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E-Mediat Networking Conference at the Dead Sea, Jordan

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I’m here at the Dead Sea in Jordan where I delivered the key note for the E-mediat Networking Conference, “New Media for the Networked NGO.”

Meeting the Geeks of Arabia at N2Vlabs Talks in Amman, Jordan

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E-Mediat is working with more than 220 NGOs in Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Tunisia, and Yemen. Rami Al-Karmi, N2V Lab. What Happens at n2vlabs.

How to: Getting Your Head (and Org) into the Clouds

NTEN

Rob Jordan, Idealist Consulting. Rob Jordan is a returning business development Peace Corps volunteer and the principal of Idealist Consulting, a technical consulting firm dedicated to advancing the mission of nonprofits through the implementation of affordable technology. traditional offline software) into the cloud (a.k.a. Most A.E.’s

Cloud Computing 101: What You Need to Know

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Rem Hoffmann, Exponent Partners , and Rob Jordan, Idealist Consulting. Tags: cloud computing Newsletter NPTech NTEN rem hoffmann rob jordan Everyone has come across the term "cloud computing", but what exactly does it mean? What relevance does it have to a nonprofit organization like yours? What's in the Cloud. It's open.

Guest Post by Jordan Viator: 5 tools nonprofits can be today to enhance their online presence and efficiency

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David J. Amid his top picks, David harped on a few tools and sites in particular David's top picks include: Social Networks. Video. File Sharing.

E-Mediat: Social Media Capacity Building for NGOs in the Arab World

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I’ll be Jordan and Morocco in March, 2011). Flickr Photo by SMEX Beirut. I started work on the E-Mediat project over a year ago.

5 Content Marketing Success Stories Your Nonprofit Needs to Imitate

NetWits

Yesterday we talked about the importance of content marketing for nonprofits. Hopefully you caught it. If not, go check it out. every 40 minutes.

Turning Teammates into Data Heroes

NTEN

NTEN: Jordan, give us a snapshot of your work at AoH. It helps other to advocate for your cause! Julia Smith. Education Manager. read more

4 Free Webinars to Clear Up Cloud Confusion

Tech Soup Blog

Autumn brings bright blue skies and fleecy cumulus clouds that eventually bring rain. Is the Cloud Right for You? Azure Autumn Skies. spanhidden.

New Study: Investing in Facebook is a Waste of Time

Frogloop

For the past few years, nonprofits have spent a lot of resources on building their Facebook page presence. So it''s now 2015 and guess what?

A Sweet Serving of Free Tech Webinars

Tech Soup Blog

Join Tech Impact's Jordan McCarthy on November 15 to learn about this free data visualization tool from Microsoft. Learn about Power BI.

Using Social Media to Speak *With* Your Audience.

SocialFish

This is a guest post by Jordan Menzel, COO of CrowdHall. This tool is awesomely cool – check it out. Blog it. Industry Insider

E-Mediat: Day 2 – The Networked NGO in the Arab World

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The participants were intrigued by the concept of Free Agents and the teams from Jordan and Lebanon discussed Free Agents in their countries.

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The Most Generous Online Giving Cities in the U.S.

Connection Cafe

West Jordan. according to Blackbaud’s most recent Charitable Giving Report. million to more than $8.3 million. . The regions (based on the U.S.

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Innovations in Online Advertising [Internet Advocacy Roundtable, June 2013]

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Jordan Lieberman , President of CampaignGrid. Waldo Tibbetts , Vice President of Rocket Fuel. IAR Nonprofit Events Technology Trends

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E-Mediat: Social Media and Digital Activism in the Arab World

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Rami Al-Karmi, Founder and CEO of Shabakat, Al Ordon (JordanNet) E-Mediat Strategic Advisor for Jordan. The 4 Ways Tech Can Change Politics.

Five Social Media Best Practices for Small NGOs in Developing Countries

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Finding refuge just across the border in Hartha, Jordan, the family now lives in a meager one-room shelter. Photo: Jeremy Barnicle/Mercy Corps.

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The Top 5 Lean Startup Resources for Social Good Organizations

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In his office, he had a stack of Lean Start Up books, authored by Eric Ries. He told me he makes every start up in his lab read it. No worries!

The Power of Our Collective Professional Networks and Transdisciplinarity Learning

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It was a great learning experience from both a process and content perspective. What are the opportunities for reciprocity?

How Save the Children Is Using An Edgy Infographic As Part of A Multi-Channel Campaign for Children in Syria

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We are working with refugees on the ground in Jordan, Lebanon and Iraq. This infographic is part of a multi-channel campaign. Strategy

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Using Virtual Reality to Showcase Nonprofit Impact

Tech Soup Blog

Truth be told, my eyes had to adjust at first and I found myself unashamedly spinning around in my chair and soaking up this truly unique experience.

