How the Minnesota Nurses Association uses Social Media


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Associations Live: Fall in Minnesota. The Perfect Time of Year

Associations Live

Fall in Minnesota. Social media at the board retreat. Social Media. (24). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Associations Live. Connecting MSAE members and a world of ideas! Sunday, October 17, 2010. The Perfect Time of Year. The stats are amazing. Its not a fad. Its a revolution. Posted by Kathy Johnson. at 8:37 AM. Labels: 2010 fallconference. No comments: Post a Comment. Newer Post. Older Post. Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom). July Member Poll. Subscribe.

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Record-breaking donations on Give to the Max Day in Minnesota

Beth Kanter

1. Hi Dana, congrats on another successful Giving Day in Minnesota. A really unique partnership with Metro Transit, which is Minnesota’s transportation resource offering a network of buses, light rail and commuter trains, allowed us to plug into their engaged audience of commuters.

Reduce Barriers to Entry

Spark Consulting

Even if they don’t, those committed young fans will contribute in all sorts of valuable ways: volunteering to help with the mission-driven work of the organization, recruiting other supporters, amplifying messages and stories online and on social media.

#13NTC Session: Mindful or Mindfull Social Media?

Beth Kanter

I’m in Minnesota for the 2013 Nonprofit Technology Conference where I am doing a plenary session on Saturday morning and two breakout sessions. Social media and working online doesn’t have to be overwhelming; you can take back control. This blog post serves as a resource page for a session on mindfulness with Rob Cottingham and Jana Byington-Smith. Description: How nonprofits can stay focused given all the distractions inherent in today’s attention economy?

How One Nonprofit Used Social Media for Damage Control During A PR Crisis That Erupted During a Fundraiser

Beth Kanter

TechFail #GenerosityWin on Minnesota’s Give to the Max Day: Understanding social media’s role in damage control and crisis communication Guest post by Jeff Achen, GiveMN Digital Strategist. Social media promotion of the event was in full swing.

What associations need to know about facebook’s new political content rules


Social Security. Oh, and also, the classifier is looking at the terms used in ad copy and the landing page, regardless of who the advertiser is, per the Center for Cooperative Media. Debunking the Hype Featured Implementation Risk and Social Media

Scary Nonprofit Contests, Social Media Content, and Campaigns: Happy Halloween!

Beth Kanter

The Minnesota Zoo provided a candy shopping guide to keep the rainforest safe for all the animals that call it home. Halloween offers a great hook for your nonprofit’s content strategy, a campaign theme , or special fundraiser.

What associations need to know about Facebook’s new political content rules

Mizz Information

Social Security. Oh, and also, the classifier is looking at the terms used in ad copy and the landing page, regardless of who the advertiser is, per the Center for Cooperative Media. association social media salaries associations Facebook Facebook political ads

6 Articles for Associations and Millennials

SCD Group

Study Debunks Myths about Generations’ Workplace Preferences Via CBRE As a generation, millennials (born between 1981 and 1996) are widely characterized as being extremely connected, tech savvy, diverse, expressive, optimistic and socially minded. The case for taking millennials seriously By Selena Simmons-Duffin via Minnesota NPR Millennials have already shaped your life. Let me start with those little screens we''re always on: Millennials aren''t simply users of social media.

Associations Live: Brett Favre and Credibility

Associations Live

Its the first Tuesday of August, and as folks in my neck of the woods (Minnesota) have learned, if Brett Favre sticks his head out of Hattiesburg, Mississippi and sees that he isnt the focus of the news, well get six more weeks of speculation about his career. Social Media. (24).

Associations Live: World record

Associations Live

We filed with the state in February 2000 - changed from Minnesota to Midwest. Even though, we register every year - Unemployment insurance still had us listed as Minnesota. Social Media. (24). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Associations Live. Connecting MSAE members and a world of ideas! Tuesday, April 20, 2010. World record. Going for the world record - in changing the association name. Changed the mail, changed the bank, checks, stationary, IRS, paychex.

Building a Facebook Presence


I love the story of the restaurant in Minnesota that hired a community manager to work part-time to help build an online presence six months before opening. Uncategorized Facebook "social media Guest blog by Gini Dietrich of Spin Sucks fame.

Test-Drive Your Next Member Recruitment Campaign

Associations Now

The “ United in Possibilities ” campaign, which won a 2019 ASAE Gold Circle Award in the membership recruitment campaign category, launched first in AOA’s Georgia and Minnesota chapters. Social media advertising.

How Can You Manage Negative Facebook Comments?

Associations Now

In a recent analysis published in its scholarly journal Information Systems Research , researchers from the University of Minnesota found that, in an analysis of 12,000 posts from 41 Fortune 500 companies, negative posts outranked positive posts at a ratio of nearly 2 to 1.

GiveMN 2012 Giving Day by the Numbers

Beth Kanter

To get there, we employed a number of strategies, but chief among them was social media. Social media has always been a key communication tool for Give to the Max Day. We saw an incredible range of creative campaigns using social media for Give to the Max Day this year.

State Troopers Held a Beauty Contest for Their Cruisers

Associations Now

To help instill camaraderie among state troopers throughout the country, as well as generate a little publicity, the American Association of State Troopers launched a social media campaign calling on people to vote for the “Best Looking Cruiser.”. Minnesota State Patrol.

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Best Benefit Ever: Chiropractic Credit Expansion

Associations Now

And the credit union’s help has already proved successful for members of other organizations, such as the Michigan Association of Chiropractors, the Minnesota Chiropractic Association, and the Ohio State Chiropractic Association.

