Wed.Jul 13, 2011

Fundraising in World of Abundance

A Small Change

When it comes to fundraising, there are two basic types of people in the world: There are those who see the world as a place of great scarcity, where a limited amount of money and resources are fought over, where one person competes against another for a dollar from a donor or an hour from a volunteer, and where, when one organization receives a donation, it lessens the pool of donations available to all other charities, and….

Telling Your Story Over Time on Twitter and Facebook

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I’m teaching our “ Writing for Facebook and Twitter &# webinar on July 19, 2011. I’ll be sharing tons of tactical tips on writing better tweets, status updates, and other forms of microcontent. But I’ll also share some of the strategy that needs to go into those social media updates.

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Marketing Eating on the Street: Food Trucks

Diva Marketing Blog

I love eating on the street! Really I do. A hip urban "Indie" alternative to a traditional restaurant meal is (literally) hitting the streets. From the City of Angels to Hot'lanta to cities across the United States food trucks are validating our less formal life style with a unique sense of fun.

Want to be More Successful? Stop Focusing on Cause Marketing

Selfish Giving

Lately, I’ve been thinking of two things. First, the role of technology in achieving our goals. Second, what the future will be for my favorite tool for corporate social responsibility, cause marketing. I started thinking about technology when Google + arrived.

#Social Networking: Netflix Losing Control of Social-Network Goodwill

Non Profit Marketing 360

Image via Wikipedia. This author is not a Netflix subscriber.

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Senior Fundraiser On The Planet

The Agitator

We’ve received a great response to our quest — Can You Beat 27 Years? — to find the Senior Fundraiser on the Planet — a fundraiser who has served (lasted?) the longest time at the same charity or nonprofit. Many of the responses — and individual ‘candidates’ — surfaced as Comments to the original post, which you can read here.

#Public Media: Netflix Losing Control of Social-Network Goodwill

Non Profit Marketing 360

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How do you define success?

Marketing for Nonprofits

How do you define success in your personal life? Is it making a million dollars? Growing a great a kid Eradicating malaria Following through on your commitments to family and friends Reconciling with your ex How do you define success in your professional life? Is it being a great boss?