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The Truth behind Nonprofit Marketing Help-Wanteds

Getting Attention

Most Help-Wanteds are Unrealistic. Take this help-wanted for a Communications Coordinator with the Data Quality Campaign. Really? Thanks!

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Online and Mobile: The Potential of Personalized Health Information


Given this type of reality, how do you unlock the potential prowess of personalized health in online and mobile health strategies? ” **.

Online and Mobile: The Potential of Personalized Health Information


Given this type of reality, how do you unlock the potential prowess of personalized health in online and mobile health strategies? ” **.

Your Org’s Personality in Three Words?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

When I ask staff at nonprofits to describe their organization’s public personality, I often get blank stares, or something like “Ummm.

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A simple personal leadership tool for executive directors and fundraisers

Fundraising Coach

Keeping the statistics in percentage form helped keep the focus on the outcomes. This tool helped me in my personal leadership.

Interview Questions to Help You Write Great Donor, Volunteer, and Client Profiles for Your Newsletters

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

What’s your personal philosophy on what should be done about (the Cause)? A great way to do that is to conduct an interview.

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Helping board members tell their nonprofit story

Fundraising Coach

One of the most important tools I've seen is helping board members get comfortable telling their own story. Used by permission. Engage 3. Ask 4.

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Nonprofit Communications Help Wanted – 3 Great Jobs Now Open

Getting Attention

This lucky person is going to be able to learn a lot from Colin, strategic thinker and provocative blogger at 2) Go mobile!

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2 Strategies to Help Your Nonprofit Go Viral

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

They understand that they cannot control the conversation — but they can provide tools and resources that can help frame the conversation.

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Personal, Political, and Professional

Nonprofit Consultant Blog

The common sense advice that is frequently given about social media is to keep your personal and professional identities completely separate. I've generally followed this advice, with separate blogs and distinct Twitter identities for the personal and professional. But, really, what have I got to hide? Oh well. I hope you will join me.

Online Reputation Management, Personal Branding, Digital Footprints and SMM

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

personal branding (red). Once in a while I like to analyze various search trends taking place in my industry. digital footprint (yellow).

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Are you stuck on the fundraising treadmill?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Image by melodramababs on Flickr. Have you ever had this happen to you? You are raising money like crazy. You raise $100,000. You raise $200,000.

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Social Media Can "Help" Build & Promote Your Personal Brand - Part 1

Diva Marketing Blog

Social media can amplify your personal brand, but the presence itself cannot be a substitute for a personal brand. Rajesh Setty.

Social Media Can "Help" Build & Promote Your Personal Brand - Part 2

Diva Marketing Blog

Your Personal Brand. I asked five successful women if they would share their opinions and use of personal "social media" branding.

An introduction to the DISC personality assessment

Fundraising Coach

personality assessment. People love how it helps them not only relate to donors but to their own teams too. components. c) Marc A. Ask 4.

Personal Branding Within The Corporate Workplace

Diva Marketing Blog

There have been volumes written about how to create a “personal brand” including right here on Diva Marketing posted in 2009. What if. What if.

On a personal note: A moment that shaped me

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Because every person on that flight would be remembered for how they lived, not how they died. Steve Jobs said in his exquisite commencement speech: “Remembering that I’ll be dead soon is the most important tool I’ve ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. It was unspeakable. I will never forget it.

[Question Marc] Help! My board wants to do another event!

Fundraising Coach

Dear Marc, Help!! You have to believe the board isn''t trying to kill your team but that they are truly trying to help. My Answer.

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This one trick helped her go from $100K to $300K with her annual event

Wild Woman Fundraising

So my ability to be able to help them work through that, and anybody who’s worked with me will tell you that my style is – I call it OHD.

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CASE STUDY: How MomsRising Uses Hashtags to Help Meet Its Mission

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Can You Point to a Specific Outcome It Has Helped to Produce? Image credit: p/7HCgw9. Here’s what she wrote.

