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Online and Mobile: The Potential of Personalized Health Information

SocialButterfly

Participatory Medicine denotes patients’ active, informed involvement in their medical choices and care, acting in partnership with their health provider. One of the sound bytes that pops out the most is that “information is now portable, participatory and personal.”

Online and Mobile: The Potential of Personalized Health Information

SocialButterfly

Participatory Medicine denotes patients’ active, informed involvement in their medical choices and care, acting in partnership with their health provider. One of the sound bytes that pops out the most is that “information is now portable, participatory and personal.”

Mr. Formal or Informal

A Small Change

A good general rule is the more that you know someone the more informal your writing can be. Today a well-written informal letter often will get further than a formal won. When communicating with donors how we talk with them, especially in mass mailings, is really important.

Protecting Donor Information: What’s Your Security IQ?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

But we know it’s extremely important you are doing everything you can to maintain the safety of your donor information. As this happens, potential donors are becoming more concerned with the safety of their personal and financial information. Bill Sayre.

Will Your Donors Share Information?

The Agitator

But what information is available to allow you to make just the right appeal? In the fundraising sector, we’re pretty good at capturing and using transactional information — past giving history (which should include what kind of appeals have been responded to, or not).

We Regret To Inform You …

The Agitator

I regret to inform you the request has been denied. . INTER-OFFICE MEMORANDUM. To: Belford Sunday evening. FR: Craver. RE: Your Request for Day Off. The Agitator’s Human Relations Advisory Board has given careful consideration to your request for a one-day leave on 18 February. Although The Agitator has a large U.S.

Health Care Social Media Review #14: Health Literacy Gems and Treasures

SocialButterfly

Yet only 10% of adults have the knowledge and skills needed to understand important information about their health (yikes!). HealthCare SocialMedia Review has information about the next edition’s host and instructions on how to submit your posts for review in future editions.

Discovery into the Online Health Experience of American Indian and Alaskan Natives

SocialButterfly

What is the main source of health information for Gen Y American Indian and Alaskan Natives? In a study published this month in the Journal of Health Communication , researchers examined the use of online health information resources used by American Indians and Alaska Natives (AIAN).

Six Points for Good Content Leading to Engagement

Social Media Bird Brain

Relevancy, Timeliness Informative, Funny, or Touching Presentation Visual/Audial Inviting Comment or Elaboration Relevancy, Timeliness Via Media Republic/Global Voices What you''re posting about has to be something meaningful to your audience. Engagement comes from content.

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The Godfather of Cause Asks: Where Do I Get The Latest Cause News & Information?

Selfish Giving

I got a tweet the other day that made me think of a scene from The Godfather when Vito Corleone calls in a favor from the undertaker. With his dead son, Sonny, on a stretcher beside him, The Godfather makes his request: “I want you to use all your powers — and all your skills.

The Understatement that is Digital Literacy

SocialButterfly

On Friday, the Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) in collaboration with a number of Federal agencies (including the U.S. This piece of information was the last bit of content shared in the three-page fact sheet about the launch.

The Understatement that is Digital Literacy

SocialButterfly

On Friday, the Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) in collaboration with a number of Federal agencies (including the U.S. This piece of information was the last bit of content shared in the three-page fact sheet about the launch.

How the digital world is affecting the modern patient

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Searching for health information online. According to Statistics Canada, 64% of Canadians searched for medical or health related information online in 2010. Those 45 and older are more likely to search information on specific diseases when compared to the 18-44 age group.

Formalizing Your Informal Learning

Cause Related Marketing

The greatest informal learner’s share a secret. To really give their informal learning flight they formalize it. Buckminster Fuller The Learner's Guild Informal Learning Leonardo da Vinci Leonardo da Vinci did it. So did Michelangelo.

Knowledge and Informal Leanring

Cause Related Marketing

Tags: The Learner's Guild Bear Grylls Informal Learning

Crossing the Double Divide, Two Million Dollar Questions

SocialButterfly

Earlier this month, Susannah Fox discussed a health Information divide based on a recent report. Specifically, those without internet access (a large portion of whom may be without adequate health care access) are prevented from gaining health information available on the Internet&# (38).

New Webinar: Negotiating Your Nonprofit Salary with Karen O’Keefe Nov 6th

Wild Woman Fundraising

Conflict Finding a job Sector-Switching Transparency how to negotiate karen o''keefe negotiate nonprofit salary salary information webinar Are you trying to survive month to month on your nonprofit salary? Are you trying to pick up side gigs just to make ends meet?

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Brain Gain

Cause Related Marketing

s as close as your front door and you should probably do it in the company of other people.For more on this wonder-exercise check today's post on my blog on informal learning called The Learner's Guild. Tags: neuroscientists The Learner's Guild neurotransmitters Informal Learning

How to Rock Social Media Doesn’t Involve Social Media

SocialButterfly

And instead, concentrate first on having a healthy information diet , further developing your skills to critically assess information and transform it into knowledge you can apply and share with others. Social Technology beth kanter information diet media literacy

Buy One Give One Blankets

Cause Related Marketing

The Information Blanket’ is made of double-knit cotton…loomed in North Carolina and screen printed and lock-stitched in New York City… and features bold info-graphics screen-printed in water-based dyes. But the illiteracy that the Information Blanket addresses is the illiteracy of new parents.

