TechSoup's Netsquared Organizers Win 2015 NTENny Awards

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This year Netsquared's own Eli van der Giessen, Birgit Pauli-Haack, and Regina Walton won NTENny awards, as well as Lauren Girardin and our beloved colleague, Michael DeLong, who passed away this past year. Just before NTC each year, NTEN staff and board members make a final decision on the award winners." " Eli van der Giessen, NetSquared Global Community Manager. This means there's no single meeting time that will work for all the NetSquared organizers.

Meet Your Local NetSquared Organizer at #17NTC

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NetSquared believes in the power of meeting face to face in physical space. That's why we're thrilled that NetSquared is joining TechSoup in having a strong presence at this year's Nonprofit Technology Conference in Washington, DC. More than 20 NetSquared-affiliated organizers will be at the conference — look for the people wearing NetSquared pins. But what if you can't make it to NTC this year? Find your closest NetSquared group.

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NetSquared Goes to 14NTC. And to Your Hometown too

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NetSquared believes in the power of meeting face-to-face in the actual physical real world. That’s why we’re thrilled that NetSquared is joining TechSoup by having a strong presence at this year’s Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC) in Washington, DC. Fifteen NetSquared organizers will be at the conference (look for the people wearing NetSquared pins.) But what if you can’t make it to NTC this year? Event NetSquared tsevent

NetSquared's April Nonprofit Technology Meetups

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That’s why TechSoup Global also offers NetSquared, community of nonprofit technology meetups with groups in twenty countries. So join your local NetSquared group and start participating in the conversation. Research Triangle, NC: What You Should Know from the NTC. netsquared tsevent event

Off to NTC!

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

This will be my 7th NTC since 2001 (or, more accurately, my 5th. I’m looking forward to the Unconference on Open Data organized by NetSquared, and getting to see lots of old colleagues. Tomorrow morning, I’ll be leaving on a jet plane, to Atlanta, Georgia, for the 2010 Nonprofit Technology Conference. I went to two Circuit Rider Roundups.). I’m looking forward to it.

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Let’s Connect at the NTC!

Amy Sample Ward

NetSquared Open Space (NOS): APIs and Open Data. Who : Facilitating: Amy Sample Ward | NetSquared; Billy Bicket | NetSquared. The NetSquared team will be working the room to activate and facilitate conversations so everyone can enjoy the ride. Who : NetSquared and other Community Organizers. Science Fair: The NTC Exhibit Hall. Who : Speakers: Amy Sample Ward | Netsquared; Debra Askanase; Ivan Boothe.

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April NetSquared Events in Your Community

Tech Soup Blog

So join your local NetSquared group and start participating in the fun. Guayaquil, Ecuador: The Guayaquil NetSquared Meetup Group Monthly Meetup. Montreal, Canada: Soirée NetSquared sur la promotion d’événements. Research Triangle, NC: What You Should Know from the NTC. Photo Credit: NetSquared/Joyce, creative commons on Flickr. Event NetSquared tsevent

NetSquared in May: Get Face-to-Face with Your Nonprofit Peers

Tech Soup Blog

This May and June NetSquared is holding regional gatherings of our co-organizers at events across the globe, because they need to get together for conversation and emotional renewal with their peers too! Australia and New Zealand with Stephen Blyth of NetSquared Wellington. Latin America with Maria Zaghi of NetSquared Guatemala. Pacific Northwest with Eli van der Giessen of NetSquared Vancouver. UK and Europe with Mel Findlater of NetSquared Cambridge.

Some Nuggets from NTC 2014

Tech Soup Blog

This is a cross-posted with permission from NetSquared ambassador Stephen Blyth's blog, Common Knowledge. Stephen is a NetSquared ambassador from Wellington, New Zealand and attended the Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC) in March. I was attending the conference as a NetSquared regional ambassador, so I gravitated to sessions that supported and promoted community-led, grassroots organizing. Attending NTC in person, in Washington DC.

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11NTC: Reflections on NTEN's 2011 NTC

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With over 2,000 attendees NTEN's Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC) was buzzing with lots of exhibitions displaying technology on offer as well as workshops and side events (which even included free massages provided by PICnet ). TechSoup Global's Claire Sale hosted a Community Organizers workshop to discuss NetSquared and the issues faced when community organizing.

NpTech Tag Summary: Voting Deadline at Netsquared Extended, NTC Pipe, and More

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Netsquared Voting Deadline Extended. Due to some technical glitches , you now have 48 additional hours to figure out what 5-10 of the 150 fantastic social change and technology projects at Netsquared will receive your vote. The NTEN's NTC and NPTech Pipe. Here's a few blog posts about the NTC experience: Marnie Webb says Web2.0 Tim Fullerton gives us a quick review of the NTC as a first-timer, as does Marc Sirkin. More pointers to NTC posts here.

