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Are you ready for donors using LinkedIn?

Fundraising Coach

In teaching nonprofit social media , I call LinkedIn the "little engine that could.". But LinkedIn keeps trucking along. Your turn.

How to Reach Out to Your Major or Legacy Gift Prospects Using LinkedIn

iMarketSmart

And I’m here to tell you that the better way is with LinkedIn. Forty percent of LinkedIn users check-in daily (13% use it at least once a day).

Book Review: “The Facebook Marketing Book”

Cause Related Marketing

I joined LinkedIn way back in 2005. My LinkedIn account was half-finished for years before I could imagine any value in completing it.

Want to be more effective in your fundraising? Get LEAN!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Share this on LinkedIn. Do you have too much to do? Want to go from this: To This? Are you intrigued? Register here. Share this on del.icio.us.

You can meet me at the Center for Nonprofit Organizations in February, March and April 2011!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Share this on LinkedIn. Want to come out and learn? Click on the links below to register. How to Find and Cultivate Donors. skills. Digg this!

Interview with a planned giver, Paul Nazareth: What’s your fundraising journey?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Paul is an instructor on planned giving at Georgian College in Toronto. How did you get started in college fundraising? Good seminars?

Leadership Training

Fundraising Coach

March 31: American College of Surgeons 2014 Leadership and Advocacy Summit, Washington, DC. April 2-4: NCDC Leadership Summit, Chicago, IL.

The 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

The conference is designed primarily for executives at foundations affiliated with four-year public institutions and community colleges. spacer.

Must Not Sleep! Must Warn Others! And other tips from fundraising hip hopistas

Wild Woman Fundraising

This struck a chord with me, because I used to have my own radio show, back in college. First Name: Last Name: Email: Share this on LinkedIn.

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Improve your nonprofit website by moving down the ladder

Wild Woman Fundraising

What if you’re a human services nonprofit, for example, a nonprofit that helps single moms finish college, like H.O.P.E. in Georgia?

YNPN presentation: Moving up in your nonprofit career: February 28th

Wild Woman Fundraising

How did I go from college graduate to Senior Development and Communications Officer, to Fundraising consultant? Share this on LinkedIn.

Interview: Jason Dick, Owner of “A Small Change” Fundraising Blog

Non Profit Marketing 360

His seven years of fundraising experience include previous positions at a community college foundation and in human services. JASON: Yes.

Who Is Reading Your Blog May Be A Delightful Surprise

Diva Marketing Blog

The segment that was delightful surprise is young college women. The very smart Nancy White , Full Circle , once told me. How do I know?

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Lauren Lawson-Zilai

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Lauren Lawson-Zilai. Would YOU like to be featured in this series?  Tell us what you do in a  typical day as a nonprofit communications pro. timeframe.

#INTERVIEW: Debra Askanase, Socialbrite.org Strategist, Offers Useful Advice To Nonprofits Using Social Media

Non Profit Marketing 360

Debra Askanase, founder of Community Organizer 2.0 , is an “engagement strategist” who consults with nonprofit organizations on digital media. Measure.

Do you have a “super job”?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Heather: Adjunct college professor, Illinois. Share this on LinkedIn. I was in line at the co-op today and saw the cover of Mother Jones.

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My Mistakes of 2013

Wild Woman Fundraising

Specifically, my earned income webinar, and my linkedin webinar. knew how I reacted to hormonal birth control back in college but I assumed that there had been medical advances since then. It’s that time of year again! The time when I (shudder) open the kimono. Every year I write a post about what mistakes I made during the year.

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Reader Questions: Fundraising for a park-How can you identify visitors?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Put out a call for volunteers on Idealist.org, at your local college with an environmental program, on The Extraordinaires, and on volunteermatch. Share this on LinkedIn. Hey Mazarine, The issues I’m finding toughest to crack right now are around squeezing the most out of small budgets while making the most of new channels.

Why Online Fundraising is like Ice cream!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Check out this worksheet from the Center for Nonprofit Organizations at Austin Community College. Share this on LinkedIn. Before we get down to it, if you are in Austin, and interested in being a more effective fundraiser, we still have a couple of spots left in my Lean Fundraising workshop at the Center for Nonprofits tomorrow.

Do you want to be a nonprofit consultant? Read this interview with Desiree Adaway

Wild Woman Fundraising

It was my passion. I was an International Development major in college and wanted to work and live in Africa. Share this on LinkedIn.

9 Words for Nonprofits to Avoid in 2011

Fundraising 123

this phrase continues to get a lot of play from nonprofits, colleges, and others raising money. We also rather liked this compilation of the Top Ten Overused Buzzwords on LinkedIn Profiles. Last January's " Words for Nonprofits to Avoid in 2010 " turned out to be Big Duck's most popular blog post of 2010. "). ").

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Smart Phones, Social Nets & E-readers

The Agitator

The biggest users — those with income of $75K or more, college degree, under age 45, African-American or Latino. Tablet ownership, now at 8%, appears to be leveling off; 17% of those with $75K+ income own one, and 13% of college grads. 92% are using Facebook, 18% LinkedIn, 13% Twitter. Smartphone Adoption and Usage.

