Meatball Subs & Knowledge Management

Michael Stein's Non-profit Technology Blog

And it's a significant story as your organization starts to think about knowledge management. We see lost knowledge gobbling up time and money in our own organization and in the offices of our clients all the time. And one major way knowledge is lost is that the documents in which the relevant knowledge can be found are not easily retrievable. We wrote a document management system for the president of a major university a few years ago that took this approach.

What is Online Knowledge? How can OpenCalais help create better Online Knowledge?

Allegiance Group

Much has changed since humanity acknowledged the word knowledge and started to classify the various subject matters into categories and taxonomies of learned disciplines. The definition of knowledge is outside the scope of this article because of simple reasons. I am not as qualified as the university professors, or librarians who pour their blood, toil, trouble, and tears into the understanding of knowledge and wisdom. What I do know about is what knowledge is online.

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Innovation, KPIs and Jerry Maguire

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Now, don’t get me wrong, I love movies that show the virtue of risk taking — my favorite film is Harold & Maude, which is entirely about finding one’s own way in the universe. Analytics Knowledge Management Nonprofits Uncategorized In the digital world, resting on one’s laurels is not an option, and what engages users today, may fail tomorrow. However, the best way to create a culture of innovation isn’t clear.

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Copyright Doesn’t Have to be All or Nothing: Intellectual Property Rights and Creative Commons

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Whole communities write fan fiction around existing imaginary universes. Tags: Intellectual Property Creative Commons Knowledge Management Business Strategy and Process Copyright Copyright, according to the US government is: a form of protection provided by the laws of the United States (title 17, U. Code) to the authors of “original works of authorship,” including literary, dramatic, musical, artistic, and certain other intellectual works.

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

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Nonprofit Management. Nonprofit Management / @BoardSource. Nonprofit Management. It features valuable opportunities for executives, senior management, and board members. Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management / Pittsburgh, PA / $150. Alliance Management Institute (AMI). Alliance Management Institute (AMI). The Alliance Management Institute (AMI) is a capstone experience for students seeking the Certified Nonprofit Professional (CNP) credential.

Building a Tech-Driven Legal Aid Network for the 21st Century

Saleforce Nonprofit

In 2013, CARPLS moved its case- and knowledge-management system to a customized version on Salesforce. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Law before moving to Chicago in 1991 upon completing his clerkship with Judge Gerald E.

The Machine is… | Beaconfire Wire

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Yahoo Introduces “Pipes&# » The Machine is… Posted Wednesday, February 7th, 2007 at 3:51 pm by usha (14 posts) Kansas State University Digital Ethnography department has posted “ Web 2.0 : The Machine is Us/ing Us &# piece on YouTube. Related Posts Kicking Off With IUE-CWA iPhone Rant #37: Mobile Browsing What is Online Knowledge? How can OpenCalais help create better Online Knowledge?

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How the Nonprofit Sector Can Share What We Learn and Why We Should

Beth Kanter

Note from Beth: I’ve been a big believer in shared knowledge and learning for the sector. IssueLab has been working for ten years to apply the age-old knowledge management question, “what if I knew what others know?” You might call what we’re doing Big Knowledge, or Big (Qualitative) Data. Our sector—foundations, nonprofits, and university-based research centers—is producing knowledge at a rapid clip.

Christian Kreutz, Web 2.0 for Development Blogger, is in Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam Now. Cambodian Education System Changes To OpenSource Software!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

He is also interested in approaches network learning and highlights knowledge management for development. (He At a massive ceremony that took place on 22 January 2008, the Cambodian Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport presented its new Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Textbook for all schools that have computers, all universities and all teacher training facilities.

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Alison Cherry, Online Campaigns & Marketing Director | Beaconfire Wire

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Ali has a BA from Hamilton College and is completing her MBA at the University of Maryland. Skip to content Clients Services Portfolio About Us Contact Blog Home > Blog Recent Posts 07/16/2010: The Wisdom of the Old Spice Man 07/12/2010: Is your online campaign going to succeed?

Just Click Your [Logo] Three Times… | Beaconfire Wire

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One of the most significant discoveries is that the use of a logo in the upper-left corner as the primary avenue to return to a site’s homepage is not yet a universally known convention. I was shocked… shocked that the convention of clicking on an organization’s logo to get back to the home page didn’t seem to be common knowledge.

Batter up! Here’s the roster for N-TEN’s Great Open API Debate! | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

In that capacity he supports the Council’s mission as the executive responsible for IT infrastructure, online services, digital media, and knowledge management. He has twenty years of experience in non-profit information technology and operations management. Tom is responsible for developing GetActive’s product strategy, and he oversees the company’s product management, marketing, and user experience teams.

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Microtargeting with Facebook Social Ads | Beaconfire Wire

Allegiance Group

I’ll walk through the process of creating the universe, and how you can do the same, below the fold. We’ll start with the whole universe of 18 million US users age 18 or older. We probably want to expand the universe a little bit, so let’s drop in "computer programming" as well, bringing us up to 1,100.

