This is a long post. A taking stock.
Kick back and grab that mug of something hot and read on!
Have you ever been completely overwhelmed by the internet? It’s like the best library in the world about everything you want to read and it’s always adding new books and it NEVER STOPS! I mean, talk about double-edged sword! Since a lot more people are jumping on the blogging bandwagon every day, and also, Twitter,… [Keep Reading]
The question on everyone’s lips, of course! Your blog has worked so hard for you all year! How to give back? Well, Hanukkah starts on December 1st this year! If your nonprofit blog is built on WordPress, here are some Hanukkah presents you will want to give! I know, I know, what if your blog… [Keep Reading]
501 Tech NYC: Crafting a Nonprofit Video Strategy (July 2010) View more presentations from See3 Communications. Just found this presentation, hope it gives you some ideas!
First off, who is Brian Massey and why should you care?
Brian Massey was recommended to me by my good friend Vicki Flaugher. When she makes recommendations, I listen, so I started to research Brian. He runs a consulting business called “The Conversion Scientist.” What this means is that he helps people buy your products or services.
The way this relates to you and your nonprofit is that we can easily apply these principles to getting people to donate to your cause.
You’ve Got Answers! According to LinkedIn, I’m an expert in Nonprofit Fundraising, Philanthropy, Work-life Balance, Non-profit Management, Social Enterpreneurship, and Public Relations. Here are some questions where my answer got chosen as best answer: “Facebook – serious concerns regarding privacy, where would all the ‘facebook’ users go? Plenty of the industry voices are calling for… [Keep Reading]
This is part three in my Young Nonprofit Leaders Series, where I ask different leaders who they are, what they do, what they think Gen Y is like, and what they see as the future of the sector. Read Part 1, an interview with Meredith Maples, here, and part 2, an interview with Larissa DeLuna, here.
So over the last several months I’ve been meeting with a truly smart woman I met through twitter, Vicki Flaugher. I would encourage everyone who needs marketing help to meet her, but since chances are, you’re not in Austin, TX, I’ll give you other ways to meet her. Vicki Flaugher has a radio show where… [Keep Reading]
Oh, you know Twitter, right? What’s so great about it? How about money? Notices when you should apply for grants? Notices on when you get a chance to meet with foundation employees? Well, recently I followed every single foundation on the Foundation Center’s website listing, and I put them in a list on my twitter… [Keep Reading]
How can you empower your donors to make something new?
How can you help turn your donors into entrepreneurs for your cause?
What’s more exciting than starting something new, and making it your own?
George Stevens recently posted on R.E. Foundations, the Council on Foundation’s blog, about entrepreneurial donors. He wrote,
“…community foundations are a platform for the nonprofit ecosystem. Do we encourage donor innovation using our platform? Do we engage the entrepreneurial donors in our communities? To fail to do so is to be left behind in the recovery of the nonprofit sector.”