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Nature Conservancy Instagram Contest and Other Examples

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

This means the organization can be more efficient because it has opened up and allowed its network to create content about what they love: nature.

How to Build Great Organizations for Greater Societal Impact

Connection Cafe

The Performance Imperative offers a common definition of high performance, supported by seven pillars of highly effective organizations.

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Nonprofits and Instagram: The Ultimate Curated Collection of Best Practices, Examples, and Tips

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Nonprofit Examples and Getting Started or Rebooting A Strategic Approach. Instagram Overview. Best Practices and Tips for Nonprofits. Tool Box.

8 Strategy Basics for Nonprofit Organizations

Connection Cafe

Other organizations may undergo a strategic planning process, but fail to operationalize the plan. How does my organization compare? 5.

Rethinking Volunteer Recruitment: A Real-Time Example of How Not to Attract Volunteers

VolunteerMark

Explore a real-time example to learn from the missteps of one organization''s approach. Leaders of volunteers are just that, leaders of people who choose to serve. They are typically not marketing wizards, and are not expected to be. Then, learn more about what it takes to apply "otherliness" to your volunteer marketing messages

Learning from Example: Innovative methods to engage your online community

NTEN

Learning from my fellowship at EPIP and other organizations’ experiences, I have learned three important lessons about engaging an online community. Sophia Guevara. Social Media Fellow. Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy. What do clean water and foundation libraries have in common? Online community management, for one thing.

Nonprofits and Instagram: The Ultimate Curated Collection of Best Practices, Examples, and Tips

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Instagram has a couple of marketing benefits.    It’s a great branding tool because it can engage audiences, creative instimacy, and appeals to the emotions.   It is superb for visual storytelling about your organization, its stakeholders, and results. Nonprofit Examples and Getting Started or Rebooting A Strategic Approach.

5 Examples of Non-Profits Using Cats…and a Dog in Content Strategy

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Examples of Non-Profits Using Cats… And a Dog guest post by Madeleine Hammond. Pets Add Life – Talking Cat Consultants. Video

How to Monitor Your Organization Online

SocialFish

It’s not always pleasant to hear what your partners and competitors are saying about your organization online. Use Google Alerts.

3 Unforgettable Reasons Arts and Cultural Organizations Need Pinterest

NetWits

Pinterest for Arts and Cultural Organizations, really? So what does all this mean for Arts and Cultural Organizations ? have 1021 pins.

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5 Examples of Great Mobile Calls to Action

Mobile Commons

Your organization may have created the world’s greatest mobile campaign, but the real question is how are you going to get people to opt in?

Harnessing Your Organization’s Story: The Missing Ingredient in Nonprofit Storytelling

Connection Cafe

Although many organizations are telling their stories these days, there still seems to be something missing from their stories.

One Cost Your Organization Can’t Afford to Cut

Connection Cafe

More often than not, nonprofit organizations are tasked with doing more with less. Seeing that an organization offers training and professional development can be a selling point to potential candidates. If an employee feels empowered to grow, they’re more likely engage and invest in the organization’s long-term success.

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7 Ethical Dilemmas Facing Nonprofit Organizations

NonProfit Hub

Let’s take back the trust that good organizations deserve by brushing up on the top ethical dilemmas facing the sector. 1. Tainted Money.

Investing in the Infrastructure of Nonprofit Organizations

Tech Soup Blog

All of us are very grateful to the handful of funders that have made significant investments in "infrastructure" organizations.

Insta-what? Pin it where? Why should arts and cultural organizations use Instagram and Pintrest?

Connection Cafe

I was having a conversation the other day about the ways in which Pintrest and Instagram can be used at nonprofit organizations.

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Does Your Organization Have Social Media Guidelines for All Staff?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

We adopted a set of Guidelines that TNT created (creative commons) to ENCOURAGE their staff to use social: bit.ly/YQe91n YQe91n #npsmpeer.

Does Your Nonprofit Organization’s Culture Eat French Fries for Breakfast?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Self-care in a nonprofit organization is the responsibility of both the individual staff person and the organization.

