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That 1 Thing… Ugh!

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What’s that one bad work habit you want to change but just can’t do it ? C’mon—we all have at least one. Thanks!

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Showcase Your Experts—Speakers’ Bureau How-Tos

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Our guest blogger Amanda Aldrich is Regional Communications Specialist with the American Red Cross of Northwest Ohio. It’s a win-win-win!

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New Year, New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Movin’ Up Monday

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Director of Marketing and Communications , Ohio Environmental Council (Columbus, OH). New Opportunities. Internship , ONE (Washington DC).

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Next? Nonprofit Communications Jobs

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Marketing and Development Associate Ohio Physicians Health Program (Columbus, OH). Communications Director UC Student Association (Oakland, CA).

Opportunity! Nonprofit Communications Jobs

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Marketing Director Planned Parenthood of Greater Ohio (Flexible in Ohio). Communications Director NextGen Climate (San Francisco, CA).

Cause Marketing About Nothing

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The video at the left is from the Ohio portion of the campaign’s website, But by itself the $2.99 Tip of the hat to Kelly S.

How to Plan a New Website Without Your Head Exploding

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Jennifer Doron of the Ohio Environmental Council shares how she approached the process of creating their new site to writing a novel.

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How your government contract is screwing you over (and how that’s about to change)

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Note: This article originally appeared in the OCASDV (Oregon Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence) newsletter in March, 2014. Not so much?

Grantmakers Love Annual Report Postcards Too

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This one comes from Claudia Herrold, vice president of communications and public policy at the Ohio Grantmakers Forum. Love the daily blogging?

Ep185: The Story Behind Big Lots' $50 Million Gift to Nationwide Children's Hospital

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How Big Lots engages employees in other parts of the country to support a children's hospital in Ohio. million!

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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Monday Is The New Friday

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Campaign Director—Special Events, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (Northern Ohio). Thanks for sharing your input. New Opportunities.

How to retain more donors through recurring giving

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I recently had the chance to host a webinar with two of Network for Good’s DonateNow customers, Renee O’Donnell from SIFF and Katie Matney from The Women’s Fund of Central Ohio. Our goal was to understand how they’re retaining more donors through recurring giving at their respective organizations. Start donors as recurring donors.

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Your New Nonprofit Elevator Pitch—More of a Catch

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Why it works: Research out of Ohio State University shows that when the facts are on your side, asking a question is more effective than making a statement. “From the minute the first elevator zoomed up in 1853, people have been polishing their elevator pitches. It’s a tough sell. It’s not selfish, it’s human.

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Nonprofits, For Heaven's Sake Listen to Robert Rose!

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He's a regular at CMI's annual - and massive - Content World in Cleveland, Ohio. I'm a New England Patriots fan. Where do we hurt the most?

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

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Communications Associate , Ohio Council of Community Schools (Columbus, OH). New Opportunities. Communications Director , Bush Foundation (St.

Remember Your Own—Make Internal Communications Matter

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Our guest blogger Amanda Aldrich is Regional Communications Specialist with the American Red Cross of Northwest Ohio. No thanks!”

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Another Benefit to Cause Marketing: Better Supplier Pricing

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Two professors at the Ohio State University have a new take on the benefits of cause marketing; it helps keep supplier pricing in check. The paper then demonstrates that the firm can achieve the same donation level while also cutting supplier costs by tying donations to sales. per lid redeemed. That kind of promotion is less common today.

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Yours? Nonprofit Communications Jobs

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Graphic Designer Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Ohio (Columbus, OH). Please post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here. Austin, TX).

Tis the Season for Bad Cause Marketing

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NPR reported on Monday that an Ohio Walmart was doing something wonderful: hosting a Thanksgiving food drive for needy families.

Nonprofit Spotlight: April

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During the month of April we celebrated organizations working to honor WWII veterans, theatres bringing great art to their communities, a health clinic in rural Nicaragua, and a coalition of women innovating in central Ohio. Our Nonprofit of the Week spotlight helps us recognize some of the shining stars of the Network for Good community.

Social Media Video Primer

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Tim is the communications guy at St Mary Development Corporation (focused on housing for the disadvantaged) in Dayton, Ohio. Especially if you work in a small nonprofit, you’ll find this video presentation by Tim Bete – 19 ways nonprofits can use social media to connect with donors — quite helpful. Don’t have time.

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The Online Nonprofit Leadership Summit Rocked SO HARD!

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” -Hilary Dalton, Development Director, Crescent CHC, Ohio. The quality of the attendees was just unbelievable. I love your newsletter!

16 experts tell you how to keep your donors wanting to come back

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Special thanks to ChepeNicoli on Flickr for permission to edit his terrific image. I like to think of it as showing them “love.” Seriously.

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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Monday Matters!

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Communications Director , Why Marriage Matters Ohio (Columbus, OH). Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here. Associate Director of Marketing & Communications , The Center for State and Local Finance (Atlanta, GA). Chief Marketing Officer , Net Impact (San Francisco, CA). Flexible or New York, NY). Recent Opportunities.

What fundraisers can learn from reality TV shows


According to an article in Psychology Today by Steven Reiss (Professor of psychology and psychiatry at Ohio State University) and James Wiltz (Ph.D.

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Big Themes for Fundraising Success

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Last weekend I had the privilege of speaking at the Ohio Habitat for Humanity conference. Here are a few of the important ones. BIG donations.

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When you dress up tonight, REMEMBER: We are a culture, not a costume

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So it is in the anti-racist spirit of the Halloween that I would like to see that I present you the project of STARS at Ohio State.

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Change It Up? Nonprofit Communications Jobs

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Outreach Coordinator Maximum Accessible Housing of Ohio (Cleveland, OH). Please post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here: Nonprofit organizations, grantmakers, agencies and other vendors serving nonprofits and B Corps. Associate Director Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood (Boston, MA). Gold Foundation. Englewood Cliffs, NJ). Louis, MO).

How can you become a successful fundraising consultant?

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She was in Ohio. Mazarine Treyz: Hey, everybody. Welcome. Linda, thank you so much for being here today. MT: Well, thanks. But it worked for me.

And the Winners Are.

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Jennifer Doron, Ohio Environmental Council. Thanks to the 391 nonprofit staff who helped pick the topic of our next free webinar: Quick and Dirty Nonprofit Marketing Plans, which is now scheduled for November 16, 2011. You are some plan lovin’ people! I hope you can join us for both. Scarlett Swerdlow, Arts Alliance Illinois. Great!

Nonprofit Spotlight: June

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Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Ohio Valley provides a home away from home for the families of children receiving critical medical treatment at local hospitals. By creating a place of community and respite the RMHC of the Ohio Valley truly cares for families in times of crisis.

How Do You Know When It’s Time to Re-Brand?

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Julia Reich. Guest Post by Julia Reich of Julia Reich Design. Last week I presented a webinar called “Help! My Logo Sucks!” Post-strategic planning.

Join the Newsgroup, Get a Cause Marketing Tool You Can Use Today

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from Columbus, Ohio is the latest to join the Cause Marketing Google Newsgroup. Kind Readers: Heather D. It couldn’t be easier to subscribe. Simply send me your name and your email address to aldenkeene at gmail dot com. When you subscribe each new post comes directly to your email, usually every business day. So join today.

Using Colored Ribbons to Symbolize Your Cause

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These and other questions came back to me when I heard from a reporter in Columbus, Ohio yesterday asking about a blue ribbon campaign the state is doing in support of child abuse prevention. How powerful is the colored ribbon as a visual awareness symbol? Could another iconic image beside a ribbon come to mean as much? And on it goes.

Election Day Cause Marketing

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Horton’s also surprised voters at polling locations in Ohio, Michigan and Buffalo, New York with free coffee/lattes and donuts/muffins. to 49.8

Free Webinar: Tons of Money in the Mail September 9th

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Claudia Harrod, Cincinnati Area Senior Services, Cincinnati, Ohio. Want to learn how to write a better appeal letter? Thank you!”. Thanks!”.

Friday Futures—27 Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

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Communications Associate , School Choice Ohio (Columbus, OH). Thanks! NEW OPPORTUNITIES. Blog Coordinator , PETA-peta2 (Los Angeles, CA).

Big Themes for Fundraising Success

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Last weekend I had the privilege of speaking at the Ohio Habitat for Humanity conference. Here are a few of the important ones. BIG donations.

Get Your Fundraising Dream Job

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The Salvation Army, Northwest Ohio Area Services. Are you ready to get your dream fundraising job? When: April 5,6,7th 2016. Where: Online.

#ProAging: Mandated Cuts In Medicare Stifle Expansion Plans

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In Tennessee alone, nine projects are on hold – eight in Ohio. Click to enlarge. This past October 1st, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) put into effect new regulations concerning the payment or reimbursement of services to skilled nursing facilities and certain types of housing for older Americans.