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The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 136: Implementing Sustainable Change in Your Institution

Connection Cafe

Change comes in many different forms, whether it’s a new technology initiative, a new stakeholder or student engagement approach, change in leadership, crisis resolution, etc.

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[FREE WEBINAR] Charitable Online Solicitation: Is Your Nonprofit Compliant?

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Date: Tuesday, April 7, 2020. Time: 1pm EDT / 10am PDT. Presented by: Sharon Cody , Partnership Manager at Harbor Compliance. Your website and social media channels are remarkable tools that provide boundless opportunities to reach new donors to fuel your mission.

Top 4 Use Cases Of LMS For Training Retail Workforce

Gyrus

Understanding the major Use Cases of an LMS for Retail training is important for retail outlets that wish to boost the productivity of their retail workforce

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How To Grow a Cannabis E-Commerce Business

Find the free stuff

As a cannabis entrepreneur, it is of utmost importance for you to create a very robust and dynamic online presence as part of your brand building. The worldwide web is rapidly becoming the turf for many cannabis businesses.

Little Penguins, Big Drama: Lessons on How to Go Viral from the National Aquarium of New Zealand

Connection Cafe

It’s always helpful to get inspiration and learn from other organizations in your industry. I learned early in my career that you don’t always have to start from scratch; it can be just as effective to see what others are doing and put your own spin on it.

5 Social Media Templates for Nonprofit Fundraising Events

Nonprofit Tech for Good

By Emily Rose Patz , Senior Copywriter at DonorPerfect. Check out these social media post templates for ideas of post themes and content format for your Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter feeds. Just plug your content into the placeholders, and you’re good to go.

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4 Tips for Building Your Lifestyle Blog & Instagram

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Instagram, Twitter, or an blog are all great ways to start a beauty, advice, or lifestyle blog. However you choose to start, there are a couple of surefire ways to garner new followers and attract larger audiences.

Neiman Marcus’ Month of Volunteerism Pursues Giving What You’ve Got

Connection Cafe

Coming into her first Hearts a Bloomin’ event, VP of Corporate Culture and Philanthropy at Neiman Marcus Group, Mimi Sterling, knew that the corporation had high expectations for their month of volunteerism and the employees engaged.

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Stop Asking Your Customers These Typical Questions

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Consider this advice from author Paul R. He recommends a different twist on asking your customers questions : stop asking your customers the "typical" questions and instead ask them open-ended questions. Here's specifically what Timm recommends: Don't Ask : How was everything?

The Top 20 Things You Didn’t Know About Google Ad Grants

Wild Apricot

The Google Ad Grants program is an amazing resource for nonprofits, but there are a lot of misconceptions about how it works. This post will clear up any questions you might have and help you make the most of the program

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A Step-by-Step Guide to Preparing for Divorce

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Nobody usually gets into a marriage with the preconceived notion of getting a divorce.

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Finding the Right Nonprofit Partner Before Disaster Strikes

Connection Cafe

Questions to Consider. When looking for the right nonprofit organization to build a disaster relief strategy with, there are going to be a few questions you must ask yourself: › Is this for a disaster that has impacted my company directly?

Servant Leadership In Action

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Be sure to read the definitive book on servant leadership. It's a curated collection of incredibly insightful and motivational perspectives on servant leadership via essays by 44 servant leaders.

Nonprofit Advertising: A Guide to Different Approaches and Examples

Wild Apricot

Advertising for your nonprofit doesn't have to be expensive. This guide will give you lots of ideas on how to make the most of your advertising budget and broaden your reach

Graph games- Stay long for extra bonuses at the time of winning

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Are you interested in making lots of money? If yes, then you need to pay attention to the graph games. It is the game in which you need to invest money on the website, and your winning will depend on the winning of the website.

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Amway River Bank Run 2019: Connecting Community with Corporate Passions

Connection Cafe

As a first-year title sponsor of the River Bank Run, Amway was excited to place their name behind a premier road race that was located in the company’s headquarters of Grand Rapids, Michigan. As the largest 25K (15.5

How To Ensure New Leaders Succeed

Eric Jacobsen Blog

“ It has been estimated that 40% of executives fail within the first 18 months on the job, regardless of whether they were hired from outside the company or promoted from within ,” explain Dan Ciampa and David L. Dotlich , authors of the book, Transitions At The Top.

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Easiest Membership Card Template: Upload Contacts & Complete in 3 Minutes

Wild Apricot

Everyone has a smartphone these days. That’s why many clubs and associations are switching from paper-printed membership cards (which are a big waste!) to digital membership cards. Here are the steps to get started yourself using Wild Apricot — the entire process only takes about three minutes

How to drive more followers to our social media accounts?