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Fundraisers … Personal Shoppers For Donors

The Agitator

Good fundraisers, whether major gift officers or direct marketers, should insist on selling results … and the emotional satisfaction that donors will get from helping achieve those results, with even more to come. The fundraiser should be the donors’ personal shopper … making sure they get what they’re looking for.

Firing Your Development Director? It’s not you, it’s me!

Wild Woman Fundraising

HELP WANTED – Organizations aren’t finding enough qualified candidates for the jobs. one of my personal pet peeves).

RESOURCE REVIEW: “A Progressive’s Style Guide” Helps Unlock Power of Language to Shape and Change the World

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Used: adolescent, older person, people over… Avoided: childish, middle-aged, the elderly. I am a nonprofit copy writer. Maybe. DISABILITY.

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10 fundraising interview questions to help you succeed in your career

Wild Woman Fundraising

This will help you see if they are an expansion phase, a contraction phase, or a stasis phase with the organization. It really is them. Budgets?

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Help your corporate partners be brainiac cause marketers

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

image via the Sparkologist. As I’ve often written on this blog, human beings are inherently empathetic. That’s powerful stuff for nonprofit marketers.

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Donor Psychology: Do you know what really makes your supporters feel good?


I’ll give you a hint, it probably has very little to do with charts and statistics about impact and more to do with something personal.

8 Ways Social Media Is Directly Helping the Victims of Typhoon Haiyan

J Campbell Social Marketing

1) People posted calls for help and responses to these calls. Most likely you heard something about this tragedy via social media.

Do you need help planning a #GivingTuesday campaign?

J Campbell Social Marketing

I can help you. NOTE: I can only offer this service to five organizations – I am only one person, after all! Right? Glad you asked!

On a personal note: In support of leaning in

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

This week, I published a personal post on my LinkedIn blog. Easy for you to say, Sheryl: You are privileged and so leaning in works for you (you have lots of help). I thought I’d share it here. I was asked by LinkedIn to post on the theme of “my best career mistake.” ” You can view the original post here. Shame.

How personal should your social media be?

Fundraising Coach

It amazes me that this one person thought I’d notice his unfollowing me. Social media needs to be personal. It is “social&#

[Guest Post] Helping board members maximize fundraising effort

Fundraising Coach

Reaching Out: The Personal Touch. This will tell you (relative to others) how connected this person is. Brilliant! Here it is! Engage 3.

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Managing Your Brand & Personal Social Media "Friends"

Diva Marketing Blog

Facebook, Twitter and even Google+ began life helping people connect to family and friends. But what about the personal side?

Try this one phrase in your next appeal

Wild Woman Fundraising

Even a penny will help. ” Journal of Personality and Social Psychology , 34:599-604. Try this one simple phrase. percent).

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6 tips to help board members work a room

Fundraising Coach

Last night, I was asked for some tips to help my fellow board members with a fundraising dinner on Thursday. So be a person who’ll listen.

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Posting to a Facebook Page Using Your Personal Profile [Video]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Yesterday Kristina shared how to comment on Facebook as your organization as opposed to your personal profile. Find the video here.

Use Audience Personas to Connect & Convert (Case Study)

Getting Attention

Each persona has demographic information that helps make them real for the viewer, including things like age, race, gender and even a name.

Nonprofit fundraising for the one person shop

Fundraising Coach

A few months ago, my colleague Pamela Grow released a new book specifically for nonprofits with a “one person” fundraising shop.

Help Attack! Has Battle Plan for Cause Marketing

Selfish Giving

One of these people was David Neff , COO at Help Attack! As David explained, the premise behind Help Attack! But with Help Attack!

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Social Media Can "Help" Build & Promote Your Personal Brand - Part 3

Diva Marketing Blog

Remember your personal brand will evolve over time. I think that Facebook is more personal than the other three platforms.

What does an LGBTQ nonprofit organization do?

Wild Woman Fundraising

So how do you help explain to people what each different organization does? So an FtoM person needs a place to go. Harvey Milk. Were you?