How to Deal With Negative Publicity

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Today, we feature an excerpt from the book, The Public Relations Handbook. This section of the book on how to deal with negative publicity is written by Jonathan Dedmon of T he Dilenschneider Group. About the Editor of The Public Relations Handbook : Robert L.

Public-Access Solutions for Libraries

TechSoup

For those without access to a reliable Internet connection or computer, public-access devices at libraries can be a lifeline. The COVID-19 pandemic has widened the digital divide and isolated those without their own computers, making public-access devices an essential service for many people.

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How to Go Public With a New Strategic Plan

NonProfit PRO

Public Relations Strategic PlanningSocial change organizations often spend many months — if not years — developing strategic plans. They hire strategy consultants, convene special board subcommittees and invest considerable time building roadmaps that will guide their work into the future.

The Importance of Public School Educational Foundations

NonProfit PRO

Each year, all former presidents of the foundation are invited to meet the superintendent of schools and receive an update on public education in the township and state of Indiana. . I recently attended a founders luncheon at Lawrence Township Schools.

Fundraising & Public Relations: What’s the Connection?

The Fundraising Authority

All that can and does happen every day for nonprofits, both large and small, thanks to smart public relations efforts. What Is “Public Relations”? Simply put, “public relations,” or “PR,” encompasses all the activities your organization does to get press coverage for your work. The post Fundraising & Public Relations: What’s the Connection? Donor Cultivation public relations

Why is Public Relations Vital for Nonprofits?

Donorbox

The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) defines public relations as “a strategic communication process that builds mutually beneficial relationships between organizations and their publics.” As a nonprofit, the public decides your organization’s fate.

IS ALL PUBLICITY GOOD PUBLICITY?

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

One of the most recent examples of this is with the failed publicity manoeuvre by none other than Dr. Pepper, who’s over the top idea had the ability to create buzz, but instead has left a bad taste (non pun intended) in many a mouth. This publicity stunt was right up there with some of the best stunts of all time. To make matters worse the front man for GNR has threatened legal proceedings due to the way the publicity stunt was handled.

Public Relations Leader Joins Forum One Board of Directors

Forum One

As a trusted advisor, Debra brings a wealth of expertise in public relations and strategy that will help Forum One increase impact for the mission-driven clients we serve. The post Public Relations Leader Joins Forum One Board of Directors appeared first on Forum One | Turn Ideas Into Impact

Donors Choose Anonymity with Record $550M Public University Gift

NonProfit PRO

Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, Michigan, inspired the largest gift ever made to public higher education: $550 million. It was made anonymously by a couple who is looking for nothing in return – not even recognition – to benefit themselves.

[ASK AN EXPERT] How to Publicly Recognize Memorial Gifts

Bloomerang

Twitter | LinkedIn | The post [ASK AN EXPERT] How to Publicly Recognize Memorial Gifts appeared first on Bloomerang. Our Ask An Expert series features real questions answered by Claire Axelrad, J.D., CFRE, our very own Fundraising Coach , also known as Charity Clairity.

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Helping Public Libraries Navigate Microsoft's Program Changes

TechSoup

On December 9, 2021, the team at TechSoup ran a webinar to explain what these changes mean for the public libraries we serve. The Microsoft donation program is going through some major changes.

COVID-19 Response Guide for Public Health Officials

VisionLink

The COVID-19 Frontline Guide is intended to provide these leaders and public officials with a web-based decision support tool and progress indicators to assist in informed decision-making on how to combat COVID-19 in their jurisdictions.

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Emerson College Students Create a Diverse Book Campaign for Boston Public Schools While Studying Charity Navigator's DEI Goals

Charity Navigator

Through the campaign, they have spearheaded an effort to provide diverse literature to Boston Public schools. books bookstore Boston Emerson College High school minority-owned bookstore nonprofit public schools students

AAPM&R Drives National Call-to-Action with Long COVID Public Dashboard

Association Analytics

The post AAPM&R Drives National Call-to-Action with Long COVID Public Dashboard appeared first on Association Analytics. Resources Analytics for Everyone Data Quality Executive Member Engagement Planning & Strategy Real-Time Data

Public Relations for Nonprofits: Everything You Need to Know

Wild Apricot

Looking to dive into the world of public relations for your nonprofit? We cover everything you need to know about how to develop a PR strategy, pitch to the media, broaden your reach and much more

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Public speaking for change

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Speaking publicly is an important part of our work. We invest in public speaking coaching (thanks, Melinda Henning!) to become better speakers, both for old hands like me and Benetechers getting ready for their first public speech. I originally started this blog as a way to keep more of our Benetech team aware of what was going on with me and other team members (through guest blogs) while on our travels.

