Curt Steinhorst: Pay Attention – YouTube

Bill Palladino – MLUI‘s insight:

This is my friend Curt.  He has some important things to say about what we’ve come to expect from our workforce in this day of distraction.  

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10 Tips for an Effective Nonprofit Content Strategy | NTEN


One of the biggest concerns voiced by potential clients is how to create effective nonprofit content strategies for their social networks. Their struggle either comes from not having enough time to devote to social media or not …

Bill Palladino – MLUI‘s insight:

If you can’t be there, you might as well see what’s going on in the back room.

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Two Things Experts Do Differently Than Non-Experts When Practicing


What do top performers do differently in the practice room than lesser performers? Some clues from a study of basketball players.

Bill Palladino – MLUI‘s insight:

I’m not someone who tends to like sports metaphors, but this is a good set that we can all learn from.

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The Top 4 Challenges Facing Arts and Cultural Organizations


Guest post by Jonathon Leeke, Product Manager at Blackbaud.

Bill Palladino – MLUI‘s insight:

This is focused at technology solutions, so the title is a bit misleading. 

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How our brain networks: Research reveals white matter ‘scaffold’ of human brain – EurekAlert (press release)


How our brain networks: Research reveals white matter ‘scaffold’ of human brain EurekAlert (press release) For the first time, neuroscientists have systematically identified the white matter “scaffold” of the human brain, the critical…

Bill Palladino – MLUI‘s insight:

Simply amazing bio-science. And for you brain geeks out there, make sure to enlarge the image on the right side of the page.  

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The part of the brain that says, ‘I got this’ – MyNorthwest.com

erfoMyNorthwest.com The part of the brain that says, ‘I got this’ MyNorthwest.com There have been a number of experiments in the last few years focusing on a part of the brain called the insula, which has the job of predicting the future, and also the…

Bill Palladino – MLUI‘s insight:

A quick post about performance through the eyes of an Olympics fan.

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10 Reasons to be at NTEN’s Nonprofit Technology Conference (#14NTC)

 WashWe’re one month out from NTEN’s annual Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC) in Washington, DC. The official hashtag, #14NTC, is starting to buzz on Twitter, and I’m getting hyped about connecting with nonprofit leaders from around the globe!

Bill Palladino – MLUI‘s insight:

NTEN is on the horizon in Washington DC for next month. If you’ve never been there, you should consider it… even if you’re not a techie.

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Harvard sets biggest fundraising goal ever: $6.5 billion – NBC News


BOSTON – Harvard, the richest university in the United States, said on Saturday it would seek to raise some $6.5 billion in donations to fund new academic in…

Bill Palladino – MLUI‘s insight:

So all you development professionals out there.  How would you like to have this number on your workplan?  $6.5 Billion.  That’s a Carl Sagan moment!

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How Big Numbers Short-Circuit Your Brain and Your Finances


Sorry to be the one to tell you this, but your brain is just not evolved to process big numbers.

Bill Palladino – MLUI‘s insight:

Ever wonder why “police estimates” of protester numbers at an event is always lower than the number the protesters provide?  Fact is, neither side is genetically capable of doing it accurately.  

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How to Break the Mold and Be an Independent Thinker


Three tips to help you think independently and come up with creative solutions.

Bill Palladino – MLUI‘s insight:

My mother used to tell me that they didn’t “break” the mold with me, they just never used one.  Love that.

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