An Interview of Me in GEO Magazine in Italy - Anyone Understand Italian?

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She just skyped me to let me know it's on newstands now (in Italy). GEO magazine writer Marta Mainieri did an interview with me recently for the magazine. Anyone speak or read Italian

Five Nonprofits Maximizing YouTube’s Nonprofit Program

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Today, however, the program has been expanded to Australia, Canada, Germany, India, Ireland, Italy, and the United Kingdom and it offers some very powerful free tools to nonprofits: Google Wallet donate button.

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Five Nonprofits Maximizing YouTube’s Nonprofit Program

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Today, however, the program has been expanded to Australia, Canada, Germany, India, Ireland, Italy, and the United Kingdom and it offers some very powerful free tools to nonprofits: Google Wallet donate button.

Content Curation: Are You A Fire Hose or A Focusing Lens?

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If that headline caught your attention, thank Robin Good , a virtuoso content curator, who will join me remotely from Italy when I do a talk on content curation at the next Social Media 4 Nonprofits Conference in January. Flickr Photo by Salendron.

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

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Phone numbers are provided for those in the United States and Canada and Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom. Date: Wednesday, October 23, 2013.

What Can Nonprofits Learn from Robin Good, the Best Content Curator on the Planet?

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He will join me via skype from Italy for an interview and discussion. I recorded the above skype interview as a technology back up – it is filled with great advice and worth listening to for 14 minutes. (If you’re short on time, I have a transcript linked to resources here ).

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Best Practices for Content Curation for Nonprofits at Social Media for Nonprofits Conference

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Robin Good , one of the best content curators on the planet, will join me via skype from Italy. Source: bethkanter.org via Beth on Pinterest. On January 30th, I’m speaking at the Social Media for Nonprofits in New York City.

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Proud Father and Husband: Concert in Palo Alto

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Kate will be heading to Europe this fall to sing professionally in Italy for the Turin Opera Company, as the winner of one of three Opera Foundation Scholarships. Full disclosure: there is a suggested $20 donation for adults at the door, which will help Kate as she journeys to Italy.

#IFC2014 International Fundraising Congress: Inspire, Connect, Transform

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I also keynoted the NGO track at the Internet Festival in Pisa, Italy (more about that in separate post later). Source: Pamela Sutton-Legaud.

Facebook Timeline Contests – Everything Your Nonprofit Needs for Success

John Haydon

French contest rules must be registered with a notary public, Italian contest entries must be collected on a server located in Italy, and in Brazil, you can only run sweepstakes in very limited cases. Facebook’s opened up a fun new avenue for pages to entertain fans and boost engagement.

Year-End Webinar Special for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Phone numbers are provided for those in the United States and Canada and Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.

Happy New Year: What’s Your Theme for the Year?

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The Sun Sets on 2014. This year I took off a full two weeks during the holiday, spending time with family on the Big Island on a coffee farm and mostly offline.

Foundation Supported Social Enterprises (FOSE): Expanding the Use of Program Related Investments

ASU Lodestar Center

She has studied the social enterprise and innovation at the University of Bologna, European Summer School on the Social Economy as well as the EMES European Research Network’s Summer School in Italy. posted by Patsy Kraeger, Ph.D. This blog post is second in a two part series on Foundation Supported Social Enterprises. Click here to read part one. Why did they do this? The Nick Simons Foundation did not have a large staff.

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Latest global social, digital, mobile data for ya

AFP Blog

Alongside regional pictures that capture the stats for every nation on Earth, we also present in-depth analyses for 24 of the world’s largest economies: Argentina, Australia, Brazile, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Nigeria, Poland, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Turkey, Thailand, the UAE, the UK, and the USA.

Fall Webinar Special for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Phone numbers are provided for those in the United States and Canada and Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.

How can nonprofit organizations measure community engagement?

ASU Lodestar Center

Making democracy work: Civic traditions in modern Italy. posted by Shayla Hubbard Project Coordinator, University of Arizona College of Medicine. Nonprofit organizations have the ability to connect and mobilize individuals.

Seven ways to be eternally awesome at Facebooking

John Haydon

If you want to speak Italian, go to Italy. Over the past two weeks, Facebook has yet again, flipped your universe upside down. They’ve nuked the like button , added a subscribe button , doubled up the News Feed , and revamped your Profile. It’s frustrating for sure.

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Mobile for Good: Trends to Watch at Mobile World Congress

Tech Soup Blog

An iPhone bought in the US for $815 is worth about $1,130 in Italy. This week, the world is gearing up for mobile's biggest global tradeshow, Mobile World Congress (MWC).

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TechSoup’s Refurbished Computer Initiative: You’ve Come A Long Way Baby

Tech Soup Blog

To be specific, they are our partners in Australia , New Zealand , Germany , France , Italy , India , Poland , and Romania. TechSoup’s Refurbished Computer Initiative (RCI) has provided warrantied refurbished computers and other IT devices to nonprofits and libraries for seven years now. In taking stock of things this Earth week we thought we’d take a look at how far we’ve come.

Summer Webinar Special for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Phone numbers are provided for those in the United States and Canada and Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.

Spring Webinar Special for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Phone numbers are provided for those in the United States and Canada and Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.

Fundraising 2.0: In Italian

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At the workshop where Steve Bridger presented was Paolo Ferrara, communication and fundraising manager at Terre des hommes Italy and senior member of the. in my flickr stream See presentation here.

Paolo Ferrara Interviewed In Il Sole 24 Ore and Leng Sopharath Campaign Profiled!

