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Online Benchmark Reveals Key Insights for Nonprofits in 2017

Connection Cafe

It’s a new year and that means a new, comprehensive benchmark report on the performance of nonprofits using Luminate Online. Get help when you need it.

2017 Social Media Cheat Sheet – Updated!


Tip o’ the hat to Matt Banner at OnBlastBlog. Thanks for sending this along! photo credit ).

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A Few More Tips for Nonprofit Professionals To Avoid Getting Overwhelmed

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Flickr Photo by Real Blades, Creative Common License. I’m overwhelmed getting back into the daily grind, how about you? Leadership

7 Ways to Make 2017 A Happy Healthy Year for You and Your Nonprofit

John Haydon

We are all familiar with the tradition of making a New Year’s resolution where we promise to start a self-improvement habit or stop an unhealthy one.

7 Ways to Use Infographics to Recruit Volunteers and Tell Your Nonprofit’s Story

Connection Cafe

Oftentimes, visuals can speak louder than words. Growing their outreach, their impact, and their access to resources. Where Data and Visuals Collide.

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7 Habits of Highly Successful Technology Partnerships

Connection Cafe

In a sea full of options, the seven characteristics below will help you identify a reliable partner who will help you reach your goals.

Help Us Promote Community Manager Appreciation Day January 23


Can you help us promote Community Manager Appreciation Day? We’re introducing a new tradition: The CMAD Cheers! Please RSVP for CMAD on Facebook.

Social Impact Investments

ASU Lodestar Center

posted by Bayan Dwaik Graduate Alumna, ASU Master of Nonprofit Leadership & Management. Sources: Ategeka, C. 2016, January 4). Flandez, R. 2009).

Grantseeking in 2017: Know the Scene — Demonstrate Inclusion

Tech Soup Blog

In my last blog I talked a bit about transparency and how it will apply to organizations seeking grant awards in 2017. Demonstrating Inclusion.

Four Things that Turned This Association’s Annual Conference into a Member Recruiting Machine

Wild Apricot Blog

For many associations the annual conference is the biggest event of the year. growth membership events annual-conference

Hot Association Social Media Jobs This Week – January 13


Here are some cool jobs, hand-picked by me, that you can find via the SocialFish job board ! photo credit ). Jobs Jobs Jobs

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Continued Success: Refocusing for the New Year

NonProfit Hub

Congratulations on your successful end-of-year fundraising campaign! Follow Up. Use the leftover momentum to start the year off on the right foot.

Grantseeking in 2017: Know the Scene — Be Bold!

Tech Soup Blog

My final blog post concerning themes grantseekers should understand in 2017 is about being bold. This is a summary of their story. Dare to Be Bold.

Donor Recognition Ideas to Keep Them Coming Back

John Haydon

Thanking your donors is critically important if you want them to continue to be your donors. Donor Communication

5 Facebook Marketing Tips for Nonprofits


Nonprofit organizations need online exposure for a multitude of reasons… one of which is to secure funding. on a much wider scale. Thanks Tech Impact!

Join the Trend: Six Ways to Discover Hot Topics for Your WordPress Blog

Byte Technology

One of the biggest obstacles bloggers encounter—whether they’re on the WordPress platform or not—is how to create content that is based on currently trending topics. Indeed, being able to stay on top of what people want to read can mean the difference between a site that receives heavy and consistent traffic and one that wallows in obscurity.

Grantseeking in 2017: Know the Scene — Transparency Rules

Tech Soup Blog

For the past nine years, my husband and I have spent the winter months in Baja, Mexico. For me, the overarching themes include. My guess is yes.

The Nature Conservancy Grew Its Mobile List 800% with One Simple Change

Mobile Commons

Sometimes the greatest successes are inspired by first coming up short. At the end of the year, we were at 8,000,” Kearns said. “we

Against Participation

Museum 2.0

At first, I thought it was a joke. A colleague at UC Santa Cruz asked me to participate in a social practice symposium called Against Participation.

Picture Perfect: How to Remedy the Most Common WordPress Image Issues

Byte Technology

WordPress experts and website designers are constantly reinforcing to their clients the importance of having great imagery on their pages. However, imagery doesn’t always cooperate, especially for beginners to the WordPress platform. Quite often a user will discover, after uploading an image, that it’s appearing out of alignment on the page.

How To Hold Effective Brainstorming Sessions

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Your employees have lots of ideas. So, be sure you provide the forums and mechanisms for your employees to share their ideas with you.

Top 5 Mobile Articles to Read This Week

Mobile Commons

Mobile Marketing Watch explores how, in a world of fragmenting OTT messaging apps, SMS remains the only ubiquitous global messaging platform.

Favorite Software and Hardware for Museums and History Organizations

Tech Soup Blog

Get the tech you need to realize your mission! Here's our guide to what's most popular with our over 8,000 museum TechSoup members. spanhidden.

Discover Your One Word To Leave A Legacy

Eric Jacobsen Blog

You've likely selected your New Year's resolutions and set some goals for 2017. I have.

10 Leadership Quotes By John C. Maxwell

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Here are some of my favorites quotes from John C. Maxwell's book, The 5 Levels of Leadership -- a book I believe should be a must-read for any workplace/organizational leader : Good leadership isn't about advancing yourself. It's about advancing your team. Leadership is action, not position. If you have integrity with people, you develop trust.