Making Exercise Equipment Accessible

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Rich Thesing, a long-time disability activist and fellow Fellow of the American Leadership Forum in Silicon Valley, has been thinking hard on how to make exercise equipment accessible. There are lots of exercycles that are in health clubs and exercise rooms around the world, but they lack minor accessibility features to make them usable. But, standard exercise equipment won't stop there.

Strategy as We-Care: An Exercise

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

This post shares a useful exercise for your digital team to reflect on what not to do for your digital strategy! Strategy as We-Care: An Exercise – guest post by Miriam Brosseau, Director of Engagement, See3 Communications.

Bring Your Own App - Digital Flexibility Is Being Exercised - The NonProfit TimesThe NonProfit Times

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Bring Your Own App - Digital Flexibility Is Being Exercised - The NonProfit TimesThe NonProfit Times : "The request led her to crowdsourcing apps at national conferences. Pilcher presented roundtable BYOA sessions at the Transformative Learning Conference in Oklahoma City, Okla., this past March and then again at the Association of Nurses in Professional Development’s (ANPD) Aspire to Excel conference in Las Vegas, Nev., in July.

An Offline Social Media Exercise That Improves Online Content

Tech Soup Blog

For the Professional Social Media class I teach at Sonoma State University , I created an exercise designed to help folks practice both content creation and looking at metrics. This exercise helps people to see in real time how much engagement their example post gets.

[Appeal Letter Preflight Checklist] Pre-Writing Exercise to Increase Responses from Your Next Appeal

NonProfit Hub

The post [Appeal Letter Preflight Checklist] Pre-Writing Exercise to Increase Responses from Your Next Appeal appeared first on Nonprofit Hub. Joseph Cole is a guest contributor for Nonprofit Hub and a writer for those who do good.

Exercise Your Awesome at the NTC Member Lounge

Tech Soup Blog

On Friday, April 9 and Thursday, April 10 attendees at the Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC) will have the opportunity to participate in the member lounge hosted by TechSoup Global by either unwinding with snacks and WiFi, or by getting wound-up with exciting activities designed to inspire and connect. Four activities will be presented over both days, and each activity will be facilitated by winners of the TechSoup Global NTC Networking Challenge.

Tagging for Collaboration and Knowledge Sharing Webinar and Action Learning Exercise I'm

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Next week I'm teaching a two-part online workshop that includes a Webinar, Action Learning Exercise, and A Reflection Discussiona for Extension professionals and how they can begin to use tagging for collaboration and knowledge shraing. The reflection exercise can be found here

Ten Ways To Be A Healthy Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

If you're like many leaders, you're "too busy" to exercise on a regular basis. Truth is, there are ways to fit exercise and healthful habits into your busy day that will pay off in dividends. Include exercise times, even if they are just in 10-minute increments, on your calendar.

How To Become A Healthier Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

If you''re like many leaders, you''re "too busy" to exercise on a regular basis. Truth is, there are ways to fit exercise and healthful habits into your busy day that will pay off in dividends. Include exercise times, even if they are just in 10-minute increments, on your calendar.

The Importance Of Employee Wellness Programs

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Exercise Fitness Heidi Smith Leadership Workplace Workplace WellnessToday, I welcome Heidi Smith with her guest post on Employee Wellness.

Staying Cool: 5 Tips for Beating the Summer Heat While Doing Voter Outreach

Everyaction

Wear light-colored synthetic or exercise clothing that is designed to wick away sweat in the Summer heat. Non-partisan civic engagement efforts are so important to the health of our democracy, but how do you protect your canvassers from the record-breaking summer heat? Here are five tips for keeping you and your canvassers safe while they're engaging voters and knocking doors. Stay hydrated. Make sure that you and your canvassers have access to plenty of cold water.

Eric Jacobson On Management And Leadership: 70 New Year's.

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Exercise more. skip to main | skip to sidebar Eric Jacobson On Management And Leadership Welcome! This blogs tips and ideas are perfect for managers and leaders of all types of small to large businesses and nonprofit organizations.

