Mon.Jul 11, 2011

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Are You Going To Adopt Google+ for Professional Learning/Networking? Why or Why Not?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Shared on Google + by Abid Shaikh. But remember, the platform is in its infancy and the culture, features, and use cases are unfolding before our eyes.  

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Two ways Google Plus will change how nonprofits connect with their supporters

John Haydon

However, if have time and you’re the curious geek type, go for it! As Andy suggests, “Experiment Personally then Apply Professionally&#.

LinkedIn: Step It Up

Connection Cafe

Author: Cheryl Black. “Do you like doing business with people with money? like doing business with people with money.” ” From Eve Mayer Orsburn, aka @LinkedInQueen , that’s my favorite quote for why LinkedIn matters. Though that doesn’t hurt does it?). It’s easy. And you’d be right! There is! GREAT! Learn.

Addressing Accessibility in Social Media


By Stuart Holland, Sr. Web Consultant and Dan Mouyard, Sr. Web Developer, TerpSys. In an ever-changing world of social media and web collaboration, tools for user interaction and engagement are becoming increasingly prevalent. User Accounts & Profiles. To create these accounts, sites frequently make use of registration forms. Media.

Five Things Your Nonprofit Needs To Know About YouTube’s Cosmic Panda

Nonprofit Tech for Good

On July 7 YouTube announced the launch of their new YouTube Channel design experiment cleverly named Cosmic Panda. Probably not for long, however.

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New on SSIR: Tap the crowd with iStart

Amy Sample Ward

My latest contribution to the Stanford Social Innovation Review opinion blog is up – you can read the post and join the discussion on SSIR , or read the full post below. —– Have you thought about running a contest or crowdsourcing ideas for your organization or community group? If you have, you certainly aren’t alone.

A Few Good RSVP Tools: Online Registration Options for Free Events


PublishDate: July 2011. Author: Laura S. Quinn. Kyle Henri Andrei. Planning a free event? It can be difficult to justify paying a lot of money for online registration software, but trying to get by with email or online invitation tools like Evite can leave you frustrated. Don’t worry—you have options. An engraved form to be filled in is vulgar.” Ms.

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Window for charity - Local News - The Aucklander

AFP Blog

Window for charity - Local News - The Aucklander : "A Skype connection allows a Remuera family to 'meet' one of the African children they have sponsored for the cost of a few cups of coffee, writes Rebecca Blithe.

An update on my quest for project management bliss

Judi Sohn

Not quite. Shortly after I finished that post, we settled on Dream Factory’s Dream Team Suite. Pros: Salesforce single sign-on. Staff hated it.

Lame spam of the day: Notice from WesternUnion) : Account Deactivate.

Robert Weiner

This one is kind of funny. First, there's what looks like a reversed smiley face in the subject (maybe it was supposed to be a copyright symbol). Then there's the tortured grammar in the first sentence. The friendly footer looks like it might be from a real Western Union message, inviting me to send comments. Attachment: Western Union Holdings.html.

Meatless Monday: Goddess Nicoise

Have Fun - Do Good

Photo by me & made pretty with Instagram Meatless Monday is a nonprofit initiative of The Monday Campaigns. Sooooo yummy. meatless monday

Daily DoGooder: 100% Cork: First Date

See What's Out There

Change the world, one video at a time.100% Cork: First Date | 1:50 100 Percent Cork Even the oenophiles (wine-lovers) are getting on the green bandwagon. Who knew that cork not only preserves the quality and character of your wine bit also preserves old-growth cork oak forests and helps preserve the planet by naturally absorbing

June Disability Employment Statistics

Vertex Systems

In June 2011, the percentage of people with disabilities in the labor force was 21.3. By comparison, the percentage of persons with no disability in the labor force was 70.2. The unemployment rate for those with disabilities was 16.9 percent, … Continue reading →

What is Google Plus?

Wild Apricot Blog

There's lots of buzz about Google+, which is in “limited field trial. Here is a sample of some early reviews from the non-profit blogosphere.( read more ). Google networking nptech