Hobbies of Nonprofit Communicators: Music

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I am back with another peek into the new activities nonprofit communicators have picked up during the pandemic. The post Hobbies of Nonprofit Communicators: Music appeared first on Nonprofit Marketing Guide.

2021 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report [Download Now]

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Today we are excited to release the 2021 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report! Nonprofit Communications Nonprofit Marketing TrendsIt’s here!

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Hobbies of Nonprofit Communicators #NPCOMMLIFE

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We got so many fantastic responses, we are switching gears from our Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator series to a new mini-series: Hobbies of Nonprofit Communicators.

Five Lines Communications Directors Must Walk Carefully

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Much of nonprofit marketing and communications success is about finding and maintaining your balance. The Line Between Managing Internal Communications and Being an Executive Assistant. Nonprofit Communications Team

Hobbies of Nonprofit Communicators: New Pets

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Last week we mentioned we would be switching gears from our Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator series to a new mini-series: Hobbies of Nonprofit Communicators. The post Hobbies of Nonprofit Communicators: New Pets appeared first on Nonprofit Marketing Guide.

Pandemic Creates More Planning and Collaboration on Communications

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

In the survey for the upcoming 2021 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report, we asked three questions about the impact of the pandemic on your communications work. We also asked about how the pandemic affected the level of control communicators felt they had over their own workload.

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Hobbies of Nonprofit Communicators #NPCOMMLIFE

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We got so many fantastic responses, we are switching gears from our Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator series to a new mini-series: Hobbies of Nonprofit Communicators. The post Hobbies of Nonprofit Communicators #NPCOMMLIFE appeared first on Nonprofit Marketing Guide.

Measuring Communications Objectives on a Scale

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Measuring communications and marketing work is a challenge because we often have way too many goals and objectives , so it’s hard to decide what matters most. But again, I think there are many opportunities to use these scales in measuring communications performance too.

Is Your Nonprofit Work Called Marketing, Communications, or Something Else?

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I participate in numerous social media groups for nonprofit communicators, and several times a year, someone wants to debate the difference between marketing and communications. Nonprofit Communications definition

Collaborating and Working Remotely: Advice from a Nonprofit Communications Director Who’s Done It For Years

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

She shared some great advice on doing so successfully with others in her cohort of the Communications Director Mentoring Program last year. If you are struggling at all with internal communications or collaboration while you and/or others are working remotely, this is for you.

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Lindsey Williams

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Here is the latest submission for our Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator series. Lindsey’s Bio: My name is Lindsey Williams and I am the Multimedia Communications Coordinator at the Specially Gifted Foundation. Lindsey Williams.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – February 26, 2021

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March 18: How to Take Charge, Streamline, and Simplify How Your Communications Work Gets Done with Kivi Leroux Miller. The post Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – February 26, 2021 appeared first on Nonprofit Marketing Guide. My porch. Auburn, AL. Happy Friday!

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators _ February 12, 2021

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Learn How to Identify Donor Communication Preferences. Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Lindsey Williams Is a Bigger Email List Always Better? Happy Almost Valentine’s Day!

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – January 8, 2021

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Kick 2021 Off with a Bang: 25% Off Annual All-Access Pass, Communications Planning Workshop and 2021 Trends. January 21: Communications Planning for 2021 Master Class with Kivi Leroux Miller. Will 2021 be better than 2020?

Coworkers Who Communicate All Day, Every Day

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With more nonprofit professionals working from home during the pandemic, some of you are experiencing a new problem: coworkers and bosses who suddenly want to be in constant communication with you. But you might want to look at larger internal communications and office culture issues too.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – November 20, 2020

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Our ability to produce our most popular download – the annual Nonprofit Communications Trends Report – depends entirely on your participation in the annual survey. Take the 2021 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey now. Mixed Links Nonprofit Communications

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – January 29, 2021

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This week we have social media image sizes, email marketing campaigns, our communications trends report, and more. Scott Wescott at Turn Two Communications encourages you to answer these 3 Questions for Better Content. The Collins Quarter. Savannah, GA. Happy Friday!

