Goal, Motivation, Conflict

Wild Woman Fundraising

How do you know if your nonprofit story is any good? How can you make it better? Well, first of all, Check out Goal, Motivation, Conflict. Mazarine with Goal, Motivation, Conflict. So, what’s a principle of Goal? A goal is what your character wants.

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How to build trust

Wild Woman Fundraising

Marc, you are also a Franklin Covey certified coach and that you are interested in the subject of trust and how to build trust at organizations. How does lack of trust filter through relationships in a nonprofit? Finally she got him to leave. I wanted to hire for fit.

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How to Create Your Professional Development Plan

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Forge Your Path to Success with a Professional Development Plan. Join us this Thursday for our next BUDGET-FRIENDLY webinar: For Nonprofit Communications Staff Only: How to Create Your Professional Development Plan. How to Rate Your Own Skills. How to Set Goals.

Get Your Dream Job

Wild Woman Fundraising

Did you ever wish someone had taught you in high school how to interview, apply for jobs, and succeed in your first 90 days of a job? Mistakes that I cringe to think about now. And I want to keep you from making the mistakes I made. Consulting to gain experience.

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How To Use Facebook’s Free Fundraising Tools on #GivingTuesday

J Campbell Social Marketing

On November 28th, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation are matching up to $2 million in funds raised on Facebook for U.S-based Before and after #GivingTuesday, charitable organizations that have signed up to use Facebook’s fundraising tools will pay a 5% fee.).

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How to organize your fundraising job search like a pro with Phil Gerard

Wild Woman Fundraising

This is Mazarine Treyz of Wild Woman Fundraising, and today I am so excited to be interviewing Phil Gerard for our Fundraising Career Conference 2016. Phil will be speaking about how to structure and organization your fundraising job search. Here’s how I met Phil.

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How to Set Nonprofit Marketing Goals that Build Your Impact & Satisfaction

Getting Attention

Learn How to. Set the Big-Picture Marketing Goals that. Take You Where You Want to Go! And worse, you don’t know where to start to fix it. So we’ve decided to show you exactly where to start, with setting your goals, in this free 30-minute webinar.

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How to Drive Donations for Your Nonprofit Using Facebook Live

J Campbell Social Marketing

While Facebook continues to roll out News Feed changes at an alarming pace, one vital feature not only seems to be insulated from declining reach, but also increasing in popularity – Facebook fundraising. For example, my friend was raising money to celebrate her birthday.

Craft Calls to Action That Get You to Goal

Getting Attention

Your audiences so often see nonprofit campaigns that lack any call to action so, no matter how compelling the issue or message, that they have no idea how to get involved. Learn what’s likely to be acted on, before you ask. These are your calls to action.

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How to Set a #GivingTuesday Goal

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

This annual day of generosity continues to grow, and we expect this year’s event to be even bigger. Here are a few other important goals that you may want to work into your plan: Number of donors. Another way to plan your overall donation goal by using a giving pyramid.

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How to make a splash! Marketing Your Nonprofit Educational Programs

Wild Woman Fundraising

I’ve never told anyone about this before… I’m about to share a secret that can help keep your association in the black. What can you do to help your association succeed, and how can you get more people to take your fantastic educational programs?

Are you wondering how to attain mastery in fundraising?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Throughout this book there are stories about how people overcame incredible odds to attain mastery. They did it by seeking out mentors, by learning about human nature, by devoting themselves to one area of research, and taking risks. So I tried to distract myself.

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Reader Questions: How to retain association members?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Recently I was asking around to other Wild Women Fundraisers, and asking them, “ What do you want to learn about, NOW? “I would like to learn more about evaluating ROI for our association members. And it’s hard to figure out what they want.

Should We Release a Statement? How to Decide

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

When should your nonprofit release a statement to the news media? Charities have been asking this question with increased frequency in light of a dizzying array of controversial news items that have a clear connection to the nonprofit world. Do you have something meaningful to say?

Is your fundraiser screwing up? What to do

Wild Woman Fundraising

You want to support them to do well. First, how are you managing them? When your fundraiser has a problem, here’s how to hear it. 7 Things to do when your fundraiser is not performing. – Say it face to face, one on one.

How to Run a Great Text Giving Campaign

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

If you are thinking of starting a text giving campaign, Abby Jarvis of Qgiv is here today to share some tips on how to make it successful. As phones become more ubiquitous, nonprofits are experimenting with different ways to engage donors on their mobile devices.

How to Create a 90-Day Nonprofit Online Marketing Plan (Without Spending Hours On Social Media)

J Campbell Social Marketing

Anxiety about staying up-to-date with all the different technology platforms, posting to social media every week, updating the website, writing the email newsletter… that’s enough to keep a busy nonprofit practitioner up at night. What do you hope to achieve here?

12 Tips on How to be a Good Nonprofit Leader: Shackleton Style!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Take these tools and learn how you will be when you are executive director, or board chair, or president. Think about how you would change what is currently happening if no good model is right in front of you. How can you be a good nonprofit leader? Leaders are willing to venture in new directions, seize new opportunities, and learn new skills. Leaders broaden cultural and social horizons and learn to see things from different perspectives.

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How to find 90 donors in the next month

Wild Woman Fundraising

This is your last chance to get a $20 discount on this course this year! Go here to get started. How did we do it? I would like to share how we did it. Go here to get your discount now. So how do you find more givers? When to email and mail your list?

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How to make every donor want to give to you

Wild Woman Fundraising

Recently I was reading Marie Forleo’s How to Make Every Man Want You. So I wanted to see what the fuss was about. Just go out to have fun.” Because you’re here to have fun!” ” So I took that to heart. Is that a too lofty goal?

