Do You Demonstrate These Competencies as a Nonprofit Leader?

NonProfit PRO

It’s easy to dismiss the idea that leadership doesn’t matter. Someway, somehow, things will just turn out the way they’re supposed to happen. However, leadership — particularly high-quality leadership — matters now more than ever for the nonprofit sector.

How To Demonstrate Your Leadership Credibility

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Demonstrate your leadership credibility by: Practicing what you preach. Walking the talk. Ensuring your actions are consistent with your words. Putting money where your mouth is. Following through on your promises. Doing what you say you will do. Good, quick tips from the book.

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How To Demonstrate Your Leadership Credibility

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Demonstrate your leadership credibility by: Practicing what you preach. Walking the talk. Ensuring your actions are consistent with your words. Putting money where your mouth is. Following through on your promises. Doing what you say you will do. Good, quick tips from the book.

Demonstrate Empathy in Action to Your Members, Attendees and Colleagues

WBT Systems

Demonstrate Empathy in Action to Your Members, Attendees and Colleagues. Read more about Demonstrate Empathy in Action to Your Members, Attendees and Colleagues

Demonstrating Membership Value

Wild Apricot

Research suggests that membership rates are stabilizing for organizations offering member value. Here's an overview of the 2011 Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report and some food for thought on building membership relationships that last. read more ). membership

3 Ideas for Inspiring Member Loyalty and Demonstrating Value

Wild Apricot

Here are some ideas on ways associations can inspire mutual loyalty and demonstrate member value. membership-value

Demonstrating Non-profit Success and The Overhead Myth

Wild Apricot

Here''s a look at the "Overhead Myth" and calls for new ways of thinking about and measuring non-profit and charity success. Non-profits

How To Demonstrate Integrity As A Leader

Eric Jacobson

Some words of wisdom from author Thomas Teal : Integrity in management means : being responsible communicating clearly keeping promises being an honest broker avoiding hidden agendas knowing oneself Also, explains Teal : Great managers serve two masters; one organizational, one moral. Managing is not a series of mechanical tasks but a set of human interactions.

Northeast Denver Housing Center Uses Esri ArcGIS Maps to Demonstrate Housing Needs

Tech Soup Blog

"We also used maps to demonstrate to funders and city officials our impact in our Healthy Homes Initiative, where we provide home improvement assistance to reduce risk from lead poisoning and asthma triggers in low-income homes." The students learn to utilize the software to demonstrate need in housing community development. Maps that demonstrate how current city transit plans can help or hinder economic growth in low-income neighborhoods.

Demonstration of Clogging by Javier Sola

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I'm starting with the last one first - the grand finale of Javier Sola demonstrating clogging. Click To Play. I'm back after 36 hours of travel. I edited the many videos I took. Clogging or cloggers also stands for "cambodian blogger or clogger" Now, for some sleep! More later

Northeast Denver Housing Center Uses Esri ArcGIS Maps to Demonstrate Housing Needs

Tech Soup Blog

"We also used maps to demonstrate to funders and city officials our impact in our Healthy Homes Initiative, where we provide home improvement assistance to reduce risk from lead poisoning and asthma triggers in low-income homes." The students learn to utilize the software to demonstrate need in housing community development. Maps that demonstrate how current city transit plans can help or hinder economic growth in low-income neighborhoods.

ictQATAR Web Redesign Demonstrates Technology Leadership in the Gulf

Forum One

At a time when open source technology is exploding in the government sector, it is with great pleasure that we announce the official launch of the ictQATAR web redesign ! The site debuted in early April after a global effort between ictQATAR communications staff and the Forum One team. It is with great pleasure that we announce the official launch of the ictQATAR web redesign ! The site debuted in early April after a global effort between ictQATAR communications staff and the Forum One team.

March of Dimes: A Networked Memorial Service Demonstrates Ambient Intimacy

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Source: Spohrs Are Multiplying I happened to notice that the tag #maddie was trending on Twitter as few days ago. My first thought was to mentally run the names of celebrities with the first name Madeline. I drew a blank, so I clicked over and started to read the Twitter stream. I discovered that a premature baby named Madeline (Maddie) Sphor had passed away last week. There was a deluge of sympathy expressions because the funeral and memorial service were taking place.

Brandraising: How to Demonstrate Your Value with a Clear Strategy (Marshmallows Optional)

NTEN

It wouldn't be unusual if thinking about your organization as a brand makes you just a little uncomfortable. After all, social change isn't a commodity: you're not selling breakfast cereal; you're trying to change the world. Although I, for one, would be more likely to donate if it somehow involved colored marshmallows.). Instead, think of branding as a way to make your job easier.

3 Tricks To Getting More Out Of A Software Demo

TechImpact

Rather than sitting through a “one size fits all” demo, take charge and make the most out of this demonstration. Technology for Change recommends having at least 2 people participate in a software demonstration–and if you are comparing software, make sure the same 2 people sit in on all demonstrations. Leadership Tech demonstrations software demo upgrading technology Image courtesy of the European Commission.

Measuring and Demonstrating Impact: An Interview with The Knight Foundation's Mayur Patel

NTEN

What struck me is that it demonstrates an outcome – not just the outputs that the organization accomplished, but the outcome that the organization’s mission works towards as part of its theory of change. [Editor's note: The following is an excerpt from an interview in the September 2012 issue of NTEN:Change , NTEN's quarterly journal for nonprofit leaders. Read the rest of article, and the complete issue on "Data-Driven" when you subscribe to the journal for free! ]

Dr. Hendrie, Sharing Foundation Founder Demonstrates That You're Never Too Old To Make A Difference!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Yesterday, I spent the afternoon with the Sharing Foundation's founder, Dr. Nancy Hendrie, a retired pediatrician in her seventies to work on a couple of projects and get ready for the final phase of the our America's GIving Challenge campaign. Dr. Hendrie has been working tirelessly on this campaign using her social networks. mostly offline and email) Yesterday, I had to chance to show her some online social networks like Twitter and Facebook as well as some tools like video blogging.

Send in the Science Clowns: A Frustrated Reaction to a Science Center Demonstration

Museum 2.0

The show was a standard science center demonstration; about fifteen minutes, featuring a classic science experiment (all objects fall at the same rate) and a core message (when scientists are curious about something, they do an experiment to understand it). Last week, I took in the new Galileo science show at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science.

The State of Nonprofit Donor Retention (And What To Do About It)

EveryAction

Current donors are a curated universe who have already demonstrated a belief in your organization’s mission, and willingness to take action toward it. As a general rule, retaining existing donors costs less than acquiring new ones. As such, for most nonprofit organizations, pursuing strategies to reducing donor losses is the most affordable strategy for increasing net fundraising gains. Unfortunately, across the nonprofit sector, donor retention rates are low and getting worse.

GUIDE: Growing and Sustaining your Volunteer Program

EveryAction

Giving volunteers increasing levels of responsibility demonstrates that their contributions to your organization are appreciated, and increases their sense of ownership and commitment to the work. If you work at a nonprofit, you know what it feels like to have too much on your plate. You are eager to be as effective as possible, but you can’t do it all by yourself. A thriving volunteer program can help maximize your organization’s impact.

8 Annual Reports We Love

EveryAction

Broadway Cares demonstrates the importance of consistency from year to year when creating your annual reports. Annual Reports are a staple of nonprofit life, but are they worth it? When used correctly, they can be a powerful tool for communicating your impact, but it's important to create them in a way that makes them easy to understand, conducive to sharing, and persuasive to a wide variety of reader perspectives.

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GUIDE: Using Donor Personas to Maximize Your Nonprofit Fundraising

EveryAction

You can show Susan that the feeling is mutual by tracking her interests and sharing stories that demonstrate how her support moves your work forward. It’s no secret that storytelling in the digital age is essential for nonprofits , but the efficacy of stories depends largely on how clearly and strategically they’re communicated to each unique segment of your audience, also sometimes known as a persona.

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Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Forum One

Skip to Navigation Careers News Client login About Us Services Our Work Blogs Events Contact Us Home › Blogs › Influence Social Networking and #AIDS2010 Suzanne Rainey in Influence 15 Jul 2010 There’s a flurry of action this week as we await the start of the XVIII International AIDS Conference (#AIDS2010) in Vienna, Austria, next week. I wish I was able to attend, but am glad that many of my clients have the opportunity to go. The conference is held every two years, and is always.

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Forum One

Skip to Navigation Careers News Client login About Us Services Our Work Blogs Events Contact Us Home › Blogs › Influence Social Networking and #AIDS2010 Suzanne Rainey in Influence 15 Jul 2010 There’s a flurry of action this week as we await the start of the XVIII International AIDS Conference (#AIDS2010) in Vienna, Austria, next week. I wish I was able to attend, but am glad that many of my clients have the opportunity to go. The conference is held every two years, and is always.

The $50K Monthly Giving Mistake: Why Retention Rates Matter

NonProfit PRO

Join Jake Munaker, CharityEngine payment processing expert, as he demonstrates subscription billing insights that can increase retention and save anywhere from $50,000 to $5,000,000 in revenue! Free Webinar: Beware of the wrong math – and the wrong technology - when it comes to sustainers.

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Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Forum One

Skip to Navigation Careers News Client login About Us Services Our Work Blogs Events Contact Us Home › Blogs › Influence Social Networking and #AIDS2010 Suzanne Rainey in Influence 15 Jul 2010 There’s a flurry of action this week as we await the start of the XVIII International AIDS Conference (#AIDS2010) in Vienna, Austria, next week. I wish I was able to attend, but am glad that many of my clients have the opportunity to go. The conference is held every two years, and is always.

Webinar: Stewardship & the Art of Saying Thank You – May 20

NonProfit PRO

Join CharityEngine’s Erin Crotty, as she shows how to set up a system of demonstrating gratefulness for your various donor types: sustainers, new donors, annual fund donors, and more Statistics say it takes 7 personal touches to go from a first gift to the second.

