Leadership Lessons From Movies

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Toward the beginning of Joseph Lalonde ’s book, Reel Leadership , he shares, “We’re going to delve into the leaderships lessons we can find in movies. Question: What is the most inspiring leadership lesson you've learned from a movie?

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7 Key Lessons Learned from Virtual Fundraising Events in 2020

Nonprofit Tech for Good

With a solid year of virtual fundraising under our collective belt, let’s take a look at seven key lessons learned in 2020 to help your nonprofit continue reaching those goals and fighting for its mission.

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4 Social Impact Lessons I Learned Behind the Wheel of a Car

NonProfit PRO

In no small way, good behaviors permeate all aspects of our lives. Behaviors like kindness, gratitude, and patience. These human practices are good in life and equally good in our nonprofits. These four I’ve learned over the years might help boost your work and your organizations.

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Three lessons nonprofits learned from the pandemic

Candid

Whether you’re a new nonprofit or an existing one, understanding how to apply these three lessons from the pandemic can greatly benefit your organization: . Lesson #1: Be resilient and plan ahead. Lesson #2: Adapt your fundraising strategies.

9 Lessons Learned from Hosting Virtual Fundraising Events

Nonprofit Tech for Good

By Matthew Burnell , F ounder of ClickBid , a mobile bidding provider for online auctions, virtual galas, and in-person events. Fundraising has not stopped during these uncertain times. Since March, we have seen organizations take their annual fundraisers online and go virtual.

Discovering The Hidden Leadership Lessons In Movies

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Toward the beginning of Joseph Lalonde ’s new book, Reel Leadership , he shares, “We’re going to delve into the leaderships lessons we can find in movies. Question: What is the most inspiring leadership lesson you've learned from a movie?

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3 Lessons For Fundraisers From “Die Hard”

Bloomerang

Now that I’ve either made you my best friend or alienated you forever with that statement, let’s get into the lessons I believe all fundraisers can take from this movie ! . This is perhaps the biggest lesson of all for those of us working as fundraisers.

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8 Lessons Learned from Hosting Golf Event Fundraisers During COVID-19

Nonprofit Tech for Good

By Katie Casillas , director of marketing at GolfStatus.org , an event management platform specifically for golf fundraisers. There’s no doubting it: 2020 has forced organizations, industries, and entire sectors to adapt.

The Future of Events: 5 Lessons From 5 Associations

Association TV

The past year has been one of consistent change for every industry. Everyone pivoted to work-from-home, and digital solutions became the new normal. But that doesn’t work for everything. Insider Case Studies News

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Leadership Lessons From The Book TouchPoints

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Some of my favorite parts of Douglas Conant 's and Mette Norgaard 's book, TouchPoints , are these lessons for leaders: You need to have dual vision. Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leadership Leadership Books Leadership Lessons Management TouchPoints

Life And Business Lessons From No One Succeeds Alone

Eric Jacobsen Blog

No One Succeeds Alone is the inspiring story of Compass Founder & CEO Robert Reffkin , whose mother, mentors, and search for belonging taught him valuable lessons that anyone with a dream can put into action today to improve their own quality of life.

What Anti-Maskers Can Teach Nonprofits

NonProfit PRO

Fundraiser Education Social Media Communications Facebook Messaging Nonprofit LessonsFor the last two years, I’ve been studying the impact of identity on prosocial behavior; it’s the topic of my doctoral dissertation.

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Quotes And Leadership Lessons From Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle

Joseph Lalonde

There were also plenty of leadership lessons in Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle. . Quotes And Leadership Lessons From Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle. Be willing to adapt to your audience – Leadership lessons from Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle Click To Tweet. Social media will make you think fake is real – Leadership lessons from Jumanji: Welcome To The… Click To Tweet.

10 Giving Tuesday Lessons from Organizations Like Yours

DonorPerfect

The post 10 Giving Tuesday Lessons from Organizations Like Yours appeared first on Nonprofit Technology & Fundraising Blogs. It’s important to acknowledge how the 18-month pandemic has changed us, and how we continue to recuperate.