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Most people or brands wishes to increase their follower base in their social media accounts as it kind of popularity and we can gain lots of benefits through it. But achieving the numbers we expect in social media isn’t that easy task to do.

Mastercard’s Girls4Tech™: Utilizing Employees’ Skills to Inspire Youth

Connection Cafe

Girls Just Want to Have… STEM! Make it better than any program you’ve done before, make it global and make it for girls,” those were the instructions from Mastercard’s CEO Ajay Banga to Susan Warner, VP Global Volunteerism, in 2014.

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The Power Of 5 Percent More

Eric Jacobsen Blog

“Making small changes to reach big goals is the answer,” says entrepreneur and bestselling author Michael Alden in his book, 5 % MORE: Making Small Changes To Achieve Extraordinary Results. “If

February Update: If you want to grow your organization, this is for you

Wild Apricot

In this month's newsletter, you'll get a sneak peek at the first results from our huge membership survey, plus an update to the PersoniFest session schedule and the ultimate list of nonprofit podcasts

What leadership practices help nonprofits achieve desired results?

ASU Lodestar Center

Illustration by Jocelyn Ruiz. posted by Shahar Edry, Fall 2019 Alumnus, ASU Master of Nonprofit Leadership & Management. A few months after I graduated from high school, I found myself finishing a 40-mile-long grueling ruck march and receiving the yearning green beret.

Reinvigorate your Employee Giving Program

Connection Cafe

Enhanced technology has made giving simple and convenient, so why aren’t you booming with success and increasing your donors and donations year over year? Sounds like you? Don’t take it personally and definitely don’t worry. There are many ways to reinvigorate your program.

Selecting The Bästa Mobilabonnemang Pensioner Who Is An Internet Addict!

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

There is a wide range of mobile operators available in the market nowadays, and they are all different from each other in term of plans as well as services. If you are the one who has been a pensioner, there are not a few but plenty of bästa mobilabonnemang pensioner available for you in the market.

How To Write An Amazing Nonprofit Newsletter + 8 Inspiring Examples

Wild Apricot

Nonprofit newsletters can be a great way to spread the word about your mission and build better relationships with your supporters. Here are tips and examples to help you write your very own nonprofit newsletter

Use TIPS When Providing Feedback

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Eric Harvey and Al Lucia wrote a booklet called, 144 Ways To Walk The Talk. They provide the following great advice about giving feedback: 1. Make it timely -- give your feedback as soon as possible to the performance. Make it individualized -- tailor your feedback to the feedback receiver.

Purpose at PIMCO | The Power of Partnerships & Knowing Your Why

Connection Cafe

What Community Engagement Means at PIMCO. At PIMCO, we understand that it’s our responsibility to effect meaningful social change, both as members of an organization and as part of our larger communities.

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Pro Tips For Buying An Amazing Present For Someone You Love!

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

You will obviously have someone in your life to whom you would like to give some special present. Let us tell you that getting a present for someone is not as sophisticated as it seems to be.

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The Ultimate Guide To Picking a Nonprofit CRM + 10 Amazing Options

Wild Apricot

A nonprofit CRM is an essential tool for running a successful nonprofit in this day and age. Browse this list to make sure you choose the right one

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Peer Coaching Works

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Do you create an environment at your business/organization that allows peer coaching to succeed? Hopefully you do. If you don't, encourage peer coaching among the members of your team. Peer coaching can be formal, informal or a combination of both.

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Educating on the SDGs: TEL FOR GOOD is CSR at Work

Connection Cafe

With heavy support from Global Headquarters and the Executive Team, Tokyo Electron (TEL) creates and maintains its own Corporate Social Responsibility programs and strategies within the TEL FOR GOOD brand.

Know the details about software Requirements Classification, Read it!

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

A requirement is an aspect that the proposed system must make or a restriction in the development of the system. There are two types of requirements classification, they are: Functional Requirements (RF) and Non-Functional Requirements (RNF).

5 Tips for Discovering and Stewarding Major Supporters

Donor Search

In all of the discussion around trending fundraising methods, there’s one method that’s reigned supreme for years on end— major supporter stewardship. Major gifts are those that nonprofit fundraisers dream of, the gifts that allow organizations to truly make an impact. However, if your nonprofit has never sat down to create a strong major gifts… Guest Post Uncategorized

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12 Golden Rules Of Effective Communication

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.

Nonprofit Partners may be your Ticket to the Golden Age of Social Impact

Connection Cafe

Golden Ticket to the Golden Age. Like many other Millennials, my formative years have been filled with terrorism, financial crisis, equality struggles and global warming. Over 20 years, we’ve experienced a rising tide of societal issues that seem insurmountable. But, we’ve chosen to take action!

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