Things We Like (May 2016)

May 27, 2016
The atlas of emotions, the dangers of all caps, a cosmic perspective of bear attack risk, and more in this month's Things We Like.

Submit Your Session Proposal for the 2017 Nonprofit Technology Conference (17NTC)

May 26, 2016
We are excited to announce the session proposal stage is now open for the 2017 Nonprofit Technology Conference (17NTC) happening in Washington D.C. March 23-25, 2017!

Community Corner: May 2016

May 24, 2016
groups of nonprofit professionals and techies who get together for regular in-person events),Communities of Practice (CoPs) (volunteer-organized affinity groups), and the NTEN online community platform (conversations about all things nonprofit tech).

The Future of Capacity-Building is Collaborative

May 23, 2016
What is the most effective way to increase capacity through training? Collaborative learning!

Change Is a People Thing

May 23, 2016
Regardless of the type of change that you might be leading in your organization, it’s vitally important to remember that not everyone deals with transition in the same way.

How to Be a Wizard at Tech Training Design and Delivery

May 20, 2016
How four teachers taught people how to teach tech. A meta article of wizardly proportions!

Becoming a Digital-First Organization

May 19, 2016
We still hear far too many organizations obsessing about specific channel approaches. This narrow vision must be replaced by bigger-picture, multi-channel engagement goals in order to position an organization for long-term success. It’s critical for nonprofits to embrace a more modern, durable model if they’re going to stay relevant.

Technology Adoption in the Workplace: A View from the Trenches

May 18, 2016
The propensity to adopt new technologies involves a mindset, an established set of attitudes that includes flexible thinking, a “can-do” attitude, and a genuine desire to improve efficiency and effectiveness.

Cat Herding 101

May 17, 2016
Let's focus on the basics for creating an engaged and effective online community by welcoming our community members, helping them connect and find value in the community, and appreciating them.