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NYU Guest Lecture: Data for Strategy Building and Storytelling

Amy Sample Ward

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Guest Lecture: NYU – Data and Storytelling

Amy Sample Ward

presentation Presentations from 2011 community content data guest lecture planning storytelling strategyDate : April 28, 2011. Location : New York, NY. Topic : Nonprofits & Social Media. Description : This class is part of the Master of Science in Public Relations and Corporate Communication program at NYU. Resources. Course page.

Trainer’s Tip: Your Room Set Up Can Make or Break the Learning Experience

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

If you are trying to do an interactive lecture, it stops group interaction. You can build your resilience by listening to a lecture!

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KAUST Winter Enrichment Program 2013: Beginner’s Guide to Social Media

Amy Sample Ward

The course will include a lecture providing insight into the best practices of featured tools, and a hands-on learning component to help participants explore the tools directly on their laptops or in small group facilitated discussions. presentation Presentations from 2013 course kaust lecture middleeast saudi university

Why Your Social Media Efforts Aren’t Working


Fusionmex lecture #103. Tak a few minutes to read through this – then read through it again. Buy both today. PLUS. . = AWESOME.

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How data visualization brings numbers to life


Now he explores stats in a way he has never done before – using augmented reality animation. This is so cool.

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Building Loyalty Through a Different Kind of Membership Program

Connection Cafe

I travel pretty regularly, and as such, I’ve racked up enough miles to have gold status with my frequent flier miles. Think about it! Special Benefits.

Peeragogy: Self Organized Peer Learning in Networks

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Photo by Aussiegal. The term Peeragogy came fluttering through my network, like a butterfly, and it caught my interest. It resonated. Training Desig

Flexible Space: The Secret To Designing Powerful Training

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

If you are trying to do an interactive lecture, it dampens interaction. I most often have to hack the space. Talking and hearing (Auditory).

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Online Experiences Need Interaction


Raise your hand if you enjoy 60-90 minute lectures. That’s what I thought. Bottom line: Online experiences need interaction. Thank you!

Being Open and Personal – Joining the Museum Trends of 2015

Connection Cafe

Review the IP status of your collection and the permissions related to broadcasting lectures and workshops. Yes, But…. Oh, one more thing.

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Show The Love: Thoughtful Engagement to Retain Donors [eBook]

Connection Cafe

By Claire Axelrad : Lifelong learner, listener, lecturer, lover, e’lucidator of all things philanthropic, passion-forward and people-centric.

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Reflections on a Decade of Designing and Facilitating Interactive Webinars

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Recent research and teaching practice shows that the lecture is a less effective teaching tool. Three Ways to Think About Content.

Giving 2.0: The MOOC Launches Today: Sign Up for Free

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The lectures are brief, fun conversations in the forums, and worksheets are great. Giving 2.0: The online course is six-weeks. Training Desig

When to Say “No” to “Me, too!” in Fundraising

Connection Cafe

But as just about every kid knows, following the crowd is often the easiest path, so yeah. I did want to jump in Lake Michigan, so to speak. 20 off!

3 New Year’s Rituals for Nonprofits That Can Boost Professional Success

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I would like to wish all my readers, colleagues, and friends a happy new year! How about you? I also use it as a year in review tool. Housekeeping

Cool Social Tools: Wizeo


They donate interesting live content, like speeches, musical performances, lectures, or book readings, and take questions from the “audience”.

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7 Can’t-Miss Nonprofit Conferences for 2017

NonProfit Hub

Lectures are left for the classroom. In our roll-up-my-sleeves and get-r-done , scrappy nature, we tend to take advantage of any and all resources at our fingertips in the nonprofit sector. We do everything we can to save money, achieve our mission and learn as much as possible at home or from our office. Cause Camp. Storytelling. Leadership.

Nonprofit Technology Training: Book List

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Interactive Lectures by Sivasailam Thiagarajan. Photo from Librarianismchronicles Blog. The Accelerated Learning Handbook. By Dave Meier.

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Happy, Healthy 2016: What’s Your Theme for the Year?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Happy New Year ! I had a wonderful break – filled with fun, family, walking, hiking, reading, quiet, and reflection. How about you? I did it!

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Creating Learning Experiences That Connect, Inspire, and Engage

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

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.