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – December 4, 2020

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You can Take the 2021 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey by Tuesday the 8th and be entered to win a free All-Access Pass or if that doesn’t work out for you, you can save $200 on the All-Access Pass now through January 8th. The Nonprofit Communications Director Mentoring Program.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – November 13, 2020

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The Nonprofit Communications Director Mentoring Program. Registration is open for the next session of our Mentoring Program for Nonprofit Communications Directors. Another Friday the 13th?

12 Communications Strategies for Nonprofits

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You set goals, like these twelve communications goals for nonprofits , including community engagement, raising awareness of issues, and fundraising. And every day you manage tactical communications channels like email, social media, print marketing, PR and more. The answer is Communications or Marketing Strategies. . Unfortunately, if you spend much time searching for nonprofit communications strategies what you most often find is content about goals or tactics.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – January 15, 2021

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Leadership Tips Especially for You Measuring Communications Objectives on a Scale Nonprofit Communications Planning for 2021 Master Class [NEW] Top Comms Channels and Social Media Sites for Nonprofits. January 21: Communications Planning for 2021 Master Class with Kivi Leroux Miller.

Goals for Internal Communications at Nonprofits

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What are your internal communications goals? It’s time to figure it out and create some, just like you create goals for external communications. Nearly 40% of nonprofit communications staff say that internal communications to other staff and the board are an essential or high priority. Only 10% of nonprofit comms staff said that internal communications is not a priority for them at all. Internal Communications

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – February 12, 2021

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Learn How to Identify Donor Communication Preferences. Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Lindsey Williams Is a Bigger Email List Always Better? The post Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – February 12, 2021 appeared first on Nonprofit Marketing Guide.

Objectives for Your Nonprofit Communications Plan

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In previous posts, I’ve shared with you the twelve most common nonprofit marketing and communications goals and the twelve most common nonprofit marketing and communications strategies. Today let’s talk about the types of objectives you should have in your communications plan. That said, SMART is not really enough guidance on what a nonprofit communications team should consider an objective.

Week of Freebies, Day 1: The 2021 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

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We have some new freebies for you, but let’s kick of the week with something tried and true… The 2021 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report. They answered these and other questions: How would you rate the overall effectiveness of your nonprofit’s communications in 2020?

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Nonprofit Communications Planning for 2021 Master Class [NEW]

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Nonprofits have lots of programmatic, fundraising, and marketing goals that are really just wishes – because there’s no solid strategic communications plan in place to make them a reality. We’ll show you how during our next Master Class on communications planning.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicator – February 19, 2021

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Scott Westcott at Turn Two Communications shared A Communicator’s Guide to the COVID-19 Anniversary. The post Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicator – February 19, 2021 appeared first on Nonprofit Marketing Guide. Good day, friends!

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – July 24, 2020

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Catch Up on Our Content from this Week… A Day in the Life of a Quarantined Nonprofit Communicator – Karen Hansen Adding First and Last Names to Your Email Database Coworkers Who Communicate All Day, Every Day 6 Ways to Get More Value Out of Your Next Press Release.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – February 5, 2021

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Two-Part Webinar Series] Learn how to manage all aspects of your email marketing and communications for 2021. Ready to wrap up the week with the most helpful articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising.

Is Your Communications Staff Ready for the Next Emergency? Crisis Communications Training Tomorrow

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But those communications teams who already had a crisis communications protocol in place were in the best position to move forward no matter what came their way. The Details: Get Ready for Your Next Communications Crisis.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicator – February 19, 2021

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Scott Westcott at Turn Two Communications shared A Communicator’s Guide to the COVID-19 Anniversary. Catch Up on Our Content from This Week… Hobbies of Nonprofit Communicators #NPCOMMLIFE Collaborating and Working Remotely: Advice from a Nonprofit Communications Director Who’s Done It For Years So What? Good day, friends!