6 Reasons to Rethink Your Email Newsletter

Everyaction

This email course is packed with the latest tips and strategies to help take your email program to the next level — complete with exercises, examples, data, and more! Email fundraising and organizing has changed a lot since mass email tools first appeared on the scene.

NetCentric Advocacy: Setting a vision , clarity of purpose and common story: Ruckus Style.

Network-Centric Advocacy

I was at a sweatshop retreat a few weeks ago that ran a two day exercise along these lines. I was at a sweatshop retreat a few weeks ago that ran a two day exercise along these lines. NetCentric Advocacy Advocacy Strategy for the Age of Connectivity. Home Green Media Toolshed Profile Twitter Shared Links Subscribe Archives « The list and the network: New politial organizing | Main | Sunlight Favorites: Research on Government and Political Activity Web2.0

A Case for Mobile Computing in Agencies

Vertex Systems

Documenting becomes an exercise in redundancy as the same information must be entered several different times – all the way up to the billing level.

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Last Updated on Monday, 6 August 2007 10:09 Written by Steve Monday, 6 August 2007 10:09 At the Salesforce Nonprofit Roadmap Summit we did an exercise where we drew out what the future of Salesforce and nonprofits looked like. Facebook Linked In Twitter Home About Home Salesforce-Google Small Business Offering? Salesforce-Google Small Business Offering?

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NetCentric Advocacy: fastr - a flickr game: Guessing Folk

Network-Centric Advocacy

It is an exercise in photo recognition and culture. It is an exercise in photo recognition and culture. NetCentric Advocacy Advocacy Strategy for the Age of Connectivity.

Book Review: Work That Matters

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” The steps and exercises in the book help you look inward, reflect, but also seek out help from others. Some of these exercises are intended for you to do alone, but others can be done in groups.

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Case Management Software: Focus on Clients, Not Paperwork.

Vertex Systems

For many rehabilitation agencies, case management has become an exercise in loose post-it notes, reams of paperwork, and repetitive data entry.

5 paradoxes of consumer behavior | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

Skip to content Clients Services Portfolio About Us Contact Blog Home > Blog Recent Posts 07/16/2010: The Wisdom of the Old Spice Man 07/12/2010: Is your online campaign going to succeed? 06/28/2010: User Expectations and Interface Response Times 06/16/2010: Making the most of conference hashtags: A tool for presenters 06/08/2010: Beaconfire Survey: Seductive Interactions 06/08/2010: Emailing with Convio – Testing Conditional Content 06/07/2010: Goin’ Barefoot?

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Implementation of Software for Your Agency – Easy as 1, 2, 3

Vertex Systems

. Back in the 1990’s new software implementation was at best an exercise in futility. New (and expensive) servers and equipment had to be purchased and installed. One or two full time tech employees had to be hired (to manage bugs and user issues). It was a long, involved and expensive proposition. To make matters worse, the administrative office, DSP’s and even CEO’s had to change the way they work in order to accommodate the software.

10 Tips For How To Be A Healthy Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

If you're like many leaders, you're "too busy" to exercise on a regular basis. Truth is, there are ways to fit exercise and healthful habits into your busy day that will pay off in dividends. Include exercise times, even if they are just in 10-minute increments, on your calendar.

Focus on People – Not Paperwork

Vertex Systems

Without it, case management becomes an exercise in loose papers, post-it notes and countless hours unnecessarily consumed by data entry. At the heart of any good agency software is the ability to efficiently and effectively manage cases.

What Improvisation Can Teach Social Change Leaders

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He lead us on a series of improvisation exercises designed to teach important skills for networked leaders: empathy, awareness, celebrating failure, being open to change and more. David’s improv exercises were designed to help us stretch this muscle and apply to our social change work.

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It's Time to Update the Definition of a Website - Search Engine Watch (#SEW)

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It''s Time to Update the Definition of a Website - Search Engine Watch (#SEW) : The Definition of a Website Must be Updated Out With The Old Unfortunately, the current outdated definition of a website has perpetuated the view of a website as an exercise in technology, rather than a function of business

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How to Be a Wizard at Tech Training Design and Delivery

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The 2016 session took all of the trainers’ lessons learned from the previous session and improved upon the presentation and exercises. Using a content interaction exercise grid to prepare varied interactive exercises (a blank grid is included with the session handouts).