Leadership Lessons From Kent Taylor, Founder Of Texas Roadhouse

Eric Jacobsen Blog

From cover-to-cover of Made From Scratch you’ll learn the leadership lessons of the late Kent Taylor , founder of the restaurant chain Texas Roadhouse. Here are some of my favorite leadership lessons from Kent and his book: The best leaders stay down-to-earth and approachable.

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The Lessons of Coordinating Care from 9/11

VisionLink

Reflecting on the anniversary of 9/11 this year, we honor those working in the Towers, the first responders and all of their families and friends—and all Americans who woke up to a changed nation.

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The enduring value of lessons learned

Candid

Lessons learned in the field have greater and more enduring value when others can build on them. Through Issue Lab, Candid meets knowledge seekers where they are, making discovery of and access to lessons learned effective and efficient for changemakers everywhere.

Communications Lessons Learned in 2020

Forum One

Things are still changing and 2021 will have its own lessons, but as we approach the year anniversary of the COVID-19 crisis beginning here in the U.S., Lesson one: It’s time to think about crisis communications differently. Lesson two: Don’t neglect your internal audience.

Autism After 21 Utah Project: Lessons from a first-time fundraiser

Candid

In May 2021, I had to face the inevitable: I could no longer avoid fundraising. I had recently joined Madison House Autism Foundation as the Director of the Autism After 21 Utah Project (AA21 Utah). As is often the case for smaller nonprofits, everyone was involved in development.

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5 Lessons Learned from Donating to 25 Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

If you have donated to a nonprofit within the last 12 months, then please take the 2017 Global Trends in Giving Report ! This week Nonprofit Tech for Good donated $25 to 25 nonprofits in order to study how nonprofits are progressing in the design of their donation pages and in the efficacy of their online donation process.

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1 Million Trailhead Badges: Lessons from Salesforce.org’s Trailhead Journey

Saleforce Nonprofit

The post 1 Million Trailhead Badges: Lessons from Salesforce.org’s Trailhead Journey appeared first on Salesforce.org. If you’ve been part of the Salesforce community for a while, you’ve certainly heard of Trailhead — the fun way to learn about all things Salesforce.

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Online Cultivation Lessons From LinkedIn

NetWits

As a long-time LinkedIn member, their outreach continues to engage and delight me, while also going to the core of successful cultivation techniques: make your constituents feel special, understood and appreciated. Email Marketing Interactive cultivation fundraising Online marketing thank you

Chantal Bonitto Shares Philanthropy Lessons from Black Women Leaders

DonorPerfect

From Lessons for Philanthropy from Black Women Leaders by Chantal Bonitto Last week, Chantal Bonitto spoke in the DonorPerfect CommUNITY Conference keynote session, Strategies for Engaging Racially & Culturally Diverse Donors.

Valuable Decision-Making Lessons

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Some of my favorite decision-making lessons from history and from the book include these: Own your decisions. As seen on Public Television, the book, Decisions , by Robert L. Dilenschneider , features vignettes on 23 individuals who made decisions that shaped the world.

4 Marketing Lessons Your Nonprofit Can Learn From Tinder

EveryAction

What does Tinder have to do with your nonprofit marketing strategy? Probably a lot more than you realize. Think about it: what is Tinder if not a massive, multi-million-user experiment in online marketing

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7 Lessons From Marketing Ethics

NonProfit Hub

Here are some lessons that we can learn from it. . The post 7 Lessons From Marketing Ethics appeared first on Nonprofit Hub. Ethics are what we hold close to our hearts. They’re values or moral principles governing the conduct and actions of a group of people or individuals.

15 Lessons Learned from Donating Online to 32 Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

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Lessons from MotivateMonday | Thriving During Change

Pamela Grow

How did your nonprofit adapt to the changes the past year has brought about? In this episode of MotivateMonday, speaker, change agent, and learning leader, Keisha A.

