5 Last-Minute Fundraising Tips

Hildy Gottlieb

But wouldn’t you rather hear it from your friends than… 4) Walking the Talk. The cause feeling desperate. A friend. Ok, we said 5 tips, but here is #6. Our open, transparent year-end appeal is happening!

2010 83

10 Tips for Maximizing Facebook Groups

Online Social Networking

Following are 10 tips for maximizing your Facebook groups participation: Join Facebook groups with the intention of gaining the maximum possible benefit from each group. Do not just click “Join&# merely to display interest in a subject or cause.

ASK: 9 Tips for Inspired (and Inspiring) Text Communication

Community Guy

To help improve your community communication, here are 9 tips for creating inspired (and inspiring) text communication. Make the time to assess; the rest of the tips below are only as good as you are at applying them. Everyone has that friend, the one that only calls when they need something. When you reach out to your community, are you that friend? Bonus tips: DON’T: Use your Blackberry to generate community communications.

With a 50 Friends Limit, Path Is the Opposite of Twitter

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Path Path calls itself “The Personal Network&# because it’s determined to go against the example set by Twitter Twitter ’s follower model; you are limited to just 50 friends on Path. With a 50 Friends Limit, Path Is the Opposite of Twitter [.]

2011 80

Not waving but drowning

e-Moderation Station

Email this to a friend? And admit it, are you one of those people who can’t get through a meal with friends without checking for new email or tweets on your phone surreptiously under the table? 7 Tips for coping with social media: Tip 1: Accept the inevitable.

2010 84

Blog comments that make you say “wow!” | BlogHer | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

For instance, people who post things that are just so darned complete and full cause me to simply take it in. A few weeks ago a friend found herself on a tv show and I blogged her three minutes of fame (even though she didn’t do well) out of pride of a friend.

Talking and Walking Collaboration | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

The effort required is more than working alone, but the opportunity for new discovery and potentially finding a new friend makes the effort worthwhile.

2008 130

Social Identity Applications: Manage Your Career Online

Influence

To be fair, social media captured a lot of what was finally maturing: photo sharing sites like Flickr , video sharing like YouTube , professional networks like LinkedIn , and of course getting friend requests from Grandma as Facebook went from avant garde to ubiquity. They either ignore or lock down Facebook to ensure that friends and family have a place to interact with them that is separated from their work identity.

Social Media is Dead, Long Live Big Data

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

TIP: if you sell housewares advertise to those that just bought a house ^^. The crash, which killed 150 people, was deliberately caused by co-pilot Andreas Lubitz, who had hidden his mental illness from his employer, despite being declared unfit for work by a doctor. Get better friends.

2016 204

Balancing Tasks & Relationships – The Art of Engagement

Alchemy of Change

Friends can have wonderful relationships based purely on being there for one another other without a care in the world for accomplishing tasks or getting work done together. When I have a strong relationship to a cause, I invest more in it.

3 Surefire Ways to Win The Fastcompany Influence Project

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

You then ask friends, family and random stranger serial killers to click on your link. Here’s some tips: this article is not what you think it is. Fastcompany give you a URL and you upload a foto.

Listen up. R U OK?

Viv Mcwaters

Listening to someone who needs to be heard is a gift we all have the capacity to easily give, even if it causes us some discomfort or unease. Email this to a friend? 3 tips for science communications It’s National Science Week here in Australia. Some of us are better at noticing than others. Facilitators get a lot of practice at noticing. Noticing is not the same as knowing. I might notice someone frowning, but that doesn’t mean I know the reason why.

2012 139

One Moment Meditation

Elsua

My good friend Jacob Morgan captured, really nice, on a recent tweet , what the actual impact that stress is causing into the business world and although his tweet was just specific to the US, I can imagine how it would also be applicable in multiple other countries.

2012 220

What Will It Take?

