News from the NTEN Connect Blog

It's Your Friendly Neighborhood Tech Club Organizers

Submitted by Steph on Thu, 06/12/2014 - 5:02pm

You may have attended your local Tech Club, as an attendee, speaker, or organizer. NTEN 501 Tech Clubs are informal, local groups that meet regularly in many cities. These meetings allow people interested in nonprofit technology to meet local colleagues, develop professional support networks, and talk shop in a relaxed setting.

#14LCS Facilitator Series: Meet Tanya Tarr

Submitted by Steph on Thu, 06/12/2014 - 11:11am

If you register for NTEN’s first-ever Leading Change Summit this September (#14LCS), you’ll be asked to choose one of three tracks—Digital StrategyThe Future of Technology, or Impact Leadership—and you’ll spend quite a bit of time with your track-mates at the Summit. That's why we're doing our best to recruit a remarkable group of facilitators to help shape your experience. Today we want to introduce you to one of them: Tanya Tarr, a Lead Facilitator for The Future of Technology track.

Going First: The first step to transformational leadership starts with taking it

Submitted on Wed, 6/11/2014 - 12:00pm
Want to see leadership in action? Look no farther than the local pre-school, where line leaders show their peers the way forward.

Alexandra Samuel to Offer Keynote on Storytelling with Data at #14LCS

Submitted by Steph on Wed, 06/11/2014 - 10:44am

This September 3-6, NTEN will debut the Leading Change Summit. Regardless of which department or team you’re a part of at your organization, data—the collection, analysis, and use of it for your work—has most likely come up more than once. Do you have a data plan? We are thrilled to announce Alexandra Samuel as an LCS keynote speaker, because she will change your relationship to data.

Free Webinar: So You Want to Submit an NTC Proposal?

Submitted by Steph on Tue, 06/10/2014 - 4:32pm

Since we first opened up the submission process for sessions at the 15NTC, we've received a lot of enthusiasm and response from our community - thank you! Many of you have asked us, "Do I need to attend the upcoming, So You Want to Submit an NTC Proposal? webinar in order to submit?" The answer: no. This webinar is completely optional. Interested parties are not required to attend in order to submit a proposal.

Register now for this free webinar on Thursday, June 12!

#14LCS Facilitator Series: Meet John Kenyon

Submitted by Steph on Tue, 06/10/2014 - 3:51pm

If you register for NTEN’s first-ever Leading Change Summit this September (#14LCS), you’ll be asked to choose one of three tracks—Digital StrategyThe Future of Technology, or Impact Leadership—and you’ll spend quite a bit of time with your track-mates at the Summit. That's why we're doing our best to recruit a remarkable group of facilitators to help shape your experience. Today we want to introduce you to one of them: John Kenyon, a Lead Facilitator for Impact Leadership track.

Follow Your Donors to Leading Technology

Submitted on Mon, 6/9/2014 - 5:05pm
More and more, your donors are online, mobile, and tech-curious. What should you be doing to meet them where they are and motivate them to support you? Your future supporters are standing by.

#14LCS Facilitator Series: Meet Tracy Kronzak

Submitted by Steph on Mon, 06/09/2014 - 11:45am

If you register for NTEN’s first-ever Leading Change Summit this September (#14LCS), you’ll be asked to choose one of three tracks—Digital StrategyThe Future of Technology, or Impact Leadership—and you’ll spend quite a bit of time with your track-mates at the Summit. That's why we're doing our best to recruit a remarkable group of facilitators to help shape your experience. Today we want to introduce you to one of them: Tracy Kronzak, a Lead Facilitator for The Future of Technology track.

#14LCS Facilitator Series: Meet Bridget Marie Todd

Submitted by Steph on Fri, 06/06/2014 - 11:02am

If you register for NTEN’s first-ever Leading Change Summit this September (#14LCS), you’ll be asked to choose one of three tracks—Digital StrategyThe Future of Technology, or Impact Leadership—and you’ll spend quite a bit of time with your track-mates at the Summit. That's why we're doing our best to recruit a remarkable group of facilitators to help shape your experience. Today we want to introduce you to one of them: Bridget Marie Todd, a Lead Facilitator for the Digital Strategy track.

Making Smarter Decisions when Selecting Technology

Submitted on Thu, 6/5/2014 - 4:55pm
It's all too easy to be wooed by the sparkly, new, and fun when considering a new technology purchase, much like shopping while on vacation. Here are some questions to keep the focus on what matters when making tech investments for a nonprofit.