Monthly Archives: July 2011

How Pro Bono Consulting Is Helping Non-Profits Maximize Their Impact?

For years, the US nonprofit sector operated as a “€œthird sector”€ filling a gap in social needs by providing services that the government and the private sector either didn’t or couldn’t fill. Nonprofits were known for doing charity work and … Continue reading

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Does Pro Bono Consulting Make You A Better Professional?

Assessing The Impact Of Pro Bono Consulting On Professional Skills. “€œI learned how to be a better “listener” in a meeting. I recognized I could encapsulate the client’s wishes in a clear, succinct manner that was inclusive of other participants’ … Continue reading

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Update on iPod Chargers

A provider of charging docks for iPods has come to my attention. I haven’t seen nor tested their product but I thought it would be useful info to share about them on here. PARAT Solutions manufactures the PARASYNC Charge and … Continue reading

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Manifesto To Save The Audio Guide Industry

Having spent 8 years at Antenna Audio, I was recently sharing some thoughts about the audio guide industry with a friend and former colleague. For years, audio tour providers forged themselves a niche market providing interpretive content to museums and … Continue reading

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iPod Touch For Museums & Historic Sites

It is not uncommon for museums and historic sites looking to provide mobile devices for their visitors to want to source mobile hardware directly from Apple instead of other hardware providers. The iPod Touch remains an attractive device, is well … Continue reading

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