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2 November 2016

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nonprofit woman needs to get paid more

This ONE thing is what makes us inefficient

  Hey girlfriend. You should get paid more. You should have more sick time, and more flex time to be with your family or […]

16 August 2016

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Marc Pitman

INTERVIEW: The Crisis of Nonprofit Leadership with Marc Pitman

Hey, everybody. Welcome. This is Mazarine Treyz of Wild Woman Fundraising, and I am so pleased today to interview one of my very good […]

29 February 2016

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Dear Mr Edward Jones

We got a donation from “Edward Jones!” my coworker exclaimed. It’s 2003. I looked blankly at my computer in the darkened office in Vancouver. […]

24 February 2016

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microaggressions

Are you dealing with casual racism at your nonprofit?

Ok, before we get to the reader question, what are microaggressions? “Psychologist and Columbia University professor Derald Wing Sue defines microaggressions as “…send[ing] denigrating […]

14 January 2016

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Hamlin Grange

Next Level: Hamlin Grange interview

Check out this interview with Hamlin Grange-then join us for our Next Level Conference April 4th and 5th 2016. MT: This is Mazarine Treyz […]

25 August 2015

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amazon is evil

What Amazon can teach us about profit over people

Did you read the New York Times story about working at Amazon? According to the New York Times, at Amazon individual performance is measured […]

13 April 2015

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Are you tired of making a tiny wage?

If you are a nonprofit board member, and you are wondering why your fundraising staff doesn’t stay, it may be because you are not […]

2 April 2015

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mazarine Treyz

Is there a lot of deadwood in your office?

Here’s a picture of me with some dead wood on the beach. Dead wood can be quite beautiful in a certain context. But what […]

24 February 2015

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Here’s how you can fire lousy board members

Let me tell you a short, sad story. Once upon a time there was a nonprofit executive director that wanted to send out an […]

3 February 2015

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Get a leg up on the competition for that next fundraising job

  The mission of the Fundraising Career Conference is to help fundraising people build their careers. Ultimately our conference will help small nonprofits retain […]

5 June 2014

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6 tips to be a better nonprofit manager

Here’s my first post about Brene Brown’s incredible 2012 book, Daring Greatly. This week I want to talk about what you can do to […]

22 April 2014

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What does 15 mean?

  Have you heard about the 15 protests in Seattle? What are they all about? In a nutshell, people are asking corporations to raise […]

3 April 2014

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Do you have too much to do?

Do you have too much on your plate? What is behind this? Recently I was reading the One-Life Solution by Dr. Henry Cloud. What […]

27 December 2013

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Got laid off this week.

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16 October 2013

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Give and Tke the book

Fixing a Toxic Work Environment

Do you work in a silo? Do you not really know your co-workers? Are your staff meetings just interminable? Are you wondering how to […]

15 October 2013

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Are you a stressed out fundraiser?

Recently I read an excellent book called “Give and Take” Why is it excellent? Because it talks about what to do when you’re stressed […]

25 September 2013

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 September 25, 2013
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Are you giving your power away?

Fundraisers fight back!

Have you ever given your power away to someone or something without realizing you were doing it?

Well, I have, and it taught me a lot about how to step back from a situation, and look at it with a pair of critical eyes.

17 July 2013

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 July 17, 2013
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Getting fired in fundraising: What’s behind it?

Fundraising professional, have you ever been fired from a fundraising job?

If you’re a nonprofit leader, have you had some turnover in your fundraising staff lately?

Are you trying to hire a new fundraising person now?

What if… the real common denominator in fundraising staff turnover was not bad hiring practices, but conditions beyond the fundraiser’s control?

26 June 2013

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