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.

Volunteers Or Donors: The Millennial Question

TechImpact

The question has to be asked, then. The post Volunteers Or Donors: The Millennial Question appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology. A lot of emphasis has been placed on the importance of corralling the next generation of donors.

Five Key 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?

3 Questions Environmental Organizations Should Ask When Evaluating a CRM

Everyaction

While this may be an intimidating proposition, the process can be made easier by keeping a larger value framework in mind and making sure to ask a few key questions. For environmental organizations, these are three questions that should be asked about any potential new CRM.

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?

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?

Exit Interview Questions

Eric Jacobsen Blog

To do that, you need to ask specific questions that may not be ones you currently include in your exit interviews. The four questions above will help you learn the most important reason. As a leader, it's critical that you understand the real reasons employees leave your company.

Ask These Questions Before Changing Your P2P Program in 2016

Connection Cafe

The question itself signified one of our biggest struggles in the nonprofit sector. We tend to ask the wrong questions and focus on the wrong things. Changing one thing or changing everything is a question of tactics, and fails to recognize the strategy behind either choice.

Are You Playing ‘Twenty Questions’ with Your Event Registrants?

Connection Cafe

Just because ‘Twenty Questions’ is a good way to pass the time during road trips, does not mean the game has a place on your event registration form. But are all of those questions really necessary? These questions are your event accessories.

5 Questions for Pamela Grow

NonProfit Trends

This is a continuing series of 5 Questions for experts from across the nonprofit sector: 5 Questions for Pamela Grow. 5 Questions Fundraising GrantsAuthor, coach, copy-writer, nonprofit marketing consultant and political junkie, Pamela Grow is the author of “Five Days to Foundation Grants” and the creator of Simple Development Systems , the only online coaching program created for the overwhelmed fundraiser in the one-person marketing and development shop.

39 Questions Your Nonprofit Can Answer with Facebook Insights

NetWits

Following are just some of the questions you can answer with these reports. Following are questions about those interactions which can be answered in the Users Reports: How many Facebook users view my Page each day? There are few questions you’ll have around fan growth.

The 3 Questions To Ask When Selecting A Cloud

TechImpact

They are unsure of how to differentiate between providers, which will offers more value over another, and simply do not know what questions to ask. Here are a few great questions to ask while you’re out shopping for your nonprofit’s cloud. Image courtesy of SMB Tech Guide.

4 Questions to Ask Before Going Mobile

Connection Cafe

Here are four groups of strategic questions to help guide your thinking: Who are your constituents and what are they like? Author: Guest Blogger. An extraordinary thing happened last year. For the first year ever, total PC sales around the world were outpaced by total smartphone sales.

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?

One question for you

Have Fun - Do Good

As I make some changes to my business, Big Vision Consulting , I want to know: how I can best help you realize your big vision for your work in the world right now ? What are the challenges you''re facing around your big vision?

Next Time, Answer a Different Question

See What's Out There

Next time someone asks you what your organization does, answer a different question. Because the answer to that question? The post Next Time, Answer a Different Question appeared first on See3 It can be hard for nonprofits to land on language that describes what they do.

Six Questions To Ask Your Direct Reports

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Ask these open-ended questions. And, don't cheat by adding in work-specific questions. To help you bring out the best in your team, you need to get close and understand their skills, abilities, and motivations.

Ten Essential Questions Business Leaders 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 ?

The Big Twitter Question

Frogloop

Data from Comscore Nonprofit marketers should evaluate Twitter once again. The network suffered a bad year in 2010 which saw it lose a lot of ground , and become relegated to a second tier network behind Facebook, YouTube and LinkedIn in user visits.

5 Questions before you start before building your social media

NCE Social Media

Paul Miller wrote a brief article on the “ 5 Questions to Ask Before Build Social Media Campaigns “ It’s worth a read. His five questions are: 1. Tags: Marketing and Awareness Policy list media questions social Who are you targeting? How does your target audience use social media? How should you come across? What do you want to achieve? Are you ready for a long engagement? You have to read the story to see his answers.

5 Cloud Computing Questions Nonprofits Need Answers To

TechImpact

Nonprofits have a lot of questions about technology advancements. Connecting Up lists the 5 main questions nonprofits need to ask themselves when choosing a cloud service. Must Read: “ Cloud Computing for Nonprofits “ by our Executive Director, Patrick Callihan.

Buying Fundraising Software: 20 Questions Answered

Donor Search

Although many nonprofit organizations understand the value of fundraising software and want to make the switch, many are stumped by how to approach the buying process. And who can blame them? There’s a lot to take into account when considering a new platform.