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How to Create and Use a Nonprofit Social Media Calendar [with template]

J Campbell Social Marketing

Between answering emails, making phone calls to supporters, editing the annual appeal letter and coordinating fundraising events, who has time to maintain more than one social media site? The answer to managing it all lies in one word – scheduling!

How to Better Engage Your Followers on Social Media

J Campbell Social Marketing

What prompts followers of your company to share content that you post on social media? Some people just like a product and they want to share that insider-y knowledge with others. Some like a cause and want to promote it with their friends or their followers. Click To Enlarge.

I am learning how to write. How about you?

Wild Woman Fundraising

I am always learning how to write. It does get easier, but there’s always another mountain to climb. For right now, for example, I feel like I’ve got appeal letters nailed, but I’m learning how to write a screenplay. This is hard enough to do.

Why Visitors Abandon Your Website (And How to Fix It)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

There, in the demographic data, lay a discovery: visitors over the age of 55 were half as likely to come back to the site than those in any other age range. When we began to unpack this problem and try to understand what factors were actually causing it, we quickly narrowed it down.

TODAY-How to Set Marketing Goals that Increase Impact – Free Webinar – 3 ET, Noon PT

Getting Attention

Learn How to. Set the Big-Picture Marketing Goals that. Take You Where You Want to Go! And worse, you don’t know where to start to fix it. You’re frustrated by how hard you’re working without generating the results you expect, and that your organization needs. So we’ve decided to show you exactly where to start, with setting your goals, in today’s free 30-minute webinar. Join Kivi and Me for this Free Webinar.

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Do you trust your executive director?

Wild Woman Fundraising

My boss didn’t seem to trust me. According to J. Berkshire at The Chronicle of Philanthropy, 50% of fundraisers in top jobs want to quit, because of their relationship with their boss. How can you gain people’s trust? Allow people to make decisions.

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Why some people rise in fundraising

Wild Woman Fundraising

Check out the first post in this series, all about how to get that fundraising job ! And if you’d like to learn even more about moving on up in fundraising, then join us at the Fundraising Career Conference, April 17, 19 and 21st, 2017. Want to get a bigger salary ?

Are You Raising Money for Your Library?

Wild Woman Fundraising

How do you raise money for your library? How do you start to raise money for the library? How do people view you? If you don’t know, you need to survey people. Now start to think about how people interact with the library.

Do you have bad boundaries?

Wild Woman Fundraising

This is Mazarine Treyz of Wild Woman Fundraising, and I am very, very happy to introduce to you today Sheena Greer of Colludo. Well, I have a couple questions for you because this next year at the career conference, we’re going to dive deeper into boundaries.

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How to Market Text-to-Give to Your Donors

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

This week he’s back to show you how to market your mobile fundraising campaign. Text-to-give technology gives you the best of both worlds: effectiveness and efficiency. Mobile fundraising and text-to-give technology can accomplish multiple feats in one fell swoop!

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How to create a monthly giving program.

A Small Change

Terrific follow up post on the ‘how to’ of monthly giving from our friend Josh Collier at Tacoma YFC : Okay, you’re sold, monthly giving should be more than an option on a response card. Would love to hear the names of some of your monthly giving programs?

How to Set the Big-Picture Marketing Goals that Get You Where You Want to Go

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Goals are what you want to achieve. Complete the sentence: "We want to." " And goals are where you need to start your marketing planning, as each step of the planning process is shaped to take you there - where you want to go. Here's How to Start: Begin by articulating your main organizational goal or how you'll actualize your mission. List no more than two organizational goals.

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How to Choose the Right Online Communications Platforms for A Small Nonprofit

J Campbell Social Marketing

One of the most frequent problems I see recurring in small nonprofits is this: With all the online tools out there – websites, blogs, email software, social media sites, review sites – how can a small nonprofit know which ones to prioritize? Start with Goals. Move to Strategies.

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Online Awareness Campaigns for Your Nonprofit – What Works and How to Do It!

J Campbell Social Marketing

To cut through the clutter and get your message heard on digital channels, especially social media, can seem like a Herculean feat. Using their examples, we detailed each step necessary to run a successful online awareness and marketing campaign for nonprofits of any size.

How to Do Better in 2018

Ann Green

I just returned from my family’s annual trip to Florida. If things didn’t go so well last year, here are a few ways to help you do better. Take a look back at 2017 to see what worked and what didn’t in your fundraising and communications. A Guide to Donor Retention.

How to Build a Fundraising Tribe for #GivingTuesday

J Campbell Social Marketing

Thanksgiving holiday, and is a way to inspire people to focus on a spirit of giving following the crazy commercialism of their Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping sprees. First things first, you need to give your tribe a reason to feel connected to your campaign.

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Monthly Giving Part 2- Setting Goals and Getting Started

The Agitator

My intention in this series is not to provide a detailed “how to” for building a monthly giving program. Rather, the goal is to point you to resources I believe will prove of help and value. Setting Goals.

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How to make your fundraising team a success

Wild Woman Fundraising

After you’ve gotten a fundraising job , and moved on up, gotten that raise and done some work life balance , HOW DO YOU BECOME A GOOD MANAGER? All of the sessions will be recorded, so you can listen to them over and over again. How do you manage a fundraising team successfully?

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How to Plan a Multichannel Fundraising Campaign

Ann Green

This is the busiest time of the year for most organizations and you need to plan carefully. If you just send one fundraising letter and then wait for the donations to pour in, you’re in for a rude awakening. Some donors may respond to your direct mail piece but donate online.

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Free Webinar on Setting Your Marketing Goals

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Join Nancy Schwartz and me for a free webinar on setting your marketing goals. When Nancy Schwartz and I first put our heads together on how to team up to help nonprofits strengthen their marketing impact, marketing planning was at the top of our list.

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