QuickBooks Made Easy for Nonprofits: Live Seminars Coming to San Francisco, Honolulu, and Las Vegas

Tech Soup Blog

TechSoup donor partner QuickBooks Made Easy is taking a 2-part live seminar on the road, making stops in San Francisco on April 22, Honolulu on April 24, and Las Vegas on May 8.

Bring Your Own App - Digital Flexibility Is Being Exercised - The NonProfit TimesThe NonProfit Times

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this past March and then again at the Association of Nurses in Professional Development’s (ANPD) Aspire to Excel conference in Las Vegas, Nev., Bring Your Own App - Digital Flexibility Is Being Exercised - The NonProfit TimesThe NonProfit Times : "The request led her to crowdsourcing apps at national conferences. Pilcher presented roundtable BYOA sessions at the Transformative Learning Conference in Oklahoma City, Okla.,

Philanthropy 1.0 And The Megaphone Of Social Media - On The Scene With Shira - CBS News

AFP Blog

And The Megaphone Of Social Media - On The Scene With Shira - CBS News: "Last week, I had the opportunity to moderate a panel at the Blogworld Expo in Las Vegas. Philanthropy 1.0 The topic was: Online Locally, Act Globally.What does this mean exactly

How are you managing in a networked world?

SocialFish

I especially love this slide deck by Harold Jarche, a speaker at the DevLearn conference that took place recently in Las Vegas for e-learning professionals (SO going next year.)

Behind the Intel/OLPC Breakup

AFP Blog

Behind the Intel/OLPC Breakup: "n mid-December, in the hip, Frank Gehry-designed IAC (IACI) building in New York, Intel (INTC) held a small gathering for a dozen or so journalists to preview the corporation's planned showcase at this week's 2008 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.

An Introduction to Social Media For Strategic Communication

SocialFish

for his class at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. (By There are three truths to social media. People are more important than platforms. Experiences are easier to remember than content. Social media doesn’t exist in a vacuum but as part of an integrated communication campaign.

On Tragedy: A Note from Nonprofit Hub

NonProfit Hub

Most recently, the deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas, where a man opened fire on thousands of innocent concert goers, angered and confused us. It’s now been one month since the Las Vegas shooting, and it seems to some that it’s water under the bridge.

On Tragedy: A Note from Nonprofit Hub

NonProfit Hub

Most recently, the deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas, where a man opened fire on thousands of innocent concert goers, angered and confused us. It’s now been one month since the Las Vegas shooting, and it seems to some that it’s water under the bridge.

The 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

Everyaction

Las Vegas Nonprofit Institute. Las Vegas Nonprofit Institute. Nonprofit Learning Lab / Las Vegas, NV / $95. It's finally here! If you loved our 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar get ready for our new, improved, and updated 2018 calendar!

Find an Awesome Nonprofit Tech Training Near You

Tech Soup Blog

Highlights this month include website accessibility in Portland, Oregon; project management in Boston, Massachusetts; and data visualization in Las Vegas, Nevada. Las Vegas, Nevada: Data Visualization: Turning Information into Action.

Keeping appointment times from moving around

Robert Weiner

meeting, and then fly to Las Vegas and have a dinner reservation at 6:00 P.M. and the Las Vegas dinner is at 6:00 P.M., I've been trying to find a way to keep my appointment times from moving around on my calendar as I change time zones. Here's a description of the problem from Microsoft (edited to match my situation): You are traveling through multiple time zones and need the calendar to display the local time for each appointment.

Internet Soup

Connection Cafe

For the unfamiliar, Desert Bus is a Sega CD game that involves driving a bus from Tucson to Las Vegas, in fantastically exciting real-time. Author: Noah Cooper. These are some things from the internet that I think are insightful/interesting/other words that start with "in": Desert Bus for Hope is pretty much my favorite charitable campaign of all time, and it's only 59 days and counting until Desert Bus 5!

Facebook Live For Nonprofits: How Live Streaming Helped One Org Raise Almost $100K

Connection Cafe

The owners had been hiding additional Yorkies at various locations, and even fled to Las Vegas in an RV packed with dogs.

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Upcoming Conference Roundup (February - March 2012)

Frogloop

And wherever there's a cause to be championed, you'll find the Care2 Team -- this month delivering a trifecta of tips and tactics, with three of our Nonprofit Services directors presenting at three different conferences on three different topics over the next three weeks: -Eric Rardin will be talking about Cause Marketing & High Level Engagement: How Brands Can Leverage Social Networks and Achieve High Level Engagement in Las Vegas on February 9th.

This year’s Nonprofit Technology Conference in San Jose was a bona fide triumph!

Mobile Commons

I led a session, Motivate with Mobile , as well, flanked with big guns Amanda Byrnes from Food & Water Watch, Bethany Khan from Las Vegas’ Culinary Union Local 226, and Michael Saldarriaga from Reform Immigration FOR America.

Solving homelessness, one tweet at a time

SocialFish

We met so many incredible people with such different stories: homeless men in the tunnels under Las Vegas, a family living in a by-the-week motel in St. This is a guest post from Danny Alpert, Executive Producer, @home. Danny – thanks for sharing this valuable story.

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society - Untitled Article

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Other Benetech staff are here and at the Las Vegas convention of the American Council of the Blind. I am in Louisville, KY, this week, at the annual convention of the National Federation of the Blind. The highlight this week was our Bookshare.org user group meeting. We received so much positive feedback about the service: we packed the room with blind people passionate about reading.

Finding a Community of Nonprofit Technology Experts

Tech Soup Blog

Check out our newest groups: * [NetSquared Abuja]([link] in Abuja, Nigeria. * [GroundWork group]([link] in Columbus, Ohio. * [NetSquared Daytona Beach ]([link] in Daytona Beach, Florida. * [Tech4good Las Vegas]([link] in Las Vegas, Nevada. -->. -->.

Getting Social with Your Local Nonprofit Tech Community

Tech Soup Blog

Check out our newest groups: * [NetSquared Abuja]([link] in Abuja, Nigeria. * [GroundWork group]([link] in Columbus, Ohio. * [NetSquared Daytona Beach ]([link] in Daytona Beach, Florida. * [Tech4good Las Vegas]([link] in Las Vegas, Nevada. --> --> What have NetSquared groups been up to recently?

I Accomplished My 2015 Goal!

Eric Jacobsen Blog

My favorite moments from the 50 races this year were: Rock 'n' Roll Las Vegas - The 5K and 10K had been on my bucket list for years. I hit my 2015 fitness goal - run 50 competitive races during the year.

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What Nonprofits and Libraries Can Learn from Zappos Culture

Tech Soup Blog

It might sound like I’m describing a typical college student's house, but I’m actually talking about one of the many workspaces in Zappos’ enormous headquarters in Las Vegas. Pajamas. Ping pong tables. Bean bag chairs.

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

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Association of Donor Relations Profressionals / Las Vegas, NV / Not available. Thousands of nonprofit pros rely on our annual Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar to discover skill-building, strategy-slaying, network-enhancing nonprofit events.

Supporting Nonprofit Tech Educators Across the Globe

Tech Soup Blog

in congratulating NTENny Award winners and NetSquared organizers Jason King (formerly of NetSquared London), Chad Leaman (NetSquared Vancouver), Roshani Kothari (NetSquared DC), Sarah Rasmussen (PDXtech4good), and Tony Caufield (Tech4Good Las Vegas).

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What NOT to Pin on Pinterest

John Haydon

—————————————— Have you gone to a buffet in Las Vegas? Here’s another guest post from my awesome friend Noland Hoshino , who catapults nonprofits and small businesses into the social good space.

New E-Reader Technologies and Social Benefit Organizations

Tech Soup Blog

The annual Las Vegas tradeshow reveals the hottest new technologies, coolest gadgets, and flashiest concepts for all the geeky gear I hold dear.

I’m going BlogWorld to get an answer for your question

John Haydon

Later this week in Las Vegas, I’ll be attending BlogWorld Expo, the world’s largest conference on new media and blogging. One reason I’m going is to present on a panel called “Social Media Onramp for Nonprofits&# with Chris Noble and Tony Berkman.

Help a Nonprofit Cross the Digital Divide This Summer

Tech Soup Blog

This month's highlights include a review of cost-saving technologies in Rhode Island, a discussion on how technology can help build community in Los Angeles, and a case study on the importance of weaving IT in to your strategic plans in Las Vegas.

