Critical Questions To Ask Your New Hires

Eric Jacobsen Blog

In Paul Falcone ’s book, 75 Ways For Managers To Hire, Develop And Keep Great Employees , he recommends asking new employees the following questions 30, 60 and 90 days after they were hired: 30-Day One-on-One Follow-Up Questions Why do you think we selected you as an employee?

How To Ask Effective Questions

Eric Jacobsen Blog

"Questions help us break down barriers, discover secrets, solve puzzles, and imagine new ways of doing things, But few of us know how to question in a methodical way," explains Frank Sesno , Emmy-award-winning journalist, and author of the book, Ask More.

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The Power Of Asking Questions

Eric Jacobsen Blog

"Questions help us break down barriers, discover secrets, solve puzzles, and imagine new ways of doing things, But few of us know how to question in a methodical way," explains Frank Sesno , Emmy-award-winning journalist, and author of the book, Ask More.

25 Storytelling Interview Questions for Non-Profits

The Storytelling Non-profit

When you are able to talk to someone directly about a story, you can ask questions the help you gather key facts, details, and emotions to tell a compelling story. To get information that helps you tell a great non-profit story, you’ll need great storytelling interview questions.

Achieving Organizational Transformation: Pathways to Success

Association executives—and hopefully their boards—know that they are facing perilous times. Driven by the pace of cultural and technological change, they are experiencing major disruptions in the traditional business models that used to guide organizational growth strategies.orgSource offers a straightforward approach to navigating these changes and readying your organization for growth.

Answer these 6 questions to frame your fundraising plan structure

Get Fully Funded

There are lots of details to think through and lots of questions to answer. To get started, answer these six questions. Once you have the answers to these six questions, you’ll have the backbone you need to give your fundraising plan structure.

How To Ask More Effective Questions

Eric Jacobsen Blog

"Questions help us break down barriers, discover secrets, solve puzzles, and imagine new ways of doing things, But few of us know how to question in a methodical way," explains Frank Sesno , Emmy-award-winning journalist, and author of the book, Ask More.

Before Publishing Your Annual Appeal, Ask Yourself These 5 Questions

Bloomerang

Once you’re ready to look at your appeal again, you should evaluate it by asking the five questions below. Ask these questions and see what you learn from future appeals. . The post Before Publishing Your Annual Appeal, Ask Yourself These 5 Questions appeared first on Bloomerang.

The big question your donors want you to answer: WHY

Hands on Fundraising

The post The big question your donors want you to answer: WHY appeared first on Hands-On Fundraising. Why should I give you money? Why should I care about your work? Why will this matter to someone? Too often, we focus on HOW We love to talk about how we do the work.

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[VIDEO] Raising More Money By Asking (And Answering) Better Questions

Bloomerang

The key to successful fundraising is asking smarter questions. We’re here to talk about “Raising More Money By Asking and Answering Better Questions.” We’ll take questions at the end. And teenagers constantly have a bevy of questions.

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25 Storytelling Interview Questions for Non-Profits

The Storytelling Non-profit

When you are able to talk to someone directly about a story, you can ask questions the help you gather key facts, details, and emotions to tell a compelling story. To get information that helps you tell a great non-profit story, you’ll need great storytelling interview questions.

Become the Association Your Members Want

As the pandemic advanced, we were keenly aware of the apprehension and pain throughout our community. Clients and colleagues contacted us with questions about managing revenue shortfall, introducing new technology, and preparing for changing membership patterns. The.orgCommunity organized a Think Tank to help identify trends and crystalize our outlook on the future of membership. The sessions were facilitated by Elizabeth Engel, Chief Strategist, Spark Consulting. This article is the result of feedback gleaned during those dialogues, previous research, and the viewpoints of the.orgSource team.

How Asking Questions Helps You Connect With Your Donors

Bloomerang

I believe it comes down to asking interesting questions and paying attention to the information coming back to you. How to become a better communicator through questioning. One way to do that is through questioning. . Questioning: making a personal connection through emails.

