Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 9

Ellen’s Oscar Selfie Raises $1.5 Million for Humane Society

Fundraising

If you watched the Academy Awards, you know that Oscars’ host, Ellen DeGeneres, kept pulling out her Samsung Galaxy Note 3 during the show.  … Read More

Nonprofit Technology Training: Book List

Training Design

At this year’s Nonprofit Technology Conference, I’m thrilled to be doing a panel on nonprofit technology training and it has a bit of a star wars theme, “Learn You Will.”   I’ll co-teaching the session with colleagues Andrea Berry, John Kenyon, and Cindy Leonard.    … Read More

It’s Not What You Know, It’s How You Learn

Learning

About a year ago, Mario Marino reached out to me and several colleagues with some provocative questions about e-learning in the nonprofit sector.  E-learning is using internet technology and your networks to learn in real-time – either as an individual, within your organization, or a network and learning is applied to get results.    … Read More

My TedXBerkeley Talk on Individual Social Responsibility

Conferences, Networked Nonprofit

Earlier this month, I crossed an item off my bucket list when I gave a talk at TedXBerkeley.     I spoke on the topic of  ”ISR” or what I call “Individual Social Responsibility. ”  The idea is that when you give in small amounts – anything – your time, money, or skills and encourage your network online to amplify it, you can have a great impact as an individual.    … Read More

Join Me at SXSW, 14NTC, and Other March Conferences

Conferences

There are many nonprofit, social media, and technology conferences all year long.  March is a particularly busy conference month.  I’ll be attending and speaking a number of conferences and workshops this month.   If you are attending, be sure to say hello.… Read More