News from the NTEN Connect Blog

Four Things to Consider When Choosing a Learning Management System

Submitted on Fri, 8/15/2014 - 4:15pm
If your mission includes an educational aspect, a learning management system could be your cup of tea, but which flavor is right for you?

How to Pick the Best Tools for Your Organization: A case study

Submitted on Fri, 8/15/2014 - 12:15pm
With so many shiny tools to choose from, how can your organization choose which is/are best for you? Here are some questions to get you started.

Case study update: NTEN's site relaunch

Submitted by Julia Smith on Thu, 08/14/2014 - 9:52am

A quick update from the those of us tackling the content strategy for NTEN's site relaunch.

Multiple Platform Social Media Strategies: Recap from #StateandMain14

Submitted by Megan on Thu, 08/14/2014 - 7:56am

Last week I got to attend the National Alliance for Media and Culture (NAMAC) and Alliance for Community Media (ACM)'s first-ever joint National Conference: State and Main 2014 (#StateMain14) in Philadelphia, PA. I took part in the panel: Multiple Platform Social Media Strategies, which explored ways nonprofits can use social media more effectively, and walked away with a big resource list of tools and strategies for social media success.

How to Avoid Choosing the Wrong Board Portal

Submitted on Wed, 8/13/2014 - 4:50pm
Find your portal to better Board engagement.

10 Extra Scholarships Available for 14LCS in San Francisco

Submitted by Joleen Ong on Wed, 08/13/2014 - 4:27pm

Just when you thought you missed the boat, here's your second chance!

Thanks to the generous sponsorship of Event360, we now have 10 extra scholarships available for individuals interested in attending the 2014 Leading Change Summit this September 3-6. The deadline to apply is next Friday, August 22, but scholarship applications will be reviewed and awarded on a rolling basis, so apply as soon as possible

Mobile Fundraising: Why aren’t we there yet?

Submitted on Tue, 8/12/2014 - 2:36pm
If mobile devices are becoming consumers’ Swiss Army Knife, why aren’t we raising more money with them?

Postcard from the #14LCS "Future of Tech" Facilitators

Submitted on Mon, 8/11/2014 - 2:46pm
Take a sneak peek behind the curtain of the Future of Technology track planning for 14LCS.

Work-Life Balance Tool: Intentional Airplane Mode

Submitted on Mon, 8/11/2014 - 11:00am
The joys of "airplane mode," or how to begin reducing distractions and instead allow focus to thrive.

Le Web, C’Est Moi

Submitted on Wed, 8/6/2014 - 3:52pm
What do words and phrases like Webmaker, Maker Parties, and Thimble have in common? They are keys to web literacy and innovation.