Blogging To Improve Cambodia's Environment

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I got an exchange deal with a local mobile phone company and they gave us a free dial number so that listeners can call in during the broadcast for free for one year.). After broadcast, we re-edit the material and distribute for pagoda broadcasts in the provinces during holy days. The monks broadcast it through the pagoda public address system, a rudimentary system composed of a cassette player connected to an amplifier. s environment.

The One-Look Virus and Immersive Environments for Teaching and Learning

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

SL will take longer to gel into a cohesive environment that has a purpose and a following than the explosive growth experienced by WOW. broadcaster VRML world projects in 96 called the Mirror (BT, BBC and others). ve found the environment elaborately constructed but humanly forbidding. In reading Nesson's post, I was fascinated with the description of Harvard Law School's virtual court project: my sense is that second life is an ideal environment for mock trials.

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How To Manage Hybrid Meetings

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Now the environment includes paying attention to the people you’re physically with, the people on the phone, and the people on camera. She is an Emmy award-winning broadcast journalist. Hybrid meetings are becoming the new norm.

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How to Create a Nonprofit Fundraising Events Strategy for 2022

Nonprofit Tech for Good

This can be challenging, but with the right support structure, nonprofits can thrive in this environment. By Kevin Santiago , Marketing Director at Paybee – an all-in-one charity fundraising platform that specializes in virtual, hybrid, and in-person fundraising events.

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How To Manage Hybrid Meetings

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Now the environment includes paying attention to the people you’re physically with, the people on the phone, and the people on camera. She is an Emmy award-winning broadcast journalist. Hybrid meetings are becoming the new norm.

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Live Streaming Basics for Virtual Events

AccelEvents

If you, like the rest of the world, have managed to shift to the virtual environment, you may be looking for ways to improve your digital presence. Mixing equipment will allow you to switch between the two so that you can make the event seem like a live television broadcast. .

Narrative Change Strategy

Forum One

Also, map your narrative environment to better understand where and how the narrative is being used and to consider if improvements are warranted. We tell stories to make sense of the world around us. Stories are based on commonly held beliefs about people, institutions, and society.

Live Streaming Basics for Virtual Events

AccelEvents

If you, like the rest of the world, have managed to shift to the virtual environment, you may be looking for ways to improve your digital presence. Mixing equipment will allow you to switch between the two so that you can make the event seem like a live television broadcast. .

Creating a Nonprofit Digital Strategy: 7 Steps for Success

DNL OmniMedia

For example, a website can be used to share educational and scheduling information, social media can be used for broadcasting updates widely, and text messaging and email marketing software can both be used to share specific information with individual supporters.

22 Online Gift Stores That Benefit Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Public Broadcasting System (PBS) Online Shop. WWF’s mission is to stop the degradation of the planet’s natural environment and to build a future in which humans live in harmony with nature. . The National Retail Federation predicts that holiday sales this year will increase 4.1 percent to $586.1 billion and that online shopping will jump a whopping 12 percent to $96 billion.

Best Hybrid Event Platforms

AccelEvents

Virtual Video Broadcasting (Live & Recorded). With Whova, you can provide the added bonus of a digital environment for your in-person event. . Hybrid events integrate digital features and virtual elements into an in-person event.

6 Tips for Nonprofit Professionals on Speaking Brilliantly with Your Slides

Nonprofit Tech for Good

As a presenter, advocate, or fundraiser, your job is to ensure that your colleagues, followers, or students want to soak up your message — a tall order, especially in a digital environment.

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How to Increase Your Event Budget with an Event Technology Platform

AccelEvents

The speed and ease will ensure that your staff is happy, your virtual audience is happy, and the environment is comfortable! . Whether you live stream or stream pre-recorded content at a delayed broadcast, you will need a video streaming platform and probably some editing tools. .

