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15 Steps to Corporate Volunteering Success

Connection Cafe

Do you have a goal to make your company or organization more socially conscious, but are having difficulty motivating employees to participate in volunteer programs? Getting employees motivated can be one of the hardest steps when building a successful CSR program.

For sale for a cause: Autumn Adagio

Judi Sohn

If you want the background on what I’m doing, read this post first. Thank you to everyone who responded so positively to my returning to my blog to share my knitting projects and hopefully, raise some funds in 2018 for worthy charities.

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6 Tips for Nonprofits to Combat Digital Distraction and Improve Productivity

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Image Source: 7able. On Feb. 13th, I’ll be doing a FREE Webinar for nonprofits hosted by Salesforce Foundation on “ Combatting Digital Distraction and Technology Wellness in the Nonprofit Workplace.” ” Come join me. . Ever hear of something called “ Nomophobia ?

3 MUST READ roundups about digital and community strategy


The year-end is always rife with trends posts and end-of-year roundups, but here are three that really stood out for me. These are chock full of smart insights. Eleven Ingredients for Digital Success in 2018. Conference Board).

Facebook Radically Changed the News Feed – Here’s What Your Nonprofit Needs to Know

Connection Cafe

In a Facebook post dated January 11th, Mark Zuckerberg shared a completely new direction for the News Feed to make sure the “time we all spend on Facebook is time well spent.”. Public content from businesses, brands and media has “crowded out the personal moments that lead us to connect more with each other.” So his new goal for the News Feed is to create more meaningful conversations between “friends, family and groups”. How will the News Feed rank public content?

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10 Email Resolutions for the New Year


(This is the second post in our New Year, New Heights development series. Need to catch up? Click here for our in-depth look at the three reporting tools every nonprofit should have to improve their fundraising strategy.). Whether it’s emailing your supporters, re-engaging lapsed donors, or soliciting donations - all nonprofits rely on good emails. It’s one of the most effective ways to reach your audience.

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Let’s #ReclaimSocial Media for Social Good

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Earlier this week, I had the honor of kicking off the first day of a week of workshops for 50 women’s right leaders from the United States through a program called “ Tech2EmpowerUSA.”

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SEO Hacks to Incorporate in to your Higher Education Digital Strategy

Connection Cafe

What is Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and why is it important? . SEO is the process of improving the visibility of your website or webpage in search engine results pages (SERP). This process likely falls under the marketing umbrella of your foundation or institution. And, why is it important?

Preparing Your Nonprofit Board for a Fundraising Campaign


One of the many ways that BoardAssist placements make an impact on the boards they join is by spearheading the fundraising campaign of the nonprofit boards they join.

We've Built The Tools You Need for 2018


Throughout 2017, our team introduced some of the most cutting-edge tools to help empower nonprofits to not only reach, but exceed their goals. Read up on some of the biggest new features we released last year, and if you want to check them out for yourself, request a demo and get your year off to a strong start. Psst, most of these tools are exclusive to EveryAction so you won’t find them anywhere else!

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How to Write a Newsletter Your Members Will Actually Want to Read

Wild Apricot

Does your digital newsletter have low engagement? Here's how to write a newsletter your members actually want to read

Why a Connected Campus Matters for Your College or University

Connection Cafe

When it comes to technological systems at most institutions of higher education, departments and programs operate in silos. The development office runs one database / relationship management system, academic offices use another system, and the sports program uses a third solution. There’s no connectivity between the software systems, which leads to frustrating overlap for staff, donors, students and alumni.

5 Engaging and Profitable Fundraising Ideas for any Nonprofit

John Haydon

Let’s face it. Sometimes it’s hard to come up with creative new fundraising ideas to rally your supporters.

Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Campaigns: 4 Key Strategies for Nonprofits

Donor Search

Peer-to-peer fundraising campaigns have become an extremely popular option for nonprofits in the social networking age. By allowing the most dedicated supporters of your nonprofit the opportunity to create individual mini fundraising pages, they raise money and promote your cause on your behalf! For the savvy organization, peer-to-peer fundraising campaigns represent an incredible opportunity to… Fundraising Events Peer-to-Peer Fundraising

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How to Responsibly Handle an Open Bar at Nonprofit Events

ASU Lodestar Center

posted by Kylah Strohte Editor-In-Chief. Adult beverages are often part of the routine checklist when hosting nonprofit events. Open bars seem the ideal solution because it brings in money and it eliminates the need for guests to serve themselves.

What To Do When You Are New

Eric Jacobsen Blog

I wish the book, What To Do When You're New , would have been published twenty-five years ago.

Riding the Changing Tides for 2018

Vertex Systems

Funding sources from many quarters are coming under increased scrutiny as of late and this will ultimately increase pressure on human service providers. Will the next round of budget cuts negatively affect your agency and your ability to provide quality services to individuals?

Eight Ways To Show You Value Your Employees

Eric Jacobsen Blog

There are eight specific actions business leaders can take to show that they value their employees , according to Andrew Leigh , author of the book , Ethical Leadership -- Creating and Sustaining an Ethical Business Culture.

The story of David PT 6

Vertex Systems

Normal. false. false. false. false. EN-US. X-NONE. X-NONE. 7:30AM Monday morning arrived soon enough. As David stepped through the front door of his office, he reminded himself of what must be done. Things are going to change starting this morning" David thought to himself.

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How to Responsibly Handle an Open Bar at Non-Profit Events

ASU Lodestar Center

posted by Kylah Strohte Editor-In-Chief. Adult beverages are often part of the routine checklist when hosting non-profit events. Open bars seem the ideal solution because it brings in money and it eliminates the need for guests to serve themselves.

How To Be A Good Coach

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Former Verizon Wireless CEO, Denny F. Strigl offers these tips for how to be a good coach to an employee. He explains that good coaches help performers by: Keeping them focused. Giving them objective, helpful feedback. Acting as a sounding board for new approaches.

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