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The Two Most Important Groups for College and University Fundraising

Connection Cafe

Every college and university, no matter how small, is capable of casting a huge and compelling vision for their donors.

University of Michigan – Setting a Higher Standard for Giving Days

Connection Cafe

In 2015, every school, college and fundraising unit across the university participated in Giving Blueday, along with 117 student groups.

How to Find Major Donor Prospects for Your College or University

Connection Cafe

If your college or university needs to fundraise (and they all do), then it relies on finding a steady stream of new donors.

Philanthropy University Offers Amazing (Free!) Online Courses

Tech Soup Blog

All of the Philanthropy University courses are free and available anywhere in the world. What You Can Learn at Philanthropy University.

Six Universal Drivers That Maximize Employee Engagement

Eric Jacobsen Blog

You can learn more about how to do that in his book, Re-Engage. Employee Engagement Employee Retention

University Business Magazines Ranks Mobile Commons as a Top Product

Mobile Commons

University Business Magazine has named Mobile Commons as one of their Readers’ Choice Top Products in 2013 , alongside the iPad. The list covers useful products and tools for universities to use in the classroom and beyond. Text-message alerts for events and breaking news can be sent to an entire community or to specified groups.

A Remedy For The Universal Occupational Hazard.

VisionLink

No matter who you are, or your job title, or job responsibilities we all suffer from one universal occupational hazard - Tunnel Vision!

The Six Universal Drivers At "Best Places To Work" Companies

Eric Jacobsen Blog

You can learn more about how to do that in his book, Re-Engage.

22 Ways to Stay Connected with Your Schools Alumni on Facebook

NetWits

Our focus was Facebook. With over 900 Million users Facebook is the top social media site on the planet. Especially those in the education sector.

Wherefore Universal Analytics

Beaconfire Wire

Since it has come out of beta, we have been fielding a lot of questions about Universal Analytics, the latest and greatest analytics package from Google.  So I’ve decided to answer a few of those questions here. What Makes Universal Analytics So Different? In short, Universal Analytics is inevitable. It has a testing mode.

6 Universal Drivers That Maximize Employee Engagement

Eric Jacobsen Blog

You can learn more about how to do that in his book, Re-Engage. Best Places To Work Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leigh Branham

The Center of Your Universe

Connection Cafe

Author: Taylor Shanklin. Content. Your message. Your story. Your needs. Recycle your content. Want to integrate it with your online?

Six Universal Drivers That Maximize Employee Engagement

Eric Jacobsen Blog

You can learn more about how to do that in his book, Re-Engage.

Four Ways Universities or Colleges Use Prospect Research

Donor Search

Every college or university needs to fundraise to have enough money to give students the best educational experience possible.

The state of social media in associations and what to do about it – XYZ University

AFP Blog

The state of social media in associations and what to do about it – XYZ University : We hear over and over again that associations are struggling to recruit, retain and engage young members in their organizations.

Universal Analytics – To Upgrade or Not to Upgrade

Beaconfire Wire

Recently, a lot of our clients have been asking us if they should upgrade their standard Google Analytics (ga.js) to the new Universal Analytics (analytics.js.) As expected, Universal Analytics has a lot of great features that can’t be found in standard Google Analytics. So, let’s upgrade, right? What to do?

Delhi University

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

My next stop in New Delhi was Delhi University. Plus, the demand for English accessible books is especially acute at the University level.

Scrum: A Universal Process for Organizational Success

VisionLink

VisionLink studies manufacturing processes and team best practices to inform the way we operate. Craig Quincy VP of Engineering VisionLink

The Chicago Maroon — Microsoft Partners with University Program for South Side Nonprofits

AFP Blog

The Chicago Maroon — Microsoft Partners with University Program for South Side Nonprofits : "Microsoft Corporation will provide technical help to South-Side non-profits in a recently announced partnership with the University of Chicago’s Community Programs Accelerator.

University Herald Suggests 3 Ways for College Administrators To Interact With Students Over Text

Mobile Commons

The post University Herald Suggests 3 Ways for College Administrators To Interact With Students Over Text appeared first on Mobile Commons.

Day at University of Washington

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Leaders to Legends Breakfast Lecture Series

Day at University of Washington

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Leaders to Legends Breakfast Lecture Series

University Presses Cooperate with Bookshare

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

We have been very lucky to continue to partner more closely with the publishing industry, as a major segment of educational publishers come on board with Bookshare: the university presses. We're delighted to be working with these top university presses to meet this crucial need through Bookshare.

