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How an Employer Brand Communications Strategy Can Support Recruitment Efforts

NonProfit PRO

The best nonprofits are the ones that know the value of an employer brand communications plan. Branding Social Media Staffing & Human Resources Employer Brand Communications Employer Brand Communications Strategy Recruitment

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How Storytelling Can Help Personalize Donor Communications

NonProfit PRO

Direct Mail Donor Relationship Management E-mail Donor communications Donor engagement Nonprofit storytelling StorytellingStorytelling can entertain, educate and entice people to act. Nonprofits have more stories at their fingertips than any other organization.

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Strategic Communication: External Nonprofit Communication

Bloomerang

Once you and your team have worked together to fine-tune your internal nonprofit strategic communication initiatives by constructing a mission statement, vision statement, and identifying your core values, you can now start to strategize your external nonprofit communication efforts.

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How to Execute Your Peer-to-Peer Email Communications Plan

NonProfit PRO

So, you’ve created a strategy for your peer-to-peer email communications. You’ve segmented your audience, built compelling content and prepared to design emails that will grab your readers’ attention.

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How To Effectively Communicate

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Here are the 12 golden rules of effective communication from Paul Falcone , as highlighted in his book, 2600 Phrases for Setting Effective Performance Goals. Communicating Effective Communication Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management

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Effective Nonprofit Communications Starts With ‘Why’

NonProfit PRO

The communications teams at the most successful nonprofits are laser focused on showing people how their work transforms lives — and they can clearly articulate their vision.

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Donor Communication Guide: Creating the Ideal Communications Cadence

The Killoe Group

The post Donor Communication Guide: Creating the Ideal Communications Cadence appeared first on OneCause. Blog Post donor engagement

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Budget for Communications and Marketing When Proposing New Initiatives

The MatrixFiles

Last week, I attended and spoke at the International Foundation’s Technology and Benefit Communications Conference, held in Boston, MA. I spoke on the topic of “Next-Generation Tools to Enhance Your Communications,” or next-gen tools to communicate benefits to employees.

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LetsAllDoGood App Democratizes Smartphone Communications for Nonprofits

NonProfit PRO

Universal "do good" smartphone app LetsAllDoGood recently launched, enabling organizations of all sizes to reach their supporters directly on their smartphones with rich, actionable content and push notifications. Mobile LetsAllDoGood Mobile App

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The Importance of DEI in Your Marketing and Communications Strategy

NonProfit PRO

Diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) initiatives are becoming increasingly important to donors and should be at the forefront of nonprofits’ marketing efforts.

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Successful Communication for Virtual & Hybrid Events

Cadmium CD

How to Improve Communication Between Speakers, Exhibitors, and Attendees. To make these connections possible, good communication is required. In this article, we’ll expand on Bill’s observation and consider the different types of communication that lead to a successful event.

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Top 10 Social Media Tools for Your Nonprofit Communication

NonProfit PRO

Let's review some of the best social media tools you should consider for your nonprofit to help you focus on your donors and prospects, and alleviate much of the stress in making sure you're doing well on social media. Social Media

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Nonprofit Communications: 3 Strategies to Craft an Effective Communications Plan

Charity Navigator

Soliciting donations is only one aspect of an effective communications strategy. Bloomerang communications strategy donors Fundraising fundraising strategy

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5 Elements of a Donor Communications Plan to Build Loyalty

The Storytelling Non-profit

And one of the areas that can give non-profits the biggest bang for their buck is donor communications. So, when I map out a retention strategy donor stewardship is a part of that, but I also look at the bigger picture of donor communication. Seasonal Communication 3.

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Identifying and Mitigating Nonprofit Risk with a Six-Step Crisis Communication Plan

Blue Avocado

Nonprofit leaders must be proactive in identifying risks, take steps to prevent them, and be prepared with a communications plan in the event of a crisis. The post Identifying and Mitigating Nonprofit Risk with a Six-Step Crisis Communication Plan appeared first on Blue Avocado.

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What Smaller Nonprofits Can Do With More Communication and Recurring Gifts

NonProfit PRO

Monthly Giving Recurring Donations Monthly giving Recurring donations Sustainer CommunicationsI see so many organizations with so much great content to share. It’s often all squished into one humongous monthly email update.

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Nonprofit Strategic Communication: Internal Branding and Messaging

Bloomerang

But really, good nonprofit strategic communication begins within an organization before ever setting out to share with everyone else. . Before you communicate with an audience, get together with your board and staff and get your stuff straight. Donor Communications Nonprofit Brand

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Finding the Right Timing for Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Email Communications

NonProfit PRO

When it comes to timing of email communications for your peer-to-peer events, there are three big levers you can adjust. Timing also varies by type of event, which breaks down into four categories. Let’s look at how peer-to-peer email timing levers vary for each event type.

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Successful Communication for Virtual & Hybrid Events

Cadmium CD

How to Improve Communication Between Speakers, Exhibitors, and Attendees. To make these connections possible, good communication is required. Challenges with Communication. Planner <> Speaker Communication. Communicating well with speakers is extremely important.