Make an Accessible Web Site anywhere with WebAnywhere | Beaconfire Wire

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In comes the University of Washington to the rescue. Skip to content Clients Services Portfolio About Us Contact Blog Home > Blog Recent Posts 07/16/2010: The Wisdom of the Old Spice Man 07/12/2010: Is your online campaign going to succeed?

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Beaconfire Shines Even More Brightly | Beaconfire Wire

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Joanna’s background in research, analysis, and Web site management for Abt Associates, plus her majors in Mathematics and English with a minor in Computer Science from Oberlin College make her well equiped to take on this important position. Kesah Schmitt joins us as a Client Manager for ongoing client relationships. in Political Economy from Tulane University.

Taming the Last Unindexed Frontier | Beaconfire Wire

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From MIT’s technology review : Announced last month, the MIT Lecture Browser website gives the general public detailed access to more than 200 lectures publicly available though the university’s OpenCourseWare initiative. Share and Enjoy: Categories: Knowledge Management , Search Engines , Tech.

Thoughts on Twittergate | Beaconfire Wire

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These rules are almost universally outdated, a result of governing bodies that have the unenviable role of policing themselves, and inertia is a powerful force in keeping things from being changed. Skip to content Clients Services Portfolio About Us Contact Blog Home > Blog Recent Posts 07/16/2010: The Wisdom of the Old Spice Man 07/12/2010: Is your online campaign going to succeed?

SxSW Wrapup | Beaconfire Wire

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The applications and ideas presented were for the most part universal, and it’s a great look at where the web is going in the next year. Skip to content Clients Services Portfolio About Us Contact Blog Home > Blog Recent Posts 07/16/2010: The Wisdom of the Old Spice Man 07/12/2010: Is your online campaign going to succeed?

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Viral video in the silly season | Beaconfire Wire

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While one is an pre-packaged phenomenon nearly universally loathed by Democrats and Republicans alike (see this study – 51% of Democrats were irritated by the videos while 41% were embarrassed) and the other is a former senator who shared the stage for several early debates, they actually have a lot in common.

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Did Facebook become your new Big Brother or a democracy? | Beaconfire Wire

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In this holiday week, it looks like two major developments are going on at Facebook that could see ramifications going far into the future, but which were probably scheduled to coincide with universities’ Thanksgiving break. Skip to content Clients Services Portfolio About Us Contact Blog Home > Blog Recent Posts 07/16/2010: The Wisdom of the Old Spice Man 07/12/2010: Is your online campaign going to succeed?

Wikipedia: the next research frontier | Beaconfire Wire

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And since its size is virtually limitless, it can hold the obscure knowledge that scholars crave. Though since there exist the equivalent in universities, I suppose it could be argued that Conservapedia is not only possible, it’s inevitable), there may be someone out there who needs to know something – do you want your contribution to human knowledge out there where it can help them or locked away in a dusty library?

Redesigning rebranding | Beaconfire Wire

Allegiance Group

While it’s certainly very lyrical, it doesn’t take into account the fact that there is only a very small universe of web-safe fonts , and straying from that universe means that while your organization’s site might look great on the Board’s computers, your users will have a totally different experience.

Clutter We Can Believe In | Beaconfire Wire

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These goals haven’t really changed much for the two versions of the site – the universe of undecided voters shifted from Dem primary voters to general election voters, and the activist pool had to expand to include a call for former activists for other candidates, but they’re still largely similar.

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Saturation Day | Beaconfire Wire

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In theory, in the weeks leading up to the Iowa Caucuses, what the candidates needed most was to convince a small universe of people to vote for them, and all that everyone else in the country could do is to contribute to that effort. Skip to content Clients Services Portfolio About Us Contact Blog Home > Blog Recent Posts 07/16/2010: The Wisdom of the Old Spice Man 07/12/2010: Is your online campaign going to succeed?

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To pay by phone, push “G” | Beaconfire Wire

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How long before adoption is universal enough to start using it (I’ll go on a limb and say six months)? Skip to content Clients Services Portfolio About Us Contact Blog Home > Blog Recent Posts 07/16/2010: The Wisdom of the Old Spice Man 07/12/2010: Is your online campaign going to succeed?

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The twilight of direct mail? | Beaconfire Wire

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The Ethics of AdBlock | Beaconfire Wire

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The site raised strong reactions from Digg users , who were almost universally opposed and had angry words (many of them misspelled) for the site’s creator. Skip to content Clients Services Portfolio About Us Contact Blog Home > Blog Recent Posts 07/16/2010: The Wisdom of the Old Spice Man 07/12/2010: Is your online campaign going to succeed?

Hail to the Chairman, Joel Burton responds… and so do I | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

It also shows that Drupal is becoming a big draw in its own universe. It has different ideas about what content is, and how to manage it, than Drupal or Joomla (or RedDot or Sharepoint, which tend to be our competitors, anyway) do. Joomla is a pretty easy CMS to get into with a little knowledge of PHP. You can use these tags: « Selecting your FIRST technology vendor » Non-profit project management –> Basecamp part 1 of ?