Dear Mr Edward Jones

Wild Woman Fundraising

I did not have the mental bandwidth to deal with the issue because of poverty? They are also short on bandwidth. ” “This is important because so many of our behaviors rely on bandwidth. For example, an overtaxed bandwidth means a greater propensity to forget.”

3 Steps to Meaningful Marketing Measures: Part 2

Getting Attention

Even for nonprofit communicators in large, well-staffed organizations, there’s rarely enough bandwidth to capture, analyze, share and use many marketing insights. Read Part 1 first. Metric mania! It’s all around us. Unfortunately, when we try to measure too many marketing measures, all we get is frustrated.

Nonprofit Video Experts Share Tips & Tools: #501TechNYC (Part 1)

Getting Attention

It’s so challenging for nonprofits to get video right, especially with limited budgets and bandwidth.

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How to Establish Thought Leadership within Your Nonprofit

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Leverage your organization’s partnerships to increase PR bandwidth. Mary Alice Holley. In just a few weeks, we will kick off our latest Nonprofit Marketing Accelerator – Becoming a Thought Leader and Media Darling.

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Scarcity and Social Change

Social Marketing and Social Change

While we recognize how scarcity can make us more attentive and efficient in managing immediate needs – think of the last deadline that was looming over you – it also reduces what the authors refer to as ‘bandwidth.’ Scarcity, tunneling and bandwidth.

Communicate NOW on Govt. Shutdown Impact (Case Study)

Getting Attention

Nonprofit marketers like you are already limited in bandwidth and budget so when a change of direction comes fast, it can be hard (psychically and literally) to redirect.

Get to Relevant Messages—In Just 6 Weeks

Getting Attention

Our next session—I have the bandwidth to lead only two sessions each year—starts May 7. Now’s the time to put a memorable, repeatable tagline to work for your organization, campaign, program or service. It’ll help extend your reach, increase donations and program participation, and strengthen your volunteer base. Join me to craft yours—Learn more now: . Save $200 when you register by April 23.

Video roars into 2011; Nonprofits, grab your videocam


In the last several months, mobile devices like smart phones and pads have made huge leaps in their capacity to stream video, and internet providers continued to provide faster wireless services and increased bandwidth. flickr/John Biehler.

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9 Words for Nonprofits to Avoid in 2011

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Bandwidth. If you're talking about your computer network's actual ability to process and transmit data (and the like), please feel free to use bandwidth to your heart's content. Last January's " Words for Nonprofits to Avoid in 2010 " turned out to be Big Duck's most popular blog post of 2010. It warms the cockles of my heart to know that you all value words so much.

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Streaming is Killing Collecting

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

sound), however that’s quickly becoming a non-issue as bandwidth grows and consumer data limits are increased. One of the most obvious trends I have noticed lately is the move away from owning media content.

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Six Steps to Developing an Email Editorial Calendar

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Unless you have a lot of bandwidth, start with a single article - and keep it brief. One of the first steps in developing a comprehensive email program is to design an "Editorial Calendar" Much like the editor of a magazine sits down and plans issues months in advance, you also need to have a plan. Start by thinking about the frequency of your emails. Your contacts will have different interest levels.

Fundraising in a downturn: The Power of Leaderless Organizations

Wild Woman Fundraising

How can this increase your bandwidth as a fundraiser? In this economic downturn, how are you responding? How quickly are your funders responding? How about your donors?

Cultivating a garden of supporters

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

If your staff doesn’t have the bandwidth to drop their day-to-day work and e-penning notes, consider dedicating one hour a week to meeting your targets’ preferred communication needs. Jay Baer’s Youtility truly puts smart marketing to the test. The book’s premise is that marketing should be ‘about help not hype.’ Instead of the now-antiquated push marketing (Think: The earth is polluted! Children are starving! Our nonprofit is remedying these problems!),

Measuring nonprofit effectiveness and what’s next for GuideStar

Wild Woman Fundraising

A lot of the activity comes down to a bandwidth issue. There’s a time issue there and also bandwidth. Lindsay J.K. Nichols. Interview recording here: Transcript below: Mazarine Treyz: Hi Lindsay! Thanks for chatting with me today. Tell me more about what you do at GuideStar.

You’re the Entrepreneur in your Development office-Part One

Wild Woman Fundraising

If you can do this, you can overcome bandwidth issues, and other organizational issues. Last week I went to the RISE AUSTIN conference for entrepreneurs. It’s a free annual conference to help people get a leg up on starting and running their businesses. I found it extraordinarily helpful and could not recommend it highly enough. If you are an entrepreneur, or thinking of becoming one, I would suggest traveling to Austin just for this conference.

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

Wild Woman Fundraising

It is important to recognize that volunteers will not solve long term bandwidth problems in your organization. How can you manage volunteers? What do you need done?

Mobile Internet Access In Developing Countries

Social Marketing and Social Change

Wright points to decreasing costs, increased bandwidths (faster connection speeds) and improvements in browser technology (easier navigation and file compression) as factors in the growth of mobile access. I have been leery of getting behind web-based applications for social marketing in developing countries – designing elaborate health information systems , using information and communication technologies to improve heathcare , mobilizing social networks.

Broadband for ALL

Marketing for Nonprofits

For the typical small office with 5-10 users, expect to spend at least $100/month for adequate bandwidth. High-speed Internet access is no longer a luxury for nonprofits – it’s a necessity. As high-speed access (also known as ‘broadband’) has become common in homes, more and more businesses, governments, and agencies have shifted much of their information and business delivery online – and the bar for what constitutes an adequate connection gets higher every year.

7 Questions to make better corporate relationships-taking your sponsorships to the next level!

Wild Woman Fundraising

I begin every one of my relationships with an assessment program or analysis, and you start out before you even meet with another potential partner, and you ask, Do I have the bandwidth to do this?

Where Does 'Transparency' Fit In The New Social Media Marketing Model?

Diva Marketing Blog

But not everyone has the bandwidth, capability or desire to use social media themselves. Unlike most business strategies, social media is built on a culture that is developed by the people who are involved in digital communities. The concepts of transparency, authenticity, honesty and passion for the topic/brand have evolved as 'society norms' for communicating and forming relationships in the world of the social web.