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Zoom Zoom? Nah.

I know many of us were using Zoom for work. I wasn’t as excited about it as most folks, but I recommended it as an easy to use, stable video meeting platform. Until last week, that is. If you’re not aware of the deep pile of virtual doo-doo Zoom found itself pretty much buried in…

Etopia Fans The Flame Of Education

My passion for nonprofits, education, and creative uses of online tools for greater effectiveness and impact come together in my Second Life project; Etopia. I’m so proud to have Etopia featured in the January 2016 issue of Eclipse Magazine; http://bit.ly/1JbuRDC For those unfamiliar with Second Life, it’s a virtual environment in which users interact with…

top nonprofit blogs

I love reading blogs. I just don’t have the time to read them all, compare them, and filter out the best of the best. I’ve tried Google alerts, checking out the blogs my friends followed, and more. I’ve tried Flipboard and other apps on my iPad that gathers the top trends and shares the hottest…

the last minute grant

Ideally, we would love to take the time to put together a grant application in a methodical, orderly manner that includes a compelling narrative with statistics and relevant reference resources. Unfortunately, in many cases we don’t have the amount of time we would like to complete a funding request. It’s more likely that you found…