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45 LinkedIn Groups for Nonprofit Professionals to Network or Find Jobs

Wild Apricot Blog

There are hundreds of nonprofit groups on LinkedIn. networking LinkedIn-Groups LinkedInHere I’ve segmented the top ones into the categories and written a few lines about each to help you decide which ones to join.

The Two Most Important Groups for College and University Fundraising

Connection Cafe

But when it comes to fundraising, two groups stand head and shoulders above the rest: major donors and your school’s alumni.

BREAKING: LinkedIn is Shutting off the Jobs Tab for Groups

SocialFish

We’re continually developing product features to enhance your LinkedIn groups experience. Only $195 for a posting! Holy crap!!

LinkedIn Groups Have Changed. Do They Still Make Sense for your Org?

SocialFish

A few weeks ago, LinkedIn announced that they were going to be rolling out some pretty big changes to their Groups feature. Content Moderation.

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Five Recent LinkedIn Group Updates Nonprofits Need to Know About

Nonprofit Tech for Good

With the launch of new a LinkedIn Groups design , the company resolved one of its most pressing problems – LinkedIn Group spam.

Why the Changes to LinkedIn Groups are Better for Your Users – and You

SocialFish

LinkedIn groups, I assure you, are not on the brink of going up in flames and burning group owners to the ground in their wake. p/vgSvCb.

How to Turn Your Staff from a Group into a Team

NonProfit Hub

After all, it says team and group are synonyms. Maybe you can be successful in your organization by just being a group,” Garry said.

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Wanted: Industry Advisory Group Members

Wild Apricot Blog

We’re looking for participants for a grassroots industry advisory group. Advisory-Group-membership If you''ve been involved in a small association, club or non-profit and want to be an advocate for your industry – check out this post for details!

Trainer’s Notebook: Group Polling Techniques and Tools and Incorporating Movement

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Help the participants narrow down topics to discuss or work in small group exercises (replaces sticky dot voting and visualize the vote technique).

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Table: Facebook Pages vs. Facebook Groups (vs. LinkedIn Groups)

Influence

Are you buffudled by the difference between Facebook Pages and Facebook Groups? Are you often confused about the difference between Facebook Pages and Facebook Groups? And how they compare to LinkedIn Groups? I often am. It's the most common question I receive when presenting on social media. read more. Influence Social Media

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11 Group Text Messaging Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

That said, below is an excerpt from Chapter 10: Group Text Messaging and Text-to-Give Technology. Add a “Subscribe to Receive Text Alerts!”

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11 LinkedIn Group Management Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The best practice listed below are result of spending the last three years maintaining and building the Social Media for Nonprofit Organizations LinkedIn Group. 11 LinkedIn Group Management Best Practices. In the era of social media, LinkedIn Groups have been one of the most underutilized and overlooked tools available to nonprofits.

The 5 LinkedIn Groups Every Nonprofit Pro Should Join

NonProfit Hub

Mojalink is a specialist when it comes to connecting nonprofit professionals, and they are the creator of the group. Non-Profit Marketing.

3 Advisory Group Takeaways on Sponsorship and Raising Money

Wild Apricot Blog

In our latest conference call session, the Advisory Group took on the topic of “Sponsorship and Raising Money”. The group focused on finding, approaching and keeping sponsorships. Read the top 3 takeaways. sponsorship

Advisory Group Conference Call on Welcoming New Members

Wild Apricot Blog

Next week, we’re getting the group together to talk about “Best Practices for Welcoming New Members”. Our conference calls connect you with peers in similar situations, facing similar challenges. It's a place to share ideas, work on strategies & contribute best practices. Wild Apricot

Making Facebook Groups Rock for Nonprofits – Guest Post by Miriam Brosseau

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Making Facebook Groups Rock – Guest Post by Miriam Brosseau. Group chat. Events need not be restricted to members of the group.

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TAACCCT Grantee Focus Group / Reception

VisionLink

On behalf of TAConnecT, VisionLink''s Lois Ann Porter conducted a focus group at the AACC (American Association of Community Colleges) Convention: Igniting Innovation , and hosted a well attended networking reception. TAConnectT also hosted a networking reception for a wide range of leaders in this work. Dr. W.

The First Global Martus Users Group Meeting

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Guest Beneblog by Vijaya Tripathi The first ever Martus users group meeting took place earlier this month in Chiang Mai, the capital of Northern Thailand. Martus is Benetech's free and open source software package designed for human rights activists to collect stories and data about human rights abuses.

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Using Facebook Groups for Deeper Engagement with Audience or Your Peers

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Note from Beth: Facebook Groups can be used to help build communities and for deeper engagement and learning with your audience or peers.

“Social Media for Nonprofit Organizations” LinkedIn Group Reaches 40,000 Members

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Nothing kills an online community faster than spam (think Myspace ) and LinkedIn Groups have plenty of it. Attention Nonprofits! LinkedIn

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AIRS Conference: VisionLink Users Group Reception

VisionLink

The 2012 AIRS Conference kicks off today, and all VisionLink customers are invited to join several VisionLink staffers (including yours truly), this evening from 6:00 to 7:30 pm. Click here for more information. You can find us in the Gallier A/B Suite on the 4th floor. Stay tuned to more information about NextGen2.11. Dr. W.

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Guerilla Community-Building Group Provides Insight to Modernizing Your Organization

SocialFish

This group is about networking but it is also rooted in appreciation. Anything. Cater2.me Now, the role has taken on more dynamic implications.

ASU Lodestar Center Blog: American Humanics: An Elite Group

ASU Lodestar Center

Disclaimer Tuesday, May 17, 2011 American Humanics: An Elite Group posted by Lyn McDonough , American Humanics Program Coordinator Senior, ASU Lodestar Center "The few, the proud." American Humanics: An Elite Group Research Friday: Do you feel the force of the demo. Okay, okay — I stole this slogan from the U.S. Marine Corps.

Groups: A Review of Five Platforms to Build Community

Frogloop

If your organization is focused on building community among your activists and donors you’ve probably had to choose an online group tool. But which platform is best for your group? The most successful groups on Facebook are those whose members are passionate about the group’s focus and goals.

The Three Most Common Mistakes Nonprofit Group Admins Make on LinkedIn

Nonprofit Tech for Good

It’s at that point that the spammers take over and once a LinkedIn Group becomes overrun with spam, forget it. Only two! No kidding.

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Social Media’s Impact on Cause Marketing with Chris Noble

NetWits

He (along with his team at the Causemedia Group ) works to unite for-profit brands and non-profits for social good.

Living Social, Groupon, and The Like – Are These Group Deals Really a Good Deal for Your Organization?

Connection Cafe

Here’s some tips on how to take advantage of group deals, from a few of our friends in the Arts and Cultural space: Replace Your New Member Acquisition Marketing. The Center for Wooden Boats used a group deal site to offer 2 hours of free rowboat rental with the purchase of an Individual or Household Membership. Perhaps not.

Is the Future of Social Media Much Different for Non-profits?

NetWits

Internet Marketing and Communication Social Media altimeter group eMarketer mashabla social media StatsInteresting, but not unexpected.

Multiple Constituent Groups, One Database: Case Studies

Idealware

Written by Idealware's senior editor Chris Bernard, these three case studies illustrate the article " Multiple Constituent Groups, One Database? There’s some overlap between them, but mostly they’re completely different groups in terms of what we’re tracking,” Sohn said. PublishDate: December 2011. Author: Chris Bernard. Seven staff.

New Facebook Groups

NCE Social Media

This week Facebook rolled out a revised Groups feature. I wrote about Facebook groups previously. Facebook Groups Logo.

Is the Humane Society the First Nonprofit to Link to a Mobile Website in a Group Text Alert?

Nonprofit Tech for Good

They were also one of the first nonprofits to utilize Myspace back in 2005 and Facebook Groups in 2006. They are close. Very, very close.

5 Social Media Lessons for Nonprofits

See What's Out There

strategy kindling group Nonprofits polk brothers see3 social media social media boot camp But it doesn’t have to be.

What Small Membership Groups Want to Know About Technology

Wild Apricot Blog

Here's a look at some of the technology issues raised by the respondents in our recent Small Membership Insight Survey.

New Nonprofit Tech Community Groups!

NTEN

Groups are developed and supported by volunteer community organizers. Have an idea for a group? Check them out! Let me know!

The Internet's Role in Creating and Sustaining Groups

Wild Apricot Blog

The report confirms that "the internet is now deeply embedded in group activities and in how people create, join, participate in, and sustain groups." This national survey, released in January, "found that 75% of all American adults are active in some kind of voluntary group or organization and internet users are.( read more ).

3 Sessions In - Small Membership Advisory Community

Wild Apricot Blog

Advisory-Group-membership Here''s an update on our newly launched Small Membership Advisory Community - and details about how you can join in.

Focus Group of One : Target Marketing

AFP Blog

Focus Group of One : Target Marketing : "If you''re sending your marketing campaigns without benefit of A/B or multi-variant testing—most companies admit to fewer than five tests per month—you are effectively acting as a focus group of one. You are assuming all of your constituents feel the same way about your campaign as you do.

Ten Video Tips for Nonprofits

NTEN

Pelaia Media Group. Advocacy Community Geof Pelaia nptech nten Pelaia Media Group Social Media Strategy video Communications Fundraising Geof Pelaia. Founder and Marketing Consultant. A well thought out video strategy can accomplish all of these goals and more.

Technology, philanthropy team up for religious groups

AFP Blog

Technology, philanthropy team up for religious groups : "Through the expansion of eligibility rules, U.S. churches and nonprofit organizations are able to apply for donated desktop equipment and office software. Dan Webb, vice president of technology solutions and services at TechSoup Global, explains how it works." ''via Blog this

Advisory Series - 3 Ideas For Growing Your Association Membership

Wild Apricot Blog

Advisory-Group-membership-Associations Here''s the first in our Advisory Series - offering key insights, best practices, lessons learned and successful strategies shared during Wild Apricot’s Small Membership Advisory Community sessions.