What Do You Want to See at Your NTC? Please Vote!

Tech Soup Blog

Activating Your Community: Building a Network of Changemakers — Submitted by Eli van der Giessen, NetSquared community manager. Community Organizers Connect — Birgit Pauli-Haack, organizer of Tech4Good SWFL, a NetSquared-affiliated group. It's time for the annual community voting on #16NTC sessions. Next year's Nonprofit Technology Conference (March 23–25, 2016) will be in our own backyard — San Jose — so TechSoup will be there with bells on!*.

See You at the 2015 Nonprofit Technology Conference!

Tech Soup Blog

TechSoup will be hosting a pre-conference workshop on Office 365; exhibiting at the NTC Science Fair; speaking at plenary events, breakout sessions, and a "Birds of a Feather" lunch; and facilitating networking opportunities. When one of our many TechSoup NTC attendees (look for people in spiffy black and white t-shirts) spots you wearing your button, you'll receive a free drink ticket. Check NTC's schedule for specific events and hours. NTC Beers.

NET2 Dinner at NTC on March 22nd

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Get together and talk NetSquared the night before NTC starts. Join others for talk of emerging technology and nonprofits, as well as the friendly rubbing of shoulders and great clams. Get more details from here

Connect, Share, and Act at the 2010 NTC (And Show Your takeholders How To as Well)

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The Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC) is here again and team members from NetSquared and TechSoup Global will be busy presenting, sharing, and connecting in Atlanta, and hopefully with you! There are various ways you can follow the NTC online from wherever you are, as select sessions and keynote speakers will be live-streamed, various people will be live-blogging, and the Twitter stream for sessions will be active.

NET2 Dinner at NTC on March 22nd

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Will you be at NTC in Seattle? Interested in connecting with other NTC conference attendees for dinner at a Seattle landmark and talk about using new web tools for social change? Netsquared Dinner at NTC. Will you be in town on the evening of Wednesday, March 22nd? Are you involved with NET2 or want to learn more? Here's the plans. Wednesday, March 22nd at 8:30 p.m.

Deep in the Heart of #NPTech: It's time for our #15NTC Round-up

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NTC) ???] NTC) ???] NTC) ???] 15NTC Community NTC press These socks were made for walkin'' The 2015 Nonprofit Technology Conference in Austin, TX was a-mazing! We ate BBQ by the pound , celebrated inspiring campaigns and community members , rode around on Segways , and did a lot of photoshopping. Of course, we learned and shared a ton too. Check out this ridiculously long list of 15NTC content. Did we miss anything? Please let us know in the comments!

The Deep Learning When Nonprofit Techies Get Together

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NetSquared DC's Roshani Kothari on why she loves NetSquared. I had the chance to connect with more than 25 NetSquared organizers during the week, and that face-to-face time was a powerful reminder of the deep learning that happens when nonprofit techies get together in a room. There are NetSquared groups in 50 cities who are dedicated to holding events for their local nonprofit technology communities. Or, apply today to start your own NetSquared group.

2009 NTC Preview: Vince Stehle on Philanthropy and Social Media

NTEN

This is the very last of my 2009 NTC Preview podcasts. Vince is leading the 2009 NTC session, " Fundster: How Philanthropy is Adapting Social Network Practice " You may remember America's Giving Challenge. Or maybe you've already voted in the NetSquared Challenge. It's also the longest, because Vince is a very interesting guy, with a lot of interests and a talent for connecting people and ideas. .

12 Sessions to Check Out at the NTC Conference

Care2

What an incredible line up of panels the folks at NTEN programmed for the 10th annual NTC - scheduled for April 8th - 10th in Atlanta. For those of you in DC who can't make it to NTC this year, Care2 is hosting a remote viewing party on Friday, April 9th. Ivan Boothe, Rootwork.org, and Amy Sample Ward, NetSquared.

09NTC: Let’s Connect in San Fran!

Amy Sample Ward

NetSquared’s Global Community Builder , Amy Sample Ward, will be at the NTC this year to connect and collaborate with friends, colleagues and new faces in the sector. Here’s how to find Amy and connect with NetSquared. Find more ways to follow virtually from NTC-Live. NetSquared Office Hours. Have questions about NetSquared, Net Tuesdays or innovation Challenges? Tags: events 09ntc netsquared nten

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Community-Driven Social Impact: Presentation, Case Studies, and Workshop

Amy Sample Ward

Last week was the 2011 Nonprofit Technology Conference and not only did I have the pleasure of presenting a couple sessions, it was also my first NTC as a staffer, as I joined NTEN earlier this month. Events: NetSquared Camps. Community Driven Social Impact strategies for events – let’s look at the NetSquared Camps pilot. Thanks again to everyone who participated at the NTC!

2011 NTC Preview: Going Online for Capacity Mapping and Resource Matching: The Big Picture

NTEN

Thus far, an informal brain trust dedicated to this topic has communicated and collaborated through a private list and closed-door meetings; the NTC in March will mark the first time that we open our conversation to everyone who is interested. Deborah Elizabeth Finn At a time when money is tight, it's especially important to ensure that surplus assets, capacities, and resources do not go unused.

Volunteer for the Day of Service at NTEN's NTC in SF on April 26th

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

You may be familiar with the NTC ( Nonprofit Technology Conference ) hosted by NTEN. Last week at Netsquared Net Tuesday, Peter Campbell, IT Director at Earthjustice , created the above slideshow that offers an overview of the Day of Service. So, if you are coming to the NTC and want a chance to give back to the local nonprofit community (and have some great fun and networking with colleagues), please come join us. Day Of Service View more presentations from Peter Campbell.

Congratulation to Marnie Webb and Vince Stehle for NTC 08 Awards

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

In 2005, I attended a session at the NTC by this year's winner called "So, you wanna blog?" Britt Bravo has a write up on NetSquared. Congratulations to Marnie Webb for winning the 2008 NTEN Award at the Nonprofit Technology Conference in New Orleans. As the winner of last year's award I got to introduce her. Here's what I said: In 2001, I tried to start blogging. I set up a blog, wrote two posts and stopped. I tried again in 2002, 2003, and 2004. The same results.

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Net2Local: What Does 2014 Look Like?

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The NetSquared Regional Ambassadors come together in Washington, DC before the NTC conference to learn how to better support Net2Local organizers in their region. May will see an explosion of NetSquared Camps. Event NetSquared tsevent Hi friends! Net2Local, TechSoup Global’s grassroots #nptech community-building initiative has (almost) reached the end of 2013. So, what’s next? Hold on to your pocket protector because things are gonna get busy !

Next Year's NTC in New Orleans is Here! I'm a session designer!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

At the closing party of last year's NTC Conference in Washington, DC, after too many glasses of wine, I made this video " Next Year In New Orleans." " I can't believe NTC is two months away. While there has been some excellent conversations in the past fews months, particularly the Netsquared ThinkTank , I haven't seen a lot of nonprofit case studies that share real life experience with measuring results from social media strategies.

Net2Local: Year-End Revelations

Tech Soup Blog

That means Net2Local organizers are reaching as many people as NTEN’s NTC conference every quarter ! NetSquared has doubled down on our local focus by recruiting Regionals Ambassadors who are offering mentorship and support to new and prospective Net2Local organizers. NetSquared Camps and Travel Bursaries. Ambassadors will also hold NetSquared Camps which will offer opportunities for Net2 organizers to get face-to-face with each other and TSG staff.

My NTC Schedule in New Orleans Next Week and My Giant Insect Goal

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Photo by Markpolous I am one week before the NTC , Day of Service , and Penguin Day and it's pretty crazy to say the least. Netsquared Meet up 5:00 PM. I wanted to get my schedule in one easy to reference place (for myself) and think about how to incorporate some new panel moderation/panel techniques into my practice.

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Another breakout session at the NTC? | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Pipes (1) Internet Another breakout session at the NTC? 06.30.06 | 60 No Comments [link] Another+breakout+session+at+the+NTC%3F 2006-07-01+04%3A58%3A27 Allan+Benamer Take a look at Today I Cried: RETAIL!!?? If NTC and Techsoup could work together to produce a breakout session on Techsoup licenses, I would really appreciate it.

TechSoup Roundup of 2012 Nonprofit Technology Conference

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12 Nonprofit Technology Conference - An Outsider's Perspective from Alicja Peszkowska out of TechSoup Global's Warsaw office, writing on the NetSquared Blog. If you attended NTC, what were the highlights? Purchase Recordings from Online NTC. If you weren't there in person, you may have participated in the Online NTC , with live-streaming sessions, keynotes, and more. Event News Online Seminar Running Your Organization nonprofits 12NTC NTEN NTC

N-TEN NTC – Send in the nerds! | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Pipes (1) Strategy N-TEN NTC – Send in the nerds! 06.23.06 | 55 4 Comments [link] N-TEN+NTC+-+Send+in+the+nerds%21 2006-06-24+04%3A46%3A27 Allan+Benamer So last night, I attended the N-TEN Summer Smoke-Out Tour. My only problem with N-TEN is the vendor to non-profit IT worker ratio at the NTC. Bill made it fairly clear that the NTC is primarily a product of vendor contributions to N-TEN. Without the vendors, there’s no money, and without the money, no NTC.

