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How to use verbatims and digital body language to raise more money

iMarketSmart

Here’s one big point from the interview I figured you’d want to read (in case you don’t have time to listen to the whole thing).

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Get Your Dream Job

Wild Woman Fundraising

Did you ever wish someone had taught you in high school how to interview, apply for jobs, and succeed in your first 90 days of a job?

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How to organize your fundraising job search like a pro with Phil Gerard

Wild Woman Fundraising

This is Mazarine Treyz of Wild Woman Fundraising, and today I am so excited to be interviewing Phil Gerard for our Fundraising Career Conference 2016.

How to make the right fundraising decision every time

Wild Woman Fundraising

How can you make the right fundraising decision every time? It’s tied to it, intimately. Fundraising is tied to your family.

Free Webinar: How to Get Your Nonprofit Emails Opened

Wild Woman Fundraising

Enewsletters: how to write better ones. Ever wondered what to say, or how to get people to click donate?

Reader Questions: What are the best fundraising blogs & books?

Wild Woman Fundraising

repurposes a variety of materials, from composting of food scraps to. donating leftovers to homeless shelters to recycling to repurposing of.

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How to Ask for a Bequest…And Get It

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Fundraising expert Tom Ahern believes that the answer may be as simple as not having a marketing plan to ask for those bequests. 1:00 p.m.

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Want to have TOO MANY major donors? Read this.

Wild Woman Fundraising

We know that events are the slowest way to make money for a nonprofit. How can you start to develop these relationships? Get real!

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Today, we're excited to announce the all-new list for 2017! 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar. to support our work.

7 Common Donation Form Mistakes (And How to Avoid Them!) – Part 1

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Last week, Abby Jarvis finished her two-part series on marketing strategies to drive donors to your donation pages. Abby Jarvis.

Want to do political fundraising? Interview with Joe Garecht of The Fundraising Authority

Wild Woman Fundraising

Joe Garecht is a consultant, author and speaker that helps non-profits raise dramatically more money to fund their work. Joe Garecht. Speed.

The 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

As this collection of fantastic conferences continues to grow, we'll be updating event details like ticket prices and event hashtags - you're welcome!

How to Market Text-to-Give to Your Donors

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

This week he’s back to show you how to market your mobile fundraising campaign. Appeal to All Ages. #1. Kristina.

How to Get Retweeted

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

If you aren’t sure about the best way for your nonprofit to use Twitter , this webinar will clear that up for you. Want more ideas?

How to Respond to a National Tragedy

Getting Attention

My gut is that’s how many of your supporters and prospects are feeling as well, and what will be top of mind for at least a few more days. Here’s how to communicate best post-catastrophe: 1) Stay relevant. I believe in these causes, but they seem irrelevant today, and are likely to tomorrow. Strategy

How to Get Your Story Told in the Nonprofit Trade Press

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

These outlets cater to providing people inside the nonprofit and foundation world with information that can help them be more effective in their work.

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How You Can Get More Money Through Direct Mail: Interview with Jules Brown of “Dear Joan”

Wild Woman Fundraising

I’m so excited to share this interview with you! Mazarine: How did you get involved with copywriting for direct mail fundraising?

Want to learn what makes an incredible year end appeal?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Do you have trouble getting people to open your nonprofit appeals? . Do you want to learn the tactics of successful appeal copywriting that will help people tear open your envelope and write you a big check? . We’re going to cover it all. Click here to learn more. How to Gather Stories. reply card.

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Best Nonprofit Videos of the Year

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Last week Kivi and I were on hand to see the winners of the 2015 DoGooder Awards during the Nonprofit Technology Conference in Austin, TX.

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Annual Report Makeover!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Want to see a drastic makeover that really paid off? I’m going to break it down for you, why one is better than the other. Read on.

How to Streamline Your Review Process and Publish Faster

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

It needs to get out the door or online quickly to be relevant. Use a Creative Brief to Get Buy-In at the Start.