Lessons For Leaders From TouchPoints

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Some of my favorite parts of Douglas Conant 's and Mette Norgaard 's book, TouchPoints , are these lessons for leaders: You need to have dual vision.

Lessons from 2019 to maximize future disaster giving decisions

Candid

Earlier this month, Candid and the Center for Disaster Philanthropy (CDP) released the eighth edition of our annual Measuring the State of Disaster Philanthropy report. In it, we examined?available?2019?data available?2019?data data on?global global disaster-related?philanthropy,?analyzing?funding

Study offers lessons on public health efforts to prevent gun violence

Candid

Improving Community Safety Through Public Health Strategies: Lessons From Atlanta And Milwaukee." Annie E.

Management Thinking And Lessons From The Past Century

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Earlier this summer brought the release of the new book, HBR At 100 , a commemorative volume featuring the most influential ideas since the inception of the Harvard Business Review.

Decision-Making Lessons From History

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Some of my favorite decision-making lessons from history and from the book include these: Own your decisions. As seen on Public Television, the book, Decisions , by Robert L. Dilenschneider , features vignettes on 23 individuals who made decisions that shaped the world.

Autism After 21 Utah Project: Lessons from a first-time fundraiser

Candid

The post Autism After 21 Utah Project: Lessons from a first-time fundraiser appeared first on Candid Blog. In May 2021, I had to face the inevitable: I could no longer avoid fundraising.

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4 Lessons Learned from Virtual Fundraising to Bring to Your Year-End Strategy

One Cause

The post 4 Lessons Learned from Virtual Fundraising to Bring to Your Year-End Strategy appeared first on OneCause. As we move into the era of mass vaccination and the economy is opening up more and more, it’s time to reflect on the old adage: “Every cloud has a silver lining.”.

3 Unexpected Lessons Nonprofits Learned from the Pandemic

Saleforce Nonprofit

While many nonprofits remain on a curve of continual learning and adaptation, there have been some unanticipated lessons learned throughout this tumultuous time. The post 3 Unexpected Lessons Nonprofits Learned from the Pandemic appeared first on Salesforce.org.

Lessons Learned from a Black Swan—Solutions Day Presenters Explore Pandemic Insights

.orgSource

The post Lessons Learned from a Black Swan—Solutions Day Presenters Explore Pandemic Insights appeared first on.orgSource. Celebration isn’t a word I would typically use to describe a conference, but there was a festive feeling at.orgCommunity’s Solutions Day.

Lessons from MotivateMonday | Change your thinking, change your work

Pamela Grow

Our MotivateMonday guest, author, speaker, and consultant Nell Edgington offered lessons from her new book, Reinventing Social Change.

Member Loyalty Lessons From Retailers

Wild Apricot

Are there some member loyalty lessons that associations could learn from retailers? membership-value member-loyalty

5 Social Media Lessons for Nonprofits

See3

The post 5 Social Media Lessons for Nonprofits appeared first on The See3 Blog. Setting up a social media presence for your cause or organization is not only important, it''s essential. With so many platforms available and so many ways to connect, maintaining your organization’s social media can be overwhelming. But it doesn’t have to be. strategy kindling group Nonprofits polk brothers see3 social media social media boot camp

Leadership Lesson: Self-Respect And Decision Making

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Here is a terrific leadership lesson from the book, 1001 Ways To Energize Employees : “Nothing creates more self-respect among employees than being included in the process of making decisions” – Judith M.

8 Nonprofit Lessons Learned from the 2014 FUSE Conference

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Thanks to a partnership with Salsa Labs , Heather Mansfield of Nonprofit Tech for Good was able to report live from the FUSE Conference on August 6-7 in Annandale, VA. Over 250 nonprofits were in attendance represented by staff mostly from the Millennial Generation who actively contributed to the conference hashtag: #FUSEcon2014.

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Lessons from MotivateMonday | The latest from the Fundraising Effectiveness Project

Pamela Grow

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