Informal Learning and the Eternal Memory Redux

Cause Related Marketing

In my other blog for informal learners called The Learner's Guild, I put these questions to Chris Khoo, 26, a software progammer in Brisbane who uses. Tags: The Learner's Guild Piotr Wozniak Informal Learning SuperMemo

Informal Learning and the Acquisition of Expertise

Cause Related Marketing

Tags: The Learner's Guild Informal Learning Tiger Woods

#SM4NP: Scoop.it! For Information ‘Curation’ & Social Interaction

Non Profit Marketing 360

has, on the surface, a strikingly similar mission: to provide a webspace to present ‘magazines’ of (hopefully) related materials based on a user’s interests and what information she or he has ‘curated’ for his or her site.

The Killer App for Informal Learners? Time Will Tell.

Cause Related Marketing

learn more read my post called An Innovation for Informal Learners. Tags: The Learner's Guild Informal Learning Killer App

Power to The People: An Informal Learner's Toolkit

Cause Related Marketing

Malcolm X said that.And for most of his short 40 years, a good library was the best possible and maybe only option for a curious informal learner. see what’s in my informal learner’s toolkit check the post my other blog, The Learner’s Guild.

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Accessing the Minds of Other Informal Learners and Teachers

Cause Related Marketing

Tags: The Learner's Guild Informal Learning George Mercer Dawson Learner's Journals

Informing Your Volunteers

A Small Change

We have had a number of formal prospecting sessions and I have informally added a number of casually mentioned names. This would have gone well with my Event Invitation Mistakes post a few weeks ago but I didn’t make this mistake until recently. Recently I sent out invitations to our prospect list. At my next volunteer committee meeting one of the members asked me if I let each board member know when I invited their connections.

Turning Data Into Information

Cause Related Marketing

An Average Hour for Seth Godin and Guy Kawasaki, Seven Months for MeOn Tuesday, October 17, 2006 I posted my first entry on this blog called Eyeballs vs Tears. According to Google Analytics, in the 202 days since the blog has received about 4380 visits and 7300 pageviews, for an average of 1.67 pageviews per visit.I confess I’m pretty proud of those numbers, although they probably represent at.

Getting through the information overload

GenerationYGive

The way young people consume information and the channels they use to consume it is greatly illustrated in the MediaSnackers video. Information: whenever, however, wherever. An interesting article from AP this week, "Study shows young adults hit by 'news fatigue'".

Seven Simple Steps Cause Marketers Should Take Before the End of the Year

Cause Related Marketing

Swipe File Informal Learning Learning cause marketingThe end of the year is fast approaching and with it your final opportunity to improve yourself as a cause marketer. Here are seven simple-steps you could do in the next 30 minutes to improve your cause marketing career before year end. Make an Appointment for Early 2012 with Your Opposite Number at the Charity or Sponsor. Finish reading this list then call your partner at the cause or sponsor you work with and plan a casual meeting.

Sharing Personal Information

The Agitator

At the heart of usage of online social networking is one’s attitude toward sharing personal information. Here’s a chart from a new study of the ‘Gen Next" (Gen Y, born 1977 or after) by the Pew Research Center.

Free tool of the week: Fun, informative, powerful Google maps

ImpactMax

Think about creating neighborhood histories, identifying where specific resources or programs are located, tracking project progress on the ground, developing neighborhood asset maps, conveying complex demographic and community information, etc.

CollegeSpring Launches Informative New Site

Mission Minded

CollegeSpring gives low-income Bay Area and Los Angeles students the support they need to succeed on the SAT and in college admissions, because they believe that all students deserve the opportunity to access higher education. Mission Minded helped CollegeSpring design a new website in order to increase usability and encourage more students, tutors, and educators [.]. Blog Nonprofit Communications Nonprofit Copywriting Nonprofit Design Nonprofit Messaging Nonprofit Web

The Social Life of Health Information

Social Marketing and Social Change

How social media has impacted people's online health information seeking and sharing is the subject of the latest report from the Pew Internet and American Life Project - The social life of health information.

Health Information Meets Epidemiology: Infodemiology

Social Marketing and Social Change

I nfodemiology can be defined as the science of distribution and determinants of information in an electronic medium, specifically the Internet, or in a population, with the ultimate aim to inform public health and public policy. anti-vaccination sites, but also news articles or expert-curated outbreak reports); automated tools to measure information diffusion and knowledge translation, and t racking the effectiveness of health marketing campaigns.

#Tech: Near-Field Communication Now Allows Two-Way Exchanges Of Information

Non Profit Marketing 360

The initial development of NFC was to create a temporary network of information from one device to another – from a transmitter to a receiver. With this exchange, the store’s receiver could not send information back to the phone.

#Tech: Near-Field Communication Now Allows Two-Way Exchanges Of Information

Non Profit Marketing 360

The initial development of NFC was to create a temporary network of information from one device to another – from a transmitter to a receiver. With this exchange, the store’s receiver could not send information back to the phone.

Website Design: What’s In, What’s Out

Non Profit Marketing 360

Nonprofit design Graphic design Information Graphic websiteBranded Out Loud, a blog about communications design, offers its list of what’s cool and what’s yesterday’s news on nonprofit websites, with plenty of visuals to make the point. What’s in?

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#HOWTO: Curate Information To Make Sense Of Your Nonprofit’s Ambitions

Non Profit Marketing 360

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#PublicMedia: How Twitter Helped And Hurt The Spread Of Information In Two Recent Disasters

Non Profit Marketing 360

As social media become ever more deeply immured into our technology and information landscape, perhaps we should not be surprised that users of such media are starting to be held to standards once expected of reporters at TV stations and newspapers. Which is not to say millions haven't tried it.