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Craft a Positive “Page Not Found” Experience

Getting Attention

404 error page). Flip Frustration to Satisfaction. Hitting a dead end is frustrating and time consuming. ASPCA Professional ). 2) Speak like a Human.

The Importance of Proper Positioning for Charities in Today's Economy

Cause Related Marketing

What follows is the text of my speech about nonprofit positioning in a time of great need. How does positioning address that? Who knows?

Position Yourself to Get the Nonprofit Marketing Job: Be Selective and Specific

Getting Attention

Mention that expertise in a cover letter or during an interview only if it’s a core part of that position. The last dozen years is plenty.

Negative Versus Positive Framing

The Agitator

Think about it … we’d all rather hang around positive — versus negative — people. Negative or Positive Frame — from ConnectedNonprofit. So why wouldn’t that apply to a nonprofit that’s looking to establish a donor relationship with you or me? Threat, urgency and danger might succeed best (i.e.,

Make Your Nonprofit Website a Positive Experience -- Even When Things Go Wrong

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You'll increase the likelihood that they will continue using your site and you'll leave a positive impression that will last. . .

Question: How Does Your Communications Position Your Nonprofit?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

This time, I’m asking about how you are using your communications to position your nonprofit in different ways. Nonprofits can use their communications to position their organizations in many different ways. If you had to pick one goal for how you hope to position your nonprofit with your communications, which would it be?

Facebook, Health and the Pursuit of Happiness

SocialButterfly

“Facebook can show a positive version of ourselves,” associate professor Jeffrey Hancock told CNN. This applies to Facebook as well.

Facebook, Health and the Pursuit of Happiness

SocialButterfly

“Facebook can show a positive version of ourselves,” associate professor Jeffrey Hancock told CNN. This applies to Facebook as well.

Peer pressure your way to positive change

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

While peer identification may lead to mindless conformity, it can also be a positive force for good, says Rosenberg. If we’re promoting a cause, we absolutely, positively must remember the power of peers. Encouraging positive action as a reaction to someone else taking a positive action (reciprocity). What happened?

Fraudulent CRA Collections Office Call Confusion

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Question Rant 1-800-959-2250 CRA false positive fraud identity theft scam SINFor this and a bunch of other reasons (i.e. They did not know.

Which is more important? Fundraising or The Olympics?

Wild Woman Fundraising

This seems about right. Have you heard about everything going wrong with the games in the UK this year? They are getting people banned from Twitter.

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Positively right on

Get Fully Funded

There’s something attractive about being positive. I’ve found in my experience as a fundraiser that the more positive I am about my organization, my work, and life in general, the more effective I am. Being positive requires me to watch my words and my thoughts. Words are more powerful than we give them credit for.

Getting the top fundraising positions-you’ve gotta plan!

Wild Woman Fundraising

PG: After my position with University of British Columbia, I decided to back into fundraising and became the Director of Development and Major Gifts.

Blackbaud: Positive Fundraising Growth

The Agitator

Blackbaud has just released its latest Index of Charitable Giving , showing 11.3% growth for the three months ending May 2011 over the same period last year. This is 50% higher growth than any period during the past year. Blackbaud’s Index of Online Giving, measured across 1,833 organizations, shows online giving up 6.7%.

Staying positive in troubling times

Get Fully Funded

It’s so important for us as fundraisers to stay positive right now. I’d much rather focus on the positive. I find myself purposely ignoring the news because I don’t want to fill my mind with the negativity. In John Frank’s newsletter this month he says. I think he’s right. Click here: [link].

Positioning Your Nonprofit as an Expert Source

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

“How to Position Your Nonprofit. Be the One They Call. as an Expert Source&#. Webinar on Thursday, January 22 at Noon Eastern. Pacific).

Creating Visual Quotes for Your Small Nonprofit

Social Media Bird Brain

social communications visuals text words quotes pictures typefaces positioning Small nonprofitLast week was a post on some new tools for presentations and it included the idea of using sketchnotes rather than text notes to present ideas. Called the SketchNote Handbook, it argues for presenting information via text augmented with visuals.

The perils of positive

Mission Paradox Blog

I remember how difficult it was to talk about the arts in a positive manner. -. I still remember when Mr. Dower placed a group of artists (and a few bloggers like me) in a room and asked this question: "What's working?" but what I remember most was the tone of the conversation. Funding cuts.    Declining audience. 

$10,000 Grant for Individual Using Design for Positive Change (U.S.)

Seeking Grant Money Today

This year's theme is "design for positive change". Design as a tool for positive change applies to many sectors. Anyone wishing to nominate themselves or someone else who is doing design work for positive change can do so from May 10th through June 11th, 2010. Tags: RFP grants design for positive change

The best marketing isn't all positive

Donor Power Blog

They include positives and negatives. In a good relationship, the positives outweigh the negatives. Watch it at YouTube.).

Causemarketing.biz Now Offers Job Board for Positions in the Fields of Corporate Social Responsibility and Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

Look at what works, not what is broken: Positive deviance and bright spots

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

I’d like to push that concept a step further and talk about positive deviance. From SnakeCorp on Flickr. Take Jerry Sternin. Try it.

5 Star Review: Get the Job! Your Fundraising Career Empowerment Guide

Wild Woman Fundraising

Today you might have read this 5 star review of my new book from Joanne Fritz at Nonprofit.About.com. The Problem. Why is all of this important anyway?

Cut the Glut! Wordy Phrases to Eliminate from Your Writing (And Alternatives)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

be in a position to = can, be able. is in a position to = can. Shorter is nearly always better. a majority of = most. by means of = by.

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

Getting Attention

Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities.

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Ask Yourself 4 Questions for Effective Nonprofit Taglines

Getting Attention

As a reminder, a strong positioning statement answers these questions: Who (what group) does your organization serve? Yes, Twitter does.

How Grant Writing Helps Get A Nonprofit Into A Position To Increase and Imrpove All of Its Fundraising

Seeking Grant Money Today

Needing to raise a grant, for any nonprofit, most likely gets the organization's leadership and key staff thinking, planning, and focused on whatever it is the agency is attempting to raise the grant for, a program, project, or item. Though, it may not seem like the grant writing process would do this, on its face. fair enough. A little pressure.

Saving the World, One Tagline at a Time

Getting Attention

Tags: Branding and Messages Taglines branding messaging nonprofit marