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May 26th Webinar: Move on up! And give yourself a leg up the career ladder!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. Move on up! And give yourself a leg up the career ladder! A step-by-step guide to getting the attention you deserve for your accomplishments and expertise. Thursday May 26th. Start Time: 1:00 PM End Time: 2:30 PM (Eastern Standard Time). Only $49.99.

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Free Buzz monitoring Tools

Search Marketing for Nonprofits

I wanted to share with everyone the buzz monitoring tools I’ve discovered and think are useful. This list assumes that you’ve set up Google and Yahoo Alerts and are looking for the next step. Social Mention - searches across a variety of social media sources , including Google blog search, Twitter, Delicious, FriendFeed, Flickr, Digg, YouTube. Tagged: buzz, buzz monitoring, online monitoring, social media analytics, social media monitoring.

Are We Seeing Pushback on Google+?

Non Profit Marketing 360

The launch of Google+ (G+) remains an ongoing, by invitation only, event. But is Google out to replace Facebook in the hearts and minds (and peeves ) of the world’s social media junkies? Google already offers a lot 'More.'

Do we really have too many nonprofits? Citation needed!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. How about this. You tell me how many nonprofits there are in your town that do the exact same thing, and how many ways they overlap services. Also, we have tech for-profits starting up every day, and no one says to them, “There are too many tech startups! Cut it out already, there’s not enough need!&# because frankly, we are all on the internet, and we read things CONSTANTLY. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on del.icio.us.

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Sexism in America! READ IT! KNOW IT! DO SOMETHING!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. READ THIS BOOK. Barbara Berg wrote “Sexism in America&#. This is shocking. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on del.icio.us. Digg this! Stumble upon something good? Share it on StumbleUpon. Tweet This! Share this on LinkedIn. Get Shareaholi

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How to Get More People At Your Nonprofit Event Using Facebook

J Campbell Social Marketing

Having a multichannel approach to promoting and advertising the event is sure to garner more attendees and more buzz. NOTE: Yes, there is an Invite All Google Chrome Extension you can use to invite your entire Friends list. 8) Build up buzz.

How You Can Recover From A Toxic Workplace

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on del.icio.us. Digg this! Post this on Diigo. Add this to Mister Wong. Share this on Mixx. Share this on Reddit. Stumble upon something good? Share it on StumbleUpon. Share this on Technorati. Tweet This!

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

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. Do you have too much to do? Want to go from this: To This? This is about utilizing Lean Manufacturing processes to get the fundraising tasks you need to do done in the shortest amount of time, always improving, and always looking for ways to do it more efficiently.

Facebook Fan Pages Now Showing in Google Search Results

Search Marketing for Nonprofits

SEO for Facebook Fan update pages is more important than ever now that Google announced that it will be displaying the results from 3 million fan pages in Google search results. Google doesn’t have access to personal profile updates because of Facebook’s agreement with Bing, and for that I’m glad. In December 2009 Google announced that it would add data from Facebook, MySpace, FriendFeed, Jaiku, Indenti.ca

#SocialMedia: Facebook’s Updates Strive For Timelines About Its Users

Non Profit Marketing 360

The changes were announced just as Google+ wanted to open its services to everyone who wanted to subscribe, so clearly the two wanted to land some PR punches against each other. Now that Google+ has been out long enough for a broad array of users to find what they (don’t) like about the platform, the criticisms have grown sharper. For example, Google+ finds its clientele strikingly young, male, and white.

Do you work for a nonprofit hospital? How are you doing social media?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. I want to tell you about something completely incredible that happened last night. I put this simple message out on Twitter: “Hey Twitter, can you help me out? I am looking for small rural clinics and hospitals using social media.&#.

Infographic: Inside the mind of a KICKASS community manager!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. Are you tweeting for your cause or company? Are you posting on facebook for your cause? Are you updating a website or blog for your nonprofit, charity, or corporation? Then you’re a community manager. Which would you rather be? This guy? Or her?

3 lies about moving on up in your nonprofit career, and 3 truths.

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. YNPN February 28th, 2011. To quote Jay-Z, “Thanks for coming out tonight. You could have been anywhere in the world tonight, but you’re here with me. I appreciate that.&#.