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George Hara: Public Interest Venture Capitalist

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Public Interest Capitalism is his personal brand of social change. BRAC can use its tax-exempt dividends to fund public service projects related to bracNet’s wireless internet connectivity (or for other public purposes, as it decides). DEFTA BRAC bracNet social enterprise public interest capitalism socent Bangladesh hybrid George Hara

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Public Relations Leader Joins Forum One Board of Directors

Forum One

As a trusted advisor, Debra brings a wealth of expertise in public relations and strategy that will help Forum One increase impact for the mission-driven clients we serve. The post Public Relations Leader Joins Forum One Board of Directors appeared first on Forum One

[ASK AN EXPERT] Should I Publicize the Amount of a Major Gift?

Bloomerang

Are they okay with you publicizing the gift? Not everyone wants public recognition, but it’s worth remembering giving isn’t always its own reward. Ask yourself: “What will be accomplished by publicizing the amount?”

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Community Engagement and Social Media for Public Media

Amy Sample Ward

I recently had the opportunity to present a webinar for the National Center for Media Engagement , focused on community-driven engagement, and present a session at the Public Media Development and Marketing Conference , talking about building a social media strategy. Both of these presentations had participants primarily from the public media sector. Many public media organizations are looking to use social media as a way to have conversations directly with community members.

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[ASK AN EXPERT] What is the Purpose of Publicizing Legacy Gifts?

Bloomerang

Today’s question comes from a fundraiser who needs advice on how to shine a light on their legacy giving program by publicizing bequests. . Twitter | LinkedIn | The post [ASK AN EXPERT] What is the Purpose of Publicizing Legacy Gifts?

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$25-million gift to create new public art trail on Toronto’s waterfront

Charity Village

$25 million donation from the Pierre Lassonde Family Foundation will create a new, outdoor public art trail on the future Villiers Island in Toronto’s transformed Port Lands. The post $25-million gift to create new public art trail on Toronto’s waterfront appeared first on CharityVillage.

Public Media Development and Marketing Conference

Amy Sample Ward

Presentations from 2011 conference presntation public media social media strategyDate : July 15, 2011. Location : Pittsburgh, PA. Topic : Building a Social Media Strategy. Description : Sure, social media is evolving at the speed of light and experimentation is important. But you still need a clear strategy, a sound plan of attack, and a method of evaluating your results.

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5 Options for Low-cost Event Publicity

Wild Apricot

Here are some ideas for low-cost event publicity - as requested in our blog reader survey. Associations event management event registration events membership nonprofit non-profit nptech public relations publicityBy focusing on media relations, event calendars, your website, email and social media, even organizations with limited resources can promote events with little or no cost.( read more ).

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Public Media At Risk

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Public Media At Risk, Guest Post by Vincent Stehle. At the time, there was no continuing threat to cut funds for public broadcasting. It seems that every day there is a new attack on public broadcasting; the most recent coming from conservative provocateur, James O’Keefe, in an Ambush video of NPR fund raiser Ron Schiller, who quickly resigned for making inappropriate comments. This effort seeks to channel the political power of the enormous audience for public media.

The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 222: U.S. Public Policy: Look Ahead for 2022

sgEngage

Public policy impacts decisions made around charitable giving. Public Policy: Look Ahead for 2022 first appeared on npENGAGE. These policies can influence how people give, when they give, and how much they give. So what are the likely effects for 2022?

5 Ways To Teach Public Speaking While Homeschooling 

Find the free stuff

Want to teach your kids proper public speaking skills and lessons in communication while homeschooling? Here are 5 key ways to teach public speaking while homeschooling. The post 5 Ways To Teach Public Speaking While Homeschooling appeared first on PhreeSite.com.

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Top tips for keeping your public cloud cost in check.

CEO Tech Tips

Over the years public cloud has given a way to curb data center expenditures for organizations of all sizes. Following are few tips for a CEO to be aware when reviewing organization’s public cloud budget with his/her tech leadership: Ensure clear business outcomes and KPIs are defined by the tech leadership using value-to-spend analysis. Cost of services that best meet organization’s needs and budget are calculated using the cost calculator offered by the public cloud provider.

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Study offers lessons on public health efforts to prevent gun violence

Candid

Engaging with local community leaders and residents early and often is key to implementing public health and racial justice approaches to preventing gun violence successfully, a report from the Annie E.

