What’s Going on in February

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Kivi Leroux Miller leads this 6-week coaching session where you’ll design and build an editorial calendar for your nonprofit’s communications. Training: Feb 09: What it Takes to be Great: The Top Five Factors of Successful Nonprofit Communications Teams .

Hot Topics in February: Facebook, Inclusive Messaging, Editorial Calendars and More

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Learn how to create an editorial calendar and use it strategically in order to create more effective communications. Learn how you can make your communications more inclusive. Nonprofit Marketing Accelerator -Planning Your Communications: Mastering Your Editorial Calendar in 2018.

Where I am Speaking February – April: Come Say Hi!

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February 12-13, Tampa, FL, UST Annual Meeting (private). February 23, Orlando, FL, SeriousFun Children’s Network Annual Conference. February 29- March 1, Wilmington, NC, QENO Nonprofit Marketing Seminars at UNC Wilmington. Nonprofit Communications

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – February 10, 2012

Getting Attention

1) Assistant Director of Marketing and Communications The Children’s Aid Society (New York, NY). 2) Communications Associate. 3) Communications Director , The Broad Center (Los Angeles, CA). 4) Communications Manager , The Center for Arts Education (New York, NY).

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – February 3, 2012

Getting Attention

1) Associate Director, Partnerships Marketing & Communications. 3) Communications Intern , CNT Energy (Chicago, IL). 4) Communications Associate , Independence Care System (New York, NY). 5) Communications Coordinator , Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (Bethesda, MD).

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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#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Communicators

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February 2 and 10: Nonprofit Annual Reports Donors Will Actually Read. February 4: Marketing Bequests: The Delicate Art of Asking for That Final Gift with Tom Ahern. February 25: Right-Things, Right-Now Marketing: Your One-Page Path to Job Satisfaction and Unequaled Results.

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

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How did I go from college graduate to Senior Development and Communications Officer, to Fundraising consultant? This is exciting! Are you looking for a job at your desk right now?

#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Communicators

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February 2 and 10: Nonprofit Annual Reports Donors Will Actually Read. February 4: Marketing Bequests: The Delicate Art of Asking for That Final Gift with Tom Ahern. February 25: Right-Things, Right-Now Marketing: Your One-Page Path to Job Satisfaction and Unequaled Results.

#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Communicators

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Nancy Schwartz continues to list the hottest nonprofit communications job openings around the country. Submissions are due February 26th and the theme is how you celebrate your cause. Mixed Links Nonprofit Communications Happy Friday!

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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February 9: Nonprofit Q&A Panel: Editorial Planning Meetings (Part of the All-Access Pass Program). February 11: Work Simply: Embracing the Power of your Personal Productivity Style (FREE for everyone). Mixed Links Nonprofit CommunicationsHappy Friday, everyone!

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Opportunity! Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Account Coordinator, Digital Fenton Communications (Washington, DC). Communications Director , Communications Assistant , Communications Associate, Politics & Communications Associate Schusterman Family Foundation (Atlanta, GA).

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Julie Campbell is hosting February’s Nonprofit Blog Carnival and is asking for submissions on creating SMART objectives (SMART stands for specific, measurable, actionable, realistic, and time-bound). Happy Friday, everyone!

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OMG Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Communications Assistant (PT) Pulitzer Arts Foundation (St. Communications Director Center on Policy Initiatives (San Diego, CA). Communications Director America Achieves (Washington, D.C.). Communications and Events Coordinator Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation (San Francisco, CA). Communications and Events Specialist CDISC (Austin, TX). Communications Manager Conservation Impact (Denver, CO).

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Nonprofit Communications Confidential: Unrealistic Expectations

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We’re back with a new Nonprofit Communications Confidential ! My Boss: “I know you are trying to get the 9 million more posts/blogs/press releases/emails done for year-end giving I just gave you, but I’d like to see your press plan for our February event.”

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Justyna Krygowska

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Here’s the latest installment in our series on the “Day in the Life” of nonprofit communicators, where we ask you to describe your day in your own words. Don’t be shy – tell us what you do in a typical day as a nonprofit communications pro. . Justyna Krygowska.

To-Die-For Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Associate Director, Development Communications. Communications Associate Grantmakers for Education (Portland, OR). Communications & Community Outreach Specialist Historic Ford Estates (Grosse Point, MI). Communications Manager Water Policy Center—Institute of California.

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Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Kirsten McIlvenna

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Here’s the latest installment in our series on the “Day in the Life” of nonprofit communicators, where we ask you to describe your day in your own words. Don’t be shy – tell us what you do in a typical day as a nonprofit communications pro. . Kirsten McIlvenna.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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There are categories for different size organizations and submissions are open until February 29th. The Nonprofit Blog Carnival is taking submissions for the February edition. ” Write your blog post and submit it to Marc by February 27th.

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Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Heather Svoboda

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Tell us what you do in a typical day as a nonprofit communications pro. Heather Svoboda is the communications and development manager at the Cat Adoption Team (CAT). Tell us what you do in a typical day as a nonprofit communications pro. Heather Svoboda.

Change It Up? Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Assistant Communications Manager Montefiore (Bronx, NY). Assistant Director, Marketing & Communications Arnold P. Associate Director, Communications and PR Concern Worldwide (New York, NY). Communications Assistant National Meteorological Society (Boston, MA). Communications Assistant The Painted Turtle (Santa Monica, CA). Communications Coordinator Girls Scouts of Eastern Missouri (St. Communications Director Freshwater Trust (Portland, OR).

