Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 64

Measuring World Hunger Day

Guest Post, Measurement

Note from Beth: My take away from this guest post is the advice that my co-author, KD Paine, has been saying for years.    ”Don’t measure the world, if you don’t have the time and resources to do so.”   It is a key theme in our book, “Measuring the Networked Nonprofit.”     What we talk about is the idea of taking baby steps in measurement to build the practice and you won’t be able to do that if you attempt to measurement too many things and collect too much data.    

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NYC Book Events: Oct. 11 and Oct 12 and A Few Reviews

Books

Earlier this week,   KD Paine and I started our “Measuring the Networked Nonprofit,” book tour with solo and duo events in Boston and Rhode Island.   Next week, we will be in NYC for these book events:

October 11: 10-11:30 am- Foundation Center NYC Meet the Authors Book Talk and Workshop

October 11:  12-1:30 pm – DoSomething Book Party

October 11:  6-8 pm – NYC  501Tech Club Meet the Authors

October 12: 8:30-10:00 am – NYC  Fenton Book, Bagels and Beth

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Three Simple but Powerful Social Media for Nonprofits Tips

Tips

Note from Beth: The Social Media for Nonprofits Conference is returning to San Francisco on October 11th.  I’ve been honored to be a speaker at the past events held in San Francisco and would be there next except it conflicts with a NYC  Measuring the Networked Nonprofit book tour dates.    

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Embrace the Data, Change the World

Measurement

I’m in Boston with Katie Paine as part of our book tour for “Measuring the Networked Nonprofit” where we jointly delivered a keynote at the e-metrics conference yesterday.  … Read More

Measuring the Networked Nonprofit: October Book Tour – Events

Books, Promotions

Measuring the Networked Nonprofit:  Using Data for Social Change,” co-authored with KD Paine is getting into people’s hands!

This month KD Paine and I will be celebrating the launch of the book with events in Boston, Providence, NYC, Washington, DC, Palo Alto, San Francisco, and online.    … Read More