Want some good reads? Here’s what I’ve been reading this week.

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. Here are some of my favorite reads around the web this week. From the PND Blog: Did you major in the liberal arts? Here’s why PND thinks the liberal arts matter. From Allison Fine’s blog: Is cause fatigue even real? From Pamela Grow’s Grantwriting Blog: Why fundraising events may not be the best idea for you. From the Question and Answer of the Nonprofiteer’s blog: Are we eliminating the charitable deduction? Should we be nervous?

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My interview on the Blogger Body Calendar

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. Go and see my interview at the Blogger Body Calendar. I talk about what I think a strong woman looks like. What do you think a strong woman looks like? Leave a comment at the Blogger Body Calendar. Maybe you’d even like to buy a calendar? Lately, I’ve been reading that fundraising in England is stagnating and declining, and Martin Brookes at New Philanthropy Capital said “we need better fundraisers&#.

Go and see my story on the Blogger Body Calendar today

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. It’s my true story of violence and survival. Go there now. Recently I heard of the 3 Cups of Tea fiasco, with the founder buying hundreds of copies of his own book with the money of the organization. I was checking out Sandy Rees’ blog post about this topic , and Gayle Gifford left a comment there that was so true, I just had to respond.

This Post Contains Nudity

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. It has come to my attention that there are a lot of people who hate their bodies and wish they were different. Well, the Blogger Body Calendar aims to help people accept their beautiful bodies in every form.

Wild Woman Fundraising Book Reading June 6th at Bookwoman in Austin!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. Do you live in or around Austin, TX? Want to come out and meet me, ask a burning question and get a burning answer? Come out to BookWoman, the best Feminist bookstore in Austin, TX, on June 6th, at 6pm.

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

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. So as I write another blog post at midnight, I’m reminded “Must Not Sleep! Must Warn Others!&#. Let me explain.

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April 21st, Wild Woman Fundraising Bookreading at Brave New Books

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. this is like a mini-book tour! So, if you couldn’t make it out to BookWoman on April 6th, check out my reading on April 21st at Brave New Books in Austin, TX. Share this on LinkedIn. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on del.icio.us. Tweet This! Digg this! Stumble upon something good? Share it on StumbleUpon. Submit this to Netvibes. Get Shareaholic

Want a free copy of The Wild Woman’s Guide to Fundraising? Head over to Amy Sample Ward’s Blog!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. Hey, I just got my first order from Finland this weekend! As I bike to the post office to send it today, I’m excited that so many people all over the world are using my book! My friend Amy Sample Ward is doing a giveaway of my book today on her blog.

Did slaves make your bra? Want a fabulous interactive graph to help you decide what to buy?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. Recently I was sitting on a plane with a charming and socially conscious seatmate , and we were talking about world events, and at the end of our time together, we both agreed, “Vote with your dollars!&#. What does that mean?

Yeah, you know you need to learn how to delegate, how about right now?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. From Barbara Bedoni on Flickr. So, I’m going to speak it out loud, this is the dirty little secret of our profession, as development staff, as fundraisers. Some of us, not all of us, but some of us are Type As. We like to be in control of every little thing.

How can nonprofits monitor their online reputations?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Are you googling your nonprofit on a regular basis? AKA, do you google your own name? For your website: Google Analytics. Post on Google Buzz.

3 tips to dramatically increase website donations

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. Have you ever bought something online? OF COURSE! You know it! What did you buy? Was it a book from bookfinder.com? Was it something off of Amazon or iTunes? More and more people are shopping online, and more people are giving online.

May 18th Webinar: How to get Mega-Sponsorships!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. Before I forget! I’m going to be on National Radio this Saturday! Tune in! We’ll be talking about nonprofit careers, fundraising, and more!

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A word from The Networked Nonprofit: People are partners, not ATMs!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. Want social proof that your nonprofit should have an online presence? I submit this case study for your consideration. The Networked Nonprofit is a book by Allison Fine and Beth Kanter , which you should really go buy, okay?