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How To Be A Healthy Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

If you're like many leaders, you're "too busy" to exercise on a regular basis. Truth is, there are ways to fit exercise and healthful habits into your busy day that will pay off in dividends. Include exercise times, even if they are just in 10-minute increments, on your calendar.

How To Be Fitter Faster

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Overall, within the book's four parts , you'll learn: How to motivate yourself to exercise What you need to know about aerobic exercise, strength training and stretching What to eat and how to prevent pain The workouts to help you get fit fast Robert J. I was fit early in my life.

Running for Charity Takes Mobile Turn

AFP Blog

An article at Mashable gives the low down on Charity Miles, an exercise app that nestles nicely on your Apple or Android phone Running for Charity Takes Mobile Turn : You don't have to wait for that run or walk for charity in two weeks. If you have a smartphone, your daily stroll or run can earn money for charity.

Want More Constituents on Your Website? Don’t Annoy Them!

NetWits

Let’s establish this point up front by doing an easy exercise. Now please, literally take the time to do these next two steps, and everything else will make sense. Read, out-loud (quietly, of course if you’re in the office!), at your standard talking pace, the following two lines

Leadership Step By Step

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Spodek guides you through what to do and how to do it in an integrated and comprehensive progression of exercises designed to cultivate key abilities, behaviors, and beliefs through experiences. Yes, it will take you some time to read Joshua Spodek 's new book, Leadership Step by Step.

Experiential Leadership Development

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While the trip was a rich and deep experience, I using this post to reflect on the instructional design of the exercises and small group facilitation techniques. The design included the following structure to allow for full group and small group dialogue, interaction, and exercises.

How To Be A Healthier Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

If you''re like many leaders, you''re "too busy" to exercise on a regular basis. Truth is, there are ways to fit exercise and healthful habits into your busy day that will pay off in dividends. Include exercise times, even if they are just in 10-minute increments, on your calendar.

Digital Marketing Plan For Nonprofits: The Definitive Guide (2017)

Nonprofits Source

While the top 10 articles on diabetes recipes average 12,366 shares… This exercise will you give an idea of what topics will get the most social exposure for your organization. Does your nonprofit have a digital marketing plan ?

How To Be A Healthier Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

If you're like many leaders, you're "too busy" to exercise on a regular basis. Truth is, there are ways to fit exercise and healthful habits into your busy day that will pay off in dividends. Include exercise times, even if they are just in 10-minute increments, on your calendar.

Trainer’s Notebook: Facilitating Brainstorming Sessions for Nonprofit Work

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Group Idea Generation: After laying out the ground rules and a simple warm up exercise, participants are encouraged to share their ideas verbally. Brainstorming Warm Up Exercise. Do a warm up exercise to get people in a positive mindset (see above).

DoSomething.org Uses Text Messaging to Help Teens Fight Stress

Mobile Commons

So it’s no surprise that breathing exercises can help lower stress & anxiety. Text BREATHE for 3 exercises to try! Exercise 1: Close your eyes. Text 2 for exercise 2. Exercise 2: Place one hand on your chest and the other hand on your abdomen.

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Trainer’s Notebook: The Digital Nonprofit: A Participatory Workshop

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Opening Exercise. The session kicked off with a Spectragram exercise involving the full group. I learned this technique from Allen Gunn from Aspiration over ten years ago at 2007 Penguin Day. We decided to use an understanding exercise, a SWOT analysis related to the topics.

5 Steps to Addressing Sensitive Conversations in Social Media

NetWits

For many organizations social media isn't simply a new medium to learn and manage, its also an exercise in control-or lack thereof. What if users say something inappropriate, out of line with the organization's messaging, or even worse, downright offensive or problematic? I often hear this reasoning for reluctence to utilizing social media by non-profits, espeically by those with an organized opposition and/or sensitive topics

Back to School: New Tech for the Classroom of the Future

Byte Technology

Online resource EdSurge has even compiled a five-point list for educators to help understand and begin merging VR into their lectures and lab exercises as well as how to create their own custom-made videos as supplements to their normal teaching routines.