Marketing for Nonprofits Workshop

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My colleague Karen Bryant will be presenting an all-day marketing class at the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management this Thursday. There are still a few spots open. Marketing for Nonprofits: Five Keys to a Winning Marketing Plan. Every nonprofit needs a strategic marketing plan to attract clients, secure funding and get noticed. This practical, how-to session presents the five keys … Read More

Refresh Pittsburgh meeting

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The next meeting of Refresh Pittsburgh will at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, February 26 at the Creative Treehouse in Bellevue. Refresh Pittsburgh is a community of designers and developers working to refresh the creative, technical, and professional culture of Internet developers in the Pittsburgh area. Cynthia Closkey (that’s me!) from Big Big Design will present “Google-Friendly Blogging in Five Easy … Read More

EnterPrize Competition 2008 begins

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The Pittsburgh Technology Council is running its EnterPrize Business Plan Competition again this year. From the website: EnterPrize supports southwestern Pennsylvania’s technology entrepreneurs by providing financial incentives, educational workshops and mentoring. EnterPrize participants are given the expert advice they need to shape their innovative ideas into viable business plans. Whether they won or not, past participants have gone on to … Read More

PodCamp Pittsburgh 3 planning meeting

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There will be another PodCamp Pittsburgh 3 planning meeting on Wednesday, February 20, 2008 at 6:30 PM at the Creative Treehouse in Bellevue. Topics to be covered will include: Progress to date Subcommittee leader assignments Possible speakers from outside Pittsburgh Next steps As Justin says, “If you have any questions, concerns or cupcakes, please bring them to the meet-up.”

Digital Democracy Conference

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If you’re interested in new media/social media, the evolution of journalism, and how both interact with the political process, here’s an event you’ll want to know about. I received this announcement from Bob Mayo, a journalist at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette who also blogs at The Busman’s Holiday. Digital Democracy is a special event happening here in Pittsburgh next month. This … Read More