11 Expert Tips for Nonprofits to Embrace Technology for Even Greater Impact

Connection Cafe

Last week I had the privilege of networking with over 2000 nonprofit experts and professionals at NTEN ‘s Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC). Here are the top 11 tips for nonprofits to embrace technology for even greater impact.

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2011 Nonprofit Technology Conference – New to the NTC Orientation

Amy Sample Ward

Topic : New the the NTC Orientation. Description : Join others new to the NTC and a few NTC veterans who will share tips, tricks and what not to miss while you’re at the NTC. I’ll lead this session and present with a few NTEN member volunteers to ensure if you’re new to the NTC you have all the information you need to make it a valuable experience! presentation Presentations from 2011 11ntc ntc nten orientationDate : March 17, 2011.

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NTC 2011 is Upon Us!

NetWits

2011 Nonprofit Technology Conference (#11ntc) is ramping up by kicking off the community voting website for over 400 nonprofit focused sessions! Here are a couple other resources for you to check out: Vote for Your Favorite Nonprofit Technology Conference Panels by Beth Kanter. The Nonprofit Technology Conference 2011 Sessions Are Up To You by Debra Askanase. What’s the most exciting part of NTC to you?

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NTC Links

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology NTC Links April 6, 2007 There has been a little bit of blogging and the like at NTC – although it was certainly hindered yesterday, when the internet was down for most of the day. Michael Gilbert has a review of things happening on the varied NTC backchannels, with some wry commentary.

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Join Us at NTC 2014

Tech Soup Blog

for the 2014 Nonprofit Technology Conference ? Hear Our CEO Speak on Technology and Big Ideas for Change. How will you take what you’ve learned at NTC back to your office and actually do something with it? IT Office Hours : Get Office 365 and expert technology advice.

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Nonprofit Technology Conference: NTC 2012 – Day 1

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I’m here at the 2012 Nonprofit Technology Conference in San Francisco this week and hope to share some brief nuggets. The conference got off to an exciting start this morning in a very unique way. Flickr Photo by The Inadvertent Gardener.

NTC in Review

Idealware

The Idealware team has just returned from the 2013 Nonprofit Technology Conference in Minneapolis. It was an amazing gathering of leaders in the nonprofit technology community, and we were thrilled not only to attend but to lead six sessions over the three-day conference. From content management systems and data measurement to social media policy and mobile technologies, we were privileged to speak on a wide variety of topics that we feel are important for nonprofit organizations.

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The Best Nonprofit Technology Conference in the United States

John Haydon

Before we get to the best nonprofit technology conference, let’s agree that there are many excellent nonprofit technology conferences. But the best one, in my opinion, is NTC. Personally, NTC is like a annual family reunion. FYI, NTC Registration Includes.

NTC Pipe | NTEN: The Nonprofit Technology Network

AFP Blog

Another tool for finding postings and articles from NTENNTC Pipe | NTEN: The Nonprofit Technology Network: "Riding the wave of yesterday's announcement of NTEN's NPTech Pipe, we have added an additional pipe to the NPTech Pipe that aggregates all NTC tagged/related postings and articles

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News from NTC ‘08

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology News from NTC ‘08 March 20, 2008 I’ve been having a great time here at NTC – running into lots of folks I’m happy to see again, and meet, learning about new things, being involved. Their web site makes no mention of what server technology is used/required for MPower.

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Rock the NTC Vote

Connection Cafe

Dear Awesome Reader, Believe it or not, the 2012 Nonprofit Technology Conference is right around the 2012 corner. PS As NTC is in San Fran and it will be my firs time to that lovely city, in addition to your potential votes, I'm also asking for dining suggestions. Author: Cheryl Black. Crazy right?! NTEN is working hard to pull together a fantastic curriculum that will just knock all of our socks off.

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NTC Summary, and Nonprofit Technology Consulting 2.0

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology NTC Summary, and Nonprofit Technology Consulting 2.0 We’ve passed through Baltimore – which reminds me of a project I did once, way back when, to work with a group of mostly small and medium-sized organizations on technology planning. I was looking for the deeper purposes behind the implementation of technology.

6 Nonprofit Technology Takeaways and One Killer Find from #12NTC

NetWits

It’s been a few days since I returned from the Nonprofit Technology Conference (#12NTC) hosted by NTEN in San Francisco, CA. Highlights from the Nonprofit Technology Conference by JD Lesica. Nonprofit Technology Conference Withdrawal by Beth Kanter.

2011 Nonprofit Technology Conference – Unconference

Amy Sample Ward

Description : The NTC Unconference is a place to continue conversations from, ask questions about, or further explore the various tracks and sessions of the conference. presentation Presentations from 2011 11ntc ntc nten unconferenceDate : March 19, 2011. Location : Washington DC. Topic : Unconference. The physical space will include sections for all 5 tracks, and a main organizing board where you can post a question or topic to discuss.

