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The Nonprofit Tech Jobs Board is here!

Submitted by Amy on Wed, 10/08/2014 - 5:11pm

That's right, your one-stop-shop for all things nonprofit tech has just become even more one-stop-shop-y: The NTEN community now has a job board!

The 2014 NTEN Community Survey Report is here!

Submitted by Megan on Mon, 10/06/2014 - 8:21am

Cover of the 2014 NTEN Community Survey Report

NTEN conducts an annual Community Survey to find out more about the individuals and organizations in the NTEN Community: we want to find out how these individuals and organizations use technology in their work, gauge the impact of NTEN programs and services on their professional development and their organization’s missions, and track trends in the nonprofit technology community over time. Here's a quick peek at some key findings from the survey.

Overcoming Barriers to Creating Change

Join the webinar on Nov. 13 and learn how to overcome the obstacles keeping you from change and be more effective in your work. This webinar is free to NTEN Members as part of NTEN's Member Appreciation Month. Learn more »

How To Create Great Visual Media Content On A Shoestring Budget

Discover practical, low-cost ways to strategically use visual communications to advance your mission. Learn more »

Content Strategy for Nonprofits: The Content Life-Cycle

This webinar is the final installment of the three-part series: Content Strategy on a Nonprofit Budget. Join the webinar on Nov. 19th and learn how to develop an action plan for creating, marketing, and putting your content to use. This webinar is free to NTEN Members as part of NTEN's Member Appreciation Month. Learn more »

Content Strategy for Nonprofits: Tech Tools to Get the Job Done

  This webinar is the second installment of the three-part series: Content Strategy on a Nonprofit Budget. In this webinar on Nov. 12, learn the tools that you can start using immediately to get the job done. This webinar is free to NTEN Members as part of NTEN's Member Appreciation Month.  Learn more »

Content Strategy for Nonprofits: Getting Started

This webinar is the first installment of the three-part series: Content Strategy on a Nonprofit Budget. Take part in the webinar on Nov. 5th and find out how you can create and manage a content strategy within your organization without burning out. This webinar is free to NTEN Members as part of NTEN's Member Appreciation Month. Learn more »

Webinar Series: Content Strategy for Nonprofits

Join Michaela Hackner and Brett Meyer for a 3-part webinar series to learn how to develop a content strategy, backed by tools you already have, that aligns your entire organization to put content first. This webinar series is free to NTEN Members as part of NTEN's Member Appreciation Month. Learn more »

Measuring What Matters: Outcome-Based Evaluation in Arts and Social Justice Projects

How can evaluation help capture the change that those working in social justice strive to realize? Learn new ways to think about, and evaluate, your organization's outcomes. Learn more »

Member Round-Up: Mobile apps for social change, volunteering inspiration, upcoming conferences,

Submitted by Megan on Fri, 09/12/2014 - 8:06am

NTEN Members never fail to inspire us. Here's the latest news and events from our Members that has us smiling.

Coming soon: NTEN’s Nonprofit Tech Job Board

Submitted by Amy on Tue, 09/02/2014 - 5:41am

“Where can I post a job?” That’s one of the most common questions we get at NTEN, and we’ve repeatedly heard from many of you in the NTEN community that you’d like to see a job board on NTEN.org. Well, we take your requests seriously; and we are excited to announce that a job board is underway!

NTEN's Website Redesign: Survey results from the community

Submitted by Megan on Thu, 08/28/2014 - 11:27am

With NTEN's website redesign project underway, we took a step back and asked, "How do we know how our users use our site and what they want if we don't ask? So we turned to the NTEN community, as we will continue to do at various stages of the redesign process, for their candid feedback about the NTEN website. We conducted a website survey with about 80 respondents, and conducted some one-on-one interviews with eleven members of the NTEN community. Here's what they had to say.

Multiple Platform Social Media Strategies: Recap from #StateandMain14

Submitted by Megan on Thu, 08/14/2014 - 6:56am

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.

The Maker Party is on! Join the global campaign to teach the web.

Submitted by Megan on Tue, 07/15/2014 - 6:43am

The Maker Party starts today - and you’re invited to attend, no matter where you are in the world! Take part in the global effort to learn and move beyond simply consuming the web to understanding and creating it, so it remains open and accessible to all.

In Memory of NTEN Member Michael DeLong

Submitted by Megan on Wed, 05/28/2014 - 2:47pm

Here at NTEN, we were shocked and saddened to hear the news that last week our colleague, Michael DeLong, passed away very suddenly. The outpouring of fond remembrances from the nonprofit community is a testament to the special person he was to so many people.

Wrangling Stakeholders: Managing Internal Buy-In for Technology Projects

Technology is key to the success of your organization, but somewhere between 37% and 75% of technology projects fail. Webinar hosts Leah Stern and Dar Veverka want yours to be among those that succeed. Join them to discuss ways to manage stakeholders and get internal buy-in for your tech projects. Learn more »

Things We Like (April 2014)

Submitted by Steph on Mon, 04/28/2014 - 9:10am

April Nonprofit Blog Carnival: The Work Behind the Work - Finding Productivity and Balance

Submitted by Megan on Fri, 04/25/2014 - 8:14pm

This month's Nonprofit Blog Carnival, hosted by Nancy Schwartz is on the topic: The Word Behind the Work. How do you find productivity and balance in your work and life?

Town Hall: October 2014

We want to hear from you, and our quarterly Town Halls are a way to create a dedicated, open line for NTEN staff to provide updates and insights about our work, and hear from you (yes, you) about what you're working on, how we can better serve you and your team, and discuss hot topics in the community. Learn more »

Town Hall: July 2014

We want to hear from you, and our quarterly Town Halls are a way to create a dedicated, open line for NTEN staff to provide updates and insights about our work, and hear from you (yes, you) about what you're working on, how we can better serve you and your team, and discuss hot topics in the community. Learn more »