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Philanthropy and Sustainable Development: Our Role as Interlocutors for Good

Connection Cafe

She reminded us that, ultimately fulfilling these ambitions is part of what philanthropy has stood for all along.

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Using Salesforce Process Builder & Flow with Opportunity Contact Roles

Judi Sohn

Automatically create an Opportunity Contact Role record based on a lookup field on the Opportunity. Go with what works. Too many extra clicks.

HR’s Role in Culture #culturechat

SocialFish

This week, we’re talking about HR’s role in company culture. Ready for this week’s # culturechat ? … missed this one?

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The Association Role in the New Education Paradigm

SocialFish

No Feeds Found. Guest post from Shelly Alcorn, Principal, Alcorn Associates – Download her excellent paper with Elizabeth Engel here.

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Today’s #CultureChat: The Role of Core Values in Culture

SocialFish

so we decided to do this month’s #CultureChat on that topic: the role of core values in culture. Leadership? Everyone?

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The Future Role of the CIO in the NonProfit

NTEN

In both the private and in the nonprofit sectors, the role of the technology department has always been to provide technology as a service, but if the functional areas of an organization that the IT department traditionally service can get this from the cloud, why do we need a technology department? Michael Enos. Chief Technology Officer.

Board Roles In Volunteer-led Organizations

Wild Apricot Blog

How do boards balance their governance and operations roles in a volunteer-led organization? Non-profits membership Board

The Seven Roles Of A Collaborative Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The seven roles are : The leader as sponsor -- You provide strategic direction, boundaries and coaching for the team. Edward M.

Don’t Let “Moby Dick” Destroy Your Fundraising

Connection Cafe

The reality is, many nonprofits are growing and succeeding without a single Moby Dick on their donor roles. Nonprofit Fundraising Donor Attrition donor roles fundraising ideas fundraising tipsYears ago, I read “Moby Dick” as part of a high school English class. or “Could we get a proposal to Warren Buffet?”. Reality. Can you relate?

The Seven Roles And Responsibilities Of A Collaborative Leader When Leading Teams

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The seven roles are : The leader as sponsor -- You provide strategic direction, boundaries and coaching for the team. Edward M.

Defining Your IT Roles: Project Management as a Process

NTEN

Julian Egelstaff, Technical Architect, Freeform Solutions Who are our IT role models? Often, the engineer role is filled by an outside developer, consultant, or firm. Defining the different roles helps avoid this. Where do our ideas about IT come from? In the nonprofit sector, we have some big challenges in this area.

The Seven Roles Of A Collaborative Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The seven roles are : The leader as sponsor -- You provide strategic direction, boundaries and coaching for the team. Edward M.

Young Tech Donors Take Leading Role in Philanthropy 50 - Philanthropy 50 - The Chronicle of Philanthropy- Connecting the nonprofit world with news, jobs, and ideas

AFP Blog

Young Tech Donors Take Leading Role in Philanthropy 50 - Philanthropy 50 - The Chronicle of Philanthropy- Connecting the nonprofit world with news, jobs, and ideas : "America’s 50 most generous donors increased their giving by 27.5

The 7 Roles Of A Collaborative Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The seven roles are : The leader as sponsor -- You provide strategic direction, boundaries and coaching for the team. Edward M.

Tales from the Trenches: How to Balance the Roles of Your Board of Directors

NonProfit Hub

During the discussion, the nominating committee had a good-spirited debate about the role of the board of directors. Roles Can Be Duplicative.

Engaging Volunteers in Technical Roles

NTEN

Volunteers are the lifeblood of many a nonprofit, and there are many ways you can engage them in technical roles – but it requires a special skill set to manage them. We'll explore the pros and cons of a volunteer workforce supporting technology at our upcoming webinar, "Engaging Volunteers in Technical Roles". nptech nten

Mobile Commons Enjoys Its Role at the Social Media for Nonprofits Conference

Mobile Commons

The post Mobile Commons Enjoys Its Role at the Social Media for Nonprofits Conference appeared first on Mobile Commons.

Tales from the Trenches: How to Balance the Roles of Your Board of Directors

NonProfit Hub

During the discussion, the nominating committee had a good-spirited debate about the role of the board of directors. Plus, if you choose the correct person, it can provide the right spark for future large leadership roles. Roles Can Be Duplicative. They Know What’s Going On Day-to-Day. Reward Active Members. Added Perspective.

In Defense of Community Managers

Amy Sample Ward

But, operating as a community organizer or manager is such a filling and critical role for programs, platforms and even campaigns to be successful that the idea of herding cats turns into searching youtube for cutest kitten videos. community community manager mmt roleBackground. In Defense of Community Managers. What do you think?

The Different Roles Of A Coach And A Mentor

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The coach is not afraid to push you because she sees the best in you. The Mentor makes you feel that your success is always top of mind.

Roles & Policies For Your Social Media Team

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Social Media For Leaders Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Social Media Social Media Marketing Social Media Roles Social Media Policies

Research Friday: Executive Directors’ Top Seven Roles for their Boards of Directors

ASU Lodestar Center

In this study, Chao Guo and I researched what nonprofit executives describe as the most important roles of the board. [1] posted by. William A.

