Are you fundraising for Africa? Read this!

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Her blog has been featured on Lonely Planet since 2009. Mazarine: What have you found blogging helps you do? Charlotte: I started my personal blog so friends and family back home could keep up to date with my adventure as a volunteer. Blogging quickly became my biggest pastime.

Gladwell Gets It Wrong – Again

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And now he has followed with a post on the New Yorker blog. (An An irony-free zone for Gladwell who apparently doesn’t believe that this blog is a social media [.]. Social Media Egypt Malcolm Gladwell New Yorker Tianammen SquareMalcolm Gladwell has done it again. Last summer he wrote, I thought rather flippantly, about the ineffectiveness of social media in generating and sustaining social protests.

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How much is social media influencing - or reflecting - events in Egypt?

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For some thoughtful reflections, check out: Beth Kanter’s blog today on Egypt. She cites Jillian York’s level-headed take : To be honest, so much of the rhetoric around the use of social media in Egypt and Tunisia makes me want to scream — folks act like these American tools just dropped from the sky like humanitarian food rations, set to save the people from their (American-supported, natch) dictators. This is a matter of hot debate.

#SocialMedia: Is Facebook Too D@%n Complicated? Depends On What You Want To Share.

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What if some of your friends-of-friends feel like your search for a vacation package to Egypt might be masking Islamicist sympathies?

#SocialMedia: Is Facebook Too D@%n Complicated? Depends On What You Want To Share.

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What if some of your friends-of-friends feel like your search for a vacation package to Egypt might be masking Islamicist sympathies?

Announcing the Fundraising Career Conference

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Linda Lysakowski, ACFRE, has managed capital campaigns, helped hundreds of nonprofit organizations achieve their development goals, and trained more than 27,000 development professionals in Canada, Mexico, Egypt, Bermuda, and most of the 50 United States.

Do you want to be a nonprofit consultant? Read this interview with Desiree Adaway

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I have lived, worked and traveled to over 20 countries including Germany, Mexico, India, El Salvador, Mozambique, Tajikistan, Bali, Egypt, Dubai and South Africa. What do you like about blogging? My best friend has been blogging for about 5 years now. It was my 100th blog post.

You may have noticed…

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that my blog posts have gotten a little more. It is the presence of large numbers of déclassé intellectuals that makes the uprisings in Spain, Egypt, Greece and finally the United States threatening to the overlords at Goldman Sachs, ExxonMobil and JPMorgan Chase.

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#SocialMedia: Turns Out, Twitter Can Start Revolutions Mr. Gladwell

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But what about now that dictators have fallen in Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, and perhaps Syria – and the ‘Occupy Wall Street’ movement has gone global this past weekend? Yet the Tunisian uprising continued to grow, then spread to Egypt, Bahrain, Syria, and Libya – with unequal (or as yet unclear) results. What a difference a year can make – not always for the better, mind you.

#SocialMedia: Turns Out, Twitter Can Start Revolutions Mr. Gladwell

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But what about now that dictators have fallen in Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, and perhaps Syria – and the ‘Occupy Wall Street’ movement has gone global this past weekend? Yet the Tunisian uprising continued to grow, then spread to Egypt, Bahrain, Syria, and Libya – with unequal (or as yet unclear) results. What a difference a year can make – not always for the better, mind you.

Are you feeling stuck?

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I am going to quote John Taylor Gatto at length in this blog post. We turned our backs on this promise by bringing to life the ancient dream of Egypt: compulsory training in subordination for everybody. Are you happy in your job at a charity? If so, stop reading. If you are ready to move on to a new job, I hope this post will give you some food for thought. Have you ever stopped to consider why you might be unhappy? Have you ever wished you could work from home?

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Oh My! New Website! What do you think?

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Greeks used it for burial portraits in Egypt. I LOVE encaustic and I have a whole blog where I talk about it, so if you are intrigued, head over there ! So lately I had started to feel like I was living kind of a double life, or maybe a triple life, or a quadruple life!

Making Money on the Side Part Two

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Encaustic art is a Greek art which was used for burial portraiture in ancient Egypt. Do you think you could look at Allofcraigs.com and find some remote blog post writing gigs and get paid $25/per post? Do you want to make money on the side?

How You Self-Educate Will Determine Your Success as a Cause Marketer

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I read Seth Godin’s and Guy Kawasaki’s blogs and I’ll pop into Techcrunch, and Gawker from time to time. But in its place I’ve become an inveterate history buff, with a special interest in the ancient world… the Sumerians, Egypt, Greece and Rome, early European history, etc. I actively read a handful of blogs on cause marketing from Katya Andresen, Joe Waters and Cone, Inc., How do you, my fellow cause marketers, keep learning?