Lessons for Meeting Planners From Professional Sports

Associations Now

Value (and trust) your social media team. In an article posted on a few months back, writer Maurice Peebles examined how the NBA is succeeding at social media and offered an inside look at the Brooklyn Nets’ strategy.

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Friday Buzz: GoPro Shines a Spotlight on Nonprofits

Associations Now

“Our goal with GoPro for a Cause is to help social causes inspire a global audience with their stories.” Hootsuite has some fresh suggestions for organizations looking to restock their social media tool belt.

Everyday Technology: Innovative Ways To Do More With Less

Beth Kanter

Idealware partnered with the Minnesota-based MAP for Nonprofits on this project into how, and how effectively, human services organizations are using technology to innovate their service delivery. The organization’s social media presence became like a snowball gathering mass.

PhilanthroTech: How Nonprofits Are Using Crowdfunding

Beth Kanter

Note from Beth: I’m headed down to Austin, TX for SXSW where I will have the pleasure of facilitating a workshop on measuring social media with KD Paine with case studies by David Neff and Carie Lewis. million for Minnesota charities in just 24 hours. Flickr Photo by Toddy.

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The Intersection of Systems and Network Leadership

Beth Kanter

” I shared a copy of the visual on my Facebook wall and asked colleagues who are involved in social change networks, wondering out loud about the overlaps between “ system leadership ” and “ network leadership.” Found when researching systems thinking.

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Technology strikes again

Associations Live

Seven of us headed up to Minnesota's newest resort and spa - Chase on the Lake in Walker, MN. Interesting how technology has impacted even our personal relationships - not to mention how the whole social media is impacting everything as well. Like the short video posted below.The world has most definitely changed. This weekend was a girls get away weekend. Great place. Great fun. Great Spa. This time (we've been doing it for many years) there was something different.

111 Intriguing Chats for 2011


As many of you know, the priority of engaging and connecting is a big one for me- a soapbox- if you will, and I don’t understand those who simply look at social media as a way to promote their agenda, products, and/or services. It should also be noted that the list reflects my interests: associations, events, travel, tech, government, education, social media, communications, marketing, public relations, and jobs. Sr social media strategist at @CAPAction/@AmProg.

Associations Live: Career Development, Professional Certifications.

Associations Live

The closest exam site to Minnesota is Chicago, IL. Social Media. (24). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Associations Live. Connecting MSAE members and a world of ideas! Thursday, May 26, 2011. Career Development, Professional Certifications and Advanced Education. Professionals who are interested in making a commitment to their profession, career and future look to earning advanced education or potentially obtaining a credential.

The Civil Servant at the Top

Associations Now

More scrutiny of nonprofits, from the IRS to social media, has demanded more resolute leadership. More scrutiny of nonprofits, from the IRS to social media, has demanded more resolute leadership.

Associations Live: MSAE Golf 2010

Associations Live

Were playing The Meadows at Mystic Lake , an award winning course in Prior Lake, Minnesota. Social Media. (24). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Associations Live. Connecting MSAE members and a world of ideas! Wednesday, May 26, 2010. MSAE Golf 2010. Well, every year I post about how great the MSAE Golf Outing is for networking, enjoying a day out of the office, and an overall good time. This year will be no exception.

Associations Live: Golf in full Swing

Associations Live

Be sure to check out #msaegolf2010 [link] We love our summer days in Minnesota! Social Media. (24). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Associations Live. Connecting MSAE members and a world of ideas! Monday, May 17, 2010. Golf in full Swing. Finally golf is in full swing in the upper Midwest. Those who werent partaking in the fishing opener were probably spending time on the links. Posted by Kathy Johnson. at 11:51 AM. No comments: Post a Comment. Newer Post. Older Post.

Women Who Tech Around the World

Beth Kanter

I work as a trainer and capacity builder for nonprofits and technology and more lately social media and networked approaches. degrees in Political Science from the University of Minnesota. Women Who Tech Around the World. View more presentations from Beth Kanter.

Luggage Tags and Breath Mints: How MSAE Refreshed Itself As Associations North

Association Adviser

North was a big question since we represent Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota. Angela Kisskeys, Associations North.

Advocacy Do’s and Don’ts

Association Adviser

Angela Kisskeys , marketing and communications manager, Midwest Society of Association Executives (MSAE) , which represents associations in Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota, said her organization doesn’t lobby directly unless the issue impacts the overall operations of non-profits.

How Nonprofits Can Leverage Crowdfunding: Best Practices and Data

Beth Kanter

I’m at the AFP Conference where I will be on a plenary session about “ Social Media for Social Change ” moderated by Social Media 4 Nonprofit leaders Darian Rodriguez and Ritu Sharma, along with Carolyn Miles, Save the Children and Ben Rattray, Change.Org.

14 Personal Highlights from EventCamp East Coast


We certainly had those, but we also had representation from far away and exotic lands called Illinois, Minnesota, Washington, California, Ontario, and Quebec. The Friday evening social hour was held at the home of ECEC participant and nearby resident Beth Brodovsky ( @bethbrodovsky ). What do I find myself talking about from the Event Camp East Coast experience? The event was just conducted in Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania (the Philadelphia area) on November 12th and 13th.

Give Local America Disaster Offers Lessons for Next Time

Beth Kanter

Nonprofits and community foundations across the country had spent months planning for and promoting the event, lining up corporate matches, courting media coverage, and encouraging individuals to give — many for the first time.

Part 3 of Life after MLS: Technology Strategic Plans : Off Stage

Off Stage

Finally, if you want a generic association technology strategy outline contact me and Ill send you a copy of the Minnesota Management Assistance Program (MAP) generic technology plan for organizations, which you might use as a guide. • Social Media. Off Stage.