Tips to Humanize Your Social Media

Care2

And it got me thinking how so many organizations fighting for the environment, women’s rights, religious freedom in other countries, (insert your cause here), continue to use social media as a tool to just broadcast their blog posts, press releases, or action alerts. There has been a lot of great discussion over the past year about organizations striving to be more human. During the 3 rd annual Nonprofit 2.0

Spotlight on South Africa: Nonprofit Profiles from SANGONeT

Tech Soup Blog

Published on SANGONeT's content portal, NGOPulse, the organizations profiled range from education, social outreach, poverty relief, environment, and more. Big Fish School of Digital Filmmaking provides video and broadcast training to young people. Environment. Greenpeace Africa works to protect and preserve the natural environment of Africa.

Oh Yeah, and I shoved a camera in his face

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

If you want to get acceptable audio for video blogging on an inexpensive camera you need to control the noise/environment or get really close to your subject. The guy watching us was public broadcasting producer. The title of this post was inspired by this quote from JD Lasica in an article about personal broadcasting: A camera, firewire and the ability to Webcast are all you need. Photo by Kino-Eye in Flickr.

6 Online Speaking Tips for Nonprofit Professionals

Nonprofit Tech for Good

As a presenter, advocate, or fundraiser, your job is to ensure that your colleagues, followers, or students want to soak up your message — a tall order, especially in a digital environment.

Best Hybrid Event Platforms

AccelEvents

Virtual Video Broadcasting (Live & Recorded). With Whova, you can provide the added bonus of a digital environment for your in-person event. . Hybrid events integrate digital features and virtual elements into an in-person event.

A History of How Modern ESG Came to Be

sgEngage

You can read more on the protests of the 60s and 70s at American Archive of Public Broadcasting’s online exhibit, “Speaking and Protesting in America”. . While not a new concept or strategy, environmental, social and governance (ESG) programs are on the rise.

Reaching Baby Boomers: The Next Big Demographic in Nonprofit Online Fundraising

Care2

In public broadcasting, for example, where direct mail is the main vehicle for acquisition (other than on-air pledge drives), the people donating in response to Direct Mail campaigns are 65+. Given the cost, lack of response rates, and hostility towards direct mail, not to mention the negative impact on the environment , should nonprofits continue to pour money into direct mail programs to reach new Baby Boomers?

2020: The Year that Changed Grantmaking

Connection Cafe

They should also provide a means for grantees to broadcast a project proposal to multiple funders, simultaneously. 2020 will be remembered as the year that changed grantmaking. Foundations are in the midst of a sudden and unexpected upheaval of long-held grantmaking practices.

Successful E-Learning – A Roadmap

Gyrus

Beyond that, in the organizational environment, effective learnings must be applicable to daily life and reflect experiences that could be faced every day on the job. In educational youth broadcasting series, this can be achieved through a “call” process. Make sure that you explore the full extent of their possibilities in the environment in which they are being developed. Successful E-Learning – A Roadmap.

Webinar: Multichannel Strategies to Convert Online-Acquired Supporters into Donors

Care2

About the Presenters: Clint O''Brien — VP of Nonprofit Services, Care2 Clint O''Brien has worked in the nonprofit sector for 15 years, starting at TV network PBS, the Public Broadcasting Service, where his work included helping local PBS member stations use their websites and email to find and keep donors. Recruiting an army of online supporters and advocates is the first step to building a powerhouse fundraising machine.

Expect the punch in the face as part of your strategy development.

Network-Centric Advocacy

Or at least, these chaotic environments require a very different kind of work plan. Real time synchronization of organizing during broadcast events. . In many context, it is always a struggle to find partners that want to invest in creating adaptive process and infrastructure. In times of uncertainty, we are often attracted to the "silver bullet" rather than the negotiated settlement.

