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How Nonprofits Can Use Behavioral Science to Engage Supporters on Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

By Michelle Chen is an independent scholar with a PhD in mass communications with a focus on advocacy, activism and social change. She helps brands grow engagement and build relationships with their audience. The pandemic has drastically altered the ways nonprofits interact with their supporters.

10 Ways to Definitely Burn Out as a Nonprofit Employee

Wild Apricot

Employee burnout in the nonprofit sector is a real issue in the best of times, let alone in the midst of a pandemic. Here's are some things you might be doing that will inevitably lead to you burning out, and what to do instead

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Keep your staff collaborating (even remotely) with Nimble AMS

Nimble AMS

Help your staff work efficiently, no matter where they’re located. Here’s how associations can use Nimble AMS and Salesforce platform functionality to keep staff working together, even when they’re apart. You’ve probably read a lot lately about moving to a remote workforce.

Nonprofit Communications Strategy: A Step-by-Step Guide


A strong nonprofit communication strategy helps build a loyal client base, improve revenue generation, and power the organization towards steady growth. We share a step-by-step guide on how to create a communications strategy for nonprofits that will make the process easier for all teams involved.

Become the Association Your Members Want

As the pandemic advanced, we were keenly aware of the apprehension and pain throughout our community. Clients and colleagues contacted us with questions about managing revenue shortfall, introducing new technology, and preparing for changing membership patterns. The.orgCommunity organized a Think Tank to help identify trends and crystalize our outlook on the future of membership. The sessions were facilitated by Elizabeth Engel, Chief Strategist, Spark Consulting. This article is the result of feedback gleaned during those dialogues, previous research, and the viewpoints of the.orgSource team.

How Nonprofits Can Use Instagram for Fundraising

Nonprofit Tech for Good

By Kayla Matthews , writer at – a blog dedicated to helping others better their productivity. Instagram can be a powerful tool for nonprofits wanting to connect to a broader audience.

52 Free Nonprofit Webinars for July 2020

Wild Apricot

Here are all the free nonprofit webinars happening in July 2020 that the Internet has to offer

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10 Best Video Production Tools for Virtual Events


With virtual events quickly becoming the new normal for the events industry, it is important that you find and make use of the best tools available to host a professional and engaging event.

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Nonprofit Financial Planning: How to Create a Blueprint for Sustainability

Wild Apricot

Proper financial planning and establishing sound accounting practices for your nonprofit are key to remaining sustainable. Here's how you can get started

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5 Important SEO Tips Every Person Should Know

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Well, everyone must know that nowadays, there are plenty of things in the world of Search Engine Optimization (SEO). In order to make the online business successful, one should take help from the SEO services. These services are offered by the numerus companies present online.

Achieving Organizational Transformation: Pathways to Success

Association executives—and hopefully their boards—know that they are facing perilous times. Driven by the pace of cultural and technological change, they are experiencing major disruptions in the traditional business models that used to guide organizational growth strategies.orgSource offers a straightforward approach to navigating these changes and readying your organization for growth.

How to Create a Virtual Career Fair


Top companies and institutions often use a career fair to generate and identify employment leads, to screen candidates and to hire applicants. While effective, physical career fairs can be rather limiting. In many cases, the attendees will be from the geographical area around the venue.

How To Evaluate The Effectiveness Of A Training Program?


While it is important to ensure that the employees are put through a right set of training sessions, it is equally important to evaluate the effectiveness of training programs. Here are some ways you can do it

June Update: New Releases to Improve Your Organization

Wild Apricot

This month, we’re announcing new product features and releases that will make life easier for you and your organization. We have also added new content to help you make the most of Wild Apricot and better connect with members

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Exploring the YouTube marketing promotional tips for virtual business

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

YouTube is not just a video creation platform; it is also a social networking site for the business person. The format will be simple and easy to communicate with customers. In other social networking sites, there can be some complications that are not easy to handle.

The Denan Project - Leveraging WhatsApp for Good

As part of building a new supporter journey (from making a one-time donation to becoming a sustaining supporter), The Denan Project set out to shorten the time between the first donation and the recurring donations.

