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Wild Woman Fundraising

Now institutions like Bard College charge “What the market will bear,” namely $50,000 a year, so students come out a quarter million dollars in debt. I wasn’t put here to increase market share. that my blog posts have gotten a little more. political in the last year.

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6 Reasons Your Nonprofit May Not Be Ready For Social Media

J Campbell Social Marketing

Here are 6 reasons that your nonprofit may not be ready for social media. You may not be ready for social media if you don’t want to open up conversations and build authentic relationships with your community online.

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#LaughRiot May 18th! Are you laughing today?

Wild Woman Fundraising

I wasn’t put here on earth to increase market share. Charles Eisenstein, Adbusters, May/June 2012, Vol 20. Adbusters called for a laughriot on may 18th. LaughRiot May 18th! originally appeared on Wild Woman Fundraising on May 18, 2012. Uncategorized 18 may adbusters charles eisenstein laughriot mai 18 mazarine treyzLooking out on the withered American Dream, many of us feel a deep sense of betrayal.

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Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—May 18, 2012

Getting Attention

Please post your nonprofit marketing position here —FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. . 1) Chief Marketing Officer and. Director of PR and Digital Marketing. 5) Digital and Online Marketing Manager. Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—May 11, 2012.

May 18th Webinar: How to get Mega-Sponsorships!

Wild Woman Fundraising

I did a webinar on May 5th for CharityHowTo , and it was SO POPULAR that I thought I’d offer it again here, for you! Wednesday May 18th. Before I forget! I’m going to be on National Radio this Saturday! Tune in!

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – May 13, 2011

Getting Attention

Thanks for sharing your positive responses on the value of these nonprofit-marketing-specific job postings. Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. 11) Web Marketing Intern , Oceana , (New York, NY).

Why you may need to reboot

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

In Ctrl Alt Delete Mitch Joel issues a wake-up call for those that may find themselves lost in a rapidly evolving landscape of technology, media, and marketing. If you’re only broadcasting messages focused on your organization’s needs, you may need a reboot.

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – May 27, 2011

Getting Attention

Thanks for sharing your positive responses on the value of these nonprofit-marketing-specific job postings. Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. 6) Director, Social Marketing , RARE , (Arlington, VA).

What’s Up in May

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

That means you’ll have May, June, July AND August to take part in live webinars, listen to webinar recordings and download all of my e-books for one low price. But remember, this offer expires this Friday, May 4th so hurry!

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Change! Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

Communications/Online Marketing Manager ACLU (New York, NY). Digital Marketing Manager KIVA (San Francisco, CA). Direct Response Marketing Officer Women for Women International (Washington, DC). Director Of Marketing And Communications Tacoma Community College (Tacoma, WA).

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Life-Changing Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

Associate Web Producer , Director of Marketing and Creative Services , Marketing Manager & Multimedia Associate Clinton Foundation (New York, NY). Communications and Marketing Coordinator The Temple (Atlanta, GA). Marketing Manager Hebrew Free Loan (San Francisco, CA).

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Social Recruiting: New, Necessary and May Be Critical to Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Where will your organization find its next communications, marketing, or development director? found that 42% of nonprofits are planning to hire staff, from program services staff to marketing, from fundraising to IT. For those engaged in nonprofit marketing, it’s noteworthy that fundraising and communication staff rank high in both need and difficulty to recruit. Looking for someone who has experience using Facebook and YouTube as marketing tools? Geri Stengel.

Deliver this Budget to Drive Marketing Impact: Comms Plan Pt1

Getting Attention

The hands-down, most hated and most frequently-avoided marketing task is budgeting. You’ll learn the value a budget brings to your work as it translates the actions outlined in your marketing plan into expense. That’s my marketing plan and what I use to create my budget.

3 Barriers to Integrated Marketing Success

Getting Attention

Welcome to guest blogger Joleen Ong, who is the Marketing & Publications Director at NTEN —the community of nonprofit professionals who put technology to work for their causes. Successful integrated marketing goes beyond the communications products you put out there in the world.

