Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 88

Webinar Notes: Social Media Measurement Standards: Progress and Roadmap

Guest Post, Measurement

Flickr Photo by Joel Goodman

Note From Beth: I’ve had the pleasure of working closely with KD Paine, the Goddess of Measurement,  on my next book,  ”Measuring the Networked Nonprofit” which not talks about what to measure, but how nonprofits can do it.    

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Using Pinterest To Raise Awareness About Violence Against Women and Girls in Nigeria

Civil Society 2.0

Happy Fourth of  July!   I was going to write something patriotic about social media, but I got an email from Mari Tikkanen with story about her recent experience working with maternal/reproductive health organizations and human rights NGOs in Nigeria for the MacArthur Foundation.… Read More

Balance the Spontaneous and Strategic of Social Media: Newsjacking and Obamacare

Content, Movement Building

 

As part of my work at the Packard Foundation this year,  I’m honored to be working on a project called “Friending the Finishline,” a group of children’s health advocates who are working together on a peer learning exchange to discover how to best use Facebook and other social networking tools to advance their work in children’s health.    … Read More

The Triple Bottom Line in India: Software, Quality Education, and Early Learning

Civil Society 2.0, CSR

After I finished teaching an intensive Networked NGO workshop for Packard family planning grantees in Delhi,  I headed to Bangalore to visit my friend and colleague, Rufina Fernandes where I conducted a social media workshop for staff and teachers and got see a start up education  company and its CSR program, close up.  … Read More

TechCamp: Empowering Women Through Technology

Civil Society 2.0

Note from Beth: With all the travel I’ve been doing, I was hoping that I could sync my schedule with attending TechCamp, a program under Secretary Clinton’s Civil Society (CS) 2.0 initiative – an effort to galvanize the technology community to assist civil society organizations (CSOs) across the globe by providing capabilities, resources and assistance to harness the latest information and communications technology (ICT) advances to build their digital capacity.    

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