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Nature Conservancy Instagram Contest and Other Examples

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Last week, I wrote a post about Nonprofits and Instagram , asking if it was valuable for nonprofit marketing. 4) Rinse, Repeat, Leverage. Visual

6 Examples of Nonprofits Working with For-Profits for a Greater Good

NonProfit Hub

One example of their success happened recently when Make-A-Wish partnered with Mustang parts company CJ Pony Parts. Make-A-Wish-Foundation.

Nonprofits and Instagram: The Ultimate Curated Collection of Best Practices, Examples, and Tips

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Nonprofit Examples and Getting Started or Rebooting A Strategic Approach. Instagram Overview. Best Practices and Tips for Nonprofits. Tool Box.

8 Ways To Avoid Nonprofit Work Burnout


The commute to work. The work. The commute home from work. Physically remove your self from work at home. Take “me” time.

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11 Excellent Examples of Nonprofit Avatars

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Not have obvious visual defects such as copped art work and blurriness from low resolution. Absolutely not. Be square. Kiva.

User-Generated Content: Put your constituents to work!

Connection Cafe

See an example of Disqus at the bottom of this post. For many nonprofits, writing new online content can be a huge burden. Comments.

Living (And Working) In The Digital Age


For example, Blockbuster Video was caught unprepared when movie rentals went straight to the Internet. 1) Level Playing Field. More like this.

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How Twitter Donations Work: What Your Nonprofit Needs to Know

Nonprofit Tech for Good

See @Water , for example. Twitter is experimenting with allowing certain nonprofits to accept donations directly through tweets. Hint, hint. .

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Do You Work for A Nonprofit That Promotes A Culture of Wellbeing in the Workplace?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

” She admits that she was wrong and was encouraged to maintain a healthier work-life balance as part of her job review. “I

A Simple 6 Step Plan for Creating a Facebook Page that Works


Keep that in mind and do your best to tell the world about the work your doing. Launch of new programs, colleges/schools, community work, etc.

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Does Your Nonprofit Have A Social Media Work Flow?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

” It is the work flow documented and visualized that answers the question, “What if we get a negative comment? Flow control.

Nonprofits Need Integrate Learning into their Work in 2014

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Adding Learning to Work. This is the type of “learning at work” or professional development that is common in the nonprofit sector.

Are You STILL Trying to Sell Social Media at Work?


For example, if you work for an association whose goal it is to become more influential and gain members, come up with a plan that meets those goals.

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Facebook is Great, but Does it Really Work for Fundraising?


I’d love to hear your thoughts, examples, experiences in the comments below. So here’s another great bit of learning for us.

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Women of Color Leading Essential, Activist Work in Cultural Institutions

Museum 2.0

For me, the early stage of writing a book is a treasure hunt--an excuse to seek out new examples and ideas that strengthen the story.

Keep Calm and Write On| The Guide to Creating Fundraising Appeals that Work

Connection Cafe

Real-world examples of successful fundraising appeals. Best practices in designing fundraising appeals that work across multiple channels.

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How to Make Content Marketing Work for Your Nonprofit

NonProfit Hub

For example, white papers and blog posts can be adapted to grants, applications and annual reports. Because content marketing is effective.

Healthy Nonprofit Work Culture: Shouldn’t That 2 Hour Conference Call Have Been An Email?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

There is an old adage that says “Work expands to the time you schedule for it.” Meetings that waste your time! Be respectful.

A New Habitat: Transforming Communities with Remote Work Tools

Tech Soup Blog

Habitat for Humanity has been working to serve the nearly 100 million homeless and 2 billion people living in slum housing around the world since 1976.

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Smarter Nonprofit Networking: Building A Professional Network That Works for You

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

A closed network is a network of people who already know each other – an industry network for example. work/life balance. Gender.

Resources and Slides: Ten Nonprofit Work Practices for Impact without Burnout

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Yesterday, Aliza Sherman and I shared some insights from our forthcoming book “ The Happy Healthy Nonprofit ,” a work in progress.

[Book Interview] Nonprofit Example of Social Media Excellence: WITNESS

Nonprofit Tech for Good

A good example is Organization: WITNESS. Organization Size: 29 staff members. Name: Marianna Moneymaker. The least?

How To Train Your Attention and Be Effective When Working Online

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

For example, Facebook users share 684,478 pieces of content in a minute. What works? Photo by BirgerKing. Take a guess. Be honest.

The Intangible Rewards of Nonprofit Work

ASU Lodestar Center

Take me, for example — my object was a tin whistle (a more portable representation of my primary instrument, the flute). posted by. Hurry!

3 Responsive Design Trends I’m Digging and Which Nonprofits are Working Them Best

Connection Cafe

One of my favorite examples of the long, scrolling homepage is the Oxfam America website. The long, scrolling homepage. The Donate widget.

Reflections from #15ntc Session Walking As Work and 20/8/2 Rule

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

When you start thinking this way, you look for more ways to integrate standing or moving into your work. Photo by Jim Nickerson. Repeat. 15ntc.

The Story of Stuff: An Inspiring Example of A Network in Action

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Here’s some basic points she made about working effectively in a networked way compared to working in a traditional organization.

Conscious Computing: 7 Apps and Tips That Help You Focus, Reduce Stress, and Get Work Done

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

They can also automate turning off alerts and other distractions. Freedom and Concentrate (for the MAC) are two examples. I set a

Admitting the Problem: Your Donor Retention Needs Work

NonProfit Hub

Find a few methods that work and start regular mailing/communication after an initial gift. “A It Starts at the Top. Be More British.

How do you work out loud?


Check out the results of our Social Leadership Survey on a similar topic too. —————— ( photo credit ). Potluck

Two Social Media Toolkit Examples and Other Goodies


With this came the realization that we had more work to do. Some goodies I’ve come across this week for you. ” 2. ” 3.

3 Tips that Make Every Holiday Campaign Work


For example: a great segment is last year’s donors. Make Every Email Count. - Tap into your Constituents’ Network. Share your goal!

Meet Dr. James A. Levine: The 1st “You can walk and work!”Evangelist

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

He has published more than 100 scientific papers and worked on dozens of corporate programs to bring movement into work.

Why Most SWOT Analyses Stink and How You Can Make SWOT Work for You

NonProfit Hub

For example, don’t just say that your company has great communication. Strengths: What does you/your team/company do well. Avoid Generalities.

Trainer’s Notebook: Facilitating Tech Training Internationally – Tips for Working with Interpreters

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

When you have a beginner or novice technical level, combined with not speaking English you have work harder, but it can be done!

Integrating A Network Mindset Into Your Daily Work

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

That holds us back from embracing networked ways of working. Think about your current work. What makes it valuable for your work?

How Compassionate Branding Can Work for Your Nonprofit

NonProfit Hub

For example, if you want to show proof that your work has an impact, share the stories of those who’ve benefitted from your work.

Working and Facebooking: No Longer Impossible


But there is still a huge stigma about having Facebook open at work. Having Facebook open was a waste of time. But why? If not, that’s ok.

When Two Worlds Collide: Why Marketing and Fundraising Should Work Together

NonProfit Hub

As development director, she had a hard time getting her marketing director to understand and work with her. A divide?! Strong words?

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Why Giving Praise Doesn't Work

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Praise, often one-or two-sentence statements, such as “Keep up the good work,” without positive feedback leaves employees with empty feelings.