Charities: Are you cool or old school?
February 6, 2007
on Charities: Are you cool or old school?
Compare this photo of the Windows Vista launch (blogged by Seth Godin last week to make a slightly different point) with the photo above - taken in
Not-for-profit’s have the gift of stories
January 29, 2007
on Not-for-profit’s have the gift of stories
Nancy Schwartz invited me to submit a piece for this week’s Carnival of Nonprofit Consultants theme on “How do Nonprofit Communicators Compete for
Engagement is (not) made to measure
January 29, 2007
on Engagement is (not) made to measure
Measuring ‘engagement’ is like eating an elephant: it’s a big job and you’re not sure where to start. I’m no exception, and my thinking on this
“Social media” is distinct from traditional media
January 22, 2007
on “Social media” is distinct from traditional media
Über-blogger Steve Rubel’s Micro Persuasion web feed is usually one of the first I read. Today, Steve calls time on “a bunch of terms” he signals
The trends that will drive charities in 2007!
January 4, 2007
on The trends that will drive charities in 2007!
I’m sticking my neck out with some of these (sort-of) predictions. If I’m honest, I share Bertie’s view that next year, 2008, will be the real
What does Second Life success look like for non-profits?
December 21, 2006
on What does Second Life success look like for non-profits?
Continuing my Second Life thread, Kathryn Parsons at Ogilvy has tipped me off that “LittleToe Bartlett’s” Two-Headed Yak (pictured) has been selected
Job tagging as a recruitment tool
December 20, 2006
on Job tagging as a recruitment tool
I’ve often considered how online job search could be made more effective for recruiters and job seekers. Perhaps tagging is the answer. Employers could add
Bertie, Blogs and Breast Cancer Care
December 11, 2006
on Bertie, Blogs and Breast Cancer Care
I recently conducted an email interview with Bertie Bosrédon, Head of New Media at Breast Cancer Care. Bertie’s responses make for interesting reading and
A billboard of protest
December 6, 2006
on A billboard of protest
As I was posting yesterday about Save the Children’s ‘Yak Shack’ venture into the virtual world, Beth Kanter was writing about awareness raising in
Save the Children offers yak a Second Life
December 5, 2006
on Save the Children offers yak a Second Life
Owen Gibson writes in The Guardian that Save the Children today becomes the first UK charity to participate in Second Life, a virtual world accessible