-care and how nonprofits can support it with workplace well-being strategy.    … Read More

Why Creating Space for Creative Time in the Nonprofit Workplace Improves Productivity

Happy Healthy Nonprofit

Flickr Photo by AstridWestvang

I’ve been busy interviewing people who work for nonprofits for my next book, The Happy Healthy Nonprofit: Strategies for Impact without Burnout, with Aliza Sherman.   The book looks at how individuals can avoid burnout through self-care and how nonprofits can support it – through activities that promote well-being, cultural cues, or an overall strategy.… Read More

How Nonprofit Leaders Create An Authentic Personal Brand on Instagram

Leadership

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Instagram, the popular Millennial photo sharing site, is gaining traction with world leaders, government leaders and nonprofit executive directors.  According to the “World Leaders on Instagram Study” released yesterday by Burson-Marsteller as part of its latest research into how world leaders, governments and international organizations communicate via social media,  the heads of state and government and foreign ministers of 136 countries currently have an official presence on Instagram, representing 70 percent of all United Nations (UN) member states.    … Read More