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The Internet's Role in Creating and Sustaining Groups

Wild Apricot Blog

The Social Side of the Internet - a new survey report from the Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project - is a must-read for membership or volunteer-based organizations. The report confirms that "the internet is now deeply embedded in group activities and in how people create, join, participate in, and sustain groups." read more ).

Community Management and the Role of the Back-Channel

NTEN

Amy Sample Ward. Membership Director. Sure, you reply to comments and thank people for re-tweets publicly; but are you also providing a back-channel for community members that need your extra support? A successful community manager - regardless of what the actual job title is!

Technology Leaders Are Change Agents: Discussion from the NTEN Community

NTEN

In fact, "business processes" are a key element behind a recent theme rumbling through both the for-profit and now, somewhat, nonprofit sectors: " The Changing Role of the CIO ". If you currently serve the "it's broken; please fix" function on staff, change how your organization sees your role. That wall is an obstacle to success.

11NTC Preview: Technology in Times of Disaster: The Important Role of Social media in Disaster Response and Awareness

NTEN

In the aftermath of that quake, as well as flooding in Pakistan, fires in Israel, flooding in South and Central America, and countless other incidents, technology played a critical and often-life-saving role, and remains at the center of the ongoing advocacy and long-term rebuilding work in Haiti. Photos by George Durham.

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7th Annual Nonprofit Technology Staffing & Investments Report: A Closer Look (Staffing Levels)

NTEN

Last month we released our seventh annual report on nonprofit investment and practices regarding technology.

ASU Lodestar Center Blog: Can You Teach a Watchdog New Tricks?

ASU Lodestar Center

Associate Professor, ASU School of Community Resources & Development This post is about a bad dog and the role that a class of ASU students is playing in its quest for redemption. Disclaimer Wednesday, May 4, 2011 Can You Teach a Watchdog New Tricks? posted by Mark Hager, Ph.D. The third was to fudge the accounting. Well, lots of places.

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Guest Post: A New Role for Science Museums--Playground for Scientists

Museum 2.0

One of the greatest gifts of my babymoon is the opportunity to share the Museum 2.0 author''s desk with brilliant colleagues who inspire me. this fall.

Community Management a Pivotal Cross-Disciplinary Role Inside Companies

Tech Soup Blog

Guest speaker Tezza Yujuico, COO of Athena East an on-demand team of online community managers and social media analysts, shed some light at the TechSoup headquarters during the January Online Community Meetup. Here's a recap of the discussion and some key takeaways on building your online communities with help from across your organization. Tools

The Roles Of A Coach And A Mentor

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The coach is not afraid to push you because she sees the best in you. The Mentor makes you feel that your success is always top of mind.

Facebook, Twitter play different roles in connecting mobile readers to news | Pew Research Center

AFP Blog

This gap holds true for both longer and shorter news articles." 'via via Blog this

Digital Inclusion, Energy Conservation, and Accessibility Play Major Roles at Mobile World Congress

Tech Soup Blog

Mobile World Congress (MWC), which is held annually in Barcelona, Spain, sets the tone for the mobile industry for the coming year. Time will tell.

Net2 Think Tank Round-Up: Changing Role of Nonprofits

Amy Sample Ward

The topic asked: What do you think the role of nonprofit organizations is in the changing world of social media? This month, we asked: What do you think the role of nonprofit organizations is in the changing world of social media? So what could be the role of the professional non-profit development organisations?&# Read more.

3 Ways For HR To Play A Larger Role In New Technologies

Eric Jacobsen Blog

By teaming with IT, and driving the adoption of these next generation tools, HR could upgrade its role in Enterprise 2.0. Call me crazy, but.

The Role of Controversy in 2012’s Top Five Nonprofit YouTube Videos - NPQ - Nonprofit Quarterly

AFP Blog

The Role of Controversy in 2012’s Top Five Nonprofit YouTube Videos - NPQ - Nonprofit Quarterly : The Role of Controversy in 2012’s Top Five Nonprofit YouTube Videos

Give your website an organic role in growing your nonprofit ? Philanthropy North Carolina

AFP Blog

Give your website an organic role in growing your nonprofit  Philanthropy North Carolina : Your nonprofit’s website should embrace visitors and engage them in your work. It should be your welcome sign, your open door, your directory and your help desk.

The Funders Role in Networks

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Some of the topics included: What is a grantmaker's role in networks it supports? A conversation is put forward. I wrote

The Role of the Executive Director in a Development Database, Part 2

AFP Blog

The Role of the Executive Director in a Development Database, Part 2. NPCeorole NPDatabase NPExectutiveDirector NPComputerSoftware

Social Media, Nonprofits, and the Role of Individuals

Amy Sample Ward

Social Media, Nonprofits, and the Role of Individuals. This morning I had the pleasure (and some anxiety, to be honest) of presenting to the SANGONeT Conference taking place this week and next in South Africa. You can view the slides below or view the PDF w/ Speaker Notes for more information about the slides. What do you think?