Mon.May 02, 2011

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The New Nonprofit Management 101 Book

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

It’s a big nonprofit world, and it can get a little overwhelming and intense, especially if you work in a small nonprofit. Great!

How do you turn an accidental donor into an ally? Part 1

Wild Woman Fundraising

Hey, ever wondered how to get more donors for your cause? It’s called “Make your Contacts Count&# by Anne Baber and Lynne Waymon. Welcome!

Track and filter live event hashtag tweets in 60 seconds

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

The tool is Tweetdeck , which can be downloaded for free.

Plan Ahead with Your Proposals

A Small Change

Sometimes it makes a lot of sense to fund the new exciting idea that someone has. Other times it is valuable to take a step back and think about what your long-term plan is going to be. Many funders like to know that they are funding a project that is part of a larger picture. Are you training a few staff members? Annual Fundraising

6 Cause Marketing Promotions You Can Learn From

Selfish Giving

I’m always finding good examples of cause marketing on Twitter. have a few open searches on Tweetdeck that capture most of them. Pay attention!

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Growing Your List Audience with EmailNow

Fundraising 123

With EmailNow's audience features, you'll organize your recipients into groups, or segment them dynamically by location, demographics and more. You'll start by importing your current house lists into EmailNow (it's quite easy), and connecting your EmailNow audience groups to your website using personalized signup screens. You seem like a van person.

Reflections on the storms

Get Fully Funded

And I kept texting my daughter to make sure she was okay at school. Over the course of the evening, 4 tornadoes came within 15 miles of our house, yet the worst we had was heavy rain, strong winds, and some hail. Some of our neighbors in the next counties weren’t as lucky.  Many lost homes and some lost their lives.  Inspiration

TODAY-How to Set Marketing Goals that Increase Impact – Free Webinar – 3 ET, Noon PT

Getting Attention

Join Kivi and Me for this Free Webinar. Today-Monday May 2-at 3pm ET (Noon PT). Learn How to. Set the Big-Picture Marketing Goals that. Take You Where You Want to Go! My friend and colleague Kivi Leroux Miller and I have heard so many of you say that your marketing isn’t all it could be. And worse, you don’t know where to start to fix it. Aargh!

How and Where Resources Exist to Keep One Step Ahead For Prudent, Conservative, and Effective Budgeting and Planning in the Rebounding Economy

Seeking Grant Money Today

It feels like one step forward, two steps back, and then another step forward, and so on. As the economy slowly recovers, it is difficult for nonprofits to plan out, budget for, and feel somewhat confident proceeding with fundraising. Even still, there are questions. Will new economic growth remain slow for five years, ten, or only two?

The Work

Mission Paradox Blog

I need guys like Steven Pressfield.    He reminds me (and maybe you) that the road to our dreams is long and the biggest obstacle is often ourselves. His latest book, Do The Work , is a guide for overcoming those obstacles.    It's an invaluable resource.        Leadership Management

Four to Eight U.S. Research Consortia Being Created to Study Effects of Deepwater Horizon Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill With Ten Year $500 Million Commitment

Seeking Grant Money Today

From The Foundation Center. For more information for this grant opportunity, click "Link to RFP" at the end of this blog post]. Funded with a ten-year, $500 million commitment from BP , the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative is a broad, independent initiative targeting research institutions primarily in the U.S. Gulf Coast states. million per year.