Sheroes You Should Know: Inspiring Stories for #WomensHistoryMonth

EveryAction

Elizabeth Cowell was British broadcaster and the first female announcer to grace the television airways for the BBC in 1936, just before the network launched its television service. At just 10 years old, Bouler, moved by the scenes of destruction following the Gulf Coast oil spill, channeled her love of art and the environment to bring attention to the environmental crisis. she·ro (pl. sheroes) : a woman regarded as a hero.

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Interview with Dan Fellini, NTEN's Web Developer

NTEN

I was working at Public Interactive in Boston, where we built tech for public broadcasting. This rapid learning in a fast-paced startup environment got me thinking that I could actually learn code. Dan Fellini is our newest team member. As NTEN's Web Developer, Dan will be diving straight into the deep end during our website redesign process; he will also be focused on the planning, development, configuration, integration, and testing of new and existing web-based systems.

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3 Steps to Building Your Communications Strategy in the Digital Era

Tech Soup Blog

Behind the emerging digital backdrop, a new breed of broadcasters are seeding a cascade of diverse voices. Take a deep dive into your current communications environment. Building a viable communication strategy can be a daunting undertaking. Whether your nonprofit is well-established or just getting started, communication frameworks are rapidly shifting. They're fueled by the ever-expanding world of Internet-connected devices (also known as the Internet of Things).

Expect the punch in the face as part of your strategy development.

Network-Centric Advocacy

Or at least, these chaotic environments require a very different kind of work plan. Real time synchronization of organizing during broadcast events. . In many context, it is always a struggle to find partners that want to invest in creating adaptive process and infrastructure. In times of uncertainty, we are often attracted to the "silver bullet" rather than the negotiated settlement.

Connected Citizens Report: The Power, Peril, and Potential of Networks

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Designing for serendipity: Creating environments, in person and online, where helpful connections can form. Decentralization and Individual Empowerment: As power is pushed to the edges, individuals will have an increasing ability to exert influence through social and broadcast media.

Windows MultiPoint Server Frequently Asked Questions

Tech Soup Blog

Microsoft has a very clear language description of how a Window MultiPoint Server environment works. Refurbished host computers run a Windows MultiPoint Server environment very well. Older computers (laptops or desktops) can also be used as thin client type access devices in a Windows MultiPoint Server environment. The administrator can see desktop thumbnails of each workstation, broadcast announcements, push files, and block websites and activities.

Share Your Green Tech Story and Win a Laptop or Tablet!

Tech Soup Blog

Or is your nonprofit doing good work to save the environment? If you can convince us you are using our products or resources in a way that helps the environment or keeps your organization "green," you can win. Without donors like these, TechSoup would not be able to help nonprofits achieve their mission and do so while doing the right thing for the environment. Are you … A U.S. organization doing innovative and inspiring work in the social sector?

Connect with TechSoup at NCVS!

Tech Soup Blog

Second Life — TechSoup formed the Nonprofit Commons five years ago as a virtual community of nonprofits, thriving and building complex 3D interactive environments and hosting regular meetings with streaming media and a wide variety of participatory options. Streaming — Beyond Quicktime Broadcaster for video streaming, the TechSoup team also uses Audio Hijack and Nicecast to pull audio from ReadyTalk webinars onto the web and into Second Life for global participation.

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How Nonprofits Can Tweet Effectively During the #SOTU

Nonprofit Tech for Good

With online and offline activism at unprecedented levels, this year’s State of the Union is likely to attract large online and broadcast audiences. Rather than scrambling to put together tweets in real-time, guesstimate what issues will be mentioned (education, health care, poverty, immigration, environment, criminal justice reform, jobs, civil rights, international relations, #PowerToThePolls , #MAGA , etc.)

#GivingTuesday: The Arts & Culture Way

Connection Cafe

Cities that come together, develop a greater community and improve their environment. They are encouaring donors to share on their behalf, broadcasting their goals. This creates a team environment, increases particpation and awareness. . Approaching its seventh year, #GivingTuesday’s success isn’t slowing down and only increasing in donor participation. According to Blackbaud’s 2017 Charitable Giving Report , online giving on #GivingTuesday’s increased by 28% from 2016.

