Teem’d: The New Collaboration Tool

SocialFish

————— Social Media: The Bottom Line. Social media grows audiences by allowing friends and colleagues to build on their relationships to spread messages that are important to them. with its own set of official social media channels.

August #4Change Chat: Opportunities for Collaboration

Amy Sample Ward

Topic: How do social media open new doors for collaboration (especially internationally)? Here are some questions to consider: has your organization found new collaborators (other organizations, companies, networks, etc.) for your work via social media use/presence?

The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

The Science Behind Engaging your Supporters

Our institute will also provide opportunities for attendees to create meaningful connections and potential collaborations. Our institute will also provide opportunities for attendees to create meaningful connections and potential collaborations. It's finally here!

Connecting Your Organization to Deliver a Constituent-Driven Experience

Connection Cafe

This leads us to try new things, like inviting program teams (often our on-the-ground service providers) to contribute to a social media strategy, or even onboarding development staff onto a strategic planning committee.

Association Social Media: The CFA Institute

SocialFish

The social media function at CFA Institute has grown in strategic importance over the years, and its location within our organizational structure has evolved along the way. 3) Can you describe the internal collaboration workflow with other areas of the association (e.g.

Use Case: The Community-Driven Social Impact game for Community Media Centers

Amy Sample Ward

One of the participants was Ericha Hager, the Regional Collaborative Coordinator for Community Media Access Partnership. Our objective was to develop grants and programs as a group to strengthen our individual community media centers and support the movement as a whole.

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Association Social Media: American Society of Civil Engineers

SocialFish

——————— Welcome to Elizabeth Bookhultz, Social Media Specialist, American Society of Civil Engineers! 2) Describe your social/digital “ecosystem” – what social media sites do you (or the org as a whole) manage?

Infographic: Nonprofit Strategic Restructuring

TechImpact

Your nonprofit’s structure was laboriously built over years of tinkering, learning, and perfecting. Industry News Tech infographic nonprofit nonprofit technology nonprofits social media

The Nonprofit Fundraising Strategic Plan Guide

Everyaction

Don’t forget - despite the structured, sometimes mechanical feel a fundraising plan can have, storytelling does have a place in the planning process. Avoid the headaches social media can cause your campaign by having a dedicated team member in charge of online promotion and engagement.

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The 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

Everyaction

Our institute will also provide opportunities for attendees to create meaningful connections and potential collaborations. Our institute will also provide opportunities for attendees to create meaningful connections and potential collaborations. Structuring Major Gifts Conference.

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

Everyaction

Digital Media and Learning Conference. Digital Media and Learning Conference. Digital Media and Learning Hub / Irvine, CA / $175. Opportunity Collaboration. Opportunity Collaboration. Opportunity Collaboration / Cancún Yucatán, (Int.)

Can Social Network Analysis Improve Your Social Media Strategy?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The analysis looks at frequency of interaction, relationship structure (two-way, one-way), and helps reveal structural similarities. Using this information to shape and refine your social media strategy can make it more effective. Networked Nonprofit: Care2 Webinar.

NetCentric Advocacy: Santa Fe Institute Research Topics - Physics of Complex Systems: Network Resources

Network-Centric Advocacy

Home Green Media Toolshed Profile Twitter Shared Links Subscribe Archives « ProxyDemocracy: How did your fund vote on Animal Welfare Policy at 3M? Is there a 3 dimensional structure equivalent to the power law? Generic questions include: How is the structure of a network related to its function and behavior? What mathematical and statistical models accurately capture the important aspects of a network’s structure?

The Keys to Successful Nonprofit Digital Teams

Connection Cafe

The Structures of Effective Digital Teams. Percent of organizations using each team structure. Hybrid teams are the most popular structure in small (50%), medium (41%), and large (33%) organizations.

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Amplify #GivingTuesday with Social Ambassadors

Connection Cafe

Fueled by the power of social media, #GivingTuesday has emerged as the largest day of giving with $116M raised, 114M Twitter impression, and 1.3M social media mentions. The single biggest reason for it’s viral success is the collective action of sharing on social media.

