[White Paper] The Peer to Peer Fundraising Technology Landscape


Check the paper out here. by Mark Becker, Founding Partner, Cathexis Partners. ————-. As the Internet and technology have continued to evolve, peer-to-peer fundraising campaigns have become more sophisticated.

ROI and the Impact of Social CRM [NEW WHITE PAPER]


Our latest white paper is out! This paper is the second in our Social CRM series. The first paper in the series, Social CRM for Associations , has had close to 2000 downloads to date)!

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CTOs for Good: White Paper


The group addressed a number of issues over the course of the year, many of which are reflected in this white paper. > > Download the White Paper (PDF).

[NEW ICF WHITE PAPER] The Three “E’s” of Healthcare Consumerism


Download this ICF white paper to learn how successful healthcare companies are adopting new approaches to consumer interaction. This paper outlines a simple framework for understanding and applying consumerism concepts to the business of healthcare.

Include Is a Verb: Moving from Talk to Action on Diversity and Inclusion


White PaperBy Elizabeth Weaver Engel, MA, CAE, CEO and Chief Strategist, Spark Consulting. Association executives know that the Millennial generation, which will soon be the majority of our workforce and membership base, is the most diverse generation we’ve ever had in the US.

The State of Community Management 2014


Content Strategy From the Trenches Industry Insider Open Community Potluck Useful Data White Paper You know, it, it’s that time again! From the Community Roundtable comes the awesomest comprehensive report on communities.

True Customer Engagement: the Leap Beyond User Experience


Debunking the Hype Demand Perspective Featured Humanize Social CRM and ROI Social, In Theory White PaperIn a recent post in the Demand Perspective blog , I wrote about Michael Schrage’s post in Harvard Business Review Blogs called Don’t Confuse Engagement with User Experience.

The Association Role in the New Education Paradigm


Guest post from Shelly Alcorn, Principal, Alcorn Associates – Download her excellent paper with Elizabeth Engel here. This paper was a labor of love and has been a number of years in the making. White PaperNo Feeds Found.

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White Papers — SocialFish

AFP Blog

White Papers — SocialFish: "Social Media, Risk, and Policies for Associations, is now available for download. Risk management expert, Leslie White co-authored this great resource. SocialFish and Croydon Consulting shared the cost of producing this whitepaper so you can download it for free

Is your social media going in the right direction?


Featured SocialFish News White PaperAre you an association or nonprofit whose been doing social media work for a while? Do you need a “gut check” to make sure you’re on the right track? Do you need recommendations for growth or infrastructure improvements?

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Data Exchange White Paper: Benefits


We have a new White Paper on the Thought Leadership section of our main VisionLink Web Site : Non Profits Sharing Data: Increasing Effectiveness Through Data Exchange As we work with a wide variety of social services, homeless management, elder care, 2-1-1s, disaster relief, volunteer, and donation networks, we often find ourselves at the center of data exchange conversations. To inform and kickstart the conversation in your partnership, check out the White Paper.

Giving and receiving

Steve Bridger

Two weeks ago the Government published the Giving White Paper. There is an encouraging theme running through the White Paper that backs up what I have heard with my own ears: an honest appraisal of the role of government. charities giving white paper

Buying Guide to Client Payroll Software – White Paper

Vertex Systems

A new white paper has been added to our content library on the Vertex Systems website. This white paper was created for social services agencies with vocational employment programs that need a quality commensurate wage payroll application. Key quote from … Continue reading →

Four Types of Facebook Cause Marketing Campaigns

John Haydon

My good friend Megan Strand at the Cause Marketing Forum recently published a white paper called “Cause Marketing on Facebook: Truths, Tips and Trends from Pioneers” (the Executive summary can be downloaded for free). Cause Marketing Facebook white paper

White Paper – Online Community Vendors — SocialFish

AFP Blog

White Paper – Online Community Vendors — SocialFish: "Six Online Community Vendors for Associations: An Analysis, is now available for download. It features six fabulous vendors who are committed to the association community–Higher Logic, NFi Studios, The Port, The Social Collective, Socious, and SusQtech

White Paper: Top 10 Best Practices for State Health Reform Websites


Explaining the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to consumers outside the beltway can sometimes be like translating a foreign language. Health reform and health insurance exchanges can be tricky.

Education: The Key to Member Growth and Loyalty

Wild Apricot Blog

White-Paper Education Shelly-Alcorn Elizabeth-Weaver-EngelIf your association targets recent graduates, young professionals, and those looking to gain more employable credentials (or would like to), you may be familiar with the current educational landscape.

[NEW ICF Whitepaper] Are You Game? The Future of Consumer Engagement in Healthcare


Featured SocialFish News Useful Data White Paper Download this new ICF International whitepaper —and put your gamification knowledge to the test. Examine examples of healthcare gaming, explore key market drivers, and predict gaming trends in achieving healthier populations.

NetSquared White Paper: Building Community To Foster Social Innovation

Amy Sample Ward

This new white paper captures just a few of the stories and the qualities that make up the special place where we all come together. Whether it’s small communities coming together offline to train and share knowledge about using technology or it’s innovation projects competing in the same contest working together instead – we hope you’ll find this short paper compelling and share it with your networks. You can download the paper directly here.

How to Grow Your Base of Support Online


Read this white paper to discover how to engage nonprofit supporters in a committed, lasting online relationship. The white paper includes a checklist of best practices for developing online supporter relationships. FREE RESOURCE for ya!

Tell Us About Your Nonprofit Technology and Cloud Computing Needs


In late spring, TechSoup Global, along with our partner network, will publish a white paper with the survey results detailing the responses of nonprofits based in the United States and in 37 countries around the world.

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Grossman's White Paper Shows How Internal CEO Communications Shapes Financial Performance

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Communications expert David Grossman of Your Thought Partner has published a new white paper – What the most successful CEOs know: how internal CEO communications shapes financial performance.

Buying Guide to Client Payroll Software – White Paper

Vertex Systems

Non-Profit Business Advice Non-Profit Software Nonprofit Management Software social service nonprofit Social Service Software Social Services Technology Budget Cutting Solutions Client Payroll Software Commensurate Wage Software Subminimum Wage A new white paper has been added to our content library on the Vertex Systems website. This white paper was created for social services agencies with vocational employment programs that need a quality commensurate wage payroll application.

Sabre Foundation White Paper Offers New Digital Paths For Philanthropy To Make Nonprofits Self-Funding - Yahoo! News

AFP Blog

PRESS RELEASE Sabre Foundation White Paper Offers New Digital Paths For Philanthropy To Make Nonprofits Self-Funding - Yahoo! Entitled 'New Catalysts for Sustainability: A Global Opportunity for Digital Philanthropy,' the white paper describes a new challenge grant approach for philanthropies to encourage communities around the world to launch self-funding systems that expand grassroots access to learning, health care, and job opportunities

Social Media: Distributed Influence Quantifying the Impact of Social Media - A New White Paper from Edelman

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Screencapture from Jonny Bentwood 's White Paper on measuring influence. On Twitter, Kami Huyse pointed over to her reflections on this paper which lead me again to the paper itself.

The Essence of Fundraising Ethics at Year-End

Connection Cafe

recently released a white paper, “Rights Stuff: Fundraising’s Ethics Gap and a New Theory of Fundraising Ethics” (v1.1). In the white paper, Rogare introduces the Rights Balancing Fundraising Ethics, an “attempt to reintroduce the beneficiary to the ethical picture.

Avoiding the False Positive

Wild Apricot Blog

In this guest post, Elizabeth Engel and Peter Houstle introduce their newly released white paper, Getting to the “Good Stuff”: Evidence-Based Decision Making for Associations One of the biggest problems we encounter in decision-making is the problem of asking the right question.

[RESOURCE] Creating a Culture of Innovation – 8 Ideas That Work at Google


Receive Your Complimentary White Paper NOW ! “ Creating a Culture of Innovation “ Eight ideas that work at Google. We don’t have a secret formula for innovation, but we do like to share our eight guiding principles and show how we apply them inside Google.

How to Make Content Marketing Work for Your Nonprofit

NonProfit Hub

Content marketing is about creating and sharing information (videos, images, infographics, newsletters, white papers, etc.) For example, white papers and blog posts can be adapted to grants, applications and annual reports.

Social Media Marketing White Paper: Key Findings and Nonprofit Lessons


I came across a great white paper about the use of social media by marketers. You can download the whole report for free. Kudos to Michael A. Stelzner , the author, for putting this together and making it available. It should be reassuring for many nonprofit professionals to learn that EVERYONE is relatively new to this stuff. One of the most common things I hear from nonprofit staff is something along the lines of, "I'm just learning about social media.

Do NOT Make this Mistake Around Member Engagement


Sign up here to be notified when the white paper comes out and contact Maddie (at maddie@culturethatworks.net) if you need help with your engagement strategies. Engagement has a LOT of attention in the association world today.

Is Multivariate Testing Right for You? Beaconfire’s new white paper

Beaconfire Wire

I’m very pleased to announce the release of Beaconfire’s new white paper - Is Multivariate Testing Right for You? This white paper is a guide to understanding just what MVT is all about, what’s required to take advantage of it, and whether it’s a good fit for your nonprofit. The paper is available for download now at [link].

5 Free Non-profit Reports and Resources

Wild Apricot Blog

Here is a round-up of five free reports, white papers and e-books offering insight on fundraising, resource-raising and mobile phone usage.( read more ). Donor management E-mail marketing Fundraising research

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12 Quick Hit Facts On Nonprofit Content Marketing


Of the nonprofits currently utilizing content marketing, they implement 11 different strategies including blogs, social media, newsletters, white papers, infographics and more! Image courtesy of lmsShortSales.

Why Content Marketing is the Key to Your Nonprofits Online Success


Content marketing products take the form of annual reports, custom magazines, print or online newsletters, blog post, articles, success stories, white papers, webcasts/webinars, podcasts, video, in person events, ebooks, research report and email.

4 Quick Tips for an Engaging Nonprofit Website


If you can’t make it, you can download the Nonprofit web design white paper here after today’s event…and comment with your thoughts and ideas!

Five Reasons Why Every Nonprofit Needs a Sustained Giving Program

Connection Cafe

White Paper: Sustaining Your Mission: How to Build and Maintain a Successful Recurring Giving Program. Sustained giving. Recurring giving. Monthly giving. It doesn’t matter what you call it. What does matter, though, is making it an integral part of your fundraising mix.

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How to Leverage Social Media for Successful Marketing and Membership Recruitment


read Social Media ROI , the Like Economy , Content Rules , The Social Media Strategist and our white papers for more.

5 Best Practices for Negotiating Funding for a Thriving Nonprofit

Connection Cafe

Read our white paper to learn more about Becoming a Master Negotiator. In the for-profit sector, customers provide revenue that covers the cost of providing the products and services they buy.

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How do you train staff on your social media policies?


Check out our policies white paper , which includes a template which has been used by dozens of associations, and contact us if you’d like help writing (or rolling out) your policies. Watch this great video introducing social media guidelines.