Tips + Tricks

My coaching work begins with a client consultation that moves from vision to practical next steps, often in as little as an hour.  How does...

Imagine this: Going through family papers one day you find that there is a small piece of land once owned by a distant relative that is...

Is Your Communication Helping Your Cause? Activists communicate to persuade their audiences to act. Learn if your communication is getting you closer to your social...

These slides, which I will present on behalf of the Open Society Foundations next month in Dubrovnik, describe what video can do for your...

ETA (April 30): slide presentation links and video Thanks to a shout-out from Beth Kanter and Stephanie Rudat, I am taking a break...

Activists blog to build community, both by sharing resources and by strengthening relationships. Yet they also have limited time.  Using pre-existing formats can help activists...

This article was written by IVPN's CEO Nick Pearson. IVPN is a virtual private network (NPN) and...

Here's a first draft of metrics for measuring the effectiveness of digital activism campaigns.  Feedback welcome.  Direct download here (PDF).

Last month I gave a big training for YMCA youth program staff .  (Did you know that it's the biggest nonprofit in America...

For a presentation to YMCA youth workers in North Carolina that I'll be giving next week: Steps are: