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How Will Tracking Outcomes Help Your Organization’s Story?

Connection Cafe

Back in my days as a Corporate Funder, I was routinely asked to provide giving details for our organization. Our focus was on: Dollars granted.

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8 Tools to Help Manage Your Nonprofit Website

Connection Cafe

You’ve got the usual list of suspects at your organization: the online engagement tool, a blog, social media platforms, and a website.

How to Build Great Organizations for Greater Societal Impact

Connection Cafe

The Performance Imperative offers a common definition of high performance, supported by seven pillars of highly effective organizations.

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8 Strategy Basics for Nonprofit Organizations

Connection Cafe

Other organizations may undergo a strategic planning process, but fail to operationalize the plan. How does my organization compare? 5.

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Gotta Catch ‘Em All: Attracting Millennials to Your Organization with Pokémon Go Events

Connection Cafe

Has your organization thought about how to leverage technology like Pokémon Go? Check to see if your organization has PokeStops in the game.

3 Tips to Help Spark Your Organization’s Fire

NonProfit Hub

After all, when you work in the nonprofit sector, you’re constantly looking for ways to improve your own organization and glean any ounce of insight from other nonprofits. The tips below are just a glimpse of what I learned this week that can be applied to your own organization. And yet for some reason, I wanted to help out so badly.

3 Strategies to Build Your Organization’s Financial Capacity

Connection Cafe

Here are three strategies your organization can use to build its capacity to plan for more, not less resources to meet its mission. 1.

Search Engine Optimisation Benefits For Small Organizations

SocialFish

In order to help you make a great choice, here are some benefits that you have to know about. They basically miss out on huge possible profits.

Help Desk or Service Desk?

NTEN

We should instead be asking ourselves, "How do we get our staff and organization to use and understand the technology we have?" Steve Heye.

Top 5 Twitter Management Tips for Non-Profit Organizations to Increase Followers Organically

SocialFish

The challenge for most organizations on Twitter lies in getting a good number of followers, and growing followers. Don’t just tweet. Be polite.

Help Empower Women Rights Organizations in the Ukraine

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Local organizations are working to provide support, training and services to these women. Seventy-five percent are women and children.

Is Your Organization Prepared to Dodge Donor Data Disasters?

Connection Cafe

You also most likely have some experience with accepting and tracking financial gifts from donors to a charitable organization. Now what?

Harnessing Your Organization’s Story: The Missing Ingredient in Nonprofit Storytelling

Connection Cafe

Although many organizations are telling their stories these days, there still seems to be something missing from their stories.

Crowdsourcing for Organizations

SocialFish

What can an organization crowdsource? The creatives are performing “microvolunteering” while the organizations get the work done for free.

Helping Your Board Collaborate

NTEN

Helping your organization's board find better ways to connect and collaborate is a worthwhile endeavor. Online tools can help. Kyle Henri Andrei. Senior Researcher. Idealware. nonprofit’s board of directors requires a lot of collaboration—with other board members, committee members, and organizational staff.

What 5 Factors Help Predict A Future Donors’ Giving?

TechImpact

Understanding how the metrics below relate to your nonprofit will help you discern which demographics to target during your next donation campaign.

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Disney’s Secret Sauce – 3 Learnings You Can Take Back To Your Arts Organization Today

Connection Cafe

So, I thought it would be fun to share 3 strategies and tactics you can learn from Disney and apply at your organization. 1.

One Cost Your Organization Can’t Afford to Cut

Connection Cafe

More often than not, nonprofit organizations are tasked with doing more with less. It also helps to ensure everyone is following the same processes, so you will have less fixing of the data. Seeing that an organization offers training and professional development can be a selling point to potential candidates.

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#Buypens – Social Media and Crowdfunding Helps Syrian Refugee

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

But Simonarson did not know who the man was or who took the photograph. Thank you to everyone who has supported this. ”    . Housekeeping

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Share The Love: Grateful Patients Can Help Your Institution

Connection Cafe

Today’s healthcare organizations continue to serve a growing population.

