News from the NTEN Connect Blog

Celebrate Community Members at the 15NTC!

Submitted by bethany on Mon, 01/05/2015 - 4:16pm

Help us recognize those who have offered their time, talents, and wisdom to help NTEN Community members and staff, and to thank them for their amazing contributions to the nonprofit technology sector.

How to Tell Your Boss That You Rock: Explaining Digital Metrics to Less Web-Savvy Staff

Submitted on Mon, 1/5/2015 - 12:56pm
How to bear your beautiful, nerdy, data-driven soul to everyone on your staff in a way that helps them appreciate your awesomeness.

To Build or Not Build an App: Should It Be a Question for Your Nonprofit?

Submitted on Fri, 1/2/2015 - 3:34pm
Satisfying the repetitive, bored, and/or urgent needs: Is building a custom app a good idea for your nonprofit?

Guaranteeing Successful New Technology Adoption

Submitted on Fri, 1/2/2015 - 1:47pm
Choosing a new technology for your organization should be a comprehensive solution, not a deferred headache.

The Impact of Your Donation: Johanna Cricenti, 14LCS Scholarship Recipient, Shares

Submitted by Steph on Wed, 12/31/2014 - 2:02pm

Last year, NTEN Community Champions helped to raise over $36,000 to support the NTEN Community Challenge, which enhanced NTEN's program accessibility, including sending over 50 people to the 2014 Nonprofit Technology Conference (14NTC) and the 2014 Leading Change Summit (14LCS) with scholarships. As we raise support for 2015, we wanted to share the impact of your donation from last year, from the voices of our scholarship recipients. Today, we want to introduce you to Johanna Cricenti, Program Coordinator of InnovATE (Innovation for Agricultural Training and Education), a USAID-funded project led by the Virginia Tech University Office of International Research Education and Development.

The Impact of Your Donation: Ivana Braga, 14NTC Scholarship Recipient, Shares

Submitted by Steph on Wed, 12/31/2014 - 8:32am

Last year, NTEN Community Champions helped to raise over $36,000 to support the NTEN Community Challenge, which enhanced NTEN's program accessibility, including sending over 50 people to the 2014 Nonprofit Technology Conference (14NTC) and the 2014 Leading Change Summit (14LCS) with scholarships. To whom did the scholarships go, and what was the impact of your donation? As we raise support for 2015, we wanted to share the impact of your donation from last year, from the voices of our scholarship recipients. Today, we want to introduce you to Ivana Braga, Communications and Development Manager of Rede Amiga da Criança.

The Impact of Your Donation: Laura Baum, 14NTC Scholarship Recipient, Shares

Submitted by Steph on Tue, 12/30/2014 - 3:48pm

Last year, NTEN Community Champions helped to raise over $36,000 to support the NTEN Community Challenge, which enhanced NTEN's program accessibility, including sending over 50 people to the 2014 Nonprofit Technology Conference (14NTC) and the 2014 Leading Change Summit (14LCS) with scholarships. To whom did the scholarships go, and what was the impact of your donation? As we raise support for 2015, we wanted to share the impact of your donation from last year, from the voices of our scholarship recipients. Today, we want to introduce you to Laura Baum, Rabbi & COO with OurJewishCommunity.org.

The Impact of Your Donation: Ari Gluck, 14LCS Scholarship Recipient, Shares

Submitted by Joleen Ong on Tue, 12/30/2014 - 1:32pm

Last year, NTEN Community Champions helped to raise over $36,000 to support the NTEN Community Challenge, which enhanced NTEN's program accessibility, including sending over 50 people to the 2014 Nonprofit Technology Conference (14NTC) and the 2014 Leading Change Summit (14LCS) with scholarships.

To whom did the scholarships go, and what was the impact of your donation? As we try to raise support for 2015, we wanted to share the impact of your donation from last year, from the voices of our scholarship recipients. Today, we want to introduce you to Ari Gluck, Director of IT, Children's Council of San Francisco.

One week to go: 2015 NTEN Challenge update

Submitted by Amy on Tue, 12/23/2014 - 6:17pm

There's just one week left in 2014 and we need all of the help we can get to start next year on the right (and well-funded) foot to support scholarships, membership and program accessibility, and the quality content that makes this such an amazing community. Join us in celebrating the incredible NTEN Community of over 50,000 participants by donating $1 (or $100) today. Here's a quick report on where the 2015 NTEN Challenge campaign is at today.

Storytelling, Design, and Communicating With Your Audience

Submitted on Thu, 12/18/2014 - 4:09pm
When pie charts about pie detract from your story: how to hold content as the star and design as the back-up singer.