Get Email on Your Domain with Hands-On Office 365 Workshops

Tech Soup Blog

Las Vegas, Nevada , January 13 with Tony Caufield. Are you still using a Gmail, Yahoo!, or similar email address for your organization? Our free Office 365 workshops are designed to help nonprofits that want to use their domain name for their email service.

The Generosity of the TwiterVerse: Wall of fame

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Jeremiah O wyang ReTweets from Las Vegas and we're up to 520! I tweeted my last fundraising appeal. And Connie Reece responded. Thank you Connie! The baseline number of the Leaderboard is 485. I'll update as we go. thank you. You can donate here.

Is There a Community of #Tech4Good Activists Waiting for You?

Tech Soup Blog

Las Vegas, Nevada: Online Courses (Storytelling). Las Vegas, Nevada: AdWords Basics. TechSoup's NetSquared community of Tech4Good meetups is growing! As of January 25, there are 40,000 nonprofit members attending free tech networking events and workshops in 75 cities.

Common Pitfalls of Using Managed IT Services

Tech Soup Blog

Tony Caufield is a longtime IT manager and is founder and organizer of Tech4Good Las Vegas , a NetSquared technology community. Utilizing managed IT services (also called IT outsourcing) can be great for a small to medium-size business, but it does come with some risks.

Building the Tech Capacity of Nonprofits Everywhere with TechSoup's NetSquared Events

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Las Vegas, Nevada: Cybersecurity for Nonprofits: It's Not That Hard to Be Secure. Las Vegas, Nevada: QuickBooks Made Easy.

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Three Upcoming Nonprofit Events and Conferences to Check Out

Frogloop

Social Media Strategy Summit, Las Vegas. Advocacy Rising In 2012: What this Means for your Organization? From "Arab Spring" to rallies and movements bubbling up across the US, people around the world are organizing and demanding change. Whether your organization is local or national, with the right tools and techniques, you can tap into the rising tide of advocacy and make your voice heard.

Meet Your Local NetSquared Organizer at #17NTC

Tech Soup Blog

Las Vegas, Nevada: AdWords Basics. NetSquared believes in the power of meeting face to face in physical space. Online learning is awesome (and TechSoup has got you covered ), but a special magic is created when we get together in the same room and start building relationships.

What Nonprofits and Libraries Can Learn from Zappos Culture

Tech Soup Blog

It might sound like I’m describing a typical college student's house, but I’m actually describing one of the many workspaces in Zappos’ enormous headquarters in Las Vegas. Pajamas. Ping pong tables. Bean bag chairs.

A NetSquared Happy Holidays

Tech Soup Blog

Tech4Good Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada. NetSquared holds free or low-cost educational events for people and organizations who want to learn more about using technology for social good. Our events are powered by a global network of volunteers dedicated to building strong, self-sufficient, local communities of nonprofit technology practitioners.

When a blog post takes a life of its own

Judi Sohn

In December 1994, on our last night of vacation in Las Vegas, Eric and I had tickets to see Cirque Du Soleil at Treasure Island. We decided to skip dinner before the show, instead sharing a popcorn during the performance with the intent to grab something more substantial afterwards. As the show was ending, I started feeling uncomfortable. Bloated, queasy and I had a sharp pain under the right side of my ribcage.

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When a blog post takes a life of its own

Judi Sohn

In December 1994, on our last night of vacation in Las Vegas, Eric and I had tickets to see Cirque Du Soleil at Treasure Island. We decided to skip dinner before the show, instead sharing a popcorn during the performance with the intent to grab something more substantial afterwards. As the show was ending, I started feeling uncomfortable. Bloated, queasy and I had a sharp pain under the right side of my ribcage.

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7 LGBT Tech Projects You Need to Know

Tech Soup Blog

Trans*H4ck is based in San Francisco, but has held events in Boston, Chicago, Oakland, Las Vegas, and more. In honor of LGBT Pride Month , I wanted to highlight some inspiring LGBT technology projects you should follow and champion.

Mobile for Good: A Low-Key CES 2014

Tech Soup Blog

It feels odd to use "CES" and "low-key" in the same sentence because the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is anything but. This concern was reflected in a few mobile apps showing in Las Vegas.