Using Psychology to Improve Your Communications

Care2

I've found that understanding some of the mind's cognitive biases can not only help nonprofit campaigners efficiently motivate our audiences into taking action online, but also help us be more effective professionally. For example, people are more willing to take action to stop something from being taken away than if they were to receive the equivalent value (you'll do more to stop from losing a dollar than you will to get a dollar). Two days to take action").

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Symantec Gives Back

Tech Soup Blog

Another way they’re helping is through the internal Symantec Women's Action Network ( SWAN ) — which has eleven chapters and 1,350 members — and is designed to attract talented women and support their careers at Symantec. In Lindon, Utah, 50 employee volunteers planted trees that Symantec donated to TreeUtah using its local Community Outreach funds.

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How To Create A Terrific Facebook Cover Image If You Don’t Have Resources To Hire A Designer

Beth Kanter

Note From Beth: Nonprofits are beginning to unveil their new timeline designs (I’ve been post examples on my Facebook Page and curating them in pinterest ) In the Friending the Finish Line peer learning group I’ve been working with, participants are sharing their creativity, including this cover design from Utah Children created by staff person Barbara Munoz. Other nonprofits are busy creating mock ups of the new timeline cover image for senior management.

Leadership Development in Nonprofits: Identifying Toxic Signs of Ego in Your Development Space

ASU Lodestar Center

This behavior can be identified by a person who says “yes”, but then undermines that statement with tongue-in-cheek comments or actions that can be described as sabotage. What happens between now and the completion of the project needs to ultimately build a team that trusts each other, and passive-aggressive statements and actions do the opposite. posted by Disa McAlister Fall 2017 Alumna, ASU Master of Nonprofit Leadership & Management.

How to Use Facebook Live to Raise Money

Connection Cafe

Without Facebook live (and other live broadcasting tools), supporters would have to travel all the way to Utah to witness, first-hand, BFAS’s impact. Ask for action. Seize the moment to ask for action! You’re probably already aware that Facebook Live lets any nonprofit live-stream fundraising events , breaking news, impact stories, and more, directly from their Facebook Page.

How Well Do You Know Your Neighbors?

Connection Cafe

Her current donor profile shows her address in the next town, but with the screening you learn she actually has another home in the upstate, and a vacation home in Utah. Knowing Neighbors: While giving history alone can help direct strategies, having actionable data and better insights into giving propensity and capacity can create a deeper understanding of donors for smarter fundraising campaigns.

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