Trending Sources

8 Tips for Radical Collaboration to Advance Your Mission and Help Strengthen the Social Economy

Connection Cafe

We call this cross-sector collaboration, and we could use more of it. Learning from mistakes. So how do we apply this to social good?

Help 99

How Nonprofits Can Share Risks and Reap Benefits Through Collaboration

Connection Cafe

Like a seesaw, organizations that collaborate can keep moving forward if they remain focused on their collective push, that is, their mutual mission.

Having Greater Impact Through Community and Collaboration

Connection Cafe

That’s when we knew that collaboration—bringing people together and unifying them around a common language—would be a vital part of our solution.

How Fundraisers & Grant Managers Can Collaborate to Achieve Stronger Results

Connection Cafe

Collaborate with other internal teams to grow your organizational effectiveness. And fundraisers are being asked to do the same thing.

8 Steps to Outcomes-Oriented Collaboration

NonProfit Hub

Nonprofits today are increasingly asked to collaborate. Despite these pressures, rarely does anyone define what is meant by “collaboration.”

Helping Your Board Collaborate

NTEN

Helping your organization's board find better ways to connect and collaborate is a worthwhile endeavor. nonprofit’s board of directors requires a lot of collaboration—with other board members, committee members, and organizational staff. Kyle Henri Andrei. Senior Researcher. Idealware. Online tools can help.

Help 27

Can Marketing and IT Collaborate?

SocialFish

Inability on both sides /either side to see the strategic value in collaborating? What’s the problem here? Turf wars?

Realignment #3: From Passive Knowledge to Collaborative Discovery

SocialFish

From The Demand Perspective Leading From the Outside. This has become the association’s fastest growing program. Read Are you a learning organization?

Seven Ways To Be A Collaborative Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Particularly useful is the book's section that teaches readers how to be a collaborative leader. Edward M.

Upcoming Webinar March 12: Manage Content & Collaborate in the Cloud

Tech Soup Blog

Eastern) , we'll talk about tips for using the cloud to manage content, share files, and collaborate with everyone you need. spanhidden.

Share Files and Collaborate Online with Box

Tech Soup Blog

Box.org provides organizations with the Box file-sharing, content management, and collaboration service. Is It Right for My Organization?

Why collaboration is not as easy as it seems

SocialFish

To develop cooperation with others and to collaborate, you need to understand what you have in common. Loved this deck by Rawn Shah.

Grant writer as chief collaborative officer

ASU Lodestar Center

From this perspective, the role of a grant writer is really that of facilitator of internal collaboration. posted by. What do you do?

Grant 30

American Red Cross Taps Huddle for Collaboration

Tech Soup Blog

Growing Need for Collaboration. group of 5 to 10 employees used Huddle as their collaboration tool to systematically design the survey.

[Cool Infographic Friday] The History of Social Collaboration

SocialFish

Social technology has become such a natural habit for most people. If you’re not on Facebook, then Twitter is your first port of call. Potluck

Online Collaboration: Taking Education to New Heights

Tech Soup Blog

" Equal Access Through Online Collaboration. If you are reading this right now, you are more fortunate than one-fifth of the U.S.

4 Tech Solutions To Better Collaboration For Nonprofits

TechImpact

connected nonprofit is a successful nonprofit when it comes to collaborating and working in teams. Image courtesy of The Journal. Unified.

Boosting Board Collaboration: Getting Board Buy-In for Collaboration Tools

NTEN

Chris Bernard, Senior Editor, Idealware (Editor's note: The following is an excerpt from the feature article "Boosting Board Collaboration " , which appeared in the first issue of NTEN's new publication: NTEN:Change, A Quarterly Journal for Nonprofit Leaders. Read the entire article and the complete issue by subscribing online.) It's free!

Best Web 2.0 Collaboration Tools

Frogloop

collaboration tools can help team members in multiple locations communicate smarter and faster with each other. We suggest testing them out with small teams to see how they can help you become a more social and collaborative organization. 1. Collaborative scheduling. Huddle. Free workspaces. Tungle.me. MediaFunnel. Assign roles.

Tools 23

Tips to Create a Culture of Collaboration and Innovation

Frogloop

Unfortunately many organizations still struggle with rigid top down management structures and teams that squash innovation and collaboration.

