July, 2019

10 Ways to Make Your Nonprofit’s Fundraising More Social

Nonprofit Tech for Good

By Tereza Litsa , Social Media Manager at Lightful , a simple social media management platform for nonprofits. Online fundraising is becoming more popular each year. It is offering new opportunities for nonprofits to improve their fundraising success while trying out new channels.

Artificial Intelligence for Good: A Few Good Articles To Read #AI4Good

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Allison Fine, my co-author for the Networked Nonprofit , and I are actively researching the use of AI for Good, in particular to scale giving and spread generosity. It was almost ten years ago that we published the Networked Nonprofit during the early days of social media and networks.

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The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 106: The Power of Movements

Connection Cafe

This episode was originally published on April 5, 2018 as part of Blackbaud’s previous Raise & Engage Podcast. In recent years we’ve seen the power of movements. Movements can create trends, bring people together in support of a common cause, and drive meaningful and significant change.

Hello Museum World!

Museum 2.0

Hello World! Or maybe hello museum world! I feel a bit like a child walking around in someone else’s, slightly bigger shoes taking over this wonderful blog. The metaphor certainly works in terms of filling big shoes. But, I like that metaphor for another reason.

The Fundraising Trends of 2019 You Don’t Want to Miss

NonProfit Hub

If you’re looking for ways to boost your 2019 fundraising efforts for your nonprofit organization, you’re in the right place. There’s no better way to do so than by knowing the trends within your niche.

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Ecom Elites Reviews: The Ultimate Dropshipping Course Online

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Have ever played a video on YouTube and a person promoting their business course appeared as a commercial? We all did. There are so many courses trying to convince you to give them money and learn how to become an e-commerce entrepreneur.

7 Keys to an Effective Social Media Ambassador Program

Nonprofit Tech for Good

By Melissa Russom , a communications strategist who helps nonprofit organizations clarify their brand and message to engage more meaningfully with the people who matter most to them. We trust people more than we trust companies. It’s that simple. .

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Telling Your Impact Story with Donor Statements

Connection Cafe

Information and technology are at the center of everything we do. This is something highlighted often here on npENGAGE as we think about new ways the landscape of fundraising is changing due to the world becoming smaller and more transparent.

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Unleashing Museum 2.0

Museum 2.0

I spent last week with the OF/BY/FOR ALL team at the Skid Row School for Large Scale Change. At the end of the training, we each wrote a statement in the form of “I used to believe / now I believe.”

A Guide To Effective Team Management For Nonprofits

Wild Apricot

Team management for nonprofits is more complicated than people think. Here are some insider tips on the ins and outs of nonprofit team management

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Things to Do To Improve the User Experience and Thereby Sales From A Woocommerce Website

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Woocommerce is the perfect solution for an eCommerce website in order to achieve effective management. Here you will find a step by step method to attract customers to buy a product. Let’s see how we can improve the user’s experience as well as increase sales: Deal Corner.

What is the impact of restricting donations, and how does a nonprofit find balance?

ASU Lodestar Center

Illustration by Jocelyn Ruiz. posted by Heather Aal Spring 2019 Alumna, ASU Master of Nonprofit Leadership & Management. Not all revenue streams are created equal in the nonprofit sector. They are often riddled with limitations and unrealistic expectations.

SalesForce.Org Study: 40% of Nonprofits Planning To Integrate AI for Marketing

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

SalesForce.Org recently presented a webinar where they shared a research report on marketing and engagement tools, channels, and strategies for nonprofit organizations. I was curious to see if they were tracking current or future uses of AI. .

How to Write Effective Web Copy (Part 2): Make It Stick

Connection Cafe

Any time your organization puts anything online—e.g., a website, email, social media post, etc.—your your primary goal should always be to make an impression, to stick in the mind of the reader.

5 Features a Nonprofit Must Have in a Social Media Management Tool

John Haydon

Social media can be incredibly helpful for nonprofits in numerous ways. It’s probably the best method to share news and updates about the organization as well as the cause.

How To Write An Amazing Nonprofit Newsletter + 5 Inspiring Examples

Wild Apricot

Nonprofit newsletters are vital for engaging your members. Here are tips to help you write your very own nonprofit newsletter with examples

The 6 Modules Of Human Resource Software

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

For a company or a business in operation, one of the major areas of concern was human resource accounting but the advent of the hr software has made this rather easy and manageable.

Wells Fargo Student Loans

SocialFish

Wells Fargo doesn’t have an excellent reputation with its customers. This is a company that has been around for a couple of years, but they have managed to merit very little attention for themselves. This is mostly due to their almost laughable high-interest rates.

#AI4Good: Augmenting Human Interaction

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Allison Fine, my co-author for the Networked Nonprofit , and I are actively researching the use of AI for Good, in particular to scale giving and to spread generosity. We are particularly interested in the human side of AI and how it will augment the work of fundraisers and support donors.

The Ultimate Social Good Playlist for Your Summer Road Trip

Connection Cafe

Summer is far from over! There are still many weekend getaways, road trips, and beach vacations to be had.

A Nonprofit’s Guide to Risk Management

NonProfit Hub

It’s a big world out there. As a nonprofit, there are plenty of opportunities to take and tough decisions to make. But with everything you do, there’s some amount of risk that comes with it. It can be hard to know where you’re vulnerable and which bases you forgot to cover. That’s where we come in. Risk management is something that needs to be a priority for nonprofit and for-profit businesses alike?especially especially today. What do we mean by “risk management”?

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Choosing Donor Management Software: 19 Options You Can Try Today

Wild Apricot

Managing your donors doesn't have to be difficult. Explore these 19 donor management software solutions to engage, nurture and give value to your donors

Implementing the right practices in content marketing

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Search engine optimization needs content marketing strategies for better rankings and high traffic. On the other hand, it is necessary to implement the same properly for getting the desired results.

Online Jobs for College Students

SocialFish

Oh, College! Who doesn’t love it? The life of a college kid is filled with partying, going out with friends, and living free. It is the only place where you are allowed to be ‘poor’ and intoxication is not frowned upon.

Visitors in Focus

Museum 2.0

Visitor (though, really my child) at the Maritime Museum, Greenwich, UK As I said, last week, I’ve been to a travelin’ girl for the last couple of years. Not quite a troubadour, as my karaoke skills are more humorous than sonorous, I’ve enjoyed being on the road. In writing this post, I couldn’t help but think of that old Johnny Cash song, made famous again in hotel ads. The song’s lyrics are basically a litany of places he sang. And, I could do something similar, though that would help no one.

Staying Competitive in the Battle for Fundraising Talent

Connection Cafe

Staying competitive in the battle to attract and retain fundraising talent matters now more than ever. With the right people in the right positions, you’re better able to meet your fundraising goals.

Fit At Last Book Author Insights

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The book, Fit at Last: Look and Feel Better Once and for All , co-authored by Ken Blanchard and Tim Kearin traces business author Blanchard's weight-loss journey with fitness expert Kearin, and how finally at the age of 73, Ken dropped over thirty pounds in the course of a single year.

4 Reasons to Launch Your Team of Passionate Messengers Today

Wild Apricot

Learn how to get your passionate team off the ground and spreading your mission

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Using LinkedIn sales Navigator to better organize sales leads

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Sales funnel is something that everyone talks about. If the top of the funnel is well-fed with leads, you can turn 60% of it into your potential sales. With LinkedIn, the chances are even higher.

PNC Student Loan Review

SocialFish

PNC bank is very well known as one of the top banks in the country and offers excellent banking services to its clients. It is a big bank with almost 20 branches countrywide.

The Ultimate Guide to Wealth Data for Nonprofits

Donor Search

As a nonprofit professional, the task of managing and expanding your donor network often surfaces, and it can seem a bit overwhelming at times. Your team devotes countless hours to stewarding donors, cultivating relationships, and developing solicitation strategies. But, without the proper data to guide you, these labors can be fruitless! Compiling, organizing, and understanding… Wealth Screening

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How to Harness the Fundraising Power of Twitch

Connection Cafe

The internet is and always has been a growing world of innovation and connectivity. In the last 15 years, online influencers and content creators have become a new form of celebrity.

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The Mind Of The Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

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The Top 15 Political Campaign Software Options to Boost Your Campaign

Wild Apricot

Choosing a political campaign software isn't easy. Here is a comprehensive list of the best political campaign software solutions most used in 2019

Benefits of Hiring an IT Company

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

In today’s world, many medium-sized businesses struggle to manage without hiring an IT consultancy company.

FAFSA Renewal

SocialFish

FAFSA stands for Free Application for Federal Student Aid. If you are a student requiring financial aid, you must start by filling out this form, and submitting it to your college. This will open for you many doors of getting financial aid.

Build Trust to Increase Impact

ASU Lodestar Center

posted by Shannon Bailey Spring 2019 Alumna, ASU Master of Nonprofit Leadership & Management. I am a busy working mom, wife and student. My current personal mission is to raise good human beings and successfully launch them into adulthood.