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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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6 Reasons Your Organization Should Implement Supporter-Led Campaigns in 2017

Connection Cafe

This model of organization-led campaigning limits what can be accomplished and restricts decisions and activity to campaign staff.  .

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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Helping Nonprofits Helps You

ASU Lodestar Center

company that is involved with a nonprofit organization, or is active within a charity gains a huge advantage over a company that does not.

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Join Me: Help Good Take Over

Connection Cafe

strive to help others join in. It became clear that we did understand that success could be had by helping the world, not dominating it.

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Why Advocacy Organizations Must Keep Sustainers Top of Mind During EOY Fundraising

Connection Cafe

Whether your organization feels like your mission will advance or be under attack in 2017, one important area of focus will be revenue.

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Video Is A Must For Your Organization’s Content Strategy

Connection Cafe

Video is Real-time – Live-broadcasted video is quickly becoming a way for organizations to demonstrate impact and connect intimately with donors – real time ! The Payoff – Donate, share, and help cure ALS. know the storyboards seem pretty cool, but if you have to choose just one, you’d probably watch the movie.

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.

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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.

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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.

Let’s Chat – Considering if Chatter can help your Organization

Connection Cafe

In addition to the ways the Salesforce platform is helping organizations integrate with social data, I pointed to a few other tools that are available for anyone to use. The other side of Social CRM is what is changing inside organizations; how communication between organizational staff is getting more social.

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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?

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.

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.

Crowdsourcing for Organizations

SocialFish

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

#BBCON 2016| What’s in It for Arts & Cultural Organizations

Connection Cafe

So I went ahead and picked out some of the top sessions for Arts & Cultural organization to make planning your conference journey just a little bit easier. Kathryn will help you ensure that your funding proposals have a greater chance of rising to the top! One of my favorite times of year is fast approaching—bbcon.

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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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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.

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.

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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What Does Resiliency Really Mean for Nonprofit Leaders and Their Organizations?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

These three characteristics hold true for resilient organizations as well.…Resilient Flickr Photo by J Ronald Lee. Others do not.”. Bechtel, Jr.

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.

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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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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Applying Design Thinking to Your Organization: New CEO Workshop

SocialFish

Our organizations are wired for production and efficiency rather than innovation and experimentation. Why Design Thinking? Debra S. Shawn E.

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.

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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?

#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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HOW TO: Calculate Your Nonprofit’s Organic Reach on Facebook

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Using the method below you can calculate your average monthly organic reach. Add up the organic reach for each post shared during a month.

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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?

Field Notes from an Executive Director: Help Your Board Help You

NonProfit Hub

Help your board help you. Strong and successful nonprofit organizations have a commonality—good leadership. These people will bring perspective unique from those of us living our day-to-day in the nonprofit sector, and provide invaluable insights to your organization. The power of recruitment. Train for long-term success.

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.

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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Keep Your Organization Safe This October

Tech Soup Blog

" Here's how TechSoup can help your organization stay safe this month (and every other month). Find the security tools you need.

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How Do Other Organizations Control Administrative Costs?

Tech Soup Blog

How GrantStation Can Help Your Nonprofit Fund Administrative Costs. They're making awards to a variety of organizations. spanhidden.

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.

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.

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!

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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.