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How to rock your development plan: Webinar April 19th

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. Wild Woman Fundraising: With a One-Page Development Plan! Naw son! A step-by-step guide to planning that magical plan that will help you raise all the money you need. Tuesday April 19th. Start Time: 1:00 PM End Time: 2:30 PM (Eastern Standard Time). Only $49.99.

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Do you have an online rep to promote? Get on this 3-D Nonprofit Reputation Engine Webinar!

Wild Woman Fundraising

You know they’re going to google you. Post on Google Buzz. Managing your online reputation. What: 3-D Nonprofit Reputation Engine Webinar. When: Friday, July 15th. 1pm-2:30pm EST. Cost: $59.99. Sign up here.

HATE your job? You are not alone. Join us on April 7th.

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. I was having this conversation with someone on twitter. And I realized it had been a long time since I talked about jobs that you hate, bad bosses and rankism on here. And there are like, SO MANY things to say about this! So, let me ask you this. Do you wish you could do your job instead of having to be dragged down by people who don’t get what you do and who just tell you NO every time you want to do something innovative?

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AUDIO: How to get a nonprofit job: My interview on The Career Clinic

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. Don’t feel like reading today? Then just listen. I’m doing interviews on career radio shows lately about how you can get a nonprofit job, the nonprofit field, and whether, for example, you should go and get that Master’s in Nonprofit Organizations or not. Click here to go download my podcast with Maureen Anderson of the Career Clinic! “Or listen online right here. Share this on LinkedIn. Subscribe to the comments for this post?

What’s the best way to get higher quality clients and buyers for your products and services?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. the reason I ask you such a provocative question is that we all know that money is inexhaustible, money will always be there, but our time, now, our time is our most precious resource, and we could always use more of that. Even if the clients you have now are sustaining you, wouldn’t you like to have clients that are willing to pay more, and who won’t give you as much trouble?

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

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. This is exciting! Are you looking for a job at your desk right now?

Unrelated Sunday!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. For an unrelated Sunday, Weightlifting Woman by Mazarine Treyz. I’ve been blogging EVERY DAY THIS MONTH over at [link].

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Do you have any thought-terminating clichés? Are you sure?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. So thought-terminating clichés, what are they? Coined in a book called “Thought Reform and the Psychology of Totalism,&# a book written in 1956 about brainwashing in China, A thought-terminating cliché is a commonly used phrase, sometimes passing as folk wisdom, used to quell cognitive dissonance.

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How does the brain wave when you’re the boss?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. So, you’ve been promoted! Congratulations! Now that you’re managing several different people, what’s your deal? How are you going to be dealing with the different kinds of problems that you have now? Expectations of the position. Acting Intentionally. Values and Boundaries. Time Management. Urgent vs. Important. Leading vs. Managing. Coaching and Mentoring. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on del.icio.us. Digg this!

Reader Questions: How do you partner with a nonprofit, get AKA Fiscal Sponsorship?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. Have you ever tried to partner with a nonprofit? Did that experience leave you frustrated, or just stymied by how it all works? Do you ever find yourself wondering, “What IS fiscal sponsorship, anyway?&#. Today’s Reader Question is all you!

I just donated to a new e-newsletter subscriber. Here’s why.

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. I am practically the definition of jaded. Seriously. Tell me your sob story. I won’t cry. After years in this business, I feel like I’ve heard it all. There’s no end to the wanting. But yesterday i got a notification that someone had signed up for my newsletter, and as usual, I went to check out their website before writing back. The woman’s name was Helen. And her charity, Michigan Aids Coalition, or MAC.

Can I get a hell yes? Thank you RE:Philanthropy & Dan Pallotta!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. RE:Philanthropy wrote this review of Dan Pallotta’s talk to the council on philanthropy, and I just want to shout, “FRABJOUS DAY!&#. So tell me, as a fundraiser, would you like a higher salary? Would you like grants to fund your salary so that you can keep this nonprofit afloat, instead of your org looking at you as a necessary evil? Would you like a larger marketing budget? Would you like a marketing budget, period?

Do you want to know who REALLY has cause fatigue?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Post on Google Buzz. What’s up? Do you ever feel like a cog in a wheel? Push fundraiser, money comes out? Recently, Seth Godin wrote on his blog, “The factory-mindset encourages every worker to protect his time and his effort.