Online Collaboration Tools Worth a Look for Nonprofits: Etherpad, Yammer, Present.ly and more

  Category: Nonprofit Technology, Nonprofit Web Presence, Social Media/Web 2.0, Web/Tech

 

 

Online tools for collaboration are nothing new, but they have matured over the last few years with added features and more real time updating. I think they should be part of every nonprofit organization's toolbox to facilitate communication and collaboration. EtherPad(Note: the online component of this service was purchased by Google and the servers shut… Read more »

Upcoming SF Bay Area Social Media Trainings

  Category: Nonprofit Technology, Nonprofit Web Presence, Social Media/Web 2.0, Training, Web/Tech

 

 

Join me in person for these Social Media session: Social Media 101: Telling Your Story (w/ Sarah Moore) Compasspoint's NONPROFIT DAYAugust 31, 2010 – San Francisco, CA Click here for information and registration Social Media 201Part 1: What Works? Strategies & Case StudiesPart 2: Creating a Plan for Social Media CVNL September 7, 2010 – San… Read more »

NTEN Webinar: Nonprofit Social Networking Benchmark Report

  Category: Nonprofit Technology, Nonprofit Web Presence, Social Media/Web 2.0, Training, Web/Tech

 

 

From NTEN: Remember those halcyon days of yore when the phrase "social networking" was suffused with golden light? New fundraising campaign? Try Causes! Need to build community? Let's create a Ning site! No budget for a web site redesign? Start a Facebook Page instead! Maybe it will work. Well, playtime's over. If your organization isn't… Read more »

Florida 6/24-25: Engaging Older Adults (50+) [with Social Media]

  Category: Nonprofit Technology, Nonprofit Web Presence, Social Media/Web 2.0, Training, Web/Tech

 

 

I'll be live and in-person for a session on Social Media for Nonprofits which is part of a wonderful two-day mini-conference focused on helping nonprofits engage and mobilize older adults: Harness the Power: A Wave of Boomers, A Wave of Technology, & A Sea of Potential Partnerships About the program: Designed to help you achieve… Read more »

Webinar: Engaging Stakeholders (and Raising Money) With Social Media for Nonprofits

  Category: Nonprofit Technology, Nonprofit Web Presence, Social Media/Web 2.0, Training, Web/Tech

 

 

Your nonprofit can use all of the support it can get, so how can you use social media to engage current stakeholders and attract new supporters? What strategies are effective at helping promote your mission – and raising money? Join me for this teleconference/webinar which will help you navigate the world of social media. The… Read more »

Doug Jacquier honored as 2008 Innovator of the Year

  Category: Nonprofit Technology

 

 

Doug Jacquier, Chief Executive Officer of Connecting Up Australia (formerly CISA), was honored on Oct. 30th at Equity Trustees Not For Profit CEO Awards with the "2008 Significant Innovation Award". Equity Trustees provides an extensive range of Philanthropy Services for charitable organisations, donors and grant seekers in Australia. Nominees were judged on: Service excellence Partnership… Read more »

Final Version of Nonprofit Technology Professional’s Principles

  Category: Nonprofit Technology

 

 

Based on the feedback and discussions over the past few months, here is the final version of our principles. Thanks to everyone who contributed to the discussion.    Nonprofit Technology Professional’s Principles/Code of Conduct We, as technology professionals serving nonprofit organizations, pledge to: 1.    Do No Intentional Harm to Data or Devices Containing Data 2.   … Read more »