Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 82

What is your “Individual Social Responsibility (ISR)?

Philanthropy

After finishing a four-day intensive training in Delhi for the Networked NGO, I stayed on a few days in India to visit colleague, Rufina Fernandez, who I met when she was the CEO of the Nasscom Foundation when she brought me to India to speak at the leadership conference and teach workshops back in 2010.  … Read More

A Profile in Forbes Online by Shel Israel

Promotions

I was thrilled to be featured in Forbes Online in Shel Israel’s online column.    The profile is here.  Shel talks about my early days in social media fundraising, my passion for teaching, learning, and sharing – as well as cupcakes and Cambodia.    … Read More

The Networked NGO in India

Civil Society 2.0, Networked Nonprofit, Networks, Training Design

This year a lot of my work as Visiting Scholar at the David and Lucile Packard Foundation is working with grantees outside of the US.    I’ve just returned from leading a training for Population and Reproductive Health grantees from India.  … Read More

Attention Data Nerds: The Mobile Mindset Study and More

Mobile

Two excellent sources for stats on how mobile use in the US has become more pervasive.    American’s are no longer tethered to their desktops to use the Internet, especially social media.   The Mobile Mindset Study, a new survey from mobile security developers Lookout using data commissioned from Harris Interactive, has found that three out of five smartphone owners in the U.S.… Read More

4 Lessons on Building Games for Change

Guest Post

 

Note from Beth: While I’m facilitating “Networked NGO Workshops” in Delhi for Packard grantees in India,  I’ve lined up a few guest posts.  I’ve been following the Games for Change Festival since 2005 and now that more nonprofits are incorporating gaming strategies in their marketing approaches,  this article share some valuable insights.  

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