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with an italian journalist who's writing on IlSole24ore's technology insert"Nova24 " ("Il Sole 24 Ore" is the most important economic newspaper in Italy and the second, regarding readership, in Europe). Download sole24ore_fundraising.pdf.

Green Technology Summit Heads to Europe (and It's Kind Of a Big Deal)

Tech Soup Blog

One example of great refurbishing work is Banco Informatico Tecnologico e Biomedico (TechSoup Italia) in Italy. It's been 12 years since our own Jim Lynch teamed up with Willie Cade at PC Refurbishers and Recyclers to start the very first International Computer Refurbishers Summit (ICRS).

Great reads from January 14th through January 15th

Amy Sample Ward

New Marketing Summit 2008 - Events in San Francisco, Dallas, Boston, USA & Milan, Italy. These are my links for January 14th through January 15th: Justgiving now accepts PayPal - "As of today, anyone visiting the Justgiving website can now use PayPal, to make a donation.

Research Friday: Transforming the mindset from charitable giving to the social economy

ASU Lodestar Center

She has studied the social economy in summer schools at the University of Bologna, European Summer School on the Social Economy as well as the EMES European Research network in Italy. posted by. Patsy Kraeger, Ph.D. Welcome to Research Friday !

New Ideas and Experiences in Granting and Supporting Social Investment: The "Strange" Case of Foundazione CRT and Its Network

Tech Soup Blog

Foundations, at least in Italy, seem to be trying different approaches to grantmaking. Several TechSoup Global staffers recently participated in Foundation Week in Brussels. This post comes from TechSoup Global Network director Madhu Anand. Originally publised on the GuideStar International Blog.

Happy Blog Action Day!

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In addition, if he isn't jet lagged or dipping latte in Italy, I wonder what Jon Stahl or J Coleman think of blogger action days? Happy Blog Action Day ! On October 15th, bloggers around the web will unite to put a single important issue on everyone???s s mind - the environment.

The Culture Map

Eric Jacobsen Blog

"The way we are conditioned to see the world in our own culture seems so completely obvious and commonplace that it is difficult to imagine that another culture might do things differently, "says author Erin Meyer. "It

How To Understand Cultural Differences To Drive Business Success

Eric Jacobsen Blog

"The way we are conditioned to see the world in our own culture seems so completely obvious and commonplace that it is difficult to imagine that another culture might do things differently, "says author Erin Meyer. "It

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November 10: Bloggers Raise Awareness About Refugees During Bloggers Unite

Have Fun - Do Good

Flavours of Italy , the blog of Flavours Italian Cookery Holidays, an Italian holiday tour operator. Monday, November 10th, in an initiative similar to Blog Action Day , thousands of bloggers will post about refugee issues to raise awareness as part of Bloggers Unite.

Winter Webinar Special for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Phone numbers are provided for those in the United States and Canada and Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.

Bookshare without Borders: #2/3

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Based in Barcelona, Spain, Random House Mondadori originated from a joint venture between Random House and Mondadori, an editorial book and magazine leader in Italy (following the announcement of the merger of Penguin and Random House, Bertelsmann has acquired the 50% stake in Random House Mondadori that had been held by its Italian partner – a move that reinforces the company’s focus on developing Spanish-language markets in Latin America, as Ed Nawotka notes ).

5 Key Insights from the 2010 Global State of the Nonprofit.

NonProfit Trends

Responses were received from 2,383 individuals in Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, India, the Netherlands, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Fewer than half report such requests in Canada, France, Germany, and Italy.

The Great Good Place Book Discussion Part 3: Pockets of Third Places

Museum 2.0

When I was in Italy several years ago I was struck by the fact that every evening, outside of my small hotel window, what seemed like the entire town gathered in the square, the piazza, to just hang out.

The Social Life of PowerPoint Presentations (or why I really love SlideShare)

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I got an email from an instructor at Standard University continuing education who plans to remix it and an email from someone in Italy who will translate the game and fundraising case study into Italian. On Tuesday, I facilitated an introductory workshop on how nonprofits can use social media in Boston at the nonprofit technology conference and yet another remix of the curriculum wiki , presentation , and game designed by David Wilcox.

Nielsen: Social Networking Overtakes E-mail in Popularity

FI Space

Nielsen charted comparable or higher growth for Australia, Spain, Italy and the United Kingdom. Social networking has overtaken e-mail as the most popular Internet activity, according to a new study released by Nielsen. Active reach in what Nielsen defines as “member communities&# now exceeds e-mail participation by 67 percent to 65 percent.

Wearable Computing: Sussing Out the Frontiers of Nonprofit Technology

Tech Soup Blog

century Italy. What’s the use of being in San Francisco if you can’t check out some cutting edge tech conferences now and then? That’s one reason I went to the Wearables DevCon Conference.

10 Ways to Change the World Through Social Media

Social Actions

The project started in Santa Monica with a street performance of the classic Stand By Me and expanded to New Orleans, New Mexico, France, Brazil, Italy, Venezuela, South Africa, Spain, and The Netherlands.

Android — The new Google mobile phone OS | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

Some key members of the Open Handset Alliance include: __ __ China Mobile (CMCC) the largest telecom operator in the world __ __ Telefónica — 212 million clients in Europe, Africa and Latin America __ __ T-Mobile — 112 million clients worldwide __ __ Sprint Nextel __ __ as well as major providers in Italy, and Japan Popular handset providers LG, Samsung, and Motorola, are also on board.