Busy week

My mom has been in town this week. I’m launching a huge web project for a national non profit. I facilitated a conversation on community transformation with local leaders from gov’t, business, non profit, artist and education sectors. Meetings for 2 boards of local non profits I’m on. Plus, I’m still married with 2 kids! […]

Google’s 8 Pillars of Innovation for Non Profit’s

Susan Wojcicki has seen Google grow from the very start … the company was once based in her garage! In 2011, Wojcicki wrote “The Eight Pillars of Innovation” about how the company pushes itself forward. These Eight Pillars made Google one of the most useful and financially sound companies on the planet. What would it look […]

Should my non profit use Periscope?

Let’s talk about Qik. Qik, a company that was very early on in the stream-live-video-from-your-phone trend that popped up and then quickly faded around 2008-2009, is being retired by its parent company, Skype. Skype acquired Qik back in 2011 for upwards of $100 million. ~ Techcrunch If you check out all of my earliest youtube videos […]

Make it a MAY to Remember!

Join Dan Portnoy and I for a half day of training on how to best equip your team for this year’s campaigns. We’re calling it Connect + Engage because we all know: that’s how you win donors and catalyze audiences. We wanted to share what we’re seeing in successful non-profits and provide helps in several areas from telling […]

Health Update Feb 2015

Had another Bone Scan (where they inject me with a radioactive isotope and then take pictures with a gamma camera) on Thursday. Went well. Sending the results to my doctor. We shall see what he has to say. The hope is he will say that it looks good and I can schedule surgery and finally […]

Health update–one year later

So my last scan did not show what they had hoped for. The affected area is still very active (the calcium cells continue to form). Until this stops, the doctor won’t do the surgery as it would lead to additional muscle loss. So I have another scan in Feb. Pain is mild most days. If I am […]

Health Update

For previous health updates click here. On my way out the door for a bone scan. On Friday I have an appt to go over the results. Best case scenario we can schedule my surgery at that appt. Unrelated to my leg I developed some sort of eye infection (my internet sleuthing over the weekend […]