Online NTC Livestream Interviews [LIVE] #13ntc

SocialFish

I’m here at the Nonprofit Technology Conference, in snowy (yes really) Minneapolis. Most super cool thing ever - NTC COLLABORATIVE NOTES - all the notes for all the sessions in one handy place… including the full transcript of Dan Pallotta’s talk.

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10 Reasons to be at NTEN’s Nonprofit Technology Conference (#14NTC)

Connection Cafe

We’re one month out from NTEN’s annual Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC) in Washington, DC. Last year was my inaugural year attending NTC, and within a few hours of landing in snowy Minneapolis, I was meeting hundreds of nptechies at the pre-conference party, #NTCBeer.

Let’s Connect at the NTC!

Amy Sample Ward

It’s that time again: time to meet up at the Nonprofit Technology Conference! Science Fair: The NTC Exhibit Hall. East-West Technology, Culture & Food Exchange: Innovation and culture sharing with NGO counterparts in India.

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What to Do When Technology Isn’t Your Problem

Robert Weiner

Does it feel like you never find the right combination of technologies to just make things work? People and process problems frequently masquerade as technology problems. & technology for organizational problems. Copyright P. Mueller [link].

So you want to submit an NTC proposal?

NTEN

The Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC) is the premiere annual conference for people working at the intersection of technology and social change. The 2015 NTC will take place in Austin, Texas on March 4-6. You, yes, you , could give a great presentation on something that excites you about nonprofit technology. Please join us Thursday, June 12 at 11am PST / 2pm EST for the free webinar: So you want to submit an NTC proposal? 15NTC Community NTC

Looking forward to NTC 2009

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

I love NTC (NTEN’s Nonprofit Technology Conference). And, this year, for the very first time, I live in the same city in which NTC is taking place. It’s happening the day before NTC this year, not the day after. April 26-28: NTC. And, you can help folks get to NTC ! I would be dishonest if I said I didn’t have a sweet reminiscence for the Circiut Rider Roundups of old. But they are long gone.

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Vote for our NTC sessions

Beaconfire Wire

This time, we need your help to get our AMAZING proposals selected for the Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC) so we can share our big ideas with new people who aren’t sick and tired of hearing about them.

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On my way to NTC

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology On my way to NTC March 17, 2008 Tomorrow, I step off the plane in New Orleans, to go to the Nonprofit Technology Conference , and see folks I only get to see once a year, meet new people, chat and hang out with people I’ve been emailing/blog commenting/twittering, etc.

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NTC 2011 is Upon Us!

NetWits

2011 Nonprofit Technology Conference (#11ntc) is ramping up by kicking off the community voting website for over 400 nonprofit focused sessions! We have until September 30 th to vote for those we think will be the most valuable to the overall NPTech community. If you’re not familiar with the Nonprofit Tech. Conference head over and take a look at the agenda , the sessions , the day of service , and who attended in the past.

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Your Official #19NTC Local's Guide to Portland

The Science Behind Engaging your Supporters

We’re eagerly packing our bags, and can’t wait to see our nonprofit friends and family from around the country at this year’s Nonprofit Technology Conference in Portland, Oregon.

Post-NTC Ramblings

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology Post-NTC Ramblings March 24, 2008 It was a great week. I got to see lots of people that I only see once a year (or even less often,) I got to meet a lot of new people, I had interesting and deep conversations, and I got to hear a lot about what people are thinking about the nonprofit technology field.

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NTC Orientation

NTEN

Only a hundred of the 1790 NTC registrants listened to our NTC orientation today, so that means most of you have some catching up to do! And if you haven't registered, you better get on top of it as we're sure to sell out the 2011 Nonprofit Technology Conference.

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You Down With NTC?

Idealware

Laura Quinn, our Director of Partnerships and Knowledge, will lead a few fast-paced games that can open up creative thinking when it comes to getting the most out of your technology or finding new ways to serve your population using the technology you already have. Straight Talk From Technology Funders: What You Need to Know to Get That Grant. At Idealware, we’re already counting down the days until 16NTC in San Jose (239).

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NTC 2012 Preview

Idealware

Next week is the 2012 Nonprofit Technology Conference, or NTC, when members of the nonprofit community from all over the country converge in San Francisco to meet, greet, learn and share. Throughout the week, we’ll be live-tweeting from sessions at @Idealware, posting photos on our Facebook page, and blogging regularly, so even if you won’t be in attendance, you can experience NTC 2012 vicariously through us.

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Help more nonprofits go to NTC

Judi Sohn

I was always comfortable in technology, I was comfortable working with nonprofits. Now, nearly 5 years later I am confident in my ability to help C3: Colorectal Cancer Coalition achieve its mission with the aid of technology. I'm forever grateful for the friends I've made and the technologies I've been exposed to. You can get a lot out of NTEN without attending their annual conference, the NTC. But the NTC is different. The NTC is their chance.