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Giving Tuesday 2021: Your Top Questions, Answered

Classy

To help you capitalize on the biggest donation day of the year, we’re answering top questions from nonprofits that are zeroing in on the year-end giving season. The post Giving Tuesday 2021: Your Top Questions, Answered appeared first on Classy.

Five Cultural Fit Interview Questions

Eric Jacobsen Blog

If you are leading an organization and are the last person to interview a candidate, focus your questions more on trying to see if the person is a cultural fit. Here are a few questions to pose to potential new hires (from the book, Advisory Leadership : What motivates you?

Top 7 Questions We Get Asked in Accelevents Support

AccelEvents

Let me share the top seven questions we get through chat. . #7 7 top question: What are your pricing plans? 6 top question: Do speakers need a ticket to the event? Another question that we are frequently asked is whether speakers need tickets to the event or not.

Questions To Ask To Help Move Your Company Forward

Eric Jacobsen Blog

magazine featured a fascinating list of 35 questions from business owners, entrepreneurs and management thinkers. Each offered the one question they would ask to move a company forward. What question do you ask to help move your company forward?

Ask Yourself These Questions Before Hiring a Fundraising Coach

Bloomerang

Here are some great questions to ask yourself before hiring a fundraising coach. Do you struggle with imposter syndrome and question whether you have what it takes? Here are some questions to ask yourself when evaluating your options: Do I aspire to be more like them?

The Six Questions Superbosses Ask

Eric Jacobsen Blog

From Sydney Finkelstein 's book, Superbosses: How Exceptional Leaders Master the Flow of Talent , comes these great questions you should routinely ask yourself as a leader: Have you answered the "why do we exist" question for your team?

Board Assessments After the Pandemic, with Sample Management Questions

Blue Avocado

The post Board Assessments After the Pandemic, with Sample Management Questions appeared first on Blue Avocado. With the pandemic ending, now is an excellent time to reassess your board’s performance. A check-up now can ensure that you are not just surviving, but thriving.

5 questions for Samara Islam

NTEN

I asked her five questions to help us get to know our latest teammate. The post 5 questions for Samara Islam appeared first on NTEN The NTEN team continues to grow! We’re excited to welcome Samara Islam as our new Program Coordinator.

We’ve Been Asking the Wrong Question About Charity Compensation

Charity Navigator

All our lives we’ve been taught that one of the best questions you can ask in researching a charity is, “How much do they pay their CEO?” If the number’s low, that means they respect your donation. If the number’s high it means they don’t, and there’s something fishy going on.

Ask Yourself These Superbosses Questions

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Here are ten questions (or bundles of questions) you should ask yourself to ensure you are thinking and acting like a superboss. How do you go about questioning your own assumptions about the business?

3 questions to ask during demos at AMS Fest

Nimble AMS

While you’re there, you can see AMS product demos and ask questions directly to the product vendors. Here are three questions to ask vendors at AMS Fest 2021 to help you find the right AMS for your association. Three questions to ask during AMS demos.

What’s next for 2022? 12 questions to help you get ready for the year ahead

Charity Village

This year’s edition of Big Cheese Coaching’s annual “12 Questions” marks my 10th year of sharing this annual reflection guide. Some new questions for the times, and as always, some familiar ones too. The aim of these questions is to […].

The Open-Ended Questions To Ask Your Direct Reports

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Ask these open-ended questions. And, don't cheat by adding in work-specific questions. Direct Reports Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Questions For Leaders Supervising Direct Reports Supervision

5 Questions for Michelle Samplin-Salgado

NTEN

The post 5 Questions for Michelle Samplin-Salgado appeared first on NTEN You were born in New York, grew up in Phoenix, and have lived in Hawaii, Ecuador, Boston. What brought you to Miami? The common thread here, aside from a 14-year stint in Boston, is warm weather.

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Five Cultural Fit Interview Questions

Eric Jacobsen Blog

If you are leading an organization and are the last person to interview a candidate, focus your questions more on trying to see if the person is a cultural fit. Here are a few questions to pose to potential new hires (from the book, Advisory Leadership : What motivates you?

