What Nonprofit Communicators Should Binge Watch #NPCOMMLIFE

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I know very few nonprofit communicators are laying around all day binge-watching TV. If you are coming from the corporate world to the nonprofit world… Schitt’s Creek. Most of you are working from home still trying to make the world a better place.

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.

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Download Your 2020 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

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The 2020 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report has both good news and bad news to share, compiled from the answers of 625 nonprofit communications professionals who took our annual survey in November 2019. Nonprofit Communications Nonprofit Marketing Trends

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – April 3, 2020

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One thing that won’t change anytime soon is I will still bring you the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising every Friday. Hootsuite shows you How to Use Social Media for Crisis Communications and Emergency Management.

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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

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.

COVID-19 and Media Relations: A Quick Guide for Nonprofit Communicators

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COVID-19 is quickly rewriting the rules for how all of us are approaching our communications. It’s also forcing all nonprofits — no matter the mission — to rethink their short-term media relations strategies. COVID-19 isn’t just a crisis for your nonprofit.

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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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.

What Does 2020 Hold for Nonprofit Communications?

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These are just some of the questions we are asking for our Annual Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey and we need to hear from you. Nonprofit Marketing TrendsHow will you use social media in 2020?

The Skills Nonprofit Communicators Want to Build

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The 2020 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey is officially closed. Nonprofit Training Professional DevelopmentGetting lost in the data crosstabs will begin soon!

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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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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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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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

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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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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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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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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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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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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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Mixed Links 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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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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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

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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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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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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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#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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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

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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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#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.

#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Communicators

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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?

#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Communicators

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Next week is the last week to submit your posts for the Nonprofit Blog Carnival. Guidestar shares 5 Strategies to Generate More Donations at Your Nonprofit. (h/t Jeff Brooks shares 6 signs of a well-run nonprofit organization. ” Nonprofit Training: FREE for everyone!

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Joanne Fritz is hosting this month’s Nonprofit Blog. A new survey says Fun Runs the Most Profitable, Easiest Major Events for Nonprofits for mid-sized and large nonprofits. Guidestar thinks Your Best Nonprofit Volunteers May Be Retirees. Nonprofit Training.

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#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Communicators

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Although this post isn’t written specifically for nonprofits, the tips in 9 Copywriting Rules To Create Hypnotic Posts Your Readers Will Love will help you create more engaging content for your supporters. If you do email marketing, read How Nonprofits Can Avoid the Spam Folder.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Let’s come together and share some Mixed Links… Please take a moment to share your experiences as a nonprofit communicator in our annual (but completely revamped) Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey. . Nonprofit Training.

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#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Communicators

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Let’s dive right into some Mixed Links… Third Space Studio and BC/DC Ideas are looking for smaller nonprofits with budgets under $2 million to round out survey data for their 4th annual Individual Donor Benchmark Survey. Nonprofit Training. Happy Friday!

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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I’ve gathered the finest links for you from around the world of marketing and communications. Check out this Five-Step Process to Make Podcasting Work for Your Nonprofit from Marco Campana. Here are 4 Ways to Increase Your Nonprofit Website’s Conversion Rate from Classy.

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Setting Boundaries: Tips for Nonprofit Communications Staff

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On this afternoon’s #NPCOMM Chat Live on Facebook , I talked about how nonprofit communications staff need to set boundaries. For communications staff, expectations around timing and frequency are also big sources of conflict.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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If one of them was to learn more, then I can help with today’s collection of links from around the world of marketing and communications. Nonprofit Training. January 25: How Much Time (and Energy) Do Nonprofits Need to Spend on Google Analytics with Eric Squair. Penrose.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Try these 8 Tips to Improve Your Business Writing (applicable to nonprofit writing too). Nonprofit Training. August 2: Thought Leadership for Nonprofits: Marketing to Build Your Authority and Share Expertise with Kivi Leroux Miller (Registration is FREE for everyone).

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators #GivingTuesday Edition – October 19, 2018

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Bloomerang shares 3 Tips to Help Your Nonprofit Get Ready for #GivingTuesday. John Haydon breaks down the strategy involved in Giving Tuesday Done Right – A KISS Plan for Small Nonprofits. Nonprofit Training Opportunities for You. Mixed Links Nonprofit Communications

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Getting Attention

Please post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here. Assistant Vice President, Public Relations & Communications Easter Seals (Chicago, IL). Associate, Knowledge & Communications Northern California Grantmakers (San Francisco, CA). Director of Communications George M.

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12 Marketing Blogs Nonprofit Communicators Should Read

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It’s a blessing that we have so many awesome bloggers to follow in the nonprofit marketing and fundraising communications world. Here’s a list of 12 communications and marketing blogs we recommend. Nonprofit MarCommunity .

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.

OMG Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Post YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits. Associate VP for News, Communications and Media Duke University (Durham, NC). Communications and Development Manager Financial Beginnings (Portland, OR).

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