Hiring Without a Handshake—Get Virtual Interviewing Right

.orgSource

Interviewing in a virtual environment adds a dimension to an already high stakes process. […]. The post Hiring Without a Handshake—Get Virtual Interviewing Right appeared first on.orgSource. Every new hire is either an opportunity for success or a challenge to it.

Story Interviews for Non-Profits

The Storytelling Non-profit

When I talk with non-profit professionals about their storytelling endeavors, I often get asked questions about interviewing someone for their story. Story interviews for non-profits are a skill you can master. Your next step is to set up a story interview.

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It’s time we pay interview-stage job applicants for their time

Nonprofit AF

Hiring Race, Equity, Diversity, Inclusion interviews job applicants job searching nonprofitQuick note before we start: Several groups across the country are putting on a PEEP (Party to Enhance Equity in.

Letter from the Editor: Blue Avocado Interviews

Blue Avocado

The post Letter from the Editor: Blue Avocado Interviews appeared first on Blue Avocado Dear reader: For a humble period of time, I’ve interacted with nonprofit executive directors, board members, and staff to share with nonprofits the practical wisdom acquired through working in the sector.

Five Cultural Fit Interview Questions

Eric Jacobsen Blog

If you are leading an organization and are the last person to interview a candidate, focus your questions more on trying to see if the person is a cultural fit. Cultural Fit Culture Interview Interview Questions Interviewing Candidates Leaders Leadership

Are You Prepared for Your Next Nonprofit Job Interview?

NonProfit PRO

I was recently asked to sit on a nonprofit position interview as an unpaid adviser. I was also asked to serve as an adviser to a nonprofit search committee. Another hiring firm contacted me recently and asked me to recommend them to a prospective nonprofit.

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Influencer Interview: Lisa Chimola

NonProfit Hub

Check out the full interview with Lisa Chimola on our Facebook ! The post Influencer Interview: Lisa Chimola appeared first on Nonprofit Hub.

When Bill.com Interviewed Our CEO, Chantal Sheehan

Blue Fox

A Story About How We Serve Clients… When Bill.com calls to interview your CEO, you jump at the opportunity! In this interview, she explains how Blue Fox takes advantage of Bill.com’s AI-powered Intelligent Virtual Assistant to most efficiently serve clients.

How to Interview Strong for a Fundraising Job

Top Nonprofits

CFRE, as our guest for a webinar entitled: “How to Interview Strong” or “How Interviewing is Like Asking for a Major Gift”. How to Interview Strong for a Fundraising Job or, How Interviewing is Like Asking for a Major Gift. How to avoid common interview mistakes.

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How To Identify A Leader During An Interview

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The next time you are interviewing a candidate and you want to access their leadership skills, consider asking the candidate these questions : What personal qualities define you as a leader?

Five Cultural Fit Interview Questions

Eric Jacobsen Blog

If you are leading an organization and are the last person to interview a candidate, focus your questions more on trying to see if the person is a cultural fit.

Interview: Kedar Iyer, PickyPolly

Amy Sample Ward

I found the project so interesting that I wanted to share it with you here in an interview, covering some key questions from Kedar. Tags: interview application conservation engagement environment innovation mobile I recently had the opportunity to connect with Kedar to learn about a new project to help users measure and manage their consumption, in effect encouraging them to control their environmental impact.

Interview with Bryan Stevenson: On Juneteenth and Justice

Saleforce Nonprofit

In this interview, Stevenson shares his thoughts on how we seek to reconcile as a nation, how he personally handled prejudice and racism, his path to his true calling, and how he finds the strength everyday to keep on fighting. What is the Opposite of Poverty?

Five Cultural Fit Interview Questions

Eric Jacobsen Blog

If you are leading an organization and are the last person to interview a candidate, focus your questions more on trying to see if the person is a cultural fit. Advisory Leadership Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Interviewing Interviewing Candidates Interviewing Leaders LeadershipHere are a few questions to pose to potential new hires (from the book, Advisory Leadership : What motivates you? What are you passionate about?

Interview: Colin Rhinesmith, CCTV Cambridge

Amy Sample Ward

Colin told me that they recently held a very popular social media workshop for seniors at Cambridge Community Television ( @cctvcambridge ) but that it is a topic that would benefit from more coverage – so, I asked if I could interview him! You can learn more about the workshop and the issues seniors face with social media in the interview below. Tags: interview communitys resources seniors social media

Interview: SXSW4Japan Raises over $120,000 #sxswcares

Amy Sample Ward

fundraising interview case study disaster japan online fundraising sxswSouth by Southwest ( SXSW ) Interactive is a conference, that takes place each Spring in Austin, TX, with over 20,000 web influencers, emerging tech, and creatives. Last month, the Japan earthquake and tsunami occurred on March 11th 2011, the first day of the conference. SXSWcares , co-branded as SXSW4Japan, was a campaign that rallied the SXSW community to raise awareness and harness support for disaster relief.

