8 Questions to Ask to Get Inside Your Donor’s Head

NonProfit PRO

Donor Relationship Management Customer/donor relationship management Donor Donors Prospective donor questions questions to ask donorsThe better you know your donor, the better your appeal is going to be. That’s obvious.

15 Questions to Go Deeper with Your Donor

NonProfit PRO

So, here are some practical questions that will help unlock your donor’s passions and interests. Donor Relationship Management Major Gifts Donors Major-gift officer Major-gifts QuestionsTo be a great major gifts officer, you must be curious about your donors.

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Five Questions to Ask When Switching CRMs

NonProfit PRO

CharityEngine’s Erik Hartwig walks nonprofits through the five questions they should ask potential vendors to make sure what they’re offering is what your organization needs. Tune into our webinar to learn the five questions you should ask when you’re switching CRMs

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.

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.

Your End Of Year Fundraising Questions Answered

Bloomerang

The response was overwhelming and we received a ton of really great questions. As we wrapped up the webinar we realized there’s an entire universe of fundraisers that could benefit if we shared the data and questions we received, so we’ve pulled it all together for you to share with your team.

Resilient Communities Fund application questions

Charity Village

Nonprofit organizations that are interested in applying for a Resilient Communities Fund grant are encouraged to review all of the application questions and take note of the required file uploads prior to starting the online application.

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.

10 Questions Superbosses Ask Themselves

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?

Six Open-Ended Questions To Ask Your Direct Reports

Eric Jacobsen Blog

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

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?

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.

42 Questions to Ask Major Donor Prospects

Bloomerang

The post 42 Questions to Ask Major Donor Prospects appeared first on Bloomerang. Fundraising

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.

The 6 Most Frequently Asked Digital Marketing Questions Answered

TechSoup

Marketing ultimately answers the questions of what is offered, who it is offered to, where one can obtain it, and how much of an investment is required. Marketing is a key component of any organization's business strategy. It is how a company's value is shown to the unique audiences it serves.

The Six 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 Leaders Leadership Management Questions To Ask Employees Supervising Direct Reports

Why Should You Add Additional Questions to Your Donation Form?

Donorbox

The post Why Should You Add Additional Questions to Your Donation Form? Your Donorbox donation form does not only offer a seamless donation checkout but can also help you collect information about your donors (as well as donations!) and safely stores it in your donor database.

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.

The Best Question to Ask a Sponsor

The Sponsorship Collective

The post The Best Question to Ask a Sponsor appeared first on The Sponsorship Collective. Here’s a fun quiz for you. Where in your sponsorship program do you think the most critical window of opportunity is? I bet you would say it’s early in the sponsorship program, right?

Are You Ready for a Capital Campaign? 5 Questions to Consider as You Plan for the Future

NonProfit PRO

Capital campaigns are one of the most effective ways to galvanize transformational support for a nonprofit’s community. They build energy around a bold vision for the future, engage leaders and key stakeholders in fundraising activity, and grow a strong culture of major giving. Capital Campaigns

Answers to the Top 13 Questions Nonprofits Have About Giving Tuesday

Nonprofit Tech for Good

To help you capitalize on the start of the biggest donation season of the year, Classy.org is answering top questions from nonprofits that are zeroing in on the year-end giving season.

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.

Nonprofit Planned Giving: 4 Commonly Asked Questions

Greater Giving

In this guide, we’ll answer four common questions about planned giving, including: 1. Do your research, build relationships with donors, and don’t hesitate to reach out to a fundraising consultant to help guide you through the process and answer any questions you may have. The post Nonprofit Planned Giving: 4 Commonly Asked Questions appeared first on Greater Giving Blog.

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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.

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?

5 Questions for Share Roman

NTEN

They kindly indulged us as we played our favorite game, 5 Questions. The post 5 Questions for Share Roman appeared first on NTEN The NTEN team is now fully staffed. We’re thrilled to tell you that Share Roman has joined NTEN as our first Impact Coordinator !

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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.

6 Questions to Consider When Assessing Your Nonprofit's Grant Readiness

TechSoup

For most nonprofits, the grant writing season never actually ends. As you complete one grant proposal, you may have to write another. In truth, the grant writing season is more of a cycle than anything else.

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9 questions to help you develop an equity mindset

Nonprofit AF

Hi everyone. With Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the anti-transgender laws in Texas, the “don’t say gay” bill in Florida, the. Data Race, Equity, Diversity, Inclusion

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.

[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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5 common questions about starting a nonprofit organization

Candid

As Candid’s online librarian, I often receive questions about starting a nonprofit, what it entails, and whether it’s the best way to pursue a person’s particular passions. Here we share some of the most commonly asked questions about starting a nonprofit. . Have a question?

Seven Questions Leaders Should Ask Each Team Member

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Allen and Mitchell Kusy recommend that leaders ask seven tough questions of their teams to help maximize their results. Here are those questions to ask each team member : What are some obstacles affecting this team?

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Sponsorship Discovery Questions – Finding the Right Ones to Ask 

The Sponsorship Collective

Sponsorship seekers can squander this golden opportunity if they treat the discovery session as a sales meeting (which it is not) or if they ask the wrong kinds of questions or don’t ask […].

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?

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?

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.

Questions to Ask During the RFP Process

Whole Whale

Questions to ask a potential vendor (PDF). Questions to ask Vendors. While it’s not hard to fake this, a few probing questions about previous projects should separate the fakers from the experts. The post Questions to Ask During the RFP Process appeared first on Whole Whale

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?

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.

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.