What We Can Learn from Finnish NGOS About Resilience

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When discussing the ideas in The Happy Healthy Nonprofit: Strategies for Impact without Burnout , people in Finland have figured out keeping calm versus fire drill culture. Before I left for Finland, I read Timothy Walker’s Teach Like Finland: 33 Simple Strategies for Joyful Classrooms.

Fast Internet access becomes a legal right in Finland - CNN.com

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Fast Internet access becomes a legal right in Finland - CNN.com: "(CNN) -- Finland has become the first country in the world to declare broadband Internet access a legal right

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7 Ways to Avoid Fundraising Burnout

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Note from Beth: This week I’ve been in Finland at the invitation of the US Embassy to do trainings. Flickr Photo by Sam Livingston. On August 14th, I’m doing a FREE webinar with Soapbox Engage on how to raise more money and not burnout.

Free Webinar on October 23! Five Reasons Why Your Nonprofit Should Prioritize the Mobile Web in 2014

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Free Webinar on February 27: 10 Online Communications and Fundraising Best Practices for NGOs

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Fall Webinar Special for Nonprofits

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Summer Webinar Special for Nonprofits

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Spring Webinar Special for Nonprofits

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The Generosity of the TwiterVerse: Wall of fame

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Andrea Vascellari tweets it from Finland I tweeted my last fundraising appeal. And Connie Reece responded. Thank you Connie! The baseline number of the Leaderboard is 485. I'll update as we go. thank you. You can donate here.

Winter Webinar Special for Nonprofits

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Betsy Beaumon on Benetech's Literacy Program

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Other new international partners in 2012 include the National Library of Korea, Royal New Zealand Institute for the Blind, Studiebogservice (Denmark), South African Library for the Blind, and Celia Library (Finland).

America's Giving Challenge Official Results: We Came In First! Thank You Everyone!

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A Youtube Message of Support from Finland. The final, official results have arrived for America's Giving Challenge and I'm happy say that we came in first place for global causes ! This was truly a group effort - no one person could have done this alone.

Children’s charity checks into virtual hotel

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Habbo started in Finland in 2000, so pre-dates Second Life by three years or so. I’ve written previously about how the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children ( NSPCC ) has embraced innovation to raise awareness of its cause. Now Childline , which merged with the NSPCC last year, has created the Childline Zen Garden room in Habbo Hotel - a virtual community for teenagers.

Data for Global Health, Part II

Influence

Finland has an excellent health data system, but many developed-world countries struggle with health data too--even in Seattle, a leader in advanced medical research and practices, getting good data from the University of Washington Medical Center to the Department of Public Health, just a few blocks away, is a non-trivial task.

Best of Beth's Blog 2008: Finding The Top Ten Posts In Less Than Five MInutes!

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Sharing Foundation Has Supporters in Finland. One of the things I've been wanting to do for a while is review my blog content for the year and select the "Top 10" posts or the "best of" posts. Once a year in June, I do an overall benchmarking and ROI analysis of my blog using particular metrics. But, a top ten post would focus on the content itself - and also jump start some thinking that I need to do for a redesign of this blog.