We Need Your Help: Take the 2021 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey

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Our ability to produce our annual Nonprofit Communications Trends Report depends entirely on YOUR participation in the annual survey. The Trends Report is our most popular download of the year and is the “go to” source for what’s REALLY happening in the world of nonprofit communications.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – September 4, 2020

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A Day in the Life of a Quarantined Nonprofit Communicator – Sofia Dupi Sailing Through September: Communicating to Divided Communities and Video Strategies for Nonprofits Base Your Supporter Journeys in Reality. Zambra. Asheville, NC. Happy Friday, everyone!

Median Salaries for Nonprofit Communications Directors

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Curious if your salary as a nonprofit communications director is in line with what others are making? nonprofit communications directors in the 2019 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report. We asked for salary data from communications directors/managers and looked at that data by the overall organizational budget and by the cost of living where the nonprofit is located. Nonprofit Communications

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – January 21, 2021

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Pandemic Creates More Planning and Collaboration on Communications Graphic Design Trends for 2021 Make Your Vacation Part of Your 2021 Plan Now. Two-Part Webinar Series] Learn how to manage all aspects of your email marketing and communications for 2021. How is everyone doing out there?

How to Write a Collaborative Communications Strategy

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When Cathy White shared with our Mentoring Program participants the collaborative process she went through to create her communications strategy, I knew other communications directors would be interested in hearing about it too. I joined my organization, Springboard Collaborative , as the first communications professional they had ever hired. As such, I was tasked with creating a five-year communications strategy. What does this pillar mean for communications?

6 Ways to Communicate Better in 2021

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The post 6 Ways to Communicate Better in 2021 appeared first on Mission Minded. Blog Nonprofit Communications Nonprofit MessagingThe best branding practices sometimes come down to the common-sense good habits you already know but haven’t yet committed to.

Nonprofit Communications Confidential: Receptionists

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You might also find yourself in this situation, shared with us by a nonprofit communicator through our newest spin on our Day in the Life blog series. We are calling it Nonprofit Communications Confidential , where we ask for your (anonymous) day-to-day frustrations: “My receptionist does not screen calls, she just puts them through to who SHE thinks they should go to. Share it with us below: Loading… Day in the Life Nonprofit Communications

Collaborating and Working Remotely: Advice from a Nonprofit Communications Director Who’s Done It For Years

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

She shared some great advice on doing so successfully with others in her cohort of the Communications Director Mentoring Program last year. If you are struggling at all with internal communications or collaboration while you and/or others are working remotely, this is for you.

Great Nonprofit Communications Jobs

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Communications & Political Director , National Organization for Women (New York, NY). Communications & Program Associate Center for Genetics and Society (Berkeley, CA). Communications Coordinator The Human Society of Sarasota County (Sarasota, FL). Communications Coordinator City Academy (St. Communications Director Richmond Art Center (Richmond, CA). Communications Director Pillsbury United Communities (Minneapolis, MN).

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Nonprofit Communications Confidential: Bosses

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We’ll probably tackle the subject of bosses a few times in Nonprofit Communications Confidential ! Share it with us below and let’s commiserate with Nonprofit Communications Confidential : Loading… Day in the Life Nonprofit CommunicationsMore than a few of you don’t feel like you have the full attention of your boss: “It is so frustrating that my boss shuts her door… I mean it is generally shut most of the time.

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Rebecca Barrack

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Here is the latest submission for our Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator series. Because our communications team serves in a support role to several other departments, we have a number of systems we are in for organization/project management, etc., Rebecca Barrack.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – August 28, 2020

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September 10: How Your Nonprofit Should Communicate to a Divided America with Peter Panepento and Nicki Faircloth. Budget-Friendly Webinar] Learn how to listen thoughtfully and communicate effectively with supporters who span the political and social spectrum.

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