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Facebook Linked In Twitter Home About Home Contingent Thinking Contingent Thinking Last Updated on Thursday, 11 January 2007 10:47 Written by Steve Thursday, 11 January 2007 10:47 I just got a copy of Peter Schwartz’s book The Art of the Long View on the recommendation of Brooks Jordan. Leave a Reply Click here to cancel reply.

Celebrate International Women’s Day

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Nermeen Obeidat, Country Director, Jordan, @nobeidatDiana. The certificate above. Heather Murphy, Senior Program Officer, @hmurphyiiesf.

International Organizations and Social Media: News, Engagement, and Social Data for Policy Change

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The course is about how to leverage networks and social media for learning and impact. In fact the range of issues is pretty wide ranging. GeV at 4.9

How Nonprofit Leaders Make Time for Social Media and Other Secrets to Adoption

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The workshop is co-presented by S tanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society. We can learn from leading entrepreneurs. Model the Model.

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Zoetica Salon: A Couple of Good Resources

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A big shout out to their new Director of Social Media, Jordan Viator. Here’s a few good resources shared on the wall in the past week.

eLearning on limited resources - The NonProfit TimesThe NonProfit Times

AFP Blog

They said that when these tips become reality, both the technology and learning functions work collaboratively toward organization success. In the best tradition of lists, they start at 5 and end with " 'via Blog this'. NPelearning

Introducing the 2013 Communities of Impact

NTEN

As Amy wrote recently, many of you have told us that 2013 will be the year you really tackle the data at your organizations. (If If you missed that post, check it out for case studies, webinars, and other resources that might help.) One of our big projects for the year will, we hope, create a space for 19 thought leaders to do just that.

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How to: Getting Your Head (and Org) into the Clouds

NTEN

Rob Jordan, Idealist Consulting. Rob Jordan is a returning business development Peace Corps volunteer and the principal of Idealist Consulting, a technical consulting firm dedicated to advancing the mission of nonprofits through the implementation of affordable technology. traditional offline software) into the cloud (a.k.a. Most A.E.’s

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E-Mediat: Reflections from the Conference in Fez, Morocco

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In Jordan, we did the Debka, a Lebanese dance. Group Photo with Certificates. 1. Facilitating Tri-Lingual Events: Not Lost in Translation.

Changing the world, one sxsw session at a time

Beaconfire Wire

Jordan & Amanda Hirsch. For some people, they can’t wait for excitement of christmas morning. I feel the same way about the day that the sxsw panel picker opens for voting. Sure, I’m weird. But in the best possible way, right? (of of course right). Without further ado, vote for all these great ideas. UX Smackdown! Build.

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Active, Advanced or Averse - Nonprofit Change & Social Media

Connection Cafe

Author: Jordan Viator. Seth writes “Take a look at the top 100 twitter users in terms of followers. None of them are non-profits.

The Real Housewives of Social Media: Measurement Tips

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Jordan Viator decided to photoshop us and create flyers to promote our session. You can see the full slide deck here. I'm still laughing.

Creating Learning Experiences That Connect, Inspire, and Engage

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Photo by Beth Kanter, Net Funders Conference, October, 2011. A few days ago I opened the door on a new learning journey. Techniques. Great Endings.

Is Social Media Right for Your Organization?

Connection Cafe

Author: Jordan Viator. Guest post from John Chen, @ johnYSchen , DC-based nptechie and nonprofiteer. It's evident that social media has become ingrained into our daily lives. Organizations are hearing: “You need to be on social media.” ” “You need to be where your customers and potential customers are.”

How to Hype Up Your Next Fundraising Event

NonProfit Hub

Michael Jordan definitely didn’t start out as a professional basketball player. There are hours of practice involved. Mystery.

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E-Mediat Day 1: A Networked Mindset To Capacity Building

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Photo by @sdarine. I have the honor of co-training with some of the best folks doing work in this part of the world. February 27, 2011. Strategy.

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E-Mediat Day 3: Digital Activism

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Mary Joyce leads a session on digital activism using the Story of Electronics. To reflect on how these modules might be used in their own trainings.

E-Mediat: Networked Capacity Building in the Middle East

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The goal is to train over 150-250 NGOs in Jordan, Lebanon, Yemen, Morocco, and other countries and help them put social media skills into practice.

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A Survey from the Communities of Impact: Data Practices in the Nonprofit Sector

NTEN

The CoI survey committee: Michelle Chaplin, Eric Eagon, Doug Jacquier, Matt Koltermann, Mark Mathyer, Andrew Means, Jordan Michelson, Marisol Pierce-Quinonez, Jeff Piestrak, and Michael Silberman. One of the CoI cohorts recently launched a survey to better understand how nonprofits and NGOs around the world use data.