Trend Blend 2009: A Map of Time and Tide

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

You may remember the very popular Trend Blend 2007 and Trend Blend 2008 which used transportation themes. Click to see a larger image This is a cool visualizations of trends for 2009 in different sectors. It's from Trends in Living Networks blogger Ross Dawson.

Blending Old and New Tech to Make History Come to Life - Social Philanthropy - The Chronicle of Philanthropy- Connecting the nonprofit world with news, jobs, and ideas

AFP Blog

Blending Old and New Tech to Make History Come to Life - Social Philanthropy - The Chronicle of Philanthropy- Connecting the nonprofit world with news, jobs, and ideas : "The site has been in an open test for the past year and won the 2011 Webby Award for the best site for a charitable organization.

Jed Emerson: Steady Returns With Social Impact

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Tags: impact investing blended value Jed Emerson REDF

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For sale for a cause: Peony

Judi Sohn

The yarn is a lace weight merino wool and silk blend that I bought in Massachusetts a couple of years ago. For more detail on what I’m doing this year, read this post first. If you get into lace knitting, sooner or later you have to try a Herbert Niebling.

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For sale for a cause: Edelweiss

Judi Sohn

It’s a lace weight merino/silk blend. For background on what I’m doing this year, read this post first. Update: Bid of $75 to Boston Area Gleaners in the comments. So if interested, please bid $100 or higher by 4/20! Next up for a donation for a great cause is Edelweiss.

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How To Prevent Budget Cuts From Cutting Into Your Agency

Vertex Systems

Intuition molds around your processes and procedures and blends seamlessly into the background. As funding sources from many quarters are being scrutinized , the pressure on human services providers becomes increasingly intense. There is a great uncertainty as to whether the next round of budget cuts will negatively affect agencies and their ability to provide quality services to individuals.

Big Names, Smaller Expo, and a Virtual Option at American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) Conference | 2010 Annual Meeting and Exposition

AFP Blog

Big Names, Smaller Expo, and a Virtual Option at American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) Conference | 2010 Annual Meeting and Exposition: "he blended meeting component will provide an opportunity for those not able to travel to the live meeting to attend virtually.

RSS isn't dead: the best Google Reader alternatives | The Verge

AFP Blog

RSS isn't dead: the best Google Reader alternatives | The Verge : Feedly appears to be the heir apparent to Google Reader’s throne, a modern take on RSS that blends some of the niceties of Flipboard (like a “magazine view”) with useful Reader features like keyboard shortcuts and tags.

2-1-1 Connecting Communities

VisionLink

2-1-1s are increasingly able to blend the very human aspect of connecting, helping, and serving, with insight and analytics useful to decision-makers and funders.

HaywoodCountyNews.com: HCC students design Web sites for 2 nonprofits

AFP Blog

HaywoodCountyNews.com: HCC students design Web sites for 2 nonprofits: "CLYDE – Haywood Community College's Web Markup and Scripting class recently unveiled two web pages designed by students for two Haywood County nonprofit organizations.Representatives of Spotlights Youth Theatre and REACH of Haywood County were both presented the designs by a blended class of traditional students and Haywood

VisionLink Welcomes Our Newest Customer, Nevada 2-1-1!

VisionLink

Administration of the Nevada 2-1-1 program blends perfectly with the FCG mission. Nevada 2-1-1 is a program of the Financial Guidance Center (FGC) and is committed to helping Nevada citizens connect with the services they need. FGC is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) HUD approved housing counseling agency and has been serving all Nevadans since 1972.

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Social Networking for the Socially Minded - washingtonpost.com

AFP Blog

GoldfarbWashington Post Staff WriterMonday, December 17, 2007; Page D01The office of Razoo on Connecticut Avenue blends two distinct cultures common in Washington.It Social Networking for the Socially Minded - washingtonpost.com: "Social Networking for the Socially MindedDistrict Firm Razoo Joins Other Web Site Builders Trying to Reinvent How People Give Money to CharityBy Zachary A.

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How to Turn Regular People Into Fundraising Pro’s in 3.5 Minutes

NetWits

In this three-minute video, FMSC is able to blend both messaging around their mission and the global hunger crisis with clear, easy to follow steps about how to participate as a fundraiser. “Go and do Good!”.

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Safe & Well in Troubled Times

VisionLink

It is a good blend of easy to use, useful, and respectfully private. National Public Radio broadcast one of those riveting stories they do so well, in part from a disaster shelter where the Safe and Well system was being used to reconnect friends and family.

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Banner Banter

Connection Cafe

Blended I love the way the image that the San Diego Zoo is using on their banner is seamlessly blended with their profile icon image. Author: Emily Goodstein. I know, I know. You’re not sure what to put in that big open space at the top of the new Facebook layout.

The Elements Of An Effective Corporate Culture

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The workforce included a blend of long-term employees with a rich company, product/service and customer history; employees who had been at the company for five to seven years;and then new hires with a fresh perspective and keen sense of new technologies and techniques.

The Mirror Treehouse

Network-Centric Advocacy

Wednesday, February 11, 2009 Now you see it - now you don't Architects use reflective materials to defend high-rises because the surfaces reflect the sky and blend in. I hope my kids never see it. Otherwise, I will be building one of these someday. This is like something out of a movie.

Happy Healthy Nonprofit Workplaces: How To Kick the Sit Out It

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

They gave out a special blend of tea as a Giveaway, something I have never seen before.) Last week, I was honored to do the keynote workshop at the Peel Leadership Center’s TimeOut Conference in Toronto, Canada.

The Ideal Company Culture

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The workforce included a blend of long-term employees with a rich company, product/service and customer history; employees who had been at the company for five to seven years;and then new hires with a fresh perspective and keen sense of new technologies and techniques.

The Nonprofit Book We’ve Been Waiting Four Years To Read Is Finally Here: New Power

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

How do you blend? Back in November, 2014, Henry Timms and Jeremy Heimans published an article about “New Power” in the Harvard Business Review that caught my eye.

6 Can’t-Miss Conferences for Nonprofits in 2018

NonProfit Hub

Cause Camp is the perfect blend of affordability and inspiration. With the new year comes another wave of amazing conferences for nonprofiteers and business leaders alike. We’ve researched many of these conferences, met with the people behind the scenes and were even able to attend a handful. From our experiences we’ve compiled a list of what we believe are the can’t-miss conferences for nonprofits this year. Take a look! BloomCon. February 26 (Phoenix) & May 21 (Baltimore).

Are Participant Demographics the Most Useful Single Measure of Community Impact?

Museum 2.0

This argument encourages organization to strive for a demographic blend that over-indexes younger, lower-income, more racially diverse participants. Let's say you want your organization to be rooted in your community. To be of value to your community. To reflect and represent your community.

How To Build An Effective Corporate Culture

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The workforce included a blend of long-term employees with a rich company, product/service and customer history, employees who had been at the company for five to seven years, and then new hires with a fresh perspective and keen sense of new technologies and techniques.

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

Connection Cafe

The annual reports blend together in the same way as do nonprofit descriptions. At bbcon 2015, some of the top minds in the nonprofit industry came together to present Big Idea sessions. These high-level discussions focused on key thought leadership topics and trends shaping the industry.

The Dangers of Online Services

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Today, the hacking of the blogging service SoapBlox , which was used by many progressive political bloggers, such as Pam’s House Blend , became known, and it is currently unclear how many sites have survived, and what will happen to them. This week was a bad week for online blogging services. First the blogging service JournalSpace , with hundreds of users, just, well, died, because they didn’t have a proper backup.

Signals - Stoplights for student success

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Signals blends two key ideas: The patterns of student failure can be spotted early: much earlier than existing systems relying on failing midterms! At the STS meeting in Kyoto, I had the pleasure of meeting France Córdova, the president of Purdue University. I took my first full pattern recognition course at Purdue long ago and far away (my brother Bill is a Boilermaker/Purdue alum, too).

Staying Nimble in a Time of Change

Connection Cafe

While it’s important to maintain the messaging quintessential to your brand, it’s also important to understand how to blend that key message with relevant cultural events. These are unprecedented times.

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My Career Insights Into How To Create An Effective Corporate Culture

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The workforce included a blend of long-term employees with a rich company, product/service and customer history, employees who had been at the company for five to seven years, and then new hires with a fresh perspective and keen sense of new technologies and techniques.

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

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Gabriela Schneider, Chief Communications Officer at Issue One.

What We’re About

Beaconfire Wire

Do you bring a blend of project management and marketing consulting skills? Earlier this week, one of my colleagues sent around an email with this title: “Why work at Beaconfire?”

The Seven Arts Of Change

Eric Jacobsen Blog

David Shaner's compelling, The Seven Arts of Change , shows business leaders that transforming a business only happens when each employee equates organizational change with the process of deep personal growth.

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How To Create An Effective Corporate Culture

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The workforce included a blend of long-term employees with a rich company, product/service and customer history, employees who had been at the company for five to seven years, and then new hires with a fresh perspective and keen sense of new technologies and techniques.

7 Ways To Build An Effective Corporate Culture

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The workforce included a blend of long-term employees with a rich company, product/service and customer history, employees who had been at the company for five to seven years, and then new hires with a fresh perspective and keen sense of new technologies and techniques.

7 Ways To Build An Effective Corporate Culture

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The workforce included a blend of long-term employees with a rich company, product/service and customer history, employees who had been at the company for five to seven years, and then new hires with a fresh perspective and keen sense of new technologies and techniques.

Guide to Personal and Professional Branding

Frogloop

72% of the 209 respondents describe their approaches to personal/professional use of social media as either 'blended' or 'segmented by channel'." Who are you friends with on Facebook? Do you care who sees where you check in on FourSquare?

TODAY: Global Impact Sparks 24-Hour Global, Digital Celebration

SocialFish

Milaap, a unique platform that blends micro lending and crowd funding was founded four years ago in order to help India’s working poor start their own businesses and break out of the cycle of poverty.

How To Build An Effective Corporate Culture

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The workforce included a blend of long-term employees with a rich company, product/service and customer history, employees who had been at the company for five to seven years, and then new hires with a fresh perspective and keen sense of new technologies and techniques.

How to Effectively Engage Lawmakers at Town Hall Meetings

Connection Cafe

They may seem to blend into the woodwork, but a sharp citizen seeks them out. Town hall meetings held by Members of Congress in 2017 have been one part theater, two parts protest, and usually three parts crazy.

Seeing Beyond Sight

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Tony's talk blended photographs from his book with key questions that we should be asking ourselves. Tony Deifell rocks! Our opening keynoter at the 8th Gathering of the Social Enterprise Alliance was Tony Deifell, who has been working as the senior strategy person at Kaboom!,

A Jargon-Free Guide to Low-Profit Limited Liability Companies (L3C)

NonProfit Hub

In this blend, an L3C is a private organization that does earn profits, but only so that it can conduct business to help a certain cause. So you want to start an organization that benefits a specific cause. Great!