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Content Strategy, Creation, Organization, and Measurement

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Those decisions are implemented across the organization’s web properties and social channels. My answer:  Yes! How do you manage it all?

7 Ethical Dilemmas Facing Nonprofit Organizations

NonProfit Hub

Choosing the right path could help change that perception. After all, any gift helps you get one step closer to your mission. Privacy.

The 5 Factors That Helps Predict Future Donors’ Giving

TechImpact

Understanding how the metrics below relate to your nonprofit will help you discern which demographics to target during your next donation campaign.

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Investing in the Infrastructure of Nonprofit Organizations

Tech Soup Blog

All of us are very grateful to the handful of funders that have made significant investments in "infrastructure" organizations.

5 Ideas to Help You Take the Next Step with Your Online Visitors

Connection Cafe

program, a group consulting service that helps nonprofit organizations deepen constituent engagement and accelerate online fundraising. Prior

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Help! My Nonprofit Needs A Data Nerd

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Help!  My Nonprofit Needs A Data Nerd! Look Within Your Walls: The first place to look is down the hall or ask at your next board meeting.

Internal and External Tools that Can Help Your Organization Be More Effective

NTEN

Internal management systems and tracking tools are integral to keeping an organization well-oiled and effective at what they do. Equally as important are the external systems organizations use to communicate their work to the public. Terri Harel. Cofounder. ImpactFlo.

Nonprofit Communications: Are They Helping You Build Relationships?

NonProfit Hub

Regardless, as a nonprofiteer, you’ve probably heard many times that a nonprofit communication strategy is vital to your organization’s success.

Tips and Tools to Build Your Organization’s Brand

NonProfit Hub

An organization’s brand is much more than what meets the eye. Graham said it’s a problem she has run into numerous times while working with organizations. The logo can help to create a mental shortcut for your audience, but the meaning behind the logo is being built any time somebody thinks or interacts with your brand.

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Does Your Organization Have Social Media Guidelines for All Staff?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

We adopted a set of Guidelines that TNT created (creative commons) to ENCOURAGE their staff to use social: bit.ly/YQe91n YQe91n #npsmpeer.

Twitter Community Organizing Rules for Non Profits

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Robin shared some of her thoughts in the comments of a recent blog post, and I invited to share her community organizing rules for Twitter. 

Unlease Your Organizations Knowledge Sharing Processes

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Being intentional about learning can also help an organization scale effectively. Communicate the Results throughout the Organization.

Help Wanted: Wildcards!

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

It’s hard for most organizations to accommodate nonstandard approaches to work. Well, we’re a nonprofit: organized as a charity.

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Making Your Organization More Fluid

Frogloop

The book identifies four principles that will guide successful businesses now and in the future: Digital, Clear, Fluid, and Fast.

Five Ways to Help Your Nonprofit Learn from Feedback (and Earn More Funding Too!)

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Five Ways to Help Your Nonprofit Learn from Feedback (and Earn More Funding Too!) – Guest Post by Alison Carlman. Sounds obvious, right?

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Is social media helping you meet your mission? It can!

Amy Sample Ward

Most strategic plans include program area or service area specifics and you can use those to help frame why you use social media. So, add them!

Does Your Nonprofit Organization’s Culture Eat French Fries for Breakfast?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Self-care in a nonprofit organization is the responsibility of both the individual staff person and the organization.

How Marketing Automation Can Help You Better Engage Your Supporters

Connection Cafe

You’ll ensure that your supporters are not receiving too many or too few emails from your organization. Want to better engage your supporters?

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Helping Orphaned and Vulnerable Children in Haiti

VisionLink

After escaping he was left homeless and living on the streets of Haiti until discovered by Haiti Mama , a nonprofit organization committed to connecting homeless children with their families. The organization found Jacky''s maternal aunt and after four long years Jacky was reunited with his mother. There is hope.

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Community Building begins with Community Organizing

Amy Sample Ward

We focused on principles for community building and community organizing, as well as examples of both short-term and long-term engagement.