The Truth behind Nonprofit Marketing Help-Wanteds

Getting Attention

In response to this increasingly varied (fragmented, you could say) range of nonprofit marketing and communications roles, I’m inspired to dig into these help-wanted calls to action—assessing the range of skills, personal qualities and experience called for; and their relationship with reality.

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Using Data Well Tops 2016 Nonprofit Marketing Priorities

Getting Attention

I relish the roll out of trends at the end of each year, digesting them in the context of what’s working for our clients and passing on what matters most to nonprofit marketers. Marketers like us will continue to struggle to share it, interpret it, and put it to work in a productive way.

Starbucks Mobile Payments May Give Cause Marketing a Jolt

Selfish Giving

Starbucks partnership with Product Red put cause marketing on display like no other brand ever did, including the Gap and Apple , and drove the popularity of cause marketing to new heights. This would be great for cause marketing in several ways.

Still-Time Summer Marketing Sizzlers

Getting Attention

And they adjust how they cultivate a sense of urgency during the lazy days of summer. —Lauren Giradin, Marketing and Communications Consultant. Like this! —Lauren Giradin, Marketing and Communications Consultant. Part 1. Dig in a.s.a.p.

Marketing is Killing Fundraising. Seriously???

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Some fundraising bloggers/consultants have discovered a terrifying new boogeyman – the work of nonprofit marketing directors! Yep, nonprofit marketing and branding are apparently killing fundraising. “Marketing takes your organization the WRONG WAY.”

Marketing Fundraising Events: The Ultimate Checklist

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Use these tips from Kerri Moore, Director of Marketing at Booster to get the word out. Marketing your fundraising event is a necessity to attract attendees. But the marketing process can feel overwhelming, especially since every detail matters when it comes to receiving donations.

The Big Difference Between Marketing and Fundraising and Why It’s Important

J Campbell Social Marketing

In my years as a full-time nonprofit employee, I was often a one-woman Marketing, Communications, Development, Outreach, Kitchen Sink department. Not surprisingly (as I am sure this has happened to many of you or may be happening right now) I became burned out and disillusioned with the job.

The Happy Healthy Nonprofit Marketer: Marketing Success from the Inside Out

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I also want to invite you to a FREE webinar they will be presenting for us next Tuesday – The Happy Healthy Marketer: Self-Care for Nonprofit Marketers. To be an effective marketer, you need to start from within.

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You In? Mother’s Day Marketing

Getting Attention

That’s right-things, right-now marketing and I’ve seen some fantastic Mother’s Day models from nonprofits like yours in the last few weeks. Oxfam America even extends the opportunity to May 18, in case Mother’s Day slackers miss the day of!

Who Is Reading Your Blog May Be A Delightful Surprise

Diva Marketing Blog

That's exactly what happened to Diva Marketing. I write about social media marketing, how it impacts branding and can be used to build stronger relationships. As expected marketers pop by and people who are curious about new media. tobydiva Diva Marketing.

5 Easy Hashtags Hacks for Nonprofit Marketers

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

The more I use them, and see the fantastic ways nonprofits use them, the more I’m convinced hashtags are must-have in the nonprofit marketer’s toolkit. You may have the best of intentions on attending a Twitter chat, but let’s face it, you can’t always make it.

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3 Things To Do Instead of Facebook Marketing in 2014

J Campbell Social Marketing

Pretty shocking news for nonprofit organizations, especially those with tiny budgets and small staff capacity, who were led to believe that Facebook represents the holy grail of nonprofit marketing. 3 Things Your Nonprofit Can Do Instead of Facebook Marketing.

Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here. Associate Video Producer , Marketing Graphic Designer, Online Campaign Strategist , Online Campaign Strategist-Latin America , Public Relations Specialist-Bilingual and Web Designer, The Human Society (Gaithersburg, MD). Communications Associate and Marketing & Design Consultant , The Friends Committee on National Legislation (Washington, DC). Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—May 24, 2014.

