April 8, 2014

3 tips to get more out of conferences

by Caroline Avakian

Here are some ways you can maximize your experience at events Target audience: Nonprofits, cause organizations, foundations, NGOs, social enterprises, marketers, managers, educators, journalists, general public. Conference season is well underway. Last week at the Harvard Social Enterprise Conference, the keynote speaker and Echoing Green president, Cheryl Dorsey, began her great talk with some hints to us attendees on conference … Continue reading

September 3, 2013

Calendar of nonprofit conferences: September 2013

by JD Lasica

Here’s a calendar of nonprofit and social good conferences and events for September 2013. Continue reading

June 3, 2013

Calendar of nonprofit conferences: June 2013

by JD Lasica

A calendar and summary of nonprofit and social good conferences and events for June 2013. Continue reading

May 21, 2013

Create exclusive events to reward key supporters

by Guest

Find out how creating exclusive, intimate events through social media can help increase the support of your key players. Continue reading

May 3, 2013

How should PTAs be using social media?

by JD Lasica

This morning I’m giving a two-hour bootcamp at the annual California State PTA convention in San Jose, a year after I gave a similar workshop to the same gathering in Anaheim. We expect over 100 PTA officials, educators, volunteers and others on hand for an interactive session about how PTAs and similar organizations can benefit from enlisting support from the … Continue reading

May 1, 2013

Media innovations from Europe coming to Stanford

by JD Lasica

A work by Elina Brotherus included in the exhibit, “Ars Fennica: Finnish Art Now.” Overseas projects to focus on mobile, data, journalism On Monday I’ll be heading to Stanford University to help judge News Pioneers: Media innovations from Europe. The participating teams are in different stages in their projects or start-ups. A few already have a working product and a … Continue reading