Submitted by Gregory Varnum on Mon, 12/20/2010 - 16:00
Many of the services offered fall under the broad umbrella of "capacity building" services. Which is a fancy way of saying the things we need to do to help our organizations grow, become stronger and more effective. Or simply put - how we grow their capacity to do what they do best.
Submitted by Gregory Varnum on Thu, 11/18/2010 - 20:32
I've spent my life thus far operating and advising nonprofits and small businesses. I appreciate the lean budgets that these organizations operate on and I try to make my pricing as affordable and respectful as possible. Please contact me and I'm confident we can work out arrangements that will suite both your project and budgetary needs.
Submitted by Gregory Varnum on Thu, 11/18/2010 - 20:30
By far - the number one reason projects fail is a lack of proper coalition building. I've written about how damaging it is to our youth-serving efforts when we don't engage young people in the early planning and implementation stages. This simple and easy to avoid misstep can be vital to carrying out any type of project or service aimed at a particular audience.
Submitted by Gregory Varnum on Thu, 11/18/2010 - 20:25
Wikis are an increasingly trusted and utilized way of collecting lots of information from a limitless number of people and organizing it in a way that's both easy to navigate and easy to expand. These vast collections of information can take on a life of their own with user-contributed content or designed for more presentation based or internal use.
Submitted by Gregory Varnum on Thu, 11/18/2010 - 19:59
Perhaps you're starting your web site from scratch, maybe you're hoping to transfer your current site into a system your staff or volunteers can better use and understand or you've got a Drupal site that just isn't working the way you'd like it to. Whatever state your organization's web presence is at - let's find an affordable solution that gets you where you need to be.
Submitted by Gregory Varnum on Thu, 11/18/2010 - 19:55
What is "New Media"?
New media is a broad term generally applied to delivering information in a manner that utilizes modern technology. Today's technology allows for us to accomplish this in some exciting and efficient ways. Here are a few common examples:
Submitted by Gregory Varnum on Tue, 11/16/2010 - 07:37
Submitted by Gregory Varnum on Sun, 03/20/2011 - 12:25
MediaWiki is a free software open source wiki package written in PHP, originally for use on Wikipedia. It is now used by several other projects of the non-profit <a href="http://www.wikimedia.org" target="_blank">Wikimedia Foundation</a> and by many other wikis, including <a href="http://www.wikiqueer.org" target="_blank">WikiQueer</a>.