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12 Golden Rules For Communicating Effectively

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Here are the 12 golden rules of effective communication from Paul Falcone , as highlighted in his book, 2600 Phrases for Setting Effective Performance Goals. Communicate Effectively Effective Communication Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leadership

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How to Bundle Your Nonprofit’s Donor Communications

Bloomerang

In a previous blog post , I wrote about how bundling your donor communications can save your nonprofit time and money. You can bundle your donor communications in two ways: going all in or bundling in batches. Pick how many donor communications to bundle.

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4 Communications Strategy Tips for Donor Retention

sgEngage

Ensure communication is a two-way street . One of the best methods to increase your donor retention is to leverage your overall communication strategies. Then we can more confidently explore a few major guidelines to put your communication tools to maximum efficiency. .

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How To Communicate Effectively

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Here are the 12 golden rules of effective communication from Paul Falcone , as highlighted in his book, 2600 Phrases for Setting Effective Performance Goals. Communicate Effectively Communication Effectively Communicate Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management

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Why should you prioritize internal communications?

Big Duck

The post Why should you prioritize internal communications? appeared first on Big Duck

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Top Insights: Our Donor Communications Panel with NXUnite

The Killoe Group

Everybody is familiar with the phrase, “Communication is key,” and this is especially true in the realm of fundraising. Without proper communication, nonprofits can’t share their missions with the world. Keeping Communications Accessible. Blog Post Donor communication

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Embedding Purpose-Driven Communications into Email Marketing

sgEngage

Purpose-driven communications are those that put brand-purpose at the center. Establish your organization’s brand purpose and use it to guide the development of your marketing strategy whilst considering the most effective ways to communicate that purpose to various audiences.

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How to Create an Effective Email Communications Strategy for Your Next Peer-to-Peer Event

NonProfit PRO

Peer-to-peer fundraising alone made substantial gains with millions more raised thanks to its e-communications strategy.

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How To Communicate Effectively

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Here are the 12 golden rules of effective communication from Paul Falcone , as highlighted in his book, 2600 Phrases for Setting Effective Performance Goals. Communicating Communication Effective Communication Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leadership

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Thursday Thoughts | Best Practices for Sustainer Program Communications

EveryAction

Given this trend, we asked some of our partners, what are some messaging and communications best practices to help nonprofit fundraising and engagement staff recruit and retain more recurring donors?

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The 990: From Compliance to Communication 

sgEngage

Only 10% of philanthropic foundations have a website to communicate their work. What that statistic means is that for 90% of foundations, the 990-PF is often the only means for communicating their work. The post The 990: From Compliance to Communication first appeared on npENGAGE.

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How To Effectively Communicate

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Here are the 12 golden rules of effective communication from Paul Falcone , as highlighted in his book, 2600 Phrases for Setting Effective Performance Goals. Communicate Effectively Communication Effective Listening Effectively Communicate Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management

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6 Ways to Prepare Your Communications for Successful End-of-Year Fundraising

Nonprofit Tech for Good

With so much to keep track of, it can be hard to know where to start aligning your communications so your fundraising initiatives are successful and support your brand. 1) Audit Last Year’s Communications. You’ve got to communicate what makes you unique at every opportunity.

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Nonprofit Communications Plan: How-To Package Your Message

Bloomerang

Communications plans help offer structure and strategy that can save you time and energy in the long run, while getting your desired objectives accomplished. The next step to developing clear and strategic communications, is to focus on and package your message.

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Forum One Wins 11 Communicator Awards

Forum One

We are excited to announce that Forum One has been recognized as a 2022 Communicator Awards winner of 11 awards in seven different categories! The Communicator Awards honor excellence in innovation and creative work in marketing and communications.

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How to Create a Crisis Communications Plan for Your Nonprofit

Wild Apricot

When a crisis like the COVID-19 pandemic strikes, is your nonprofit ready with a well thought out communications plan? Here's how to put one together

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Tech Tools Working Together: How Text-To-Donate Paves the Way for Text Message Communication

Nonprofit Tech for Good

So it may not come as a surprise that text message communication is on the rise as doctors’ offices, retail operations, schools—even job recruiters are sending reminders, coupons, and employment opportunities via text. Yet, some nonprofits are still hesitant to communicate that way.

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Your Year-End Fundraising Communications Plan

DonorPerfect

Meeting your supporters where they’re at and reaching them through multiple communications channels will help you reach your year-end fundraising potential. The post Your Year-End Fundraising Communications Plan appeared first on Nonprofit Technology & Fundraising Blogs.

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How To Overcome Four Common Challenges To Become A Better Communicator

Eric Jacobsen Blog

“Raising your game as a communicator is one of the best ways to make a difference in the world, but it takes courage to open up to others and invite others to open up to you” says Michelle D. Effective and courageous communication requires self-knowledge, practice, and a desire to grow.

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Nonprofit Communications Plan: All You Should Know

Donorbox

Nonprofits often struggle with little funding and fewer people to create a communications plan and personally connect with supporters. The post Nonprofit Communications Plan: All You Should Know appeared first on Nonprofit Blog.

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Is Your Organization Risking a Member Communications Nightmare?

Wild Apricot

One small association thought so, until last week when an unexpected event revealed a major flaw in how the group was communicating with its members. Could your organization get a message to all your members within 48 hours?