Network: Definition Networks are collections of people and organizations connected to one another. The glue that holds them together is relationships– it is shared interests, connections, and social change outcomes. Online tools can help us leverage our networks to make social change.Image Source: Innonet
Why Should We Network? How can I possibly know everything?
“W.TEC is a Nigerian non-governmental organization working for the economicand social empowerment of girls and women, using information andcommunication technologies (ICTs). We have chosen to focus on this areabecause statistical evidence has shown that in most African countries, women’suse and knowledge of ICTs (to store, share, organize and process information) islower than men’s, denying them of income-generating opportunities and thechance to network with others.”
Effective Social Media PracticeTwitter Best Practices and Practicing – Personal Profile Craft Your Five Minute Exercise: Twitter Elevator Speech 1. Who are you? 2. Why should someone want to connect with you? 3. What makes you unique? 4. What is the change you want to see in the world?
I am passionate about teaching NGOs to use the Internet for social change Photo by Steve Goodman