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10 Ways Nonprofits Can Succeed with Visual Marketing

J Campbell Social Marketing

Visual marketing may seem like a buzzword, but it’s incredibly important in today’s attention economy. What is Visual Marketing? Visual marketing is simply incorporating eye-catching, great visuals into your marketing efforts. photo credit: helgabj via photopin cc.

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The Best of Social Marketing in 2016

Social Marketing and Social Change

What are some of the best papers published in social marketing this past year? This list of 10 represent the best work I came across in journals outside of the social marketing journals - Journal of Social Marketing and Social Marketing Quarterly.

Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job?—Monday Matters!

Getting Attention

Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here. Associate Director of Communications & Marketing , GO Project. Director of Communications and Marketing , Developmental Studies Center. Senior Director Product Marketing , United Way of New York City (New York, NY). Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—May 5, 2014. Register here for jobs + nonprofit marketing templates, tools & tips— Getting Attention blog & e-news.

4-Step Escape from Groundhog Day Marketing

Getting Attention

Your marketing doesn’t have to stay stuck either. Instead, turn to comic genius Bill Murray for guidance on breaking out of your same old, same old marketing approach. 4 Steps to Escape from Same Old, Same Old Marketing. There’s no way you’ll boost results, or add in risk or experimentation, if you just keep marketing the way you’re doing it now. But that still may not get you the high sign. via GIPHY.

Science Communication and Social Marketing

Social Marketing and Social Change

Applying marketing to improve communications about social issues is an important part of social marketing for me. And, some times, theories and research in communication have lessons to be learned and applied by social marketers as well.

Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here. Communications and Marketing Manager , SACNAS (Santa Cruz, CA). Direct Mail Account Executive , Direct Mail Account Representative Direct Marketing Internships and Digital Account Associate , Chapman, Cubin Adams & Hussey (Washington DC). Marketing & Communications Manager , The Garrison Institute (Garrison, NY). Marketing Manager , SF-Marin Food Bank (San Francisco, CA).

5 pieces of advice for nonprofit communicators who want to rock their marketing in 2017

J Campbell Social Marketing

This past year was certainly an explosive one for digital marketing and online fundraising. I know, and have seen, that even the smallest nonprofit can rock their online marketing. And what’s the game in nonprofit marketing?

Nonprofit Marketing Team Roles and Tasks – Who Does What?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I am working with two clients, ASPCApro and the Pittsburgh Park Conservancy , who are both looking at the best ways to staff what are essentially content marketing teams, even though the organizations don’t call them that. Oversees major marketing campaigns.

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Join Me—Engage Fundraising Conference— May 9, Philly

Getting Attention

You may be wondering why a marketer like me is so enthused about a fundraising conference but I know that 1) Many of you wear both hats, and even if you don’t 2) fundraising and marketing must be strong partners, and the better you understand the other half, the better you’ll be able to move your supporters to act. Fundraising: Innovations & Research engage fundraising conference fundraising success magazine Nonprofit Communications nonprofit marketing

Connect First—Your Marketing Magic Bullet

Getting Attention

I had a real treat this past Monday, when I guided 400 smart and focused fundraisers to build their marketing skills at the Practical Planned Giving Conference (PPGC). Since marketing is about relationship building—everything you do between asks— connection IS the marketing magic bullet.

How to Solve Any Nonprofit Marketing Problem [New Video]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I hear LOTS of nonprofit marketing problems each year, and sometimes there’s a quick solution. Registration for the current session of the Communications Coaching Program for Executive Directors ends May 29th and the program starts June 1!

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How Much Time Does Social Media Marketing Really Take?

J Campbell Social Marketing

It seems that all too often, uninformed nonprofit Boards and well-meaning but not-tech-savvy Executive Directors simply tack on the words “social media” to the development or marketing person’s job description. The post How Much Time Does Social Media Marketing Really Take?

15 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. Chief Marketing Officer, Malaria No More (Flexible). Marketing & Communications Internships , U.Va. Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—May 13, 2013.