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Nancy Schwartz is hosting The 4 Keys to Pitch-Perfect Messaging on February 7 at 1:00 p.m. Mixed Links Nonprofit CommunicationsHappy Friday! Join me for some Mixed Links. Let’s start with some free webinars.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Katya Andresen’s been doing an interesting series of blog posts on the book, The Science of Giving, and its implications for how you communicate with donors. I’m doing my webinar on Thank You Letters That Will Inspire Future Gifts on February 3.).

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Welcome to this week’s edition of Mixed Links, our weekly roundup of good stuff for nonprofit communicators. The Innogive Conference, co-hosted by NTEN, on March 16 in Washington, DC focuses on mobile giving, one of the most talked about fundraising and communications tools.

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10 Donations. 3 Thank-Yous. 7 Failures to Communicate.

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The point of this experiment is to see what kind of communications response I get in return for unsolicited donations to national charities. This does not include the automated email receipt that I get from the payment processor; I’m looking for communication from the charity directly.

Mixed Links on Nonprofit Marketing and Communications

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February’s Nonprofit Blog Carnival is up! On Monday, I’m teaching Essential Tactics for Better Email Fundraising and Communications at CharityHowTo and on Tuesday, it’s How to Turn Your Whole Staff and Board into an Effective Marketing Team at Nonprofit Marketing Guide.com.

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CALM not BUSY Book: It’s the Top New Release on Amazon

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Yesterday CALM not BUSY: How to Manage Your Nonprofit’s Communications for Great Results became available on Amazon in both paperback and Kindle versions. The post CALM not BUSY Book: It’s the Top New Release on Amazon appeared first on Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog.

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Your Editorial Calendar Should Accommodate the Important AND the Urgent

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A good editorial planning process acknowledges this fact: You must simultaneously plan for and communicate your most important, strategic content AND make room for the urgent, timely content that will always pop up at the last minute. Editorial Calendars Nonprofit Communications

How to Use Trello for Your Editorial Calendar [Video]

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It starts February 8, 2016. Editorial Calendars Nonprofit CommunicationsHere’s our third video in this week’s series on editorial calendars for nonprofits. See the earlier videos on using Excel and Google Calendars for editorial calendars and using Asana.

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17 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Take It Forward Tuesday

Getting Attention

Communications & Marketing Coordinator , The Ontario Non-Profit Housing Association (Ontario, Canada). Communications & Marketing Manager , The Cheetah Conservation Fund (Alexandria, VA). Director of Marketing & Communications , Hire Minds (Boston, MA).

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Everything You Need to Know About Editorial Calendars in 2018

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Well, I hope not because editorial planning is a BIG key to effective nonprofit communications: Nonprofits with effective communications are three times as likely to use an editorial calendar as those who say their communications are ineffective (2018 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report).

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ up Monday

Getting Attention

Chief Communications Officer , Flamboyan Foundation. Communications Associate , Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation (Sheffield, MA). Communications & Program Manager , High Meadows Institute (Boston, MA). Director of Strategic Communications , Echoing Green (New York, NY).

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3 Reasons to Invest in Your Monthly Giving Program

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Join me tomorrow, February 25 @ 1 pm ET, for a brand new, Pass Holder-only webinar on how to launch, improve and accelerate your online sustainer program. Nonprofit CommunicationsHow many of your donors came back last year? Do you know?

Great Opportunities for Nonprofit Marketers: Friday Futures

Getting Attention

Associate Director of Communications , SeriousFun Children’s Network (New York, NY). Chief of Development, Communications and Public Affairs , Child Care Aware of America (Arlington, VA). Communications & Design Assistant (Part-time) , Mariposa Food Co-op (Philadelphia, PA).

Great Marketing Jobs in Nonprofit Orgs

Getting Attention

Communications Associate The Partnership for Palliative Care (New York, NY). Communications Director The American Federation of Musicians (New York, NY). Communications Manager America Achieves (Washington, DC). Communications Manager Oceana (Washington, DC).

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Editorial Calendars: Who Uses What

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In our work with nonprofit communications directors, we’ve discovered that some people love editorial calendars in spreadsheets, and others despise them. Nonprofit Communications Publication Management editorial calendars

Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job—Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Communications & Marketing Coordinator , The Temple (Atlanta, GA). Communications Coordinator , NORC at the University of Chicago (Chicago, IL). Communications Director , Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut (New London, CT). Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—February 18, 2014.

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Editorial Calendars Increase Effectiveness – Learn How to Master Yours

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You have too much content to create, too many communications channels to manage and too little time for any of it, right? Throw shade at friends in corporate communications who also complain but who make three times what you do. From February 8 – March 15, we’ll help you.

Planning Your Editorial Calendar This Year

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Our Trends Report research shows that nonprofits with effective communications are three times as likely to use an editorial calendar as those who say their communications are ineffective. It’s time to own your job and get a grip on your communications plan.

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Different Ways to Design an Editorial Calendar – Group Project!

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Below I am giving you fake content for an editorial calendar including frequency, communications channels, topics, and dates (the basic required stuff I’d like everyone to include). Please create a monthly editorial calendar using February 2016 as your base month for consistency. .

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