Interview With American Marketing Association CEO Russ Klein

Diva Marketing Blog

Well in the world of the American Marketing Association. Russ Klein recentlyaccepted the role of CEO for AMA and with that he now leads North America''s largest professional marketing association. Of However, the American Marketing Association is more than just another brand.

My Year-End Advice? Use real words. Mostly verbs. Not too much.

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If you get emails from Amnesty International USA, American Heart Association, International Rescue Committee, National Wildlife Federation or UNICEF USA, chances are you’ve gotten something I’ve written. Photo credit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/28681973@N00/15053486347/.

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How to Get Program Staff to Use Your Editorial Calendar

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When Sharon Sharp, the marketing and communications associate at the SPCA Tampa Bay, told me the story of how she launched an editorial calendar that no one used and then changed it up so that now everyone uses it, I knew you’d want to hear the story too. .

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BOOKMARK THIS: Big List of Twitter Chats for Nonprofits (Chat Tools, Too!)

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AssnChat | Tuesdays @ 1pm CT (associations). Guest Bloggers Nonprofit Communications nptech Social Networking Image Credit: https://flic.kr/p/6K8pMh. p/6K8pMh. Yearning for company, learning, or meaningful connections on Twitter? Try a Twitter chat!

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Mobile Fundraising 101: The Basics

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With the basic definition of mobile fundraising under your belt, it’s now time to explore the definitions of other popular terms associated with mobile. Common Terms Associated with Mobile Fundraising. Fundraising Guest Bloggers MobileJohn Killoran.

2 Strategies to Help Your Nonprofit Go Viral

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

This is what happened to the ALS Association last summer with the Ice Bucket Challenge or Invisible Children a few years ago following the release of its Kony 2012 video. The ALS Association understood that and its leadership resisted the urge to try to own the Ice Bucket Challenge.

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Creating a Culture of Data-Driven Philanthropy

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Anjali Deshmukh is Associate Director of Knowledge & Communications at Nonprofit Finance Fund. Fundraising Guest Bloggers Nonprofit CommunicationsAnjali Deshmukh.

Creating a Culture Where Everyone is a Marketer

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Guest Post by Beth Ann Spiegel, Fund Development and Communications Associate of The Arc of Atlantic County. Beth Ann Spiegel is the Fund Development & Communications Associate for The Arc of Atlantic County, based just 10 minutes away from Atlantic City, NJ. Beth Ann Spiegel.

Ten AFP Conference Insights from a Newbie

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I love to hear about others’ experiences at conferences I am unable to attend – especially when they gain as much knowledge as Kim McCleary, president & CEO of the CFIDS Association of America, did from this month’s AFP conference in Vancouver.

What I was doing when I wasn’t here

Wild Woman Fundraising

Last year I heard about this project called The Blogger Body Calendar because one of my favorite bloggers, The Bloggess was in the calendar.

#Interview: Paul Jones, President of Alden Keene and Associates, an Agency Specializing in Cause Marketing

Non Profit Marketing 360

Paul Jones is President of Alden Keene and Associates, a boutique marketing firm that specializes in cause marketing. Guest blogger Don Akchin writes frequently about marketing and philanthropy at donakchin.com.

#Interview: Paul Jones, President of Alden Keene and Associates, an Agency Specializing in Cause Marketing

Non Profit Marketing 360

Paul Jones is President of Alden Keene and Associates, a boutique marketing firm that specializes in cause marketing. Guest blogger Don Akchin writes frequently about marketing and philanthropy at donakchin.com.

#Interview: Paul Jones, President of Alden Keene and Associates, an Agency Specializing in Cause Marketing

Non Profit Marketing 360

Paul Jones is President of Alden Keene and Associates, a boutique marketing firm that specializes in cause marketing. Guest blogger Don Akchin writes frequently about marketing and philanthropy at donakchin.com.

#INTERVIEW: Sybil Stershic, Consultant, Blogger, & Author of Taking Care of the People Who Matter Most

Non Profit Marketing 360

Sybil Stershic, founder of Quality Service Marketing , is a long-time consultant and blogger on internal marketing and the author of Taking Care of the People Who Matter Most: A Guide to Employee-Customer Care.

#INTERVIEW: Christina Attard, Philanthropic Advisor, Blogger, and Development Director

Non Profit Marketing 360

Creating discussions is probably the next level of technique you learn as a blogger. Can I explain a complex charitable gift with several financial vehicles and the associated tax considerations? Christina Attard writes the “ Ask Better-Give Smarter ” Blog.

A New Take on Higher Education Fundraising

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To provide education, which has been strongly associated with salary levels, employment rates, participation in civic activities, and perceptions of self worth, it takes the almighty dollar. Fundraising Guest Bloggers Nonprofit CommunicationsJames Vineburgh.

Infographics & Data Visualization: Not Your Grandmother’s Pie Chart – Part 3

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Jeff Ferzoco at Regional Plan Association agrees: “Finding data is a challenge. Creative Ideas Graphic Design Guest Bloggers Nonprofit Communications nptech TrendsThis is the third in a series of guest posts by Julia Reich on infographics for nonprofits.

This Post Contains Nudity

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Well, the Blogger Body Calendar aims to help people accept their beautiful bodies in every form. I am in the Blogger Body Calendar ! All proceeds (after printing costs) will go to the National Eating Disorders Association.

You’re Kidding, Right? Lessons in Blogger Relations

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You’ve got to be kidding,&# along with some tips on getting a more positive response from the bloggers you may be approaching. Do you see the blogger frequently doing what you are asking them to do? If you pitch bloggers, what works for you?

Infographics & Data Visualization: Not Your Grandmother’s Pie Chart – Part 4

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Regional Plan Association. Creative Ideas Graphic Design Guest Bloggers Nonprofit Communications nptech TrendsThis is the fourth and final post in a series by Julia Reich on infographics for nonprofits.