How To Build a Powerful Sales Funnel

Find the free stuff

A sales funnel is a marketing model that summarises an online customer’s journey to buying a product. Simply put, a sales funnel includes the steps that potential buyers take to turn onto your customer.

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[Webinar Series] Virtual Event Exhibitor Training


First time exhibiting at a virtual event? We’re here to help make it a success! Join us every Thursday for an interactive training on how to get your virtual booth up & running using the Accelevents platform. What will we cover? Setting up your booth. Chatting with & collecting leads.

Membership Database Selection Blog Series

Wild Apricot

One of the issues facing small membership organizations identified in our Blog Reader Survey was finding ways to better manage membership databases.

2020: The Year that Changed Grantmaking

Connection Cafe

2020 will be remembered as the year that changed grantmaking. Foundations are in the midst of a sudden and unexpected upheaval of long-held grantmaking practices.

How to build a successful user acquisition strategy?

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

The app developers create mobile apps with the purpose of getting more and more downloads. The success of the mobile app will depend on how much efforts you have made to reach the targeted audience. To stay ahead of the other apps, you will need a user acquisition strategy. Just like you need to use SEO for marketing websites, similarly, you will need to have a user acquisition strategy for marketing your mobile app. Every individual will need different strategy for their mobile apps.

One Minute Mentoring

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Fortunately, I've benefited from having great mentors throughout my career. And, I've have the honor and good fortune to be a mentor, both formally and informally, for various individuals the past few decades. Mentoring is powerful. Both being a mentor. And, being mentored.

[Webinar Series] Virtual Event Host Onboarding


New to virtual events? You’re not alone! Join us every Wednesday for an interactive onboarding training on how to get your virtual event up & running using the Accelevents platform. We will cover how to set up & add: Registration. Sessions & Speakers. Sponsors & Exhibitors.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Education Is Your Association’s Calling & Responsibility

WBT Systems

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Education Is Your Association’s Calling & Responsibility. Read more about Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Education Is Your Association’s Calling & Responsibility

What we are called to do now

Museum 2.0

This post by Jackie Peterson was so impactful I asked to repost if from her blog : I’ve been thinking about what to say, where to start. So many more folks in the world have said things more poignantly and eloquently than I ever could. Like most Black folks, I’m exhausted.

Effective Communication Begins With These 12 Golden Rules

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Here are the 12 golden rules of effective communication from Paul Falcone , as highlighted in his book, 2600 Phrases for Setting Effective Performance Goals. Always remember to: Recognize achievements and accomplishments often. Celebrate success.

4 Ways 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.

An Inspirational Maxim For Leaders

Eric Jacobsen Blog

I heard this advice quoted awhile back and wanted to share it. It's from William Arthur Ward , one of America's most quoted writers of inspirational maxims: Do more than belong: participate. Do more than care: help. Do more than believe: practice. Do more than be fair: be kind.

Questions To Ask To Encourage Your Team To Go Beyond Ordinary

Eric Jacobsen Blog

"It takes more than encouraging words to get a team thinking beyond the ordinary," explains Jackie Barretta , author of the book, Primal Teams. She suggests you must help team members to redefine the purpose of their work with broader and more expansive thinking.

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How To Find Success, Purpose And Happiness

Eric Jacobsen Blog

“I wrote this book as a roadmap to help you find success, purpose, and happiness,” explains Tom Lewis , author of the new book, Solid Ground.

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High-Performing Teams Do These 10 Things

Eric Jacobsen Blog

According to Ron Ricci and Carl Wiese , authors of the book, The Collaboration Imperative , high-performing teams have the following characteristics: People have solid and deep trust in each other and in the team's purpose--they feel free to express feelings and ideas.

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How To Be A Better Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Heed this advice from Julian Birkinshaw , author of the book, Becoming A Better Boss , on how to be a better leader. Strive to answer “Yes” to these three questions : Do you invest your time in things that help others to succeed?