How many e-mails do you get in a day? 100? 200? 1,000? I know that it can certainly feel like that. What’s worse is that there’s no way to stop the perpetual onslaught of messages. Each time a new message pops up in your inbox, it’s incredibly distracting and threatens to derail your entire workflow [...]
In honor of St. Patrick’s Day we thought we’d get in on all the festivities. Here are a bunch of fantastic sponsored projects run by and for the Irish community.
Dreamland Ballroom Irish Theatre
The Dreamland Ballroom Irish Theater is a professional theater company in Omaha, Nebraska, that produces the best contemporary plays reflecting the Irish and [...]
Each month we will feature one of our fiscally sponsored projects who have been successful at using our program to advance their art/cause/career. This month’s featured project is The Whaleship Essex.
In 2008, Joe Forbrich built and sailed his 16-foot sailboat Jenny from Long Island to Martha’s Vineyard to spend the summer apprenticing as a boatbuilder [...]
POSITION: Software Development Fellowship
POSTED: March 12, 2014
DEADLINE: April 30, 2014
Nearly everyone knows that they should be using strong passwords for accessing their online services. But lots of people are picking their passwords incorrectly and, further, they’re sharing those password across online services. Both of these practices are bad, and here’s why:
Email Is King
Your email password is the most important password. Nearly every online service [...]
POSITION: Program Associate, Artful.ly & Spaces
POSTED: March 10, 2014
DEADLINE: March 28, 2014
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I will be at South By Southwest this weekend checking out the Film and Interactive conferences. On Saturday, stop by the Meet the Insiders Panel that I will be doing with staff from IFP, Chicken and Egg, Sundance, ITVS and more. We’ll be giving insider advice on how to approach funders and other [...]
I never would’ve guessed that a book called The Zen of Fundraising would dole out some tough love. My mouth dropped on the subway when I read that author Ken Burnett, an international fundraising expert, believes that most donors receive better customer service from their local fast food restaurant (he names a specific chain, but [...]
In a recent issue of CultureFlash, our monthly newsletter on news and ideas for the culture sector, we featured a lively discussion on Black History Month by Aisha Harris of Slate.com and Betty DeRamus of the L.A. Times calling for the uplifting of African American histories that are under-reported and too often overlooked. Today marks [...]
Each month we will feature one of our fiscally sponsored projects who have been successful at using our program to advance their art/cause/career. This month’s featured project is Happenstance Theater.
Since 2006, Washington DC’s Happenstance Theater has been achieving the IMPOSSIBLE through simple theatrical means, creating and performing over 20 new works. On [...]