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The emancipation of the charity employee

Steve Bridger

I gave a keynote on Monday at the Third Sector Social Media Convention ( #nfpsm ), and it was a huge thrill to be invited on stage by Jon Snow. Elsewhere, SAY Media use employees’ images of their extra-curricular passions to start a conversation.

How to use social media to inspire 40,000 people to give on one day

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

How to use social media to inspire 40,000 people to give on one day. No doubt social media is a key part of our promotional and event strategy. In fact, this may be one of the largest collaborative social media efforts in the nonprofit world.

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Influence

Read More » Collaboration for Funders: Understanding the Challenges Joe Anderson in Influence 1 Jul 2010 This is part two of a series on online collaboration for grantmakers. In part one, we looked at determing the value of creating a collaboration community.If youre a funder in the philanthropic sector, and youve concluded that online collaboration is a great tool for solving issues like.

Top 10 SXSW Interactive Panels Your Nonprofit Should Attend - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Frogloop

With over 100 panels to choose from on every topic under the sun, choosing the right ones that will give your nonprofit the best research, tools and resources in technology and social media is key. Then why is it so hard to explain the value of social media to people who dont get it?

21 Strategic Lessons for Creating Great Nonprofit Games

Tech Soup Blog

After our last Nonprofits Live event on gaming, our social media team received many questions and requests — many of you in the TechSoup community are excited about the future of creating games for nonprofit causes!

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15 conversation starters for rebooting charity

Steve Bridger

I’ve been invited to give a keynote at the Third Sector Social Media Convention in June. So how can you address this using social media when people have less attention than ever? Social media provides a platform for you to earn trust by telling specific and impactful stories that are shared in the moment through online and offline networks to fuel action. Are you setting up a culture that celebrates sharing, collaboration, collective action and trust?

Guest Post by Lina Srivastava: Building Cultural Engagement for Change Through Media and Narrative

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Media and narrative play significant roles in creating and building these platforms. Creating a sustainable engagement platform within your existing structure takes time, creativity and dedication. Screencapture from charity:water.

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How To Create Explainer Videos That Donors Will Love

Nonprofits Source

It follows a basic, yet effective structure – First, getting into the particulars of the issue and then portraying your solution. You can share them over social media, embed them on your website, link them in your emails – even create a QR code for them to use on a brochure!

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This Digital Marketing Process Will Make You Write Better Content

Nonprofits Source

You might have a digital marketing process to curate content, schedule posts, and engage with your audience as part of your social media strategy. Structure Content With An Introduction, Body, and Conclusion. Structuring your content establishes guidelines to keep your writing on topic.

How, When, If To Weave and/or Strengthen Networks Using Social Media

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

It covers different models for purpose, structure, style, value creation, design, leadership, and change management. How, When, and If to Weave and/or Strengthen Networks Using Social Media." We can answer this question pretty well in the context of nonprofit organization for its external communications. But what about for internal coordination/collaboration? . So this essay provides some contextualization and principles from online collaboration from the Web 1.0.

The 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Structuring Major Gifts Conference. Structuring Major Gifts Conference. Discover how these and other factors are irrevocably changing the ways donors structure their largest gifts of a lifetime. Annual Conference for Media Relations Professionals.

Live blogging from the 2011 Millennial Donor Summit: The Generational Divide (Panel Discussion)

Amy Sample Ward

Suzy : I know many people think the boomers like structure in the work place, we are concerned with making money – but we were the age of Aquarius! When you take on a job in a nonprofit, you’re normally doing a lot more than you signed for without a lot of structure.

What’s Black and White and Read All Over?

NTEN

In doing so, he leaves no room for the discussion of other types of systems or power structures. And this doesn't even touch on the assumptions he makes about social media and those of us who think it's a viable means to an end. There's a place for discussing the role social media has in activism. There's even a place for comparing different organizational structures and how those have played a role in social movements. flickr: Brit. No, it's not the newspaper.

More on Community Management

SocialFish

I am pasting here the comment on Dennis' post: "I think there is a third challenge here - beyond organizational structures and managerial responsibilities. I am not sure this can be 'structured' or 'managed,' although this doesn't argue against a useful role for a 'social media community manager.' Tags: sharing community collaboration community managers conversation communications

Making #GivingTuesday Count: New Mexico State University’s Story

Connection Cafe

Our e-mail strategy included that consistent look, impactful messaging, clear calls-to-action, a hyperlink to the giving site, student-centered photos and social media links. We used radio, television and traditional media to get the word out as well.

