Median Salaries for Nonprofit Communications Directors

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Curious if your salary as a nonprofit communications director is in line with what others are making? There’s a huge range depending on the size of your nonprofit and where you live. nonprofit communications directors in the 2019 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – October 4, 2019

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Despite the weather still feeling like summer where I live, I have pushed through the heat to bring you the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising. Nonprofit Training Opportunities for You. Town Branch Distillery. Lexington, KY.

Objectives for Your Nonprofit Communications Plan

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In previous posts, I’ve shared with you the twelve most common nonprofit marketing and communications goals and the twelve most common nonprofit marketing and communications strategies. Today let’s talk about the types of objectives you should have in your communications plan. That said, SMART is not really enough guidance on what a nonprofit communications team should consider an objective.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – September 27, 2019

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Are you ready for the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising? It’s time for Mixed Links… Rachel Muir visits Bloomerang to show you How to Survive Nonprofit Founder’s Syndrome. Kris’ house. Auburn, AL.

Nonprofit Communications Confidential: Receptionists

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You might also find yourself in this situation, shared with us by a nonprofit communicator through our newest spin on our Day in the Life blog series. Share it with us below: Loading… Day in the Life Nonprofit Communications

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – September 13, 2019

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Nothing spooky about the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising though! The Nonprofit Alliance shares 13 fundraising mistakes to avoid. Find out How to attract the best volunteers for your nonprofit. Asheville, NC.

Nonprofit Communications Confidential: Bosses

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We’ll probably tackle the subject of bosses a few times in Nonprofit Communications Confidential ! Read Kivi’s post from last week, The Delinquents and Fusterclucks of Nonprofit Marketing , to see what we are working on to help you out with these situations.

2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

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We’ve officially released the 2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report and infographic. Nonprofit Communications Trends 2015 communications marketing nonprofit trends It’s here!

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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For those needing some inspiration today, watch these Five TED Talks for Nonprofit Professionals. Then learn more about Facebook’s Fundraising Tools in Nonprofits! Nonprofit Training. Mixed Links Nonprofit CommunicationsPlonk, Missoula, MT.

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Highlight what you do to a new audience on Instagram by taking the Nonprofit Baton. Nonprofit Training. October 20: Nonprofit Q&A Panel: Branding and Graphic Design. October 25: The Happy Healthy Marketer: Self-Care for Nonprofit Marketers (FREE!).

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – #19NTC Edition

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New Orleans, LA Sadly I am not at the Nonprofit Technology Conference in Portland this year. Today’s Mixed Links is a special round up of communications and marketing breakout sessions from this year’s conference. Meril’s.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – September 20, 2019

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I have had a very long week and am ready to kick off the weekend with the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising. This week we talk blogs, nonprofit data security, making your day a little better, and more. New Orleans, LA.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Upcoming Events for Nonprofit Communicators. May 10: The 6 Problems That Plague Nonprofit Content…and How to Solve Them with Peter Panepento. May 17: What Communications Leadership Looks Like with Kivi Leroux Miller. Mixed Links Nonprofit Communications

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While normally everyone is telling you how awesome it is to be on social media, Nonprofit Tech for Good shares 12 Not-So-Great Realities About Nonprofits and Social Media. Beth Kanter asks Do You Work for A Nonprofit That Promotes A Culture of Wellbeing in the Workplace?

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Try these 33 Things Nonprofit Boards Can Discuss (When No Strategic Plan Is In Place) from Jay Love at Bloomerang. In other (not very surprising) board news, Nonprofit Boards Don’t Resemble Rest of America. Nonprofit Training. Mixed Links Nonprofit Communications

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Check out Sandy Rees’ 10 Tips for Rocking Your Next Nonprofit Speaking Gig. Classy shares 4 Steps to Better Nonprofit Infographics. Julia Claire Campbell walks you though How to Do Social Media Spring Cleaning at Your Nonprofit. Nonprofit Training.

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Hello, awesome nonprofit communicators out there! Kivi’s latest book CALM not BUSY: How to Manage Your Nonprofit’s Communications for Great Results is now available on Amazon in both paperback and Kindle versions. Nonprofit Training. Asheville, NC.

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Upcoming Events for Nonprofit Communicators. May 17: What Communications Leadership Looks Like with Kivi Leroux Miller. May 23 & 30: Transform Your Boundaries and Get Better Results: CALM Coaching for Nonprofit Communicators with Sarri Gilman.

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Beth Kanter talks about Facebook Usage Declines: What Does It Mean for Your Nonprofit’s Digital Strategy? And if you apply for grants, you’ll appreciate the Answers on Grant Proposals if Nonprofits Were Brutally Honest with Funders from Vu Le. Nonprofit Training.

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How Can Nonprofits Communicate to Two Americas?

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At Nonprofit Marketing Guide, we are all about helping communications directors do the best job possible for their organizations and to do the work with purpose, enthusiasm, and integrity. As nonprofit communicators, we cannot ignore the tumultuous political times we live in.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – May 24, 2019

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Sit back and relax as we wind down the week with the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising. It’s time for Mixed Links… Scott Westcott shares 3 Ways to Help Your Leader Communicate Authentically.