How to Save the World

I arranged it, since the film profiles Ken Ward, who is a friend of Tree’s and who I’ve met a couple of times myself. L ast evening a group of about 30 Bowen Islanders watched a documentary called The Reluctant Radical.

2019 89

12 Ways to DO and NOT DO a Social Media Press Release – MSF Medecins Sans Frontieres

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The only “social” part is to please please please blog about it, tugging on For A Good Cause™ heartstrings. Embed functionality is hidden (tip: right click and choose embed, built into browsers now, tho only social media experts actually know this stuff ).

2012 285

Twitter Focus (#seascorcher)

Nancy White

The local issue has caused me to connect and focus locally which is quite different than my normal pattern. People are swapping cooling tips, places to get ice cream, air conditioned public locations for cooling off, and of course, the current temperature.

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Nick Booth of @podnosh blogs #hyperlocal for the BBC

Social Reporter

The social media is what you see … but that’s just the tip of the social capital iceberg. Groups include residents’ groups, friends of parks groups, tenants groups and environmental groups.

2010 151

Nick Booth of @podnosh blogs #hyperlocal for the BBC

Social Reporter

The social media is what you see … but that’s just the tip of the social capital iceberg. Groups include residents’ groups, friends of parks groups, tenants groups and environmental groups.

2010 141

Agency Flash Mobs vs Social Flash Mobs

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Invite friends to particpate. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~. A tip: To the Public Relations firm, instead of hiring a choreographer, dance troupe, and agency to promote to media and get covereage after the event, build an online community with resources for flash mobbers.

Flash 247

How to Hit the Right Mix of Traffic Sources

Online Social Networking

A Facebook friend inquired about my top traffic sources for 2010. Lists of traffic sources are easy enough to find, so too few traffic sources can’t be the cause for not hitting the right mix of traffic sources.

2010 62

How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools

Elsua

So, here are my Top Learning Tools (for now), where ‘ work is learning, learning is the work ’, that my good friend Harold Jarche would say and that he wrote back in the day in a beautiful article.

2015 248

“Ficciones y Aflicciones” By Ernesto Uria

Elsua

Just as I was on my way to Brussels on Thursday last week I found out that one of my former team colleagues, and rather good friend, who enjoys, just as much as I do!, I guess technical faults in an airplane about to take off can cause that kind of trouble.

2011 179

Building Big Society giving and doing by making it easier to listen

Social Reporter

Instead of co-opting people’s stories and projects as examples of Big Society (thereby causing great annoyance), encourage people to tell their stories in their online spaces, and then promote them and increase traffic.

2010 197

Blog comments that make you say “wow!” | BlogHer | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

For instance, people who post things that are just so darned complete and full cause me to simply take it in. A few weeks ago a friend found herself on a tv show and I blogged her three minutes of fame (even though she didn’t do well) out of pride of a friend.

2008 130

Green Chameleon » A Little Information Goes a Long Way

Green Chameleon

I was a bit surprised, and asked “Where are my friends? That made sense, this was Jakarta… so I followed him to a limousine – which I assumed had been booked – but as I did so, sent another SMS to Rayyan to let him know his friend the porter had met me.

2008 151

Reflections from 2011 – A World Without Email – The Documentary

Elsua

So plenty of the links I am referencing in this particular section of this article deal exclusively with various different hints & tips , productivity hacks , tools to use where appropriate, new intriguing and relevant initiatives and so forth.

Email 260

Links of the Quarter: September 2018

How to Save the World

For example, she offers simple-to-prepare vegan recipes that hit all of Michael’s “daily dozen” And if you’re in the mood for Southern vegan cooking with a little spice, another smart vegan chef on YouTube, Jenné Claiborne, offers tips for going (truly) vegan painlessly.

2018 59

SCVNGR’s Secret Game Mechanics Playdeck

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Some companies keep a playbook of product tips, tricks and trade secrets. This will create an activity graph that causes increased initial activity increasing frenetically until time runs out, which is a forced extinction. Example : my friend has this item and I want it!