Virtual Work, Real Success

Tech Soup Blog

This post was authored by Salem Kimble, social media development manager with BetterWorld Telecom. The primary organizing principle behind all the practices that our team implements is a democratic and horizontal management structure. Regular, Structured Check-ins. Having consistent and structured check-ins helps keep the team connected to each other, accountable for their work, and up-to-date on company direction and goals.

Shoulder-to-Shoulder Instructional Media: My Tagging Screencast at NTEN!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I hope to share some simple and fun ways to create "shoulder-to-shoulder" instructional media for the panel on Screencasting at NTC I'm doing. s why: (1) The folder structure of your favorites list is not always flexible enough to allow for easy cross referencing. (2)

Open Government: A Recap of TransparencyCamp - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Frogloop

MixedInk : takes a fresh approach to collaborative writing. DeepDebate : A framework which makes it easier for a very large number of people to create a structured conversation.

Social business demands culture change

SocialFish

Departments fighting over who owns social media? That’s a silo issue, not a social media issue. Internal collaboration platforms not working as they should? Problem: Departmental silos are inhibiting internal communication and collaboration.

The Benefits of Nonprofit Coworking

NonProfit Hub

Collaboration. Nonprofit Hub runs a coworking space (or a “collaboration center,” as we like to call it), and we’re constantly surprised by some of the relationships formed between our members. A lot of coworking spaces around the nation offer structured programming for their members.

NetCentric Advocacy: Movement Building and Campaign Design Lessons from Energy Deregulation

Network-Centric Advocacy

Home Green Media Toolshed Profile Twitter Shared Links Subscribe Archives « Modeling self organization of communication and topology in social networks | Main | Activation Point Read It. » March 19, 2007 Movement Building and Campaign Design Lessons from Energy Deregulation Why a distributed collaboration and massvolunteer system will work. From an organizational standpoint, this represents a very different structure—the integrated model.

Webinars in 2012 ? Where are They Going?

SocialFish

However, with such rapid progression in social media and collaborative learning, the webinar curriculum is in transition. This results in what we call a collaborative approach to learning. Webinar Structure.

Live blogging from the 2011 Millennial Donor Summit: The Generational Divide (Panel Discussion)

NTEN

Suzy : I know many people think the boomers like structure in the work place, we are concerned with making money - but we were the age of Aquarius! When you take on a job in a nonprofit, you're normally doing a lot more than you signed for without a lot of structure. Technological expertise and an understanding with social media others don't know. Wendy : If nothing else, Millennials are collaborative. Suzy : Collaboration is the best skill someone can have.

Salesforce, Dreamforce & Nonprofits: It always comes back to the data model

Judi Sohn

The class was structured with lessons, followed by 20 minutes or so to complete an exercise. The idea is that a salesperson can use social media to get to the know the individuals who make decisions about deals.

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Being a social organization means being generative.

SocialFish

Generative organizations have internal structure and processes that maximize collaboration. Processes that used to be controlled are now opened up for collaboration across traditional boundaries. They leverage social media in their relationship building.

Innovate & Thrive or Stagnate & Die

Connection Cafe

I also do large scale collaborative events like Nonprofit Bar Camp and VideoCamp Texas. I would say that I am an author, teacher, speaker, blogger, network weaver, and social media scientist." The key to success is getting your corporate culture right and then tapping into the new found potential with an efficient and effective structure designed to harness and act on the newly uncovered ideas. Set Your Structure! Author: Cheryl Black.

Book Review: Connecting to Change the World

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Way back in 2009, when I first Peter and Madeline, we brainstormed some questions about the strategic use of social media to build a network. What patterns can social media use reveal that provide strategic insight for network?

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On de Cagna’s “Architecture of Participation”

SocialFish

He describes the definition of "architecture of participation" as “the collaborative design of pathways for meaningful engagement in and substantive contribution to the association’s work”, and goes on to suggest six design principles for association professionals to follow in order to be able to experiment with creating these pathways. ungovernance associations community social media membership I can't believe I didn't notice this interesting post until now.