Receiving the 2011 CASE Award for Enterprising Social Innovation

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

As part of receiving the ESI Award, I was thrilled to deliver the 2011 Annual ESI Lecture and to meet the Fuqua School’s community.

Take the Break: Recruiting College Students for Spring Recess Volunteering

Byte Technology

Indeed, a spring break sojourn was, and is, a de rigueur part of the university experience as much as dorm rooms, lecture halls and frat parties.

New on SSIR: Slacktivism, the gateway to change?

Amy Sample Ward

I recently did a guest lecture at The New School on the topic, I’ve had countless conversations with colleagues and friends, and I’ve been capturing ideas and questions to myself on scraps of paper everywhere. My guest lecture notes cover the first point, and today I want to share a few ideas about slacktivism as a gateway to change.

Content Curation for Nonprofits – Notes from #13ntccur8

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

This blog post offers reflections and resources from the session. The session was designed to balance content delivery with peer interaction.

Generation Y – Reinventing the Way We Communicate


Those of us born between 1980 to 1995 are commonly referred to as Generation-Y. Whether our predecessors (or even us!) We are extremely adaptable.

Methods for Facilitating Innovation in Nonprofits

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The co-facilitator was Amy Hedrick who works in Product and Design Innovation at Intuit. ” What is Human Centered Design? Round Robin.

Why Nonprofit Stories are the Secret to Success

NonProfit Hub

The next time you’re at a crowded event or at a lecture, pay attention to what happens when the speaker says, “Now let me tell you a story.” Marc Pitman is a guest contributor for Nonprofit Hub. helps leaders, especially in nonprofits, lead their teams with more effectiveness and less stress. million in less than 12 years. Unfortunately, no.

Public speaking for change

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

I originally started this blog as a way to keep more of our Benetech team aware of what was going on with me and other team members (through guest blogs) while on our travels. Many of us spend a big chunk of our time on the road rather than in the office, and it's good to share some of the reasons our office chairs are often empty! 9/19 (tomorrow!)

Cause Camp 2017 Speaker Lineup Announcement

NonProfit Hub

He is an active lecturer at his alma maters, at the UCLA Extension program, and at several other universities nationwide. Tom Ahern. John Rood.

Techniques and Tools: How To Visualize Your Network

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Earlier this month I was lucky enough to attend the CATechFest in LA designed and expertly facilitated by Aspiration. The notes are here. Organization.

What can nonprofit technology trainers learn from the social work field to improve their training techniques?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

During the graduate course in evaluation and research methods, I gave an interactive lecture and lead discussion. She was brilliant!

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Coherence: The Secret Science Of Brilliant Leadership

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Coherence: The Secret Science of Brilliant Leadership is the new book by author Dr. Alan Watkins. Prepare to spend quality time reading Coherence.

4 Performance Measurement Mistakes You Don't Want to Make

Tech Soup Blog

Performance management can be a tricky beast — hugely important, but difficult to get right. Measuring Too Much. Underutilizing What You Have.

Active Training: To Get Nonprofit Audiences Engaged, Keep Them Moving

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Keeping nonprofit audiences engaged during training can improve your outcomes. Movement can also incorporate what you’re training on.

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Does Extreme Content Delivery = Learning?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Source: Zazzle. How do you learn? What do you actually retain? And, what do you actually apply? Having participants talk is better than listening.

Meditations on Relevance, Part 1: Overview

Museum 2.0

Lecture on bees for an audience of beekeepers? "We want our museum to be relevant." I've heard (and said) this many times. But what does it mean for a cultural institution to be relevant? To whom? Relevance is relative and relational. It's the extent to which a thing is connected to something that matters. Now-ness. That's relevant. Interest.

Making Data Visualizations: A Survival Guide And Other Resources

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Here’s what I discovered. (1) The deck provides specific practical advice on charts, color, and maps. Use line charts to show time series data.

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How To Get Engagement in Your Online Education


Yet I still see mostly lecture-driven presentations in which the only interaction is scheduled question-and-answer breaks. Keep slides simple.

The 7 Keys to a Donor Retention Strategy Full of Thanks

Connection Cafe

By Claire Axelrad: Lifelong learner, listener, lecturer, lover, e’lucidator of all things philanthropic, passion-forward and peopl-centric.