Visit to University of Washington

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

I just got back from a short jaunt to the University of Washington in Seattle. These kinds of visits are really energizing.

Six Universal Drivers That Maximize Employee Engagement

Eric Jacobsen Blog

You can learn more about how to do that in his book, Re-Engage.

Forum One on Social Media Monitoring and Evaluation at the Global Health Mini-University

Influence

So we decided to share our knowledge on how to measure and evaluate social media campaigns at the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Bureau for Global Health’s 11th Annual Global Health Mini-University in Washington, DC. read more. Influence Global Health

Florida State University to Launch 'The Great Give'

AFP Blog

Florida State University to Launch 'The Great Give' : Tallahassee, FL -- Florida State University will launch its first exclusively virtual campaign starting at 9 a.m. 24, 1851, signing of the charter to create the academic institution that would become Florida State University on Monday, Jan. 24, at 9 p.m.,

Dell, University of Texas empowering entrepreneurs — blog | Austin Business Journal

AFP Blog

Dell, University of Texas empowering entrepreneurs — blog | Austin Business Journal: "For the fifth consecutive year, Dell and UT’s RGK Center for Philanthropy and Community Service are teaming on the 2011 Dell Social Innovation Competition, with more than $100,000 to be awarded to turn innovative social concepts into new businesses or nonprofits.

National Press Club on Bookshare Partnerships with Universities and Publishers

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

I'm really looking forward to my first ever National Press Club talk in Washington D.C. coming up on April 29th.

DC 2

Fundraising University

Michael Stein's Non-profit Technology Blog

Just back from vacation. The "let's get back to business" feeling seems to be widespread - everyone is blogging about fundraising this week.

University fundraising service to enter digital realm - The Pitt News: News

AFP Blog

University fundraising service to enter digital realm - The Pitt News: News : TeleFund, Pitt’s telephone fundraising service, suspended its calling operation for a few weeks to take time to consider new ways to communicate with Pitt alumni.

10 Ways Universities Are Engaging Alumni Using Social Media

AFP Blog

From Mashable10 Ways Universities Are Engaging Alumni Using Social Media: "In the current economy, job security has become somewhat of an oxymoron. Which is one reason why maintaining connections with your old university classmates, especially when you find yourself looking for a new job, can be crucial.

Many lessons to be learned from the ice-bucket challenge, Rice University expert says - Your Houston News: Living

AFP Blog

Many lessons to be learned from the ice-bucket challenge, Rice University expert says - Your Houston News: Living Former presidents, pop stars, politicians,actors and athletes are among the numerous public figures who have completed the viral ALS Ice-Bucket Challenge. She is available to discuss her insights with the media.

ammado Introduces Universal Giving Widget - Resource Center - AFP

AFP Blog

ammado Introduces Universal Giving Widget - Resource Center - AFP: "ammado Introduces Universal Giving Widget(Dec. 8, 2009) In the season of giving, AFP's networking partner ammado has introduced a new giving widget designed to make online donation a part of everyday life for millions of people around the world

Harvard University Students Running NYC Marathon in Boston for Hurricane Sandy | BostInno

AFP Blog

Harvard University Students Running NYC Marathon in Boston for Hurricane Sandy | BostInno : On Sunday, Baker and Whitmore, both Harvard University seniors, did their own 26.2-mile marathon, here in Boston, while raising money to support those in need who were impacted by the furious October storm.

Facebook ‘like’ competitions award philanthropy funds - News - The Daily Reveille - Louisiana State University

AFP Blog

Facebook ‘like’ competitions award philanthropy funds - News - The Daily Reveille - Louisiana State University : acebook news feeds have blown up recently as thousands of University students rush to join online competitions for Aspen Heights and other housing communities that award winners with cash

Working to Change the World: Talk at Santa Clara University

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

œThe University right here is putting together the ingredients. We have some of the best minds and mentors… we have the programs started.

Social Marketing University

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The training will cover these topics: How social marketing uses commercial marketing tools to create behavior change. This makes me wish I lived in LA!

Universal Museum Widget

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Kurt Stuchell just finished a project and created a new widget called the Universal Museum Media Podcasts & Blog Widget. I'm headed off for the Museum Computer Network conference in Chicago tomorrow. The widget contains a collection of museum podcasts and blogs. is the museum crowd on MySpace?), and blogs like I've done.

Universities unite to build better Web applications - LinuxWorld

AFP Blog

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