How To Attract New Potential Donors With 3 Questions And A 6-Step Process

Bloomerang

Here are three questions whose answers will give you guidance on how to start serving donors. Question 1: What are our donors’ needs? Question 2: What is your core belief and expertise? Question 3: Where does our belief and expertise overlap with our donor’s needs?

Six Questions To Ask All Your Direct Reports

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Ask these open-ended questions. And, don't cheat by adding in work-specific questions. Direct Reports Employee Exit Interviews Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Getting Feedback Leaders Leadership Open-ended Questions

Three questions to guide you when creating personal branding content

Charity Village

The post Three questions to guide you when creating personal branding content appeared first on CharityVillage. These days, it seems like everybody and their mother is talking about their “personal brand.” It might seem like another empty buzzword.

7 Questions on Marketing Automation for Nonprofits

EveryAction

This post was originally featured on The Campaign Workshop blog and has been reposted with permission. I recently sat down with the good folks at The Campaign Workshop and chatted about marketing automation for nonprofits. I shared a few tips, tricks, and brewed up a crockpot metaphor I'm pretty proud of - check out our conversation below! The Campaign Workshop: "Why should I care about nonprofit marketing automation?".

3 Essential Questions to Assess Your Digital Transformation

Saleforce Nonprofit

If you’re curious about where your organization stands in its digital transformation, ask yourself three questions: 1. If you answered “no” or “not really” to these three questions, perhaps your organization is just beginning its transformation.

Important Questions for Your Post Virtual Event Survey

AccelEvents

To help you compile this survey and get the data you need, we’ve compiled a few tips for writing post-event surveys and details of some of the most important questions that you need to ask. The max number of questions should be 10, but 3-5 questions are more than enough.

11 Questions Nonprofit Leaders Need to Ask Before Re-Opening the Office

Wild Apricot

Use these questions to help you decide Are you wondering whether your organization is ready to re-open the office as the COVID-19 pandemic restrictions are slowly being lifted?

"Matterness" – Your Questions Answered

Wild Apricot

During our recent Expert Webinar, "Making Members Feel They Matter", there were a number of questions left unanswered about "Matterness". In this post, presenter Allison Fine provides answers to these questions. webinar membership

12 of Your Email Deliverability Questions Answered

EveryAction

Unfortunately, there were so many questions from the audience that we weren't able answer them all during the alotted time. Here are some great, thoughtful questions that we received and Brett's email wisdom. " My bigger question is: why continue to keep sending? If you have another question about email deliverability, tweet us at @EveryActionHQ and we'll help however we can

Top Cybersecurity Interview Questions

Connection Cafe

Cybersecurity Interview Questions. In this article, we have seen the Top 25 interview questions and answers in cybersecurity. Cybersecurity is crucial to every organization. Cybersecurity demand is high in almost all industries across the world.

Live The Questions Now

Global Giving

Whether he actually said this or not, it’s clear that Einstein knew the value of asking good questions. So, how can you push yourself and your organization to follow this approach and ask better questions when trying to tackle some of the world’s toughest challenges?

Four Mobile Fundraising Questions Your Data Can Help Answer

Qgiv

So, here are four common questions about mobile fundraising your data can help you answer: Will donors give through text? That’s a fair question. The post Four Mobile Fundraising Questions Your Data Can Help Answer appeared first on Qgiv Blog.

Superbosses Ask Themselves These 10 Essential Questions

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Here are ten questions (or bundles of questions) you should ask yourself to ensure you are thinking and acting like a superboss. How do you go about questioning your own assumptions about the business?

30 Post-Event Survey Questions (+ Why They Matter)

Wild Apricot

Looking for the perfect post-event survey questions to get feedback on your event? Here are 30 you can use as, well as some best practices for structuring your event survey

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10 Questions Every Leader Must Ask

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Here are 10 important questions business leaders should ask, according to Ken Blanchard and Garry Ridge, authors of Helping People Win At Work : Does my business have a clear, meaningful, and easily understood vision/mission? And, one more questions to ask is: Do we celebrate success ? Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Essential Questions Leaders Leadership Questions