How Do You Know When It’s Time to Re-Brand?

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Similarly, Ohio Grantmakers Forum, a group which inhabits a small niche of the nonprofit world – a regional association of grantmakers — has been working for the past two years to plan strategically for how to adapt to the changing philanthropic landscape. Julia Reich.

Storytelling Works: Capturing Success Stories and Sharing Them

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Our state association, NYSARC, Inc., Guest Bloggers Media Relations Nonprofit Communications StorytellingAllison Monnell.

How to Hire a Graphic Designer or Design Firm Part 1: Where to Look

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AIGA , the professional association for design. Graphic Design Guest Bloggers Nonprofit CommunicationsJulia Reich. This is Part 1 in a series of posts that Julia Reich will share with us about how to hire a graphic designer or design firm. Guest Post by Julia Reich, Julia Reich Design.

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Consistent Messaging Across Channels: The Crawl, Walk, Run Method to Consolidated Marketing

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Lu Esposito, Digital Engagement Associate for the American Red Cross , recently began this new role with the Red Cross as part of a restructuring that is reshaping the 130 year old organization, to be poised for success in the future. Lu Esposito.

How Well Are You Protecting Your Supporters’ and Participants’ Privacy?

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Few institutions can easily survive the crisis of confidence and the costs associated with an information breach, averaging between $2- and $4-million per incident. Accidental Techies Guest Bloggers Nonprofit Communications nptech privacyDavid Schulz.

Guest Post: What Integrated Marketing Means to Me

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The answer would appear simple—they don’t take the time to really know who I or my husband is, or how we are associated. Accidental Techies Fundraising Guest Bloggers Nonprofit Communications Nonprofit Marketing Strategy integrated marketing multi-channel marketingSara Spivey.

The Rabbit Hole and Community Engagement

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Guest Post by Beth Ann Spiegel, Fund Development and Communications Associate of The Arc of Atlantic County. Since I began working as the communications associate for The Arc six years ago, my Alice in Wonderland dilemma has been our annual Step Up for The Arc Walk. Beth Ann Spiegel.

Cause Marketing Matchmaking Freebie

Cause Related Marketing

Ball, which goes back 125 years, is sponsoring “Can-It-Forward Day” on Saturday, August 13 in conjunction with Canning Across America, an association of food writers, bloggers and cookbook authors.

Using Those Special Months on Your Editorial Calendar

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An article on eldercare mobility by our director of Eldercare Services ultimately resulted in a mention in an Associated Press article. Content Marketing E-Newsletters Guest Bloggers Nonprofit Communications Publication Management editorial calendarSherry Kirschenbaum.

YOU Can Make These Dreams Come True (Nonprofit Blog Carnival)

Getting Attention

Martin Luther King inspired me to ask fellow bloggers to join me in the January Nonprofit Blog Carnival , to “pick any dream you have—for your cause, organization or the nonprofit sector—and share it and how you plan to make it real.”

Lisa’s Direct Mail Watching Experiment, Part 3

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An organization that did provide an effective alternative to sending in a check was the National Parks Conservation Association. Fundraising Guest BloggersLisa Maher.

Make Your (Re)Brand Magical!

Getting Attention

Thanks to guest blogger Caryn Stein, VP at Network for Good. Effective positioning ensures that a big idea is consistently associated with the brandÚ For what expertise or service are you the go-to? Guest blogger Caryn Stein is VP of Communications and Content for Network for Good. I’m so eager to share with you the incredible learning experience I had at the recent Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC).

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Takeaways for Communicators: Nonprofit Technology Conference (#14NTC)

Getting Attention

Today’s guest blogger, James Porter, is Associate Director, Development & Communications for the END Fund , a nonprofit dedicated to controlling and eliminating neglected tropical diseases.

Board Members: Your Communication Kings & Queens

Getting Attention

Guest blogger Susan Bowie is the Director of Nonprofit Strategy at the Community Foundation of Sarasota County. She’s a passionate and talented force for good, helping organizations in the region develop their nonprofit marketing finesse.

17 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

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Blogger & Social Media Specialist , The Century Foundation. Communications Associate , Center for Reproductive Rights. Communications Associate , Reconstructionist Rabbinical College (Wyncote, PA).

Get Your Email Read

Getting Attention

Thanks to guest blogger Heather Ratcliff. Virginie Combet , Digital Marketing Associate at TechnoServe , shared guidance on decreasing errors: Always proofread texts and links. I’m on vacation and NOT WORKING (unlike what’s become a bad pattern). Instead, I’m rejuvenating, clearing space, and building energy for a productive fall and winter. I hope you get the chance to do the same.

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The 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

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American Marketing Association / Scottsdale, AZ / $1,000. SC Association of Nonprofit Organizations (SCANPO) / Spartanburg, SC / Less than $400. It’s time to recharge, reimagine, and redesign the future of your association. Associations / #Ideas16 / @GreatIdeasConf, @ASAEcenter.

Some People Just Need to Go Away

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Start with your state nonprofit association or national orgs like the Nonprofit Technology Network. Here are a bunch of bloggers giving away tons of advice for nada. I don’t rant on this blog THAT often, but every now and then, we need to get real around here.

Nonprofit Communications Help Wanted – 3 Great Jobs Now Open

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This lucky person is going to be able to learn a lot from Colin, strategic thinker and provocative blogger at e-politics.com. Three great organizations are seeking nonprofit communications experts and I wanted to share these fantastic opportunities with you.

Get More from Your Donor Database

Getting Attention

Welcome to guest blogger, James Porter. James is Associate Director, Development & Communications for the END Fund , a nonprofit dedicated to controlling and eliminating neglected tropical diseases. .