TechSoup at the 2012 Nonprofit Technology Conference

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And if you can't join in person, you can participate in the Online NTC , with live-streaming sessions, keynotes, and more. Find NetSquared at NTC. In addition to the TechSoup Global staff-led sessions, NetSquared has highlighted a handful of sessions where you can connect up with Net2 Local community organizers and leaders. Event News Online Seminar Running Your Organization nonprofits 12NTC NTEN NTC

Things I learned about Salesforce.com at the NTC | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Pipes (1) eCRM , nptech , salesforce.com Things I learned about Salesforce.com at the NTC 04.07.07 | 3153 10 Comments [link] Things+I+learned+about+Salesforce.com+at+the+NTC 2007-04-08+04%3A35%3A05 Allan+Benamer I found some issues concerning salesforce.com (sforce) that are worth talking about. On the other hand, I went to a session on sforce at the NTC.

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Why I’m not going to the NTEN NTC this year… | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Pipes (1) Strategy Why I’m not going to the NTEN NTC this year… 03.10.06 | 12 No Comments [link] Why+I%27m+not+going+to+the+NTEN+NTC+this+year. Perhaps NTEN NTC is simply the wrong place for the smaller non-profit? is the title of a March 24, 2006 breakout session at the NTEN NTC. Confessions NTEN NTC is a LOT of fun.

7 Ways You Can Connect at #16NTC

Tech Soup Blog

TechSoup will be ALL OVER NTC this year. Here are seven ways you can get connected at NTC. We are thrilled to have so many partners with us at NTC and look forward to introducing you to them in the exhibit hall and throughout the conference! NetSquared is TechSoup's volunteer-driven network of in-person nonprofit technology training and peer support events. Want to know if NetSquared is right for you? Lunchtime — NetSquared Birds of a Feather.

salesforce.com rumor about nonprofit licenses | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Pipes (1) eCRM , nptech , salesforce.com salesforce.com rumor about nonprofit licenses 03.13.07 | 3136 6 Comments [link] salesforce.com+rumor+about+nonprofit+licenses 2007-03-13+17%3A59%3A13 Allan+Benamer Before or by the NTEN NTC , salesforce.com will offer the specific licensing fees for nonprofits that have more than 10 salesforce.com users.

Congratulations to our Clients! | Beaconfire Wire

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Posted Wednesday, February 7th, 2007 at 1:10 pm by Eric (25 posts) GetActive, NetSquared and Squidoo released a list of what they are calling the ?? 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?

sixdegrees.org at Net Tuesday meetup | Beaconfire Wire

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Related Posts The Doctor is in: Diagnosing websites @NTEN/Netsquared Meetup Will Beaconfire be at NTC? 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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Join Our 2016 Digital Storytelling Challenge!

Tech Soup Blog

Our partner See3 will announces the winners of the 2016 GoDooder Video Awards at the 2016 Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC). Our campaign focus will include these key dates and will begin at NTC 2016: DoGooder campaign partners announce winners at NTC 2016. March 22, 2016 — First NetSquared Storymakers 2016 meetup in DC. Ladies and gentlemen, Storymakers 2016 is here.

Vote Now for Your Favorite 17NTC Sessions

Tech Soup Blog

Editors' note: NetSquared organizers and TechSoup staff submitted sessions, and we would LOVE it if you weighed in and voted!]. How to Vote for NTC Sessions. TechSoup and NetSquared NTC Session Proposals. A version of this post originally appeared on the NetSquared blog. Your opinion counts! Help put together the educational program for the 2017 Nonprofit Technology Conference , taking place March 23 – 25, 2017 in Washington, DC.

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Around the TechSoup Global Blogosphere, April 10-16

Tech Soup Blog

Talk back to TechSoup at NTC. From TechSoup Global Labs: NetSquared. Meet this year's crop of NetSquared featured projects and Change the Web finalists. Here's what's been on our minds over the past week. From the TechSoup Community: TechSoup Blog. Elliot reflects on the craft of nonprofit storytelling. Robert advises that your Web site might suck. Jim wonders how new, low-cost PCs will impact the market for refurbished computers.

In Memory of NTEN Member Michael DeLong

NTEN

Michael was an active member of the NTEN community, NTC speaker, colleague, friend, and an all-around great person to know. I only met him in person twice, both times at NTC, and wish I''d had the opportunity to know him better. Eli van der Giessen, TechSoup Community Manager and NetSquared Organizer, shares: "Michael was my guide when I first joined the TechSoup Global Media team two years ago.

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