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10 Fast Tips to Boost E-newsletter Performance - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

1)It demonstrates that you care about issues that directly affect peoples lives, and 2) because those issues are close to home, people are much more likely to respond. frogloop Home frogloop Home Receive monthly updates Subscribe to our RSS feed Follow frogloop on Twitter Most Popular Posts Social Network ROI Calculator Social Networking for Nonprofits: ROI, Tracking Tools and More "While Theyre Hot!"

30 Volunteer Appreciation Ideas to Grow Your Nonprofit| Donorbox

Donorbox

Your volunteers are helpful, dedicated, and demonstrate a strong commitment to your nonprofit. So, are you showing them your appreciation?

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Beyond the Ballroom: A Shift to Virtual Fundraising Events

Charity Village

At this free webinar, we’ll present a case study that will demonstrate how creative minds and pie-in-the-sky ideas helped reimagine a long-standing […].

Encompass Advances with A New Rating on Leadership, Strategy, and Adaptability; Invites Nonprofit Storytelling

Charity Navigator

Written by Stephen Rockwell, Chief Ratings Technology Officer at Charity Navigator. Stephen leads the team of charity analysts, program specialists, and development engineers that launched the new Encompass rating methodology and criteria.

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What Are Natural Language Queries and Featured Snippets and Why Do They Matter?

The MatrixFiles

This demonstrates the power of natural language queries; by making the page title reflect the way a user might ask a question, Google has given it priority.

The devastating impact of self-abandonment

Charity Village

Self-abandonment is demonstrated when we say “yes” but we really mean “not […]. Self-abandonment can be described as the tendency to make choices or enter spaces that may be unsafe, physically or emotionally, without apparent regard for personal security.

Leadership, love, and acts of service: How to encourage your team

Charity Village

Demonstrating appreciation of and for the human resources, the people, who create the foundation of your organization is a loving act and an essential layer of the service delivery model. Leaders support the work of their organizations when they are in service to their teams.

[FREE WEBINAR] Online Fundraising Compliance: How to Stay Compliant While Building Trust and Increasing Giving

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Demonstrating commitment to compliance and responsible governance can help solidify your status as a well-run organization with a mission worthy of support. Date: Tuesday, January 26, 2021. Time: 1pm EST / 10am PST. Presented by: Sharon Cody , Partnership Manager at Harbor Compliance.

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12 Key Digital Engagement Trends from the 2018 M+R Benchmarks Report

EveryAction

The growth of platforms such as Mobile Commons , Hustle and other SMS tools demonstrate that mobile engagement has a bright future. This demonstrates increased faith that this medium can deliver value for engagement, acquisition and fundraising. On average, 38% of donors who made an online gift to a nonprofit in 2016 made an online gift again to that nonprofit in 2017, demonstrating that donor retention is a constant challenge for nonprofits.

How BeSpeake Clients are Adding Fun to their Virtual Meetings

The MatrixFiles

Contact us today to schedule a private demonstration of the BeSpeake virtual meeting platform. “How do we add fun to our virtual meeting? How do I get people chatting during our sessions? How do we get attendees interacting with each other?

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3 Tips to Help Your Nonprofit Steward Corporate Partners

Nonprofit Tech for Good

One way to demonstrate value is to ensure your partners are fully leveraging your assets. Adjust strategy and offerings that demonstrate your understanding and action to build greater value-based partnerships.

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What Social Network Demographics Mean for You - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

60) Search « Raising Money from Online Activists | Main | Notes from Care2/OneWorld/Interaction Fundraising Seminar » Thursday Nov 15 2007 What Social Network Demographics Mean for You Thursday, November 15, 2007 at 02:24PM | by James OMalley The always excellent Beth Kanter tipped us on this interesting post from the Compete.com blog that demonstrates the overlap that exists between users of social networking sites.

How Greenpeace & Other Environmental Groups Are Using Technology to Build a Better World

EveryAction

The Outdoor Alliance is another organization that demonstrates how to achieve effective advocacy asks especially when it comes to targeting your Congressperson. With clear text and a demonstrated need, their advocacy form entices users to take action. There are thousands of nonprofits changing the world in big and small ways every single day.

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3 member mistakes and how your association can avoid them

Nimble AMS

You’ll win them over again and again by demonstrating that you understand them and that you’re working to deliver value to them. To deliver a great member experience, you must keep mistakes to a minimum. .

How to Attract and Keep More Monthly Donors

EveryAction

For monthly donors, it is a great idea to have a separate welcome series of email communication specifically to introduce them to the monthly giving program, giving you more opportunities to show your gratitude for their support and demonstrate the impact of their donations.

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Recognizing Volunteers: 5 Creative Tips

Volunteer Hub

Demonstrate and Communicate Impact…Often. Providing volunteers with updates regarding mission attainment will help demonstrate the individual impact they are making towards the cause and help to convey the big picture.