Based in the United States, the New Organizing Institute is a training program run by organizers for organizers. Heavily geared to election campaigns, the organization hosts trainings on campaign strategy, online organizing, online communications, political technology, new media, and testing/evaluation. Sign [...]Continue Reading
Consulting non-profit group, Tech Soup Canada has a great list of resources on its website:
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Advocacy organizations often encourage their grassroots supporters to influence politicians and corporations using different methods, from promoting a cause or opposing legislation to challenging ad campaigns or policies. A [...]Continue Reading
This post comes directly from Beth Kanter, social change guru and trainer extraordinaire.
Last week I hosted a workshop on social media and advocacy. Here’s a write up of the first section of this workshop. More to come in the coming days.Continue Reading
I don’t think social media tools are the magic bullet! If you’re in doubt, read Malcolm Gladwell’s article “The Revolution will not be Tweeted“. Gladwell argues that facebook, twitter and other online tools build weak ties between a lot [...]Continue Reading