The Woman Behind the Blue Fox Logo: An Interview with Juhli Greene

Blue Fox

That was 3 years ago and in honor of the anniversary, we thought it would be fun to interview Juhli and learn more about her creative process, her company and working with Blue Fox. The f amous art director Paul Rand said, “ Design is the silent am bassador of your b rand.

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The Best Places To Hold A Job Interview

Eric Jacobsen Blog

One of the reasons you want to interview people in three different places is that candidates will usually be at their very best in the first interview (likely in your office ). So, consider interviewing the candidate over a lunch at a nearby restaurant.

My Colorado Project empowers local change: Interview with Jason Manke

Amy Sample Ward

Check out the interview below to learn more about how My Colorado Project is empowering local change! case studies interview case study colorado interviews philanthropy social actionI recently came across the My Colorado Project when Jason Manke connected with me, asking for feedback and ideas about community building and online community engagement tools.

Interview: Scott Anderson of ClientTrack

Amy Sample Ward

I recently had the opportunity to connect with Scott Anderson from ClientTrack , a software solution aimed at increasing the impact of social benefit organizations and their work by “integrating people, processes, and technology.&# You can learn more about Scott and the work ClientTrack is doing in the interview below. —– I’m so happy to share this interview with Scott because of the great examples he has to share from his work and the sector.

Interview with CEO Joe Phoenix on Launching the Philantech® Cloud

Givinga Blog

Last week, we announced the launch of our Philantech® cloud and BostInno reporter Miranda Perez interviewed our CEO Joe Phoenix on the launch and why it comes at an important time. . The post Interview with CEO Joe Phoenix on Launching the Philantech® Cloud appeared first on Givinga.

Interview with Rob Wu & Public Launch of CauseVox

Amy Sample Ward

Check out the short interview with Rob below and a preview of some of the functionality launched today! Interview: Rob Wu, CauseVox Founder. fundraising interview launchI’m not sure if you caught the news today but CauseVox has launched their public beta!

The Three Places To Interview Job Candidates

Eric Jacobsen Blog

One of the reasons you want to interview people in three different places is that candidates will usually be at their very best in the first interview (likely in your office ). So, consider interviewing the candidate over a lunch at a nearby restaurant. And, finally, consider interviewing them in a group setting where you invite a variety of your employees to be part of the group.

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Top Cybersecurity Interview Questions

Connection Cafe

Cybersecurity Interview Questions. In this article, we have seen the Top 25 interview questions and answers in cybersecurity. Cybersecurity is crucial to every organization. Cybersecurity demand is high in almost all industries across the world.

Interview: John Brennan of OpenAction

Amy Sample Ward

You can learn more about John and OpenAction in the interview below. Tags: interview maps data openaction opensource philanthropy socialactions I recently had the opportunity to connect with John Brennan , the driving force behind OpenAction.org , which empowers individuals and organizations by helping them tell the world about the positive impact their actions have.

DonorsChoose Interview & Social Media Challenge

Amy Sample Ward

My collaborator, JD Lasica , at SocialBrite has just posted the interview and details below. Interview with founder Charles Best. Tags: challenge fundraising donorschoose interview social media socialbrite video Please support the SocialBrite team (or any other blogger) in the Social Media Challenge! DonorsChoose: open source philanthropy from JD Lasica on Vimeo. Social Media Challenge is a leading example of micro-giving.

Interview: Ricard Espelt on Copons 2.0

Amy Sample Ward

Learn more in the interview below. Now, after a year interviewing different people and creating the platform, you can share your talkingabout topic and create, together, a mosaic of experiences, stories and projects with Web 2.0 Tags: interview community building gov2.0

What You Need to Know About Video Interviews

Web Courseworks Associations

Video interviewing platforms frequently field questions around the benefits of implementing video interviews when you are already using a video chat or video conferencing tool. Video Chat vs. Video Conference vs. Video Interview. Types of Video Interviews.

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How To Spot A Leader During A Job Interview

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The next time you are interviewing a candidate and you want to access their leadership skills, consider asking the candidate these questions: What personal qualities define you as a leader? Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Interviewing Interviewing Candidates Interviewing Leaders Job Interview Leadership

Five Critical Cultural Fit Job Interview Questions

Eric Jacobsen Blog

If you are leading an organization and are the last person to interview a candidate, focus your questions more on trying to see if the person is a cultural fit. Advisory Leadership Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Interview Questions Job Interview LeadershipHere are a few questions to pose to potential new hires (from the book, Advisory Leadership : What motivates you? What are you passionate about?

