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

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Rob Jordan, Idealist Consulting. Keep in mind that cloud computing has been around a long time -- it was not until it got a fun name like cloud computing that people started paying attention. When considering cost of solution, keep in mind the solution you adopt will often be defined by the budget you have allocated for the project. Tags: cloud computing Infrastructure Newsletter NPTech NTEN rob jordan IT Staff

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

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Rob Jordan, Idealist Consulting. Keep in mind that cloud computing has been around a long time -- it was not until it got a fun name like cloud computing that people started paying attention. When considering cost of solution, keep in mind the solution you adopt will often be defined by the budget you have allocated for the project. Tags: cloud computing Infrastructure Newsletter NPTech NTEN rob jordan IT Staff

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Cloud Computing 101: What You Need to Know

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Rem Hoffmann, Exponent Partners , and Rob Jordan, Idealist Consulting. If you change your mind, or your needs change, you can simply switch to another solution. 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? The short answer: Cloud computing levels the technology playing field for nonprofits.

Social Media, Integrated Marketing and a Morning Out of the Office Sure Does a Body Good

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Author: Jill Ward. Yesterday, I spent the morning out of the office (yay!!)

Using Social Media to Speak *With* Your Audience.

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This is a guest post by Jordan Menzel, COO of CrowdHall. You are left with a crowd-sourced and prioritized list of what is on their minds and can now pick the top issues and provide a text, link, or video response whenever you want, once a day, once a week, or perhaps during a real-time event.

Top tips for Efficiently Measuring Social Media ROI & Getting Strategic with Your Data

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Author: Jordan Viator. In the same way key performance indicators are outlined for website metrics, fundraising goals or advocacy efforts, define successful outcomes from social media and keep these top-of-mind while building a social presence and/or campaign.

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

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Rami Al-Karmi , Founder and CEO of Shabakat , Al Ordon (JordanNet) and is serving as the E-Mediat Strategic Adviser for the Jordan In-Country Team shared some lessons about working as networked ngo.

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Turning Waste into Opportunity

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During the first day of the Growing Social Impact in a Networked World conference, I had plenty of opportunities to have my mind blown. As my own mind began to reconstruct meaning, I found myself thinking about two presentations in tandem. Audrey Jordan, a loaned exec of Annie E.

Nonprofit SXSW Goodness – Conference List Toppers, To-Dos and Topics of Interest

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Author: Jordan Viator. Truly learn the concept of ''with'' vs. ''for'' straight from the minds of 5 diverse and successful Gen Yers!".

Six reasons why co-creation makes SURGE a transformative event

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Editor’s disclosure: I’m speaking at Surge with Susan Cato of ASPB and Garth Jordan of HFMA about digital transformation, and it will be awesome, so you should attend!! Register now to join us in May, and add your mind to the mix! Guest post by Arianna Rehak.

7 Actionable SEO Strategies You Can Do Today

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If you’re new to on-page SEO, then you might want to look first at this post from Luke Jordan on Intergeek. When most people talk about SEO, link building usually comes to mind. You’ll hear them promoting their personal websites or if you have a celebrity in mind, you can simply type in the name in Google. This post originally appeared on Leapfroggr.com and was written by Dennis Seymour. It is reprinted here by permission.

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society - Untitled Article

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

My last Davos Diary piece for BBC News was published this week, 'Meetings of Minds'. The heads of major information technology companies invited me to attend multiple meetings to discuss the progress they had made as a group in bringing technology to students in Jordan and their desire to replicate that success elsewhere in the Middle East, as well as a major program in Brazil. This was fun to write, and this Davos was incredible.

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

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MT @atikaCNN Filming Syrian refugees crossing into Jordan safely – thanks @and_harper , @refugees + Jordan military pic.twitter.com/xMRJHR3xen. —

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With Joey’s process mind, we’re thinking we’ll create a more technical position, and hire someone who can write software and make Salesforce.com really sing. 4 Comments Brooks Jordan | Saturday, 12 January 2008 at 9:36 am Soon you’ll be the Google of non-profit CRM implementation. Facebook Linked In Twitter Home About Home We continue to grow…and grow some more! We continue to grow…and grow some more!

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7 Comments Brooks Jordan | Tuesday, 13 March 2007 at 10:54 pm Steve, Glad you’re alright. We all like to hear what’s on your mind. Facebook Linked In Twitter Home About Home I knew it had to happen eventually I knew it had to happen eventually Last Updated on Thursday, 22 March 2007 07:24 Written by Steve Tuesday, 13 March 2007 09:07 After 2 years of daily bike commuting in Seattle, I was finally hit by a car today. I’m a bit sore, but fine.

Mark Pesce at CUA09 - Think Like a Cloud, Make a Storm, Kill the Tower!

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Photo by James Jordan I'm actually in the clouds, flying to California on Virgin America using the (not free) wifi listening to Mark Pesce's keynote via Mike Seyfang delivered the other day at Connecting Up Australia the Nonprofit Technology Conference in Australia (see web site for details).

The Real Housewives of Social Media: Cooking up Recipes for Nonprofit Success

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Neff and Jordan Viator -- had the great opportunity to lead a session entitled " The Real Housewives of Social Media " Funny Photoshopped pictures were displayed of us, we sported aprons to hype the theme, and we shared information and case studies on various aspects of social media campaigning. The Tools by Jordan Viator of Convio Social media tools tend to be "bright, shiny objects" with which organizations become enamored.

Guest Post by Alan Levine: Social Media Recap from NMC 2009

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However I wanted to record, primarily for my own sake, while fresh in my mind a recap of the social media tools we used (and other related factors) for our conference. Thanks Jordan S for working with us on this!

Mpower Open Podcast | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Jordan Dossett said: I thought “I do not do product reviews of for-profit technology.&# Allan Benamer said: @Jordan Dossett: Yes, “I do not do product reviews of for-profit technology.” The old Heinleinian quote comes to mind: TANSTAAFL — There Ain’t No Such Thing As A Free Lunch. With that in mind, I don’t see how this post was lacking in vendor independence.

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Brooks Jordan | Saturday, 17 February 2007 at 3:41 pm Steve, what process map software are you using?

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Where are the twenty-something or GEN-Y Bloggers Who Are Writing About Social Change and Nonprofits?

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I wanted to listen to what was on their minds in general, although I was particularly keen on hearing any discussions or snippets about social change, nonprofits, and activism. ConnectionCafe : Connection Cafe has a quite a few Gen Y bloggers - Taylor Shanklin, Misty McLaughlin, Brandy Reppy, Lacey Kruger and Jordan Viator. Even though I'm more like twenty-something times 2.5, I attended the " Twenty-Something Meet Up " at the BlogHer Conference. Why did I go?

Must Hear Speech from Barack Obama and the Power of Podcasting

Have Fun - Do Good

should "mind its own business internationally and let other countries get along the best they can on their own" - a significant increase since the immediate aftermath of 9/11.

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