Nonprofit Transparency Best Practices: Building Donor & Public Trust

Whole Whale

Whole Whale does not publicly offer or claim to offer financial and/or legal advice to nonprofits or any organization. Communicating accountability, responsibility, and impact with the general public should be a priority for any organization. Publicly List Board Members & Key Staff.

Nonprofit Public Relations For Beginners: How To Gain More Attention In Less Time

Kindful

Huge organizations have huge teams and designated employees just for nonprofit public relations and outreach, media connections, and communications. When thinking about how to approach your nonprofit public relations angle, consider the following: P itch + Spokes- P erson + P latform.

Tips for CEOs on reducing company’s public cloud cost

CEO Tech Tips

Controlling cloud spend presents numerous challenges at enterprise scale. Organizations that proactively and holistically manage their cloud environments get the most cloud for each dollar spent, and ensure ongoing, cost-effective cloud operations. Too often, enterprises second guess their cloud investments as sizeable, difficult to parse cloud provider bills mount.

How Do Public Sector Employees Get The Best Training With Government LMS?

Gyrus

Constant upskilling is needed in the public sector as well. Employees have to make sure that they are skilled enough to carry out successful work. With the government LMS, they can upskill smartly

Convio goes public!

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Convio (CNVO) went public yesterday! Tags: Convio going public IPO The IPO did quite well considering the circumstances. When assessing the two tech IPOs of the day, the second being a hardware manufacturer, an industry analyst said: “You can keep selling the same (software) code over and over again. On the hardware side, that stuff is obsolete. By the time it is released, there is already something better in development,&# said Morningnotes.com founder Ben Holmes.

Convio goes public!

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Convio (CNVO) went public yesterday! Tags: Convio going public IPO The IPO did quite well considering the circumstances. When assessing the two tech IPOs of the day, the second being a hardware manufacturer, an industry analyst said: “You can keep selling the same (software) code over and over again. On the hardware side, that stuff is obsolete. By the time it is released, there is already something better in development,&# said Morningnotes.com founder Ben Holmes.

New Public Search Module

VisionLink

Public users searching for resources, services and other community assets are about to enjoy a powerfully effective search algorithm, and a new interface as well. Released to our customers for review, each of our customers can now review their own online resource directory with these new tools and provide feedback before we release this into production. The search algorithm uses a linguistically aware solution, reducing words to their core roots.

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Government Learning Management Software For Fulfilling The Training Demands Of Public Sector Employees

Gyrus

Training and development are equally important for public sector employees. Government learning management software can efficiently fulfill the training demands of public sector employees

2015 publications

AFP Blog

2015 publications : "Giving a Bit(coin) - Cryptocurrency and philanthropy New online currencies such as Bitcoin could be the answer to charities becoming more transparent over how they spend donations." 'via via Blog this

Interview with Rob Wu & Public Launch of CauseVox

Amy Sample Ward

I’m not sure if you caught the news today but CauseVox has launched their public beta! I’ve been following the work of Rob and his team closely as they have shown not just interest, but passion and intent for engaging with the community at large to create a tool that meets the needs of nonprofit organizations and keeps us involved in making the tool better and better. In spite of having a busy launch day, I got ahold of him to ask a few questions.

The Private Cloud, The Public Cloud, Or The Hybrid Cloud

TechImpact

If you have ever given any thought to moving your nonprofit to the cloud, one of the most important things to understand is the difference between the private, public, and hybrid cloud. What is a public cloud. Often a free service, or a pay for what you use model, public clouds make software and applications available for use through the use of share computing power. As a result, public clouds are managed through external providers as opposed to in-house.

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Learning In Public On Wikis

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Wikis can be terrific platforms for supporting professional learning in real time, but it requires a comfort level with “ learning in public.&# Learning in private is what most of us did in school. Social media has unleashed a fabulous opportunity for professional learning about practice in public. Creating an environment for learning in public means that it is okay to say “I don’t know” about an issue or problem and to ask others what they think.

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Why Is Government Learning Management Software A Must For Every Public Sector Employee?

Gyrus

Government learning management software is a must for every public sector employee as their work expectations are rapidly increasing. It helps them to match up to the level. Read the blog to know more

CERIC publishes new career management guide for the public sector

Charity Village

CERIC has published a new edition of its popular Retain and Gain Playbook to support public sector employers in developing an inclusive, agile and equipped workforce. The bilingual publication comes at a time when all levels of the public sector are focused on career development as a means of putting the full capacity of their talent pools […]. The post CERIC publishes new career management guide for the public sector appeared first on CharityVillage.