Sat.Jul 13, 2019 - Fri.Jul 19, 2019

The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 106: The Power of Movements

Connection Cafe

This episode was originally published on April 5, 2018 as part of Blackbaud’s previous Raise & Engage Podcast. In recent years we’ve seen the power of movements. Movements can create trends, bring people together in support of a common cause, and drive meaningful and significant change.

Just One Good Tip To Address Nonprofit Workload Stress

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Wells Fargo Student Loans

SocialFish

Wells Fargo doesn’t have an excellent reputation with its customers. This is a company that has been around for a couple of years, but they have managed to merit very little attention for themselves. This is mostly due to their almost laughable high-interest rates.

4 Reasons to Launch Your Team of Passionate Messengers Today

Wild Apricot

Learn how to get your passionate team off the ground and spreading your mission

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Telling Your Impact Story with Donor Statements

Connection Cafe

Information and technology are at the center of everything we do. This is something highlighted often here on npENGAGE as we think about new ways the landscape of fundraising is changing due to the world becoming smaller and more transparent.

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A Nonprofit’s Guide to Risk Management

NonProfit Hub

It’s a big world out there. As a nonprofit, there are plenty of opportunities to take and tough decisions to make. But with everything you do, there’s some amount of risk that comes with it. It can be hard to know where you’re vulnerable and which bases you forgot to cover. That’s where we come in. Risk management is something that needs to be a priority for nonprofit and for-profit businesses alike?especially especially today. What do we mean by “risk management”?

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Online Jobs for College Students

SocialFish

Oh, College! Who doesn’t love it? The life of a college kid is filled with partying, going out with friends, and living free. It is the only place where you are allowed to be ‘poor’ and intoxication is not frowned upon.

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How to Write Effective Web Copy (Part 2): Make It Stick

Connection Cafe

Any time your organization puts anything online—e.g., a website, email, social media post, etc.—your your primary goal should always be to make an impression, to stick in the mind of the reader.

5 Features a Nonprofit Must Have in a Social Media Management Tool

John Haydon

Social media can be incredibly helpful for nonprofits in numerous ways. It’s probably the best method to share news and updates about the organization as well as the cause.

PNC Student Loan Review

SocialFish

PNC bank is very well known as one of the top banks in the country and offers excellent banking services to its clients. It is a big bank with almost 20 branches countrywide.

#AI4Good: Augmenting Human Interaction

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Allison Fine, my co-author for the Networked Nonprofit , and I are actively researching the use of AI for Good, in particular to scale giving and to spread generosity. We are particularly interested in the human side of AI and how it will augment the work of fundraisers and support donors.

The Ultimate Social Good Playlist for Your Summer Road Trip

Connection Cafe

Summer is far from over! There are still many weekend getaways, road trips, and beach vacations to be had.

A Nonprofit’s Guide to Risk Management

NonProfit Hub

It’s a big world out there. As a nonprofit, there are plenty of opportunities to take and tough decisions to make. But with everything you do, there’s some amount of risk that comes with it. It can be hard to know where you’re vulnerable and which bases you forgot to cover. That’s where we come in. Risk management is something that needs to be a priority for nonprofit and for-profit businesses alike?especially especially today. What do we mean by “risk management”?

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What is the impact of restricting donations, and how does a nonprofit find balance?

ASU Lodestar Center

Illustration by Jocelyn Ruiz. posted by Heather Aal Spring 2019 Alumna, ASU Master of Nonprofit Leadership & Management. Not all revenue streams are created equal in the nonprofit sector. They are often riddled with limitations and unrealistic expectations.

Choosing Donor Management Software: 19 Options You Can Try Today

Wild Apricot

Managing your donors doesn't have to be difficult. Explore these 19 donor management software solutions to engage, nurture and give value to your donors

Ecom Elites Reviews: The Ultimate Dropshipping Course Online

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Have ever played a video on YouTube and a person promoting their business course appeared as a commercial? We all did. There are so many courses trying to convince you to give them money and learn how to become an e-commerce entrepreneur.

Book Highlights From The Collaboration Imperative

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Here are some of my favorite takeaways from the book, The CollaborationImperative , by Ron Ricci and Carl Wiese: Across every organization lies hidden treasure just waiting to be discovered. It’s not hiding in a budget spreadsheet of a warehouse full of inventory.

Visitors in Focus

Museum 2.0

Visitor (though, really my child) at the Maritime Museum, Greenwich, UK As I said, last week, I’ve been to a travelin’ girl for the last couple of years. Not quite a troubadour, as my karaoke skills are more humorous than sonorous, I’ve enjoyed being on the road. In writing this post, I couldn’t help but think of that old Johnny Cash song, made famous again in hotel ads. The song’s lyrics are basically a litany of places he sang. And, I could do something similar, though that would help no one.

SalesForce.Org Study: 40% of Nonprofits Planning To Integrate AI for Marketing

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

SalesForce.Org recently presented a webinar where they shared a research report on marketing and engagement tools, channels, and strategies for nonprofit organizations. I was curious to see if they were tracking current or future uses of AI. .

Things to Do To Improve the User Experience and Thereby Sales From A Woocommerce Website

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Woocommerce is the perfect solution for an eCommerce website in order to achieve effective management. Here you will find a step by step method to attract customers to buy a product. Let’s see how we can improve the user’s experience as well as increase sales: Deal Corner.

Fit At Last Book Author Insights

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The book, Fit at Last: Look and Feel Better Once and for All , co-authored by Ken Blanchard and Tim Kearin traces business author Blanchard's weight-loss journey with fitness expert Kearin, and how finally at the age of 73, Ken dropped over thirty pounds in the course of a single year.

Implementing the right practices in content marketing

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Search engine optimization needs content marketing strategies for better rankings and high traffic. On the other hand, it is necessary to implement the same properly for getting the desired results.

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The Mind Of The Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

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The Traits Of An Extreme Team

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Extreme Teams is a fascinating book by Robert Bruce Shaw , where he takes you inside top companies and examines not just great teams (your more “conventional” teams), but extreme teams. According to Shaw, extreme teams : View work as a calling —even an obsession.

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Leaders: How To Make Extraordinary Things Happen In Organizations

Eric Jacobsen Blog

There is good reason why, The Leadership Challenge , book is now in it’s sixth addition. It expertly teaches you what to do as a leader to mobilize others to want to get extraordinary things done in your organization.

Change-friendly Leadership

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Because Dr. Rodger Dean Duncan delivers so much timely, straight-forward and relevant wisdom in his book, Change-friendly Leadership , reading it is like talking with your trusted best friend. Or, listening to your favorite teacher. Or, soaking in the thoughts from your respected mentor.

How To Say I'm Sorry

Eric Jacobsen Blog

One of the most difficult words for anyone, leaders included, to say is, " sorry." Yet, the time will likely come when that's the word you need to say. Research shows that apologizing in a heartfelt way can help you reduce stress and alleviate guilt. In the position of needing to apologize?