Sun.Jan 22, 2012

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12 digital fundraising trends for 2012 #7 Getting Smarter With Email

Giving in a Digital World

As pressure to deliver on income targets in these increasingly challenging financial times results in a return to getting the fundraising basics right, I hope we’re going to see a shift towards making far better use of email this year – thereby capitalising on what is all too often a sadly under-performing opportunity area.

Career Pitfalls For Fundraisers

The Agitator

Seth Godin posted a rant last week on the US Congress, and offered this list of elected official behaviors to avoid in pursuing any career. Agitator friend Caity Craver thought this wasn’t a bad list for nonprofit fundraisers to think about. In all things, look for money first. Aspire to run systems you don’t understand.

Department of inspiration: 2 causes getting their stories right!

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Today, I want to share two causes that are doing a great job turning their issues into stories. The first example comes from Crisis Control Ministry.