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Kyle McClure talks about Letting Your Nonprofit Vision Statement Guide Management. Beth Kanter hosts Firespring CEO, Jay Wilkinson, for Your Nonprofit’s Culture: By Design or by Default? Nonprofit Training. Nonprofit CommunicationsThe Bombay Club. New Orleans, LA.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Join me, as we take a look at some good stuff from around the web on nonprofit communications and more… John Haydon talks about Features Versus Benefits in nonprofit communications. EveryAction has created a Nonprofit Donor Persona Template you can download.

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Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Jennifer Peifer

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Jennifer Peifer Welcome to the latest installment in our series on the “Day in the Life” of nonprofit communicators! Jennifer Peifer has worked in nonprofit communications for close to 20 years.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Find out Why Your Nonprofit Should Retweet Its Own Tweets – and How to Do It. TalentDesk gives us the 2018 Best Nonprofits to Work For using data from Glassdoor on salary and employee satisfaction and Charity Navigator’s organization accountability ratings. The Bombay Club.

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In honor or another week well done, let’s share some Mixed Links… Marlene Oliveira gives some tips for nonprofit communicators on how to create quality content consistently. Nonprofit Training.

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Sarah Durham answers the question How Can Nonprofits Use Photography Well? on The Smart Communications Podcast. Bob Albrecht talks about Algorithms: Put the Social Back in Nonprofit Social Media for the Nonprofit Times. Upcoming Events for Nonprofit Communicators.

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Kivi is presenting it for PRSA’s Nonprofit Section on March 29 and you can attend free, even if you aren’t a member. Find out how to Hone Your Craft: The Art of Nonprofit Storytelling. Nonprofit Training. Mixed Links Nonprofit CommunicationsThe Hound.

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If you’re an ED or want your ED to be a voice on social media, learn How Nonprofit CEOs Can Leverage Twitter and Instagram. Nonprofit Training. Mar 22: Inclusive Conversations: How to Talk to Your Boss (or Co-Workers) about Offensive Communications with Antionette Kerr.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – September 6, 2019

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Hope everyone has had a good week and is ready for the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising! Sandy Rees gets into 100% Board Giving: How to get your nonprofit Board members to give. Nonprofit Training Opportunities for You. Includes free access to an encore presentation of the webinar series The 7 Styles of Writing Every Nonprofit Communicator Should Master on September 10th and 12th.

#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Communicators

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Send me your favorite nonprofit marketing and fundraising posts! Here are 10 reasons nonprofit work is totally awesome from Vu Le. Nell Edgington shares 5 Questions Every Nonprofit Leader Should Ask. October 2: How to Measure Your Nonprofit’s Marketing Success.

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Madeline Kronenberg

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Madeline Kronenberg Welcome to the latest installment in our series on the “Day in the Life” of nonprofit communicators! – Once our social media communications is rolling, I dig into the email inbox to correspond with grant partners, brand partners, and my *incredible* interns.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – June 28, 2019

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Before we get to the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising, I wanted to remind you about our Summer All-Access Pass Sale. As well as Top 10 TED Talks for Nonprofit Leaders. Toups Meatery. New Orleans, LA It’s Friday!

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – July 5, 2019

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I, too, am not taking a long weekend after the holiday so I can bring you the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising. Interested in a social media ambassador program for your nonprofit?

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#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Communicators

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Let’s cap it off with some Mixed Links… First off, take a few minutes to fill out the Nonprofit Content Marketing – Benchmarks, Budgets and Trends for 2015 survey from Blackbaud. Mixed Links Nonprofit Communications

#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Communicators

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Even though the Nonprofit Marketing Guide Facebook page doesn’t have it yet, we are excited about the new Facebook call-to-action button for pages. Submissions are due next week – January 26th – for this month’s edition of the Nonprofit Blog Carnival.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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See how it can take down a nonprofit and how to avoid it. Network for Good has 9 Super Scary Nonprofit Website Mistakes. How about you try Wasting Time While Doing Good: Nonprofits and the World of reddit. Nonprofit Training. Mixed Links Nonprofit Communications

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This isn’t shocking news, but Leadership Stability, Organizational Flexibility Fundamental To The 2018 Top Nonprofits To Work For. Nonprofit Tech for Good provides 22 Must-Read Research Reports for the Nonprofit Sector. Ward 8 – Boston, MA.

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The New Influencer tries to answer the question – For Nonprofits, Do Happy Faces Or Sad Faces Raise More Money? Jennifer Jones Ingram tells you Why Email Deliverability is the Most Important Metric for Nonprofit. Nonprofit Training. Mixed Links Nonprofit Communications

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#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Communicators

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Let’s wrap up the week with some warm Mixed Links… Thanks to the almost 800 nonprofit professionals who have already taken our 2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report Survey ! She lists the books you’ll want on your bookshelf as a nonprofit communicator.

Nonprofit Communications Confidential

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Sharing your frustrations, struggles and annoyances is not only a great way for you to let off steam and commiserate with your fellow nonprofit communicators, but it also helps Kivi and me figure out better solutions for you so you can love your job.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Won’t you join me for some fine Mixed Links… Today is the LAST DAY to take our 2018 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey. Campaign Monitor created a new infographic with 12 Tips Nonprofits Can Use to Get Online Donations. Nonprofit Training.

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Let’s celebrate the end of the week with a round of Mixed Links… Givelify just released a new white paper called “ Nonprofit Fundraising: Removing Roadblocks and Meeting Goals with Mobile Technology.”. Did you miss September’s Nonprofit Blog Carnival?