Flat Earth Fundraising: Lessons From Italy & Greece

The Agitator

Not only in the political circles of Greece and Italy and in Washington, D.C. Permit me a personal essay, please. The reason your 401(k) is turning into a 101(k) is because politicians don’t understand numbers. Numbers that reflect the reality of too much bank leverage … too much spending … too little revenue. This has nothing to do with ideology. It’s just math. Innumerate’ is the term for folks who simply don’t understand, or more probably, refuse to understand or be bothered by math.

Do you know a Graduate with no future? What is up with these protests?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Then you’ve probably heard about the riots in Egypt, in Spain, in Denmark, in Greece, in France, and other places too. Greece Protests. When I see those protests in London, Paris or Greece, I think, “My little brother, if he was a bit more politically aware, could be there.

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Q: How can you be more persuasive for your cause?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Fundraising Leadership Speaking 450-380 BC ancient greece ancient greeks athens. Gorgias. Learn from others who were persuasive, like Gorgias. Who is Gorgias? Someone influenced by Empedocles (a pluralist), whose teacher was Parmenides (a monist).

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#Social Networks: Google+ vs. Facebook – Let The Debates Begin!

Non Profit Marketing 360

Facebook is just “too big to fail&# (Poor Greece has not received ‘Too Big…’ status, and therefore must be doomed to collapse). Communications Events Facebook Media Review News and Current Affairs Opinion Reviews Social Media Software Review Technology Web and Print communication Google Greece LinkedIn Microsoft Skype Social networkWere you invited?

Meet the EveryAction Team 2018

EveryAction

A: My roommate and I are going on a backpacking trip through Greece next week! At EveryAction we’re on a mission to provide nonprofits with best-in-class fundraising, engagement, and advocacy tools, but we like to think that we’re a pretty fun place to work, too. We strive to promote a healthy work life balance, that’s why our team hosts things like “social fridays”, team yoga classes, company-wide bake-offs, and other activities to de-stress.

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Get More Video Views & Shares: #501TechNYC (Part 2)

Getting Attention

Cathe’s latest video (at top) features actor and activist Mandy Patinkin standing with IRC aid workers in Greece to welcome families fleeing Syria and other war-torn countries for a better life. Read Part One.

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Why do you have to choose a specialization?

Wild Woman Fundraising

In Greece a man who wished to be considered prominent was obliged to stand out in practically every department: as a musician or an orator, and equality as a general and a boxer. Sometimes, when people ask me what I do, I get a little nervous. I make art. I write poetry. I have a business.

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Sheroes You Should Know: Inspiring Stories for #WomensHistoryMonth

EveryAction

She took an active role in the independence movement aimed at relinquishing Ottoman rule over Greec e, investing her own fortune into securing arms, ships, and otherwise equipping the soldiers under her command. she·ro (pl. sheroes) : a woman regarded as a hero.

Back to the Future of Philanthropy

Nonprofit Consultant Blog

at the end of the 19th century by the Rockefellers, Carnegies, et al, but, indeed, the concept of philanthropy goes back to ancient Greece, meaning "love of humanity," and encompasses the giving of time, heart, and soul, as well as currency.

Do you want to know who REALLY has cause fatigue?

Wild Woman Fundraising

It’s happening in Greece. What’s up? Do you ever feel like a cog in a wheel? Push fundraiser, money comes out? Recently, Seth Godin wrote on his blog, “The factory-mindset encourages every worker to protect his time and his effort.

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Continuing Education for Cause Marketers

Cause Related Marketing

But in its place I’ve become an inveterate history buff, with a special interest in the ancient world… the Sumerians, Egypt, Greece and Rome, early European history, etc. What do you do, as a cause marketer, to keep learning?

You may have noticed…

Wild Woman Fundraising

It is the presence of large numbers of déclassé intellectuals that makes the uprisings in Spain, Egypt, Greece and finally the United States threatening to the overlords at Goldman Sachs, ExxonMobil and JPMorgan Chase. that my blog posts have gotten a little more. political in the last year.

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How You Self-Educate Will Determine Your Success as a Cause Marketer

Cause Related Marketing

But in its place I’ve become an inveterate history buff, with a special interest in the ancient world… the Sumerians, Egypt, Greece and Rome, early European history, etc. How do you, my fellow cause marketers, keep learning? How you answer the question of self-education determines things like: how successful your cause marketing campaigns are, indeed, how successful you are; your income and your lifespan. Researchers have even shown a correlation between happiness and education.

10 Reasons Why You Should Take My Public Speaking Course

Selfish Giving

The advice has been around since Ancient Greece 2,500 years ago. Over the past few months I’ve delivered and listened to a lot of speeches, especially at Blogworld Expo last month. I heard some good ones and some not so good ones.

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