12 Deeper Tips for Great Public Speaking

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Steve Wheeler posted a nice article called 12 Tips for Great Speaking today.He's s had a lot of experience on the public speaking circuit and there's no doubt his tips hit the mark. So, here are his tips (in italic, abridged) with my additions.

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Has AI (Finally) Reached a Tipping Point?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

After many years of promise and hype, AI seems to be finally reaching a tipping point of market acceptance. Artificial intelligence is suddenly everywhere… it is proliferating like mad.” So starts a Vanity Fair article published around two years ago by author and radio host Kurt Andersen.

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Mindful News Consumption Tips for Nonprofit Professionals

Beth Kanter

… Read More Mindfulness TipsThis week I was honored to teach a Happy Healthy Nonprofit Workshop at the 1440 Multiversity Nonprofit Service Week.

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Enterprise Social Networking Tips by Luis Suarez

Luis Suarez

One of my favourites was a recent Google Plus Hangout On Air I did with my fellow IBM colleague, and good friend, Daryl Pereira , where we spent about 18 minutes talking around the topic of “ Enterprise Social Networking Tips ” covering the following items: .

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Why Don’t We Tip Flight Attendants?

Dan Pontefract

Why don’t we tip flight attendants? In roughly half the latté and tea shops I visit on this planet, there is either a tip jar or a tip line built into the credit card slip. And of course when was the last time you took a taxi in North America without tipping the driver?

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33 Twitter Tips in 140 characters

Jane Hart

33 Twitter Tips, in 140 characters or less comes from Ethos3 | Presentation Design and Training. Social learning

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The semantic tipping point

David Weinberger

Have semantic technologies reached the tipping point? Im not sure what exactly a “tipping point&# would be here, but it seems incontestable that semantic technologies are an important part of the Web and of business, and, taken broadly enough, always have been. I wonder, though, if the term “the semantic web&# has reached a negative tipping point. Rene Reinsberg at the MIT Entrepreneurship Review says yes.

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Tips for using software

Euen Semple

Make the effort to learn it - not by reading the manual but by tinkering. Watch kids - they keep pressing buttons until they get what they want. Always assume it is you who are being stupid rather than the software. If it doesn't work for you it's not personal - move on and find a better app

Is the Blockchain Now Reaching a Tipping Point?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

But their inclusion in the Top Ten List indicates that each has now reached a market acceptance tipping point where its impact can be meaningfully felt. What does it mean for an infrastructure technology like the blockchain to have reached such a tipping point?

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Ten tips for global communicators

Dave Gray

Here are a few tips to help you get the most from your global communications efforts: 1. The difference between local and global markets is like the difference between the fishbowl and the ocean. To understand and engage successfully requires a shift in perspective.

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Tech Wellness in the Nonprofit Workplace: Tips for Avoiding Collaborative Overload

Beth Kanter

Some tip include mapping out a good process for work flow and using collaborative technology effectively. Amy Su Jen offers up a great framework for individuals. While the tips are geared for personal productivity, I decided to apply the framework to team collaboration.

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Is FinTech Forcing Banking to a Tipping Point?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The transformation then reaches a tipping point when technology radically changes the user experience, - as has happened with the rise of smartphones over the past decade, - leading to a fundamental disruption of the industry and its business models. The US and Europe are at the tipping point.

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Dealing with jetlag: 5 tips based on experience

Ross Dawson

I hope these tips are helpful to you! The post Dealing with jetlag: 5 tips based on experience appeared first on Trends in the Living Networks. I have recently returned from a 10-day round-world trip, including 85 hours in airplanes and airports, with a number of speaking engagements and fortunately a little fun fitted in-between the travel. This brings me to 56 hours of timezone changes within the last two months.

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Five Tips for Nonprofits Data Visualization

Beth Kanter

Five Tips for Nonprofit Data Storytelling by Matthew Scharpnick. Note from Beth: I met Matthew Scharpnick, Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer of Elefint Designs, a strategic design studio that works with good causes, at the Data for Good Conference in Chicago.

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Three Tips To Improve Social Media Results

Beth Kanter

Note from Beth: In this post, Craig offers a few tips on using social media for nonprofits. Guest Post TipsInfographic by RAD Campaign - click to see full graphic.

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Sexual Assault: Resources for Families and Tips for Self-Care

Beth Kanter

This blog post references rape, sexual assault and harassment, but also offers suggestions on how to reach out for help, resources for talking with children and self-care tips. Sexual Assault: Resources for Families and Tips for Self-Care.

Virtual Meetings: 5 Tips for Nonprofits Working Across Time Zones

Beth Kanter

Here’s my best tips for scheduling virtual meetings for your nonprofit across time zones: 1. These tips work well if you don’t travel. There are other tools, tips, and ways to handle this in this post.

Webinar: How to Get Rid of Translation Pain – Tips from the Experts

Xyleme

The post Webinar: How to Get Rid of Translation Pain – Tips from the Experts appeared first on Xyleme.

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Five Leadership Tips For Uber’s New CEO

Dan Pontefract

After much debate and public intrigue, ride-sharing company Uber has selected Dara Khosrowshahi — the former chief executive officer of travel website Expedia — as the company’s next CEO. Dan's Related Posts: How To Build A Truly Purpose-Driven Company Through The Example Of Stocksy Rise of the Woman? Fifteen Years After My MBA Why I Removed A Recent Post Book Review of WORK RULES: Insights From Inside Google. CEO leadership Dara Khosrowshahi uber

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7 Tips to Make You A Stronger Facilitator

Beth Kanter

I’m always up for a conversation with other facilitators about shop talk and getting tips for improving my practice. 7 Tips to Make You A Stronger Facilitator. The first time you facilitate a training, you start developing your own personal list of tips for great facilitation.

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Productivity Tips on Presentations: Inform, Inspire and Motivate

Luis Suarez

In order to make that transition relatively easy, allow me to share a couple of tips, and helpful resources, though, realising there are probably many many more out there already!,

Three Simple but Powerful Social Media for Nonprofits Tips

Beth Kanter

Three Simple but Powerful Social Media for Nonprofits Tips. Hopefully these three simple tips are something you can put to work immediately to drive better results online. Note from Beth: The Social Media for Nonprofits Conference is returning to San Francisco on October 11th.

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Trainer’s Notebook: Tips for Good Openings

Beth Kanter

Nonprofit blogger Vu Lee has some tips on what types of openers to avoid. I’ve just returned from a two-week trip to Guatemala hosted by Wake.

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Guest Post: Facebook Video Tips from Non-Profit Marketers

Beth Kanter

Facebook Video Tips from Non-Profit Marketers – Guest Post by Rebecca Brooks, Animoto. Note from Beth: Is Facebook Live or posting videos part of your nonprofit’s strategy for 2018? It should be.

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Remote Teams Tips & Tricks

Adaptive Path

Please add to this post if you have good tips and tricks to share with the rest of us! Tags: Adaptive Path Collaboration Communication Management Product Management Project Management Tips & Tricks project remote teams tips tools I just finished working on a project where half of my team was in our Austin office and half was here in San Francisco, which meant 2 different time zones. In addition, our client was in yet another city.

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Turn Your Stress Into Meaning: A Few Tips

Beth Kanter

Drawing by Rob Cottingham. I’m hearing from many nonprofit folks that they are feeling the exhaustion from a perpetual cycle of outrage. Many felt stressed and exhausted back in Nov. 2016, and have been fighting for important causes for 18 months now.

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19 Tips for Effective Online Conferences

Tony Karrer

I was recently asked me about my recommendations for conducting effective online conferences (virtual conference). They had attended the LearnTrends free online conference. This conference has been run for a few years now and is tentatively scheduled for November 15-17 this year. This is my attempt to collect some of what we’ve learned over the years doing those conferences.

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Staying Healthy – 11 Ergonomic Tips for Avoiding RSI

Luis Suarez

So, to get started let’s go ahead and list those 11 tips that he collected from Wimsey: Take frequent breaks: Indeed! As you may have seen above, lots of great tips shared across by both Wimsey and Charles.

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Jessica’s Teleconference Call Tips

Nancy White

All I can say is “Amen Sistah&# to these three simple tips from Jessica Lipnack. After reading this, I realized I really needed to update my old teleconferencing tips page, so here it is! I’m beginning to feel like I live in telephone and Skype conference calls.

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Nonprofit Blog Carnival: Personal Productivity Tips for Nonprofits

Beth Kanter

That was the call for blog posts. I received a rich selection covering this topic – from changing mindsets, new tool sets, and lots of tips on how to manage your social media, email, and work flow. Her book provides tips on how to do this more effectively.

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Flipboard and Paper.li: Social news curation hits the tipping point

Ross Dawson

Flipboard and Paper.li are two of the hottest properties in media today. Over the last six weeks they have taken social news curation to a new level. This will undoubtedly soon spawn hordes of competitors, while these leaders in the field continue to evolve their offerings.

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A Few Really Useful and FREE Social Media Tips Sheets and Resources

Beth Kanter

Most of my work is as a trainer where I’m teaching workshops on leadership skills for emerging leaders, self-care, social media strategy, train the trainers, and networks/data.

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10 tips for managing your time on social networks

Jane Hart

I spend a lot of time connecting with colleagues and contacts in my professional network in social networks. As I have explained in a previous post this is an essential way for me to keep up to date with what’s happening in the learning world. I also mentioned how over the years I’ve developed a [.]. Social learning

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Tips and Tools for Integrating Social Media Into Your Nonprofit Event Marketing Plan

Beth Kanter

Here’s a summary of tips, tools, examples, and resources for getting the most of our your nonprofit event with social media. (Here’s a curated link list used to create this post). Here’s some tips and best practices for live tweeting. Strategy Tips Tools and Tactic

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Information overload and Beth’s tips | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Take a quick hop over to her tips. And don’t be overwhelmed by the number of the tips. Photo credit: verbeeldingskr8 Share and Enjoy: 2 responses so far 2 Responses to “Information overload and Beth’s tips&# # steve on 13 Aug 2009 at 7:30 am I must be very relaxed.

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Travel Tip #12 — Never get sick again. again

Dan Pink

But here — in response to astonishingly meager demand — is a new Travel Tip. (To PREVIOUS TIPS: Tip #1 — Never get sick again. Tip #2 — The magic of earplugs. Tip #3 — Four road food rules of thumb. Tip #4 — The rule of HAHU. Travel tips

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Tips for Facilitating a Week in Change11 MOOC

Nancy White

A friend asked me to share any tips I had after facilitating week 8 of the massively open online course (MOOC) Change11. Any tips on what I should expect/do during the week?

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Information overload and Beth’s tips

Nancy White

Take a quick hop over to her tips. And don’t be overwhelmed by the number of the tips. I guess I was overloaded yesterday and missed Information Overload Awareness Day ! Thankfully, Beth Kanter wasn’t. Little evil grin). Today is Information Overload Awareness Day.

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Top 6 Tips for Taking Your Cause Mobile

Beth Kanter

Top 6 Tips for Taking Your Cause Mobile Guest Blog by Darian Rodriguez Heyman. But now let’s dive into practical considerations and tips that can actually help nonprofits execute on their goals.

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3 simple tips for setting up online communities

Jane Hart

On Wednesday I spoke at the World Of Learning 2011 conference in the session on Harnessing the potential of social learning.

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A Few Self-Care Tips for Fundraisers During Stressful Year End Giving Time

Beth Kanter

You might want to treat yourself to copy our new book, “ The Happy Healthy Nonprofit: Strategies for Impact without Burnout ,” read up on all the tips and methods that we gleaned from interviewing hundreds of nonprofit professionals about their self-care routines.

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Make It Rain: Tips and Tricks for Nonprofit Crowdfunding Success

Beth Kanter

It is called ‘Make It Rain: Tips & Tricks for #Crowdfunding Success.’. The guide, which was sponsored by JustGiving and the Institute of Fundraising offers tip and recommendations for planning, implementing, and following up on a crowdfunding campaigns.

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6 Tips for Nonprofits to Combat Digital Distraction and Improve Productivity

Beth Kanter

Here are a few tips for nonprofits. But leave your mobile phone behind and if you are tempted to take it with you re-read Tip 1 and book a session with Mindful Techie who works with nonprofit professionals. Here’s some tips. Image Source: 7able. On Feb.

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