Upcoming Nonprofit Insights: LinkedIn’s New Board Connect (and Other Tech Tools for Building the Best Board for Your Org)

The Nonprofit Insights webinar series brings major thought leaders and experts to you for thought-provoking presentations on a variety of issues related to technology and engaging your community members for social good.

Upcoming Nonprofit Insights: LinkedIn Board ConnectHow does your nonprofit organization find and engage dedicated board members? If you’re like most nonprofits, you’re trying to create a 21st century board of directors using 20th century methods. Chances are, you’re not getting the support and engagement you need from them.

New online technology tools that have sprung up in the past few years, such as LinkedIn’s Board Connect, can be used to help you identify and engage nonprofit board prospects – the trick is to find the right tools for your organization’s needs, and use them in the right way.

LinkedIn’s New Board Connect (and Other Tech Tools for Building the Best Board for Your Org)

Register for this free event.
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
11am – 12pm PT (2-3pm ET)

For the December session of Nonprofit Insights, Alice Korngold, CEO of Korngold Consulting, LLC, and Bryan Breckenridge, Nonprofit Success Enabler at LinkedIn, will discuss the importance of developing a strong nonprofit board, the challenges many organizations face in doing so, and the technology tools that can help your nonprofit successfully engage board members.

In addition, Breckenridge will demonstrate the key features of Linkedin’s new Board Connect, a package of powerful social networking tools and training to engage board members from LinkedIn’s community of 185 million professionals.

About Our Speakers

Alice KorngoldAlice Korngold, President, Korngold Consulting LLC, provides strategy consulting services to Fortune 100 companies, professional services firms, foundations, universities, healthcare institutions, and global, national and regional nonprofits. Her areas of expertise are board governance, CSR, and for-profit/nonprofit partnerships. She has trained and placed several hundred corporate executives on NGO/nonprofit boards. She authored LEVERAGING GOOD WILL: Strengthening Nonprofits by Engaging Businesses (Jossey-Bass, a Wiley Imprint, 2005) and blogs for Fast Company and The Huffington Post. Korngold is Co-Chair of the New York Leadership Council of GlobalGiving. She received a B.A. cum laude and an M.S.Ed. in Psychological Services from the University of Pennsylvania.

Bryan BreckenridgeBryan Breckenridge sees the world through an energetic enabler’s eyes. In his career, Bryan has helped thousands of nonprofit organizations operate better using online platforms. Last spring Bryan joined LinkedIn to launch their LinkedIn Nonprofit Solutions program. Previously, Bryan spent nine years at salesforce.com where he helped launch many of their social impact initiatives. Bryan is also founder of Belief Energy LLC, a personal development movement created to foster optimal living for all people. After all, BEing is much better than just being. Bryan enjoys running in steep mountains and anything else that involves his wife and daughter.

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