Understanding the New Power of the Collaborative Economy for Social Good Sector

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

They characterize these two types of power as: Old power works like a currency. It is held by few. It is closed, inaccessible, and leader-driven.

How to build your Nonprofit’s Budget – Collaborate!

BoardAssist

Collaboration is the most important ingredient in developing your nonprofit’s budget. Regardless of the process used, collaboration is the most important ingredient in the budget. This collaboration is crucial to motivating the organization’s staff to stay within the budget. For more great advice from Paul, read on below.

Upcoming Nonprofits Live: Storytelling and Collaborative Video

Tech Soup Blog

Our ability to collaborate effectively in the cloud and create meaningful media together is quickly evolving as more nonprofits expand their borders.

DIY Online Collaboration: Wikis

Tech Soup Blog

wiki is a website maintained collaboratively by a community of contributors focusing on a particular subject or project. This wiki was built as a collaboration between TechSoup and the Corporation for National and Community Service. social media online community NetSquared online collaboration wiki DIY wikisWhat Is a Wiki?

Biblica Implements Box to Collaborate Securely Worldwide

Tech Soup Blog

Biblica is a worldwide publisher and translator of the New International Version Bible, the most read English Bible in the world. read more ).

How To Be A Collaborative Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Particularly useful is the book''s section that teaches readers how to be a collaborative leader. Collaborative Leaders Edward M.

Robust Collaboration Tools to Empower the Modern Social Media Marketing Team

SocialFish

ClickMeeting is a glorious and feature-rich online collaboration tool used by giants like Sony and Siemens to help bring their internal teams together.

Team 30

Boost Your Voice with LightBox Collaborative’s 2012 Editorial Calendar

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Flickr Photo by Yandel. Holly is one of the smartest people I know working with nonprofits on strategic communications. Earned Media is Dead. Content

The Seven Roles And Responsibilities Of A Collaborative Leader When Leading Teams

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Particularly useful is the book''s section that teaches readers how to be a collaborative leader. Collaborative Leaders Edward M.

Roles 23

The Seven Roles Of A Collaborative Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Particularly useful is the book's section that teaches readers how to be a collaborative leader. Edward M.

UConn building ‘data collaborative’ for nonprofits | Hartford Business

AFP Blog

UConn building ‘data collaborative’ for nonprofits | Hartford Business : "The University of Connecticut has been chosen by the Connecticut Health and Education Facilities Authority to develop the “Connecticut Data Collaborative,” a shared, web-based tool for nonprofits and state policy makers

Is Your Impact Strategy About the Journey or the Destination?

Connection Cafe

Continued Collaboration : Listening is one thing; working together toward common goals is another. And here’s where things get interesting.

Ten Ways Small NGOs Can Collaborate

NTEN

What can small nonprofits do to benefit from collaboration? Second, it helps build a community of trust and collaboration: the "I know I will get three or more good ideas" as well as, "I had that experience!" Why would nonprofit want to collaborate on IT Strategy? if you are willing to collaborate and share. Try one.

Foundations and Nonprofits: What Does it Mean to “Speak the Same Language”?

Connection Cafe

Collaboration is essential. Foundations Big Ideas Collaboration communication nonprofits OutcomesOr an indicator. Or a milestone.

How To Be A Collaborative Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Particularly useful is the book''s section that teaches readers how to be a collaborative leader. Edward M.

The 7 Roles Of A Collaborative Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Particularly useful is the book''s section that teaches readers how to be a collaborative leader. Edward M.

The Ecosystem of Good: How We’ll Revolutionize Philanthropy

Connection Cafe

Social Good cloud technology Collaboration Ecosystem of Good network effect nonprofit philanthropy ripple effect Strategy

Case Study: NPower Michigan and Board Collaboration Tools

NTEN

It’s not real time, but you can use it that way.” He said the document-sharing capabilities of the site are limited, but sufficient for formal board book type collaborations. Google Docs will win out for collaborative document capability every time,” he said. They were relatively tech-savvy,” he said.

The Seven Roles Of A Collaborative Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Particularly useful is the book''s section that teaches readers how to be a collaborative leader. Edward M.

Roles 13

How Social CRM “Friend Discovery” will Revolutionize the Way Organizations Collaborate

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Facebook, Twitter and the other social networks are where I ‘ collaborate ‘ with my friends because that’s where I keep my social graph.