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. Only 10% of nonprofit comms staff said that internal communications is not a priority for them at all. Internal Communications

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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. Nonprofit Communications

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – October 4, 2019

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Scott Westcott at Turn Two Communications shares 5 Ways to Get More Mileage Out of Reports in their newsletter. November 5, 12, & 19: Nonprofit Communications CHECK IN Webinar Series. Town Branch Distillery. Lexington, KY. It’s finally my favorite month – October!

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.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – #19NTC Edition

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Today’s Mixed Links is a special round up of communications and marketing breakout sessions from this year’s conference. Learn more and Register The post Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – #19NTC Edition appeared first on Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – September 27, 2019

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Lila Tublin at Big Duck tells you how to get nonprofit leadership to value smart communications. Includes free recording access to an encore presentation of the webinar series The 7 Styles of Writing Every Nonprofit Communicator Should Master. Kris’ house. Auburn, AL.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Feb 22: Be CALM not BUSY: How to Manage Your Nonprofit’s Communications for Great Results with Kivi Leroux Miller. Mar 8: For Nonprofit Communications Staff Only: How to Create Your Professional Development Plan with Kivi Leroux Miller. Mixed Links Nonprofit Communications

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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. Share it with us below: Loading… Day in the Life Nonprofit CommunicationsReceptionists can be a lifeline for your organization.

Advice for New Communications Directors

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We recently asked you to share your advice for new communications directors, and we heard from 25 of you. ” ~ Sheri Booms Holm, Communications Director at West Central Initiative. Nonprofit Communications Your Advice

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 Communications

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – September 13, 2019

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Includes free access to an encore presentation of the webinar series The 7 Styles of Writing Every Nonprofit Communicator Should Master on September 10th and 12th. Asheville, NC. Hope your luck as been good all day today on this Friday the 13th.

2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

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We’ve officially released the 2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report and infographic. Nonprofit Communications Trends 2015 communications marketing nonprofit trends It’s here!

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2,000 Communications Directors Say What?

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In a few short weeks, we will open up the 2017 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey . ” What information about the “state of nonprofit communications” do you think our sector should have available? Nonprofit Communications Trends

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Mixed Links Nonprofit CommunicationsHope you had a great week! Today is my birthday so let’s celebrate with some Mixed Links (among other things)… If you want to create compelling content people will read, you need to let go of these 7 Bad Writing Habits You Learned in School.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Upcoming Events for Nonprofit Communicators. May 17: What Communications Leadership Looks Like with Kivi Leroux Miller. May 23 & 30: Transform Your Boundaries and Get Better Results: CALM Coaching for Nonprofit Communicators with Sarri Gilman.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – September 20, 2019

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Includes free recording access to an encore presentation of the webinar series The 7 Styles of Writing Every Nonprofit Communicator Should Master. The post Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – September 20, 2019 appeared first on Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Mar 8: For Nonprofit Communications Staff Only: How to Create Your Professional Development Plan with Kivi Leroux Miller. The post Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators appeared first on Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog. Mixed Links Nonprofit Communications

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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The post Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators appeared first on Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog. Mixed Links Nonprofit CommunicationsVenkman’s. Atlanta, GA. Good Friday to you all!

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – October 11, 2019

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November 5, 12, & 19: Nonprofit Communications CHECK IN Webinar Series. Three-Part Series] Do a CHECK UP for your communications, CHECK ON your well-being at work, and CHECK OUT inspiration Files. Brick & Spoon. Orange Beach, AL. Happy Friday!

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Mixed Links Nonprofit CommunicationsReady to cap off this week with some Mixed Links? While normally everyone is telling you how awesome it is to be on social media, Nonprofit Tech for Good shares 12 Not-So-Great Realities About Nonprofits and Social Media.

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27 Communications and Marketing Tactics for Nonprofits

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In previous posts, we’ve shared the most common marketing and communications goals , strategies , and objectives for nonprofits. Tactics include both communications channels like email, PR and social media, as well as specific types of content like storytelling or infographics. Instead, here are the 27 communications tactics that are most useful for nonprofits.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Hello, awesome nonprofit communicators out there! Kivi’s latest book CALM not BUSY: How to Manage Your Nonprofit’s Communications for Great Results is now available on Amazon in both paperback and Kindle versions. Mixed Links Nonprofit CommunicationsAsheville, NC.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Upcoming Events for Nonprofit Communicators. May 17: What Communications Leadership Looks Like with Kivi Leroux Miller. May 23 & 30: Transform Your Boundaries and Get Better Results: CALM Coaching for Nonprofit Communicators with Sarri Gilman. It’s finally Friday!