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Help more nonprofits go to NTC

Judi Sohn

I was always comfortable in technology, I was comfortable working with nonprofits. Now, nearly 5 years later I am confident in my ability to help C3: Colorectal Cancer Coalition achieve its mission with the aid of technology. I'm forever grateful for the friends I've made and the technologies I've been exposed to. You can get a lot out of NTEN without attending their annual conference, the NTC. But the NTC is different. The NTC is their chance.

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What to Expect at 2016’s NTC

Mobile Commons

While South by Southwest gets all the buzz, for other techies the Nonprofit Technology Enterprise Network’s Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC) is the can’t-miss event this spring. Here are a few sessions, speakers and community events to check out at NTC 2016.

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Forget The Status Quo: Final Thoughts On NTC 2014 | The NonProfit Times

AFP Blog

Forget The Status Quo: Final Thoughts On NTC 2014 | The NonProfit Times : Technology won’t fix the problems your nonprofit is trying to solve. This was one of the themes prevalent in discussions during the 2014 Nonprofit Technology Conference (#2014NTC), last week sponsored by the Nonprofit Technology Enterprise Network (NTEN It will enable your people to tackle those problems in new ways that might be much more efficient than your old ways.

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See You at the 2015 Nonprofit Technology Conference!

Tech Soup Blog

Will you be joining us in Austin for the 2015 Nonprofit Technology Conference ? 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. TechSoup at a Glance During NTC.

Me + Technology

Idealware

Two weeks ago I attended the Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC), my first conference as Idealware’s new Training Manager. While my background is in training, the technology side of the organization at first really intimidated me. She told me about the challenges she faced at her foundation when it came to discussing technology with her members. Technology is something we all need and we all use. I do technology much like most of you do technology.

Going to NTC? Join Us For a Drink!

Mobile Commons

Are you headed to the NTEN Nonprofit Technology Conference next week ? And on Wednesday, we’re hosting a happy hour for Mobile Commons clients and NTC friends. The post Going to NTC? Well, so are we! Mobile Strategists Jeri, Meredith, and Taylor will be in town from March 23-25.

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Moving Forward from NTC 2012

Idealware

NTEN's 2012 Nonprofit Technology Conference is in our rearview mirror, but we filled our tank with all sorts of new information that will move us forward in the coming months. Plans for next year's NTC, in the Minneapolis/St.

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Attend the 2015 Nonprofit Technology Conference at your desk!

NTEN

We''re just a week away from kicking off the largest gathering of nonprofit technology professionals at the 2015 Nonprofit Technology Conference in Austin, TX. Luckily, you can still catch a good number of sessions remotely by registering for the 2015 Online Nonprofit Technology Conference (15ONTC) , which will give you access to the plenary sessions and 28 select breakout sessions on demand. 15NTC 15ontc NTC online ntc

2012 Nonprofit Technology Conference

Amy Sample Ward

Related Links : 2012 NTC. Date : April 4, 2012. Location : San Francisco, CA. Topic : Designing Online Engagement to Collaborate with Your Community. Description : You can design online engagement to unleash your evangelists. In this workshop, we’ll focus on all aspects of designing high-value, engaging, and participatory content that creates a partnership with your fans.

Nten’s Online Nonprofit Technology Conference is here!

Amy Sample Ward

NTEN, the Nonprofit Technology Network, puts on a massive, be-there-or-be-square conference for nonprofit professionals every year (in 2009, we met in San Francisco). Here’s what NTEN says: Information Technology is an increasingly essential element of any nonprofit’s operations. In spite of this, many recognize that an effective technology manager or a well-oiled IT department can and does help extend the reach and scope of any organization.

Help get more nptechers to the NTC!

Amy Sample Ward

I mentioned before that Convio, the main sponsor of 09NTC ( the Nonprofit Technology Conference from NTEN ), is matching funds in NTEN’s scholarship appeal. Here’s the fundraising widget you can embed on your blog or website to help spread the word and raise funds to send more and more great nonprofit staff to join us at the NTC this year. Visit nten.org/scholarship and help one more person get to the NTC!

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2011 Nonprofit Technology Conference – Community-Driven Social Impact

Amy Sample Ward

presentation Presentations from 2011 11ntc community driven social impact ntc nten social by socialDate : March 18, 2011. Location : Washington DC. Topic : Community-Driven Social Impact. Description : This session will focus on strategies and tactics to amplify the impact of mission-based programs through community-driven efforts. We’ll address emerging best practices and discuss the associated opportunities and challenges of community-driven strategies.

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Thoughts on NTC 2012

Idealware

The 2012 Nonprofit Technology Conference is well in our rearview mirror now, and we’re already hard at work on a number of exciting projects over the next few months. This was my eighth NTC in a row. Over the years, Idealware has moved from being a small, niche player in the nonprofit tech space to one some people had heard of, to being known by a good number of the type of folks who attend NTC. Were you at NTC this year?

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NTC Goes Green!

NTEN

Each year, we at NTEN work hard to make the NTC a more environmentally sustainable event -- this year we even have carbon offsets for travelers! We''re also excited to share some of our NTC sponsors who are helping us go greener in April.

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