Game 80

Blog Cases from 2005: Renee Blodgett on Cimmunications and Marketing

Portals and KM

Many of her blogger friends were more introverted than Renee.   She described herself as “the connector” in Malcom Gladwell’s Tipping Point.  She made a few new friends through this post. By reading her blog, he saw all the mutual friends that they had and felt more secure in working with her on a new project. Renee likes to insert new ways of looking at things to shake people up when they’re least expecting it and cause them to reflect. 

2005 116

Cyberbullying and blogs – a case study Mumbrella

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

But I have definitely figured out who my “real&# friends are during this last year. It is well worth clicking through on the links to read the comments – the early ones are typical of the frenemy (friend AND enemy) discussions that happen between bloggers and consultants.

2010 263

Lessons from a Crazy MAFN Multi-Sensory Webinar

Full Circle Associates

A great process tip! This bit of dissonance serves to break entrained thinking patterns, and causes us to sit up and pay attention differently. My friend Steve Crandall mentioned a while back some research about the role of singing and social bonding.

2017 56

Behavior change strategy cards (from Artefact)

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

friend to stop smoking. friend. Artefactgroup.com Tip the. to the actions that originally caused. indicate how environmentally-friendly. Eco-friendly packaging The wedding registry at Macys.com. lower a person’s willpower and cause. Behavior. change. strategy. cards Artefactgroup.com The cards in this deck will help. you generate concepts aimed at. changing people’s behaviors. The cards can be used for both. individual and group brainstorming.

2014 61

Links of the Month: January 28, 2014

How to Save the World

Many of my progressive friends who were unwilling to accept the inevitability of civilization’s collapse are starting to buy into it. Some progressive media are publishing articles that dare to say we’ve past the tipping point (thanks Kathleen Conmee Breault for the link).

2014 71

Links of the Month: October 23, 2014

How to Save the World

Leaving the Planet Gracefully: Robert Jensen writes about a friend who knew exactly what was happening to our world, and what is likely to happen, and lived a calm, conscious, purposeful, exemplary life despite his knowledge. Thanks to my friend Don Marshall for the link.

2014 87

Second Thoughts

How to Save the World

For others, reactive feedback loops (and, for some, cognitive dissonance) continue to cause unhappiness, suffering and destruction until the person apparently dies, at which time of course the self and dissonance fall away for them too. image: public domain from pixabay CC0.

2016 51

Talking and Walking Collaboration | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

The effort required is more than working alone, but the opportunity for new discovery and potentially finding a new friend makes the effort worthwhile.

2008 130

Talking and Walking Collaboration | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

The effort required is more than working alone, but the opportunity for new discovery and potentially finding a new friend makes the effort worthwhile.

2008 130

Talking and Walking Collaboration | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

The effort required is more than working alone, but the opportunity for new discovery and potentially finding a new friend makes the effort worthwhile.

2008 130

Talking and Walking Collaboration | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

The effort required is more than working alone, but the opportunity for new discovery and potentially finding a new friend makes the effort worthwhile.

2008 130

Talking and Walking Collaboration | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

The effort required is more than working alone, but the opportunity for new discovery and potentially finding a new friend makes the effort worthwhile.

2008 130

Talking and Walking Collaboration | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

The effort required is more than working alone, but the opportunity for new discovery and potentially finding a new friend makes the effort worthwhile.

2008 130

The Illusion of Coherence

How to Save the World

We are nearing a tipping point at which the cognitive dissonance becomes so strong, the evidence of increasing failure of all these systems so overwhelming, and the precariousness and foolishness of our reliance on these systems so stark, that we will stop believing in these systems en masse.

2013 99

Social Media Planning and Evaluation for NGOs | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This can be an advantage to the early innovators (few barriers) but may cause worry as leadership, not familiar with social media themselves, want to overreact rather than thoughtfully consider policy. For now, come and join the iSeudo.com and invite your friends from any email address.