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Starts Feb 14: Nonprofit Marketing Accelerator – Planning Your Communications: Mastering Your Editorial Calendar in 2018 , a four-week intensive coaching program with Kivi Leroux Miller. Nonprofit CommunicationsThe Bombay Club. New Orleans, LA.

How to Connect Your Communications With Your Mission

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When resources are limited and pressure is high, it’s easy to fall into bad habits with our communications. This is especially true in the nonprofit world, where communicators are constantly having to raise enough money to keep the lights on while also achieving the mission.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Registration is now open for the Communications Director Mentoring Program. The post Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators appeared first on Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog. Ward 8 – Boston, MA. I hope you all had a fantastic week!

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Mar 8: For Nonprofit Communications Staff Only: How to Create Your Professional Development Plan with Kivi Leroux Miller. Mar 22: Inclusive Conversations: How to Talk to Your Boss (or Co-Workers) about Offensive Communications with Antionette Kerr. Mixed Links Nonprofit Communication

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – November 8, 2019

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November Nonprofit Communications CHECK IN Webinar Series. November 5: CHECK UP for Your Communications (Recording available if you purchase the series). We’ll Review Current Trends and Best Practices So You Can Do a Mini Communications Review. Did you have a good week?

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – May 24, 2019

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It’s time for Mixed Links… Scott Westcott shares 3 Ways to Help Your Leader Communicate Authentically. Good day, good friends. Sit back and relax as we wind down the week with the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Join me, as we take a look at some good stuff from around the web on nonprofit communications and more… John Haydon talks about Features Versus Benefits in nonprofit communications. Find out how to create communications objectives from nonprofit strategic goals.

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Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Jennifer Peifer

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Jennifer Peifer Welcome to the latest installment in our series on the “Day in the Life” of nonprofit communicators! Jennifer Peifer has worked in nonprofit communications for close to 20 years.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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on The Smart Communications Podcast. Upcoming Events for Nonprofit Communicators. May 17: What Communications Leadership Looks Like with Kivi Leroux Miller. Registration is now open for the Communications Director Mentoring Program. Mixed Links Nonprofit Communications

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Yours? Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Assistant Vice President, Public Relations & Communications Easter Seals (Chicago, IL). Associate, Knowledge & Communications Northern California Grantmakers (San Francisco, CA). Bilingual Communications Manager KIPP Austin. Communications Strategist ACLU (New York, NY).

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Upcoming Events for Nonprofit Communicators. May 23 & 30: Transform Your Boundaries and Get Better Results: CALM Coaching for Nonprofit Communicators with Sarri Gilman. Registration is now open for the Communications Director Mentoring Program. The Bombay Club.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Mar 22: Inclusive Conversations: How to Talk to Your Boss (or Co-Workers) about Offensive Communications with Antionette Kerr. The post Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators appeared first on Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog. Mixed Links Nonprofit Communications

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – July 5, 2019

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Registration is $20 or free with an All-Access Pass Learn More and Register July 23 & 25: Measuring the Effectiveness of Your Communications Work [Two-Part Series] Measuring the effectiveness of your nonprofit communications work is hard.

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Setting Boundaries: Tips for Nonprofit Communications Staff

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On this afternoon’s #NPCOMM Chat Live on Facebook , I talked about how nonprofit communications staff need to set boundaries. For communications staff, expectations around timing and frequency are also big sources of conflict.

Nonprofit Communications Confidential

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Sharing your frustrations, struggles and annoyances is not only a great way for you to let off steam and commiserate with your fellow nonprofit communicators, but it also helps Kivi and me figure out better solutions for you so you can love your job.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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The post Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators appeared first on Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog. Mixed Links Nonprofit CommunicationsThe Hound. Auburn, AL.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – June 28, 2019

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Registration is $20 or free with an All-Access Pass Learn More and Register July 23 & 25: Measuring the Effectiveness of Your Communications Work [Two-Part Series] Measuring the effectiveness of your nonprofit communications work is hard. Toups Meatery.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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In honor or another week well done, let’s share some Mixed Links… Marlene Oliveira gives some tips for nonprofit communicators on how to create quality content consistently.

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YOU! Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Communication and Digital Content Manager Global Green USA (Santa Monica, CA). Communications Director Americans for Tax Fairness (Washington, D.C.). Communications Director In Defense of Animals. Communications & Event Coordinator PT The FACES Foundation (Detroit, MI).

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Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Madeline Kronenberg

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Madeline Kronenberg Welcome to the latest installment in our series on the “Day in the Life” of nonprofit communicators! Madeline Kronenberg is the Communications Manager at Dressember Foundation, a non-profit utilizing fashion & creativity to fund anti-trafficking work around the world.