Unlease Your Organizations Knowledge Sharing Processes

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Being intentional about learning can also help an organization scale effectively. Communicate the Results throughout the Organization.

Making Your Organization More Fluid

Frogloop

Take Zappos as another example. This excerpt is from the chapter on Fluid. investing in soft skills. When they do this, they get better results.

The Story of Stuff: An Inspiring Example of A Network in Action

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

This organization is one that was born as networked nonprofit, in part, because of the experience and vision of its leader, Annie Leonard.

Implementing Lean Startup in Mission-Driven Organizations

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The principles were useful but I found it difficult to translate the case examples into concepts for the social sector.

Community Building begins with Community Organizing

Amy Sample Ward

We focused on principles for community building and community organizing, as well as examples of both short-term and long-term engagement.

How Your Organization’s CEO Can Use Social Media for Thought Leadership

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

There are significant benefits to both the organization and the leaders themselves by building a thought leadership profile on social. Benefits.

Why Nonprofit Organizations Need to Play Big

Vertex Systems

Nonprofits can play big by doing the things that larger organizations do naturally. What does "play bigger" mean?

The Top 5 Lean Startup Resources for Social Good Organizations

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

” The Top 5 Lean Startup Resources for Social Good Organizations – Guest Post by By:Leah Neaderthal, Co-Founder, Lean Impact.

Do Your Homework First, Write Second—Examples of Successfully Funded Grant Proposals

NonProfit Hub

This example has a strong abstract, which is basically an up-front summary that succinctly explains the purpose of the grant. But it’s okay.

[Book Interview] Nonprofit Example of Social Media Excellence: WITNESS

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Organization: WITNESS. Organization Size: 29 staff members. good example is witness.org/spring2010. Name: Marianna Moneymaker.

Monitoring What Others Are Saying About Your Organization

SocialFish

Part of managing your organization’s brand is being consistently aware of what others are saying about it. Paid Apps. Did I mention it’s free?

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Humanizing your organization creates amazing results. This is how.

SocialFish

” 1. Tell us the circumstances surrounding why you decided to focus on your organizational culture in the first place. . ” . 3. Start here.

AskIdealware: What's a good example of an organization using data to make decisions?

Idealware

In this short AskIdealware video, Chris Bernard talks about how one organization is using data, and what makes it unusual.

9 Amazing Organizations Share Their Tech Success

Tech Soup Blog

HART for Animals is a one-stop rescue organization for all things pets in rural Maryland. They said you want an example? Andrew's.

Can Social Business Reshape the Organization?

SocialFish

What happens when we hit Slide 28, where the organization wants anyone in company to form their relationships. Niall Ferguson, Harvard Univ.

3 Nonprofit Success Metrics That Your Organization Needs to Be Tracking

NonProfit Hub

You will use this kind of assessment to figure out if your annual pie eating contest is more fun, more profitable or hopefully both, for example.

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5 Examples of Organizations Who Were Tactful or Tacky on 9/11

Frogloop

Many organizations and brands wrestle with this every year when it comes to the anniversary of 9/11. Others chose to remain silent. Thank You!

5 Analytic Tools to Track Your Organization's Metrics

Frogloop

In the example below I searched for the hashtag #fundraising. Google Analytics Report with Visually. https://create.visual.ly/graphic/google-analytics/.

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Guest Post: Infusing “Social” into Social Justice Organizations

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Infusing Social Into Social Justice Organizations – Guest Post by Daniel Jae-Won Lee, Executive Director of the Levi Strauss Foundation.

International Organizations and Social Media: News, Engagement, and Social Data for Policy Change

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Benchmark Studies and Examples. Twitter is now a primary news channel for a number of international organizations. Global Conversations.

Looking for Inspiring Examples from Unlikely Suspects? Check These Out.

Museum 2.0

The result is that the resources we know most about tend to be limited to those in our respective silos, and stories about giant organizations.

Facebook Changes for Organization Pages: Focus On Results

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Organizations need to think about what motivates supporters to do something that moves the needle on their outcomes. Flickr Photo by Lululemon.