Mark Your Calendars for the Nonprofit Talent & Culture Summit!

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The Nonprofit Talent & Culture Summit, April 18-20, Washington, DC is an immersive event where nonprofit and association leaders discuss concepts and ideas for advancing their missions through their people. Immerse yourself in current trends in social sector talent and culture.

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Why IT Leads the Pack in Corporate Social Responsibility

Geneva Technical Services

With instantaneous intelligence, their actions are more proactive and allow them to lead the pack with corporate social responsibility. So when a survey finds that more than 90% of business students would willingly sacrifice a percentage of their future salary to work for a company with a sense of social responsibility, tech companies listen. They Monitor What’s Trending on Social and Swiftly Take Action. Social media provides plenty of raw information for data analytics.

How to track and report polling place problems on Election Day

Tech Republic Big Data

Election-tracking nonprofit Ushahidi will use SMS, social media, and email to connect citizens with vetted volunteers and lawyers to monitor the upcoming US election

Good work, and good works, at Cloud for Good

ComputerWorld IT Management

The premium Salesforce.org partner is a B corporation, which means it’s a for-profit business certified by the nonprofit B Lab as meeting certain standards of social and environmental performance, accountability and transparency. It was founded by Tal Frankfurt, who learned Salesforce when he was working as a fundraiser, trying to better manage donors, participants and volunteers at a nonprofit for at-risk youth in Israel.

5 Awesome Tips For Getting More Instagram Followers

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Go further by promoting your Instagram account on other social media platforms such as Twitter and Facebook. Give careful thought to your target audience on Instagram with your social media strategy when building your brand page. Being Social. Marketing Social Networking

The Data Impact Awards: This is the “academy awards” of data solutions

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Social Impact. ? Government, Nonprofit, & NGO. ? Editor’s note: Last night Cloudera held the 2014 Data Impact Awards. I was very proud to be a judge and honored to be a presenter. The most interesting part for me was reviewing the many impactful nominations, especially those that are directly tied to saving lives, curing disease, finding fraud, and helping the department of defense and the intelligence community support national security missions.

Which Government, Non-Profit and NGO Have Big Data/CDH Lessons Learned To Share?

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SOCIAL IMPACT. GOVERNMENT, NONPROFIT, & NGO. Drew Conway is a leading expert in the application of computational methods to social and behavioral problems at large-scale. Drew started his career in counter-terrorism as a computational social scientist in the U.S.

CDH Users: If you have done impactful things with data please share how what and why

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SOCIAL IMPACT. GOVERNMENT, NONPROFIT, & NGO. Drew Conway is a leading expert in the application of computational methods to social and behavioral problems at large-scale. Drew started his career in counter-terrorism as a computational social scientist in the U.S.

Industry leaders set cloud computing security benchmarks

Cloud Musings

Both nonprofits, their individual missions and goals are synergistic: CSA: To promote best practices for providing security assurance within cloud computing and provide education on the uses of cloud computing to help secure all other forms of computing. Security has long been the No.

WebTools For Teachers 07/26/2008

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SocialTech: Open Source Social Software. Social Source Commons. Social Source Commons is a place to share lists of software tools that you already use, gain knowledge and support, and discover new tools. tags: nonprofits , tools , free Show in a Box » Your show. Your site. Your style. Somewhat geeky, but the explanations sound clear, except they don’t say it works on WordPress.org, but doesn’t appear to on WordPress.com. tags: videoblogging , wordpress.

SMU Continues To Innovate In Cyber Security Innovation: Launches new institute and innovation gym

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The institute also will incorporate elements from law, business and the social sciences to promote development of an educated citizenry in the issues of cyber security. By Bob Gourley We read with enthusiasm about the continued positive news coming out of SMU on the topic of computer engineering, specifically the establishment of a new institute for cyber security and an innovation gym led by friend and renowned engineer Fred Chang. Press release is below: Darwin Deason contributes $7.75

Your car is about to go open source

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” Jaguar Land Rover is a member of GENIVI, a nonprofit auto industry alliance committed to driving the broad adoption of an open-source IVI development platform. Automakers want to standardize on a Linux-based OS that would make vehicle infotainment systems act more like smartphones.