Grantseeking in 2017: Know the Scene — Demonstrate Inclusion

Tech Soup Blog

In this post I would like to share my thinking around the importance of demonstrating to the grantmaker that your organization reaches out to, and includes, varying cultures. Demonstrating Inclusion.

How To Demonstrate Integrity As A Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

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.

How to Demonstrate Software

Idealware

Often its largely on the basis of the demonstration that many of us will make a final selection of software for our needs. For the last 4 months, I have managed to either sit through demonstrations or demonstrate myself approximately 30 software packages for various nonprofit technology projects, including a number of donor database systems. Educate the audience: Many participants in demonstrations do not know what to expect, and how to participate.

Demonstrating Membership Value

Wild Apricot Blog

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

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

ictQATAR Web Redesign Demonstrates Technology Leadership in the Gulf

Influence

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.

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. Leadership Tech demonstrations software demo upgrading technology Image courtesy of the European Commission.

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."

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."

Time-Saving Hacks to Write More Blog Posts – A Video Demonstration

John Haydon

At the end of this post, you’ll find a 6-minute video demonstration of exactly what I do, step-by-step, for each blog post: Make an Outline – Assuming you’ve selected useful topic to write about, all you need at the beginning is a basic framework to support the copy.

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).

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.

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.

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.

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

Frogloop

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.

Webinar on Intuition by Vertex

Vertex Systems

We hold regular webinars to demonstrate our products and here’s the upcoming schedule for March: Tuesday – March 8, 2011 – at 11am EST Thursday – March 24, 2011 – at 2pm EST You can register for our webinars now – there is limited space available!

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

Frogloop

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!"

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

Influence

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

Influence

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

Influence

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.

Literally cryin' my eyes out at how cool this is.

SocialFish

World Science Festival 2009: Bobby McFerrin Demonstrates the Power of the Pentatonic Scale from World Science Festival on Vimeo

Making the Case for Technology Investments : FundRaising Success

AFP Blog

From Fundraising Success MagazineMaking the Case for Technology Investments : FundRaising Success: "One of the best ways fundraisers can communicate the benefits of a technology investment to their organization is by demonstrating that it will save time and increase revenue.In their session “The ROI Question: Demonstrating the Value of Technology to Your Organization” at the NTEN 2007 Nonprofit.

How To Be A Humble Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

From John Blakey 's book, The Trusted Executive , here are these four tips from Jim Collins for how to be a humble leader : Demonstrate a compelling modesty, shunning public adulation and never be boastful.

Advanced Twitter Search

NCE Social Media

Here’s a nice brief video from Mashable that demonstrates how to use Twitter’s Advanced Search Tools. So you think you’re a Twitter guru. Do you know how to use their Advanced Search Tools to find what you seek? Enjoy! Microblog Video search SEO twitter

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Social Media and Preparedness

NCE Social Media

This video from TEDxNOLA demonstrates how you can use social media in your efforts to get information out quickly when something unexpected happens. In addition to being a great way to engage your constituency, social media is a great internal tool, especially when you want to communicate both internally and externally.

Planned Giving: Identifying Prospects

Donor Search

Planned giving prospects demonstrate significantly different wealth and philanthropy characteristics from major gift prospects. Traditional wealth markers, such as value of real estate, are not accurate indicators of planned giving.

Infographic: Technology And Education

TechImpact

This quote demonstrates the state of technology and education currently. “Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.”. Maloclm X, human rights activist.

Social Media: I’m Sooooooo bored. And Worried, Too - NPQ – Nonprofit Quarterly - Promoting an active and engaged democracy.

AFP Blog

For that, we still have to gather together physically and demonstrate and march Social Media: I’m Sooooooo bored. And Worried, Too - NPQ – Nonprofit Quarterly - Promoting an active and engaged democracy. ocial media has a role in relationship building. But not everyone wants to link up through social media. Social media can help you bring people together sometimes. But, as Malcolm Gladwell wrote, “The revolution won’t be tweeted.”

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How Good Is Your Community Management?

SocialFish

And when we do that, we can demonstrate not only the common issues, challenges and best practices of community, we can also dig into communities that are nonprofit/for-profit, small/large, public/private, old/new – just like yours. Research busts myths, and demonstrates impact.

Vine Video App

NCE Social Media

I’m already contemplating how we can thank donors, demonstrate how their gift was put to use, share our capital campaign progress, and possibly demonstrating our various programs. Last week Twitter made public the newest must-have “Killer App” – Vine.

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Haiti Earthquake Relief Sees Mobile Giving Gaining Ground in Europe

AFP Blog

Haiti Earthquake Relief Sees Mobile Giving Gaining Ground in Europe: "n the wake of the recent Haiti earthquake, the Mobile Marketing Association (MMA) and its research partner, Lightspeed Research, have released the results of the latest Consumer Briefing reports into mobile giving in the UK, French and German markets, demonstrating that people are increasingly turning to mobile as a way of

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Social Media and Gender

NCE Social Media

It demonstrates who uses the biggest social media tools – the gender, age, education and income of the people who engage with your Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, Digg and LinkedIn pages. Do you know who uses social media? Do you know that women are driving social media usage?

16 Ways To Build Trust As A Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

You can't lead if your employees, team or followers don't trust you. Building trust takes energy, effort and constant attention to how you act. To help build trust, follow these 16 tips , recommended by author Susan H.

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Seeing Through Walls for Greater Independence!

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

She and one of her graduate students demonstrated their Emerald technology, and it was the first time I’d seen this capability. She demonstrated fall detection, heartbeat, breathing detection, and more. Kent Presents 2016 I just attended the second annual Kent Presents conference in Kent, Connecticut. It’s the brainchild of Donna and Ben Rosen, a New York power couple with connections to science, technology, politics, the arts and more.

Joseph Kony Is Back In The News. Do Teenagers Still Care? : Parallels : NPR

AFP Blog

Parallels : NPR : Two years on, however, the video and the reaction to it are still studied by some in social media, who say it demonstrates the huge impact a successful campaign can have in terms of increasing awareness, as well as the risks inherent in not being prepared to deal with that impact. "At Joseph Kony Is Back In The News. Do Teenagers Still Care?

Supporting Arts and Cultural Organizations Makes a Big Impact

Connection Cafe

How do you demonstrate tangible impact so they don’t think of you as a form of entertainment but rather as an essential part of the community? It’s December and that can only mean one thing: the end of year fundraising campaign is in full swing!

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Eight Times For Storytelling

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Are interviewing for a job and want to demonstrate your ability to adapt, learn, and overcome challenges. "Stories strengthen communications and presence for leaders," explains Kristi Hedges , author of the book, The Power of Presence.

Core Components Of A Story

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Or, it can be a three-minute introduction or a thirty-minute product demonstration," says author Esther K. Being a good storyteller will serve you well in your leadership role. "A A story with a business impact can be as short as one sentence.

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How You Should Be Posting Content On Facebook

John Haydon

In it, I demonstrate exactly how to go through a 5-step process: Monitor and Measure. This video goes over a Facebook Page management process that I recommend to all my clients. Curate Content. Optimize Content. Monitor Post Performance. Repeat. Facebook content marketing curation measuring

5 Best Practices for Converting Volunteers to Donors

Connection Cafe

Creating a personalized experience for volunteers demonstrates organization and value. It is not a secret that nonprofits need volunteers and donors to achieve their goals and carry out their mission. The question is, is your organization focusing on the volunteer base that you already have?