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How and Why Stories Can Bust Nonprofit Silos

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Flickr Photo by Rex Hammock. Note from Beth: Digital storytelling is key to fundraising success, but using a storytelling lens in your organization can have further benefit of busting organizational silos. Miriam Brosseau and Stephanie Corleto share why.

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Mid-Year Appeals: Boost Fundraising in the Second Biggest Giving Month of the Year!

Connection Cafe

June is upon us, and it’s time to create your mid-year appeal! Organizations large and small should capitalize on this opportunity. A mid-year appeal is powerful and creates additional exposure for your organization by educating others on your past, current and future efforts.

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Key Findings from the State of Community Management Report 2018

SocialFish

The Community Roundtable’s seminal State of Community Management Report 2018 is out!! And there’s a TON of insightful information it it. “Communities impact every facet of organizational life, from empowering individual contributors to generating strategic value.

3 Easy Ways to Make Employees Want to Come to Work

NonProfit Hub

Here at Nonprofit Hub, we have a fun, creative workspace filled with lots of food and games. We go on walks when we feel overwhelmed. We take time to sit, socialize and enjoy each other’s company. And believe it or not, we leave every day feeling proud of what we’ve accomplished. While having a playful workspace may seem like a recipe for self-imposed disaster, it’s just the opposite.

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3 Steps to Finding the Right Technology Vendor for Your Nonprofit

Everyaction

For nonprofit staff, getting the most bang for your buck isn’t just a goal, it’s a way of life. Stretching resources to maximize output and impact is the name of the game for organizations working to make a difference in the world on limited budgets.

How Rehab Agency Software Can Help DSP’s

Vertex Systems

Normal. false. false. false. EN-US. X-NONE. X-NONE. DSP’s are the unsung heroes that selflessly give their time and energy to help better the lives of others.

Top Five Best Practices for Nonprofit Managers and Volunteer Retention

ASU Lodestar Center

posted by Jill Robeck Spring 2018 Alumna, ASU Master of Nonprofit Leadership & Management. If you research the topic of volunteer retention, you will find many lists of “best practices” or “high priority” tasks for nonprofit managers.

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Our EveryAction Hero: Feeding Wisconsin

Everyaction

Our EveryAction Hero this month is Feeding Wisconsin. With over 750 affiliate agencies across the state of Wisconsin, Feeding Wisconsin is dedicated to eradicating hunger and improving their community. Earlier this month, I sat down with Executive Director, David Lee, to learn how Feeding Wisconsin mobilizes their audience, advocates to their local and federal officials, and engages with their community.

The Art Of Change Leadership

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The Art of Change Leadership demystifies the psychology behind our reactions to change and offers a powerful collection of tools to inspire individual and collective transformation quickly and more effectively, explains author of the new book, Cheryl Cran.

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Repetition is not enough. Repetition is not enough. Repetition is not enough.

See What's Out There

If you haven’t read the remarkable story of Southwest Flight 1380, you might just be able to wait for the movie — it’s that stirring.

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3 Nonprofit Hashtag Strategies That Actually Get Followers, Raise Money, and Spread Awareness

Wild Apricot Blog

In this post I’m going to show you some of the most effective uses of hashtag campaigns I’ve seen, and how to find the best hashtags for your audience

How to Brand Your Nonprofit’s Instagram

SocialFish

This post originally appeared on the Elevation blog and is excerpted here with permission. Social media is so embedded in our lives that part of experiencing something is documenting it digitally on our Instagram profiles.

How To Not Make A Leader's Work Harder Than It Needs To Be

Eric Jacobsen Blog

In the book, The Leadership Contract , author Vince Molianro shares that not only is leadership hard work, but also a lot of us inadvertently make the hard work harder.

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How To Lead With Purpose

Eric Jacobsen Blog

“Purpose is the why behind everything within an organization,” says author John Baldoni , of the book, Lead With Purpose. Baldoni also believes that it is up to leaders to make certain that organizational purpose is understood and acted upon.

How To Be An Open Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Open Leadership author Charlene Li reminds leaders to periodically ask themselves these " open leadership skills assessment " questions: Do I seek out and listen to different points of view? Do I make myself available to people at all levels of the organization?

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How To Create A Culture Of Wellness In The Workplace

Eric Jacobsen Blog

In 2016, the Wellness Council of America named Lance Breger as one of the Top 50 Health Promotion Professionals in the U.S. Last year, Lance shared his recommendations for how a business leader can create a culture that supports workplace employee wellness.

9 Super Productivity Tools for Nonprofits

Wild Apricot Blog

If you find yourself struggling to keep up with everything you have to coordinate in your work, I encourage you to browse this list of productivity tools to see which ones might help you out. Every tool in the list has a free basic version or trial. Even if a tool can save you just one hour a week, it may be worth exploring

May Update: Version 6.2 Improvements

Wild Apricot Blog

Learn about our latest release, an update on GDPR, see examples of customers using our new Online Store, and more