Interview: Social Media and Social Entrepreneurs

Amy Sample Ward

Petra wanted to a short interview before the event was over and she asked some interesting questions, like: What’s so powerful in social media for social entrepreneurs. Tags: interview social entrepreneurs socialmedia video This past weekend I had the opportunity to be in Rotterdam, Netherlands, for the European Summit. There I met Petra Kroon in person, someone I follow online in the nonprofit technology space.

How To Identify A Leader During An Interview

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The next time you are interviewing a candidate and you want to access their leadership skills, consider asking the candidate these questions: What personal qualities define you as a leader? Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Interview Job Interview Leader Leaders LeadershipDescribe a situation when these qualities helped you lead others. Give an example of when you demonstrated good leadership. What is the toughest group from which you've had to get cooperation?

How An Old Interview Approach Increased Our Volunteer Retention by 30%

Wild Apricot

But what most nonprofits don’t realize is that the problem may lie in how your candidates are interviewed. twentyhats elisa interview retention volunteerIf you’re experiencing low volunteer retention, you’re familiar with how much time and resources it can take to constantly market and recruit new volunteers. In my experience, one simple simple change to that process may dramatically improve volunteer retention.

Interview: Avi Kaplan, Epic Change for TweetsGiving

Amy Sample Ward

Find out more in the interview below! Tags: events interview africa epic change fundraising philanthropy tweetsgiving twitter Originally posted on the NetSquared blog. I recently had the opportunity to connect with Avi Kaplan, the Community and Events Director at Epic Change , to discuss the upcoming TweetsGiving campaign and events.

Interview: Avi Kaplan, Epic Change for TweetsGiving

Amy Sample Ward

Find out more in the interview below! Tags: events interview africa epic change fundraising philanthropy tweetsgiving twitter Originally posted on the NetSquared blog. I recently had the opportunity to connect with Avi Kaplan, the Community and Events Director at Epic Change , to discuss the upcoming TweetsGiving campaign and events.

Interview: Kivi Leroux Miller, The Nonprofit Marketing Guide

Amy Sample Ward

I’m thrilled to have the chance to share an interview with her here and encourage you to add your questions in the comments! This interview is part of her virtual book tour; check out the full calendar of events. Tags: interview marketing best practice fundraising storytelling I’ve followed Kivi’s work for years and am happy to call her a colleague and friend.

Five Key Interview Questions

Eric Jacobson

If you are leading an organization and are the last person to interview a candidate, focus your questions more on trying to see if the person is a cultural fit. Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Greg Friedman Interview Questions Interviewing Interviewing Candidates Interviewing LeadersHere are a few questions to pose to potential new hires (from the new book, Advisory Leadership : What motivates you? What are you passionate about?

Listen Well And Do Exit Interviews

Eric Jacobsen Blog

So, do an exit interview whenever possible with each departing employee. Employees Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Exit Interviews Exit Plans LeadershipKnowing why an employee leaves your company can help you to reduce your employee turnover rate.

Social Actions API, Semantic Web, and Linked Open Data: An Interview with Peter Deitz

Amy Sample Ward

interview webtools api data innovation open data semantic web social actionsI’ve followed and supported the work of Peter Deitz and Social Actions ever since hearing about his passion and ideas a few years ago. There’s a lot happening with Social Actions right now but one bit of news is really exciting, and needs to be highlighted: some incredibly important technical enhancements have recently been made to the Social Actions API.

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Bright Association Press Interview With Chief Apricot

Wild Apricot

Here are excerpts from an interview with Dmitry Buterin, Chief Apricot, as part of Webbright Services'' Bright Association Press series. Wild Apricot Service-Partners

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Fox News Interview

VisionLink

The interview focuses on the role of technology, social media, and Apps relating to disaster response and community services. While I am much more comfortable on the other side of the camera lens, pleased to include this link to Fox News. The key points are simply that moving forward, both day-to-day and emergency services are best delivered with the general public as part of a more comprehensive flow of information. It''s a two - way street.

Five Key Interview Questions

Eric Jacobson

If you are leading an organization and are the last person to interview a candidate, focus your questions more on trying to see if the person is a cultural fit. Advisory Leadership Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Interview Questions Interviewing LeadershipHere are a few questions to pose to potential new hires (from the book, Advisory Leadership : What motivates you? What are you passionate about?

Interview: Marshall Kirkpatrick on the Real Time Web Report

Amy Sample Ward

The Real-Time Web and Its Future , a new report from ReadWriteWeb , focused on the changing ecosystem of the Web, one that runs in real-time. “For the following report, we interviewed 50 companies, developers and executives building or leveraging real-time Web technology. Review the Table of Contents and read the report introduction now, or learn more in the following interview. One of the organizations I did an interview with was the American Red Cross.