How to Do Your Own Nonprofit Communications Audit [Training]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Maybe you added an email newsletter to your print newsletter, and started paying more attention to your website. Eastern (10:00 a.m

How to Use Social Media for Fundraising [PODCAST + FREE WEBINAR]

J Campbell Social Marketing

So how has this monumental shift in communications affected our role as fundraisers and nonprofit leaders? Listen below.

The Best Cause Marketing of 2011

Cause Related Marketing

One of the things I love about cause marketing is also one of the things I love about my wife; it (like she) continues to surprise me.

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I am learning how to write. How about you?

Wild Woman Fundraising

I am always learning how to write. It does get easier, but there’s always another mountain to climb. It was hard to write.

NEW Webinar: How to start your major gifts program with Amy Eisenstein

Wild Woman Fundraising

Are you wondering how to get major gifts? Major gifts are the best way to fundraise. Face to face major gift fundraising.

Reader Questions! I want…. EVERYTHING FUNDRAISING! Okay then.

Wild Woman Fundraising

Recently I asked my most fantabulous enewsletter subscribers (if you want to be one, click here ) what they wanted to learn more about, because, let’s face it, Most people don’t plan to get into fundraising. Now, I am blessed to be with an organization I’m so passionate about, but I am the ENTIRE Development Team.

The Best of Social Marketing in 2016

Social Marketing and Social Change

What are some of the best papers published in social marketing this past year? Individually these resources did not hold the key to success.

When Reporters Are Looking for You: How to Respond to Journalists’ Queries

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

You don’t have to rely solely on your own pitches to get your organization quoted or cited in the media.

Free Webinar: Rockstar Nonprofit Presentations Feburary 20th

Wild Woman Fundraising

How do you get to Carnegie Hall? Are you looking to talk more persuasively for your cause? It’s about so much more. Join us!

12 Tips on How to be a Good Nonprofit Leader: Shackleton Style!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Take these tools and learn how you will be when you are executive director, or board chair, or president. Think about how you would change what is currently happening if no good model is right in front of you. How can you be a good nonprofit leader? Leaders keep the door open to staff members and are generous with information.

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50+ Ideas on What You Can Blog About

Wild Woman Fundraising

Mazarine Treyz, with The Wild Woman’s Guide to Fundraising and The Wild Woman’s Guide to Social Media. Days. Week.

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8 Great Ways to End Emails or Letters

iMarketSmart

So here are some great ways to end emails you send to donors: 1. First name], you will be so glad that you decided to help! Whew!

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How to Raise More Money from Matching Gifts Using Email and Social Media

J Campbell Social Marketing

This week I am pleased to present a guest post from Adam Weinger of Double the Donation. . A link to your dedicated matching gift page.

Nonprofits @ the Oscars: How to Photobomb, Newsjack and Steal the Spotlight at the Academy Awards

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Bridge of Spies – Right to fair trial. SOME TACTICS TO TRY. Who Should Win the Oscar for Best Teacher Movie? Blog Posts.

How to pick a fundraising job that you will absolutely love! -with Abbi Haggerty

Wild Woman Fundraising

This is Mazarine Treyz of Wild Woman Fundraising and I am so pleased today to be interviewing Abbi L. MT: Amen to that. Welcome. Abbi L.

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How to Take a Modern Approach to Nonprofit Brand Awareness

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Rather than broadcasting static messages to vast audiences, charities can now seek direct engagement with targeted communities and create dynamic, two-way conversations. If your charity is still stuck in the rut of an anachronistic one-way advertising model, it''s time to adopt the modern approach to brand awareness!

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How to Motivate Board Members: Interview with Simone Joyaux

Wild Woman Fundraising

Recently I interviewed Simone Joyaux about how to get a better board. Obviously staff have to manage finances. TRICKY! RIGHT!

How to Measure the Impact of Your Nonprofit Marketing

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Ever since super-smart statistician Nate Silver brought presidential campaign data to the headlines in 2012, we’ve become a metrics-obsessed nation. That’s changed the life of most marketers I know, who have been asked (pressured even, in some cases) to harvest and analyze more data than ever before. And you fail. Source is everything.

Do you have ten stories?

Wild Woman Fundraising

How can you help people start to know, like, and trust you, and want to hire you for that next position? How did it feel?