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The Olympics – A Guideline to Continuous Learning

Gyrus

Sure there are special broadcasts that detail typical training regimens for certain prolific athletes, and I for one am quite interested in attempting to eat the 2008 diet of Michael Phelps, who famously proclaimed he was consuming 12,000 calories a day. Document these, know that a culture of continuous learning is dependent in major part on the environment that our workforce is placed into. The Olympics – A Guideline to Continuous Learning.

How Nonprofits Can Tweet Effectively During the #SOTU

Nonprofit Tech for Good

With online and offline activism at unprecedented levels, this year’s State of the Union is likely to attract large online and broadcast audiences. Rather than scrambling to put together tweets in real-time, guesstimate what issues will be mentioned (education, health care, poverty, immigration, environment, criminal justice reform, jobs, international relations, #MAGA , etc.)

Maid Serives, Nail Salons, Taxi Cabs, Issue Groups and Complex Problems for Organizing Change.

Network-Centric Advocacy

In the last ten years the tools to organize, collect information and broadcast messages has dropped drammatically. Political and issue organizing is a complex and chaotic environment in which we want many or all organizers to survive. We operate in a sector that has no profits, no barriers to entry, little overhead and low labor costs. In every other sector like our own, the dominate model of operations becomes small independent operations or very lightly controlled franchises.

Thoughts on the Future of Open Source and Nonprofits

NTEN

In this resource-strapped environment, it's arguable that not considering open source options seriously when evaluating your software toolbox is a disservice to your organization, board, constituents, and clients. . If you come to use / rely on open source tools, you need to budget money and resources to collaborate / support / invest in those projects / communities to help make sure they continue to thrive and evolve as your needs and the environment changes.

Vote and Comment for ALL these Awesome Nonprofit Panels at SXSW!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Putting the Public Back in Public Media Think NPR and PBS are just broadcasters? This visionary panel will explore the premise that openness will be ubiquitous by 2040 – when the debate will no longer be private vs. public, but instead public vs. broadcast. Illustration by Jonny Goldstein of my SXSW panel proposal. Jonny will provide live graphic facilitation of the highly interactive and fun panel.

Quick Hit: 2010 Horizon Report on New Technologies and Museums

Museum 2.0

The folks at the New Media Consortium have released their annual Horizon Report , a roundup of up-and-coming technologies relevant to museums, archives, and libraries. Like its predecessors, the report provides succinct backgrounds and reference projects for technologies predicted for widespread adoption on the 1, 2-3, and 4-5 year timescale.

Your Official #NN17 Local's Guide to Atlanta

EveryAction

Not #FakeNews: the CNN Center , which houses CNN's primary broadcasting studios, is definitely worth a quick visit, and the tour is actually a fun experience! The Flying Biscuit has become an Atlanta institution where fresh, brunch-focused comfort food is served up in a cozy environment. The Food Hall , built to resemble Chelsea Market in Manhattan, has over a dozen solid restaurant options to choose from in a fun, modern environment.

How Nonprofits Can Tweet Effectively During the #SOTU

Nonprofit Tech for Good

With online and offline activism at unprecedented levels, this year’s State of the Union is likely to attract large online and broadcast audiences. Rather than scrambling to put together tweets in real-time, guesstimate what issues will be mentioned (education, health care, poverty, immigration, environment, criminal justice reform, jobs, international relations, #MAGA , etc.)

Your Cause Camp 2018 Lineup is Here

NonProfit Hub

Today, Kristen helps organizations make a lasting, meaningful impact on people by creating environments in which they thrive. Paul has helped build the multimillion-dollar firm into an internationally recognized multimedia developer and publisher, with partnerships, strategic alliances and clients across many industries – broadcast, museum, institutional, K12, educational publishing, technology and research. The moment is finally here!