Monthly Archives: December 2013

The Advanced Apes | Computers Inspired by the Human Brain

Humans have always recognized parallels between the operations of biological brains and the operations of computer systems. These parallels were so readily apparent because, even from the earliest days of automated … Bill Palladino – MLUI‘s insight: Speculative fiction (and sci-fi) … Continue reading

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Lazy Fundraising: Six Rich Guys Strategy

I recently met with a friend of mine at Geekdom who specializes in video storytelling for nonprofits. We were discussing some of his recent projects when he mentioned that two of the nonprofits he … Bill Palladino – MLUI‘s insight: Not too … Continue reading

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Girls’ brains reorganize earlier, may explain their faster maturity – Medical News Today

Girls’ brains reorganize earlier, may explain their faster maturity Medical News Today As we grow older, our brains reorganize themselves, pruning and streamlining nerve fiber linkages to reduce overall network connectivity while selectively… Bill Palladino – MLUI‘s insight: This one … Continue reading

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9 Ways to Explain Your Nonprofit Job to Your Family this Holiday …

It’s that wonderful time of the year when young adults prepare to have public judgment of their life and career decisions become a major topic of conversation among a large group of people they barely know (i.e. Bill Palladino – … Continue reading

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The Unexpected Benefits of Content Curation for Nonprofits

Earlier this week, at Scoop.it’s December Lean Content meetup, we were visited by nonprofit consultant, marketer, author, and trainer Beth Kanter. Bill Palladino – MLUI‘s insight: You all know this Scoop.it thing is considered “content curation.”  Here’s a look at how … Continue reading

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12 Behaviors of a Transformational Leader

What types of leaders are there in businesses? What type of leader transforms an enterprise into a social enterprise? What characteristics should this leader have? Bill Palladino – MLUI‘s insight: Consider transformation in your business.  How do you get there? … Continue reading

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Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – December 20, 2013

 I spent much of the past week in Washington DC, where I managed to sneak in an evening tour of the monuments and a quick visit of the Newseum (highly recommended! Bill Palladino – MLUI‘s insight: Christmas break is upon … Continue reading

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Leading a Values Revolution in Your Workplace | Switch and Shift

If you’re leading people today, you have the problems of employee dissatisfaction and values misalignment described in my previous three posts in some measure, and it makes you vulnerable. Bill Palladino – MLUI‘s insight: Yesterday we talked about culture turnarounds … Continue reading

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4 Ways to Make Your Fundraising Plans for Next Year Better and More Effective

Here are 4 great tips for making the most of your fundraising plans for the coming year. Bill Palladino – MLUI‘s insight: The end of the year is just around the corner.  What are you doing to ensure next year’s … Continue reading

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There’s No Such Thing as a Culture Turnaround

Cultures can only evolve. (“There’s No Such Thing as a Culture Turnaround” http://t.co/1op1C7tslh #Leadership #Career #Entrepreneurship) Bill Palladino – MLUI‘s insight: In my change management and innovation courses I’ve always used the metaphor of culture being a lot like a … Continue reading

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