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What Does Resiliency Really Mean for Nonprofit Leaders and Their Organizations?

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These three characteristics hold true for resilient organizations as well.…Resilient Flickr Photo by J Ronald Lee. Others do not.”. Bechtel, Jr.

Content Strategy, Creation, Organization, and Measurement

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Those decisions are implemented across the organization’s web properties and social channels. My answer:  Yes! How do you manage it all?

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

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

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

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

Does Your Organization Have Social Media Guidelines for All Staff?

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

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

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Twitter is now a primary news channel for a number of international organizations. Facebook reports that almost three quarters of its 1.2

The Talent Development Pipeline: Putting People First in Social Change Organizations

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Talent Development is all about guiding those rock star staff members who are able to contribute to the organization’s impact and success.  

The Top 5 Lean Startup Resources for Social Good Organizations

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

New Research and a Welcome Surprise from Foundation CEOs

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New Research and a Welcome Surprise from Foundation CEOs. By Lindsay Austin Louie. So, what answers did foundation CEOs give?

6 Insights The Sharing Economy Tells Us About The Future Of Fundraising

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Moving forward, ask your donors to rate your organization on social media or provide a donor testimonial. 3: Donors Hold Power. Moving Forward.

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One Simple Tip To Shift Your Nonprofit’s Workplace Culture from Outrage to Well Being

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Crockpot Mondays is part of the fabric of Pathways because people mention it to job candidates as a perk of working at our organization.

Redesign Your Nonprofit Organization for Success in Age of Connectivity

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The model  indicates areas where organizations should focus time and learning to move to the next stage.   I will be using it in the workshop.

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Guest Post: Infusing “Social” into Social Justice Organizations

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

Implementing Lean Startup in Mission-Driven Organizations

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Video streaming by Ustream. The Lean Start Up approach has appealed to me from the first time I heard about it.

Twitter Community Organizing Rules for Non Profits

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Robin shared some of her thoughts in the comments of a recent blog post, and I invited to share her community organizing rules for Twitter. 

The Key to Great Year-End Fundraising? Your Brand.

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You do that by making them the star of a consistent, compelling story about your organization. Flickr photo by Mallix. Your brand. By

Do You Work for A Nonprofit That Promotes A Culture of Wellbeing in the Workplace?

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At Issue One, the organization promotes wellness and physical health with the following policies: Healthy snacks for the staff kitchen.

The Value of Taking Mini-Breaks During the Nonprofit Work Day

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How does your nonprofit organization and its leaders encourage staff to take mini-breaks during the day? What reboots your brain?

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National Study Reveals: Digital and Social Media Are Delivering Results for Arts Organizations

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National Study Reveals: Digital and Social Media Are Delivering for Arts Organizations , Guest Post by Mary Trudel and Rory MacPherson.

Pokemon Go and Nonprofits

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Pokemon Go , the latest installment in the best-selling Pokémon video game series, launched as a smartphone app using augmented reality.

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Nonprofit Organizational Culture Eats Big Data for Lunch

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Why do some organizations struggle to manage their data? What I found was that these organizations all had made data a priority. Spark.

Seven Ways Your Organization can Put Privacy Into Practice – and Why

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Seven Ways Your Organization can Put Privacy Into Practice – and Why Guest Post by Taryn Degnan. Does your organization have a mobile app?

Everyday People Are Heroes: Using Big Data to Engage New Agents of Change Online

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Yet one of the challenges facing organizations today is not just numbers. Photo by CogdogBlog. Did you miss it? Here’s how: 1. Visit Attentive.ly/Report

How Nonprofit Leaders Create An Authentic Personal Brand on Intsagram

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Authority:   It reinforces that they are an expert in their field or subject matter related to their organization’s mission or fundraising campaigns.

Designing Professional Development for the Distracted Learner

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Instructional design is knowing how to organize your content and shape exercises based on brain and learning research. Artist Tiles. Thank you.

The One Simple Thing That Nonprofit Leaders Do To Keep Inspired and Avoid Burnout

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Mike Brune, Sierra Club Executive Director. Lynne Twist said something that we heard before while researching for the book, “Burnout is b t!”

Facebook Changes for Organization Pages: Focus On Results

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

5 Self-Care Hacks that Nonprofit Professionals Can Use in a Crisis

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Flickr Photo by Evil Erin. There are two ways to approach self-care: Preventative and Episodic. Self-Care Hacks to Use in a Crisis. 1:  Breathe.

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New Guide: How To Engage Your Supporters with Social Listening

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Whether the debate surrounds a keyword, organization or issue, understanding the dialogue can help you engage the people driving the conversation.

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Why I Love @Canva for Nonprofits and Why You Should Too

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I am in Cambodia as part of Tech2Empower , an initiative of Wake. That’s reason alone to love Canva, but that’s not the only reason why.

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Why the Nonprofit Work Ethic Is Outdated and Needs to Change

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Research has shown that the scarcity mindset actually makes organizations dummer because it diminishes effective decision-making. The U.S.

How the Nonprofit Sector Can Share What We Learn and Why We Should

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Despite What Many of Us Think, the Web is Not Self Organizing. That’s why I’m so grateful they are sharing it in this guest post.

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

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50 Nonprofit Organizations on Instagram That You Should Follow Right Now (2015) by Kerri Karvestsi. Instagram Overview. Instagram Cheat Sheet.

Trainer’s Tip: Your Room Set Up Can Make or Break the Learning Experience

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Having a large enough space so people can move around and self-organize into small groups also promotes learning. What was your experience?

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How To Squeeze Social Media Into Your Day When It Isn’t A Full-Time Job

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This post provides some tips and techniques for tech wellness. Why Working Online Can Be Distracting. Take a guess. Be honest. Image Source: PR Daily.

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A Few Really Useful and FREE Social Media Tips Sheets and Resources

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You can sign up here. Infographic Template for Nonprofit Annual Report:   Just in time! You can read about how to use it and access it here.

Fundraising Should Not Be a One-Night Stand

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Your donor is partnering with you and the organization to take your mission, setting sights on a bigger vision. Because it’s pretty accurate.

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Facebook Launches Donate Now Button for Nonprofits: Field of Dreams?

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But, is the feature a field of dreams for nonprofits? 3rd covering Fa cebook advertising to support fundraising. Facebook will no doubt iterate.

Happy, Healthy Nonprofit: Changing Organizational Culture One Sneaker at Time

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Tell me about your organization, Hazon? have noticed we now have some unscheduled, organic “let’s go walk” meetings or times when possible.

Successful Social Media Content Strategy Is A Continuous Improvement for Nonprofits

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Then you have get organized, really organized. Content Assets: Organizing and Archiving Tools. Format Templates and Cheat Sheets.