Social Media "Pioneers" Tell Why

Diva Marketing Blog

Barbara Giamanco - @BarbaraGiamanco   Linkedin   Began blogging 2004 (USA). Nettie Reynolds - Nettie Ink LinkedIn   (1999) (USA). Update.

Give a lunch for professional development

Fundraising Coach

I run into so many nonprofit leaders who don’t “have time” for professional development. We all have 24 hours in a day. Just saying.

John Urschel Interview

Wild Woman Fundraising

MT: And then you went to the east coast and you worked at a larger college, right?  . Hey, everybody. Welcome. really appreciate it. MT: It is.

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Personal, Political, and Professional

Nonprofit Consultant Blog

I've generally followed this advice, with separate blogs and distinct Twitter identities for the personal and professional. I try to keep my Facebook "friends" to only social contacts and my LinkedIn "connections" to only professionals (doesn't always work out that way). But, really, what have I got to hide? Oh well. hope you will join me.

Don’t Start Social Media Too Late

A Small Change

For this reason I believe many are taking the “wait and see” approach to Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and other online tools. Let me give an example, a college student started a Facebook group for his college before the school and it now has over 900 members. Web 2.0 Social Media & Web 2.0

Are You a New Volunteer Manager? Here’s Managing Volunteers 101

Wild Woman Fundraising

If they have a LinkedIn profile, give them a LinkedIn recommendation. How can you manage volunteers? What do you need done? Objectives.

The X Factor

Donor Power Blog

Maybe I didn't have online courses or Blackboard when I went to college, but my abilities are not limited to sending forwards that includes animated GIFs. Yup, we know that courting Gen Y is crucial for a cradle-to-grave fundraising strategy.  Thanks, Amber:). But sandwiched between those two hot generational topics is the X factor. 

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Stories From Smaller Nonprofits: VolunteenNation

Diva Marketing Blog

This time it was a LinkedIn connect request from a young women.  Or as 2013 begins find a new organization to support. Simon Bernstein.

#INTERVIEW: Chris Forbes, Co-Author of Guerilla Marketing for Nonprofits, Offers Great Advice to Groups

Non Profit Marketing 360

Depending on your product, Pinterest might really help, or getting a presence on Google Plus or LinkedIn will be of better help.

Your burning social media questions answered

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Facebook tends to be better at reaching those in and right out of college using it for personal reasons, while Twitter is likely to be more useful to reach older professionals. One-off announcements on Facebook or LinkedIn aren’t enough by themselves Have you ever wondered…. Is it worth it for my organization to be using social media?

Where were you 10 years ago on the internet?

Wild Woman Fundraising

even had a job in the computer labs at my college. Everyone I knew in college read one internet comic: Pokey the Penguin. 2000-vs-2010.

Do you want a Nonprofit Job in Austin, Texas? Be there February 15th!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Where: 5950 Middle Fiskeville Ave, Austin, TX, at the Center for Nonprofit Organizations at Austin Community College. Share this on LinkedIn. Word on the street is that nonprofits are hiring again! really? Yes, The New York Times says so! So, do you want a nonprofit job? Are you curious about what it takes to get hired in this sector?

Networking grows more crucial in economic downturn

GenerationYGive

When I first graduated from college, I wasn't sure what to do with myself. Basic message: we've got kids graduating college, on-campus recruitment is down, and we've got to get them into jobs! That's what a college education is supposed to get you! She asked me if I might be interested in this type of thing. Start by listening.

How to triple your nonprofit’s revenue every year

Wild Woman Fundraising

started out as a single parent in college with two young boys, and there wasn’t a lot of support for me, so as I completed my degree, which took me ten years. bought both of your books, and after reading them, I thought, “I need to spend more time on LinkedIn.” Inc , Helping Other People Be Empowered. Right.

Nine Free Fundraising Classes

Fundraising Coach

How to use Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter, and YouTube for your cause. The Nonprofit Telesummit. simple things that can bring quick (and big!)

EnRoute to Norfolk -- Spreading the Word re: Putting Social Media to Work to Strengthen Connections & Build Community

Getting Attention

Traveling down to Norfolk, VA today to deliver tomorrow’s all-day boot camp on social media for nonprofits, hosted by the Academy for Nonprofit Excellence at Tidewater Community College. First I heard of the Academy was when I was invited down by director guru Lillian Bailey nearly a year ago. 

Mapping Relationships Between Influentials

A. Fine Blog

It doesn’t help to know that two people went to the same college. The stuff running through the straws is social capital.

Getting your nonprofit story picked up by the press

Wild Woman Fundraising

Spectacular stories from various nonprofit news outlets on the high incidence of college campus rape, transportation money for cities, the healthcare lobby and more, did not get picked up. LinkedIn. Share this on Linkedin. Nieman Lab did a six month experiment trying to get nonprofit news in with the Associated Press. At all.