Get your nonprofit marketing questions answered!

Amy Sample Ward

There will be an interview with Kivi posted on the blog on June 24th – but it’s going to be with your questions! Submit your questions about The Nonprofit Marketing Guide today: Simply leave a question in the comments here to participate. Let the questions begin!

To CAPTCHA or Not to CAPTCHA, That is The Question?

NetWits

automated questions the user may not know the answer to. There is no right or wrong answer to this question, some CAPTCHA programs are better than others, but none are perfect. To CAPTCHA or not to CAPTCHA, that is the question.

5 Questions for Jay Frost

NonProfit Trends

This is a continuing series of 5 Questions for experts from across the nonprofit sector: 5 Questions for Jay Frost. 5 QuestionsJay Frost is a 25 year veteran of the fundraising field. He has played a leadership role in a number of companies including FundraisingINFO.com (FRI), WealthEngine and Wealth ID, as well as serving as a fundraiser in New York and Washington and a grantmaker with the federal government.

5 Questions for Pamela Grow

NonProfit Trends

This is a continuing series of questions for experts from across the nonprofit sector: 5 Questions for Pamela Grow. Nonprofit Trends 5 Questions Fundraising GrantsAuthor, coach, copy-writer, nonprofit marketing consultant and political junkie, Pamela Grow is the author of “Five Days to Foundation Grants” and the creator of Simple Development Systems , the only online coaching program created for the overwhelmed fundraiser in the one-person marketing and development shop.

Seven Tough Questions Leaders Ask Their Teams

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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10 Questions Leaders Should Ask Themselves

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 ?

10 Important Leadership Questions

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 ?

One Simple Question to Make Your Work More Participatory

Museum 2.0

I said to him: I can't really answer that question. The key question is, every step of the way: how can you invite people beyond yourself to help make this step better? This is the question I ask myself anytime I'm working on something with a participatory intent.

7 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Crowdfunding Platform

NonProfit Hub

Before you begin your crowdfunding journey, here are seven questions to ask yourself to help you choose the perfect platform for your needs. Make sure you have the answers to these questions.

The Answers to Your Crowdfunding Questions

NonProfit Hub

The post The Answers to Your Crowdfunding Questions appeared first on Nonprofit Hub. Josh Schukman is a guest contributor for Nonprofit Hub.

Six Questions To Ask Your Employees Today

Eric Jacobsen Blog

As explained in John Baldoni's, book, Lead With Purpose , Marshall Goldsmith suggests all leaders make it a habit to regularly ask their employees these six questions: Where do you think we should be going?

Questions To Ask At The End Of Every Day

Eric Jacobsen Blog

One of my favorite parts of Joe Sweeney 's book, Moving the Needle , is the section where he recommends you ask yourself these six questions before you go to bed each night : What was the best thing that happened today?

5 Questions for Roger Craver

NonProfit Trends

This is a continuing series of 5 Questions for experts from across the nonprofit sector: 5 Questions for Roger Craver. 5 Questions Big Ideas Fundraising Mobile Social MediaA pioneer in direct mail fundraising in the 60’s…Telemarketing in the ‘70s…Online information services in the ’80…online fundraising in the ’90…Roger Craver continues to push the envelope and challenge conventional thinking through his daily blog The Agitator and with his new firm DonorTrends.

Volunteer Check-In: The Questions You Should Be Asking [DOWNLOAD]

NonProfit Hub

Hopefully you already have a record of these types of questions. After the initial questions are out of the way, start to dive deeper to figure out how your organization is perceived and being portrayed to the world. This question will tell you about your brand perception.

Six Questions To Regularly Ask Your Employees

Eric Jacobsen Blog

As explained in John Baldoni 's, book, Lead With Purpose , Marshall Goldsmith suggests all leaders make it a habit to regularly ask their employees these six questions : Where do you think we should be going?

Questions To Ask When Checking References

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Awhile back, the Harvard Business Review published some great questions that Gilt Groupe CEO Kevin Ryan asks when he is checking references. His main seven honest-feedback-extracting-questions (and follow-ups) are: Would you hire this person again?

5 Questions for Roger Craver

NonProfit Trends

The continuing series of questions for experts from across the nonprofit sector: 5 Questions for Roger Craver. 5 Questions Nonprofit Trends Big Ideas Fundraising Mobile Social MediaA pioneer in direct mail fundraising in the 60’s…Telemarketing in the ‘70s…Online information services in the ’80…online fundraising in the ’90…Roger Craver continues to push the envelope and challenge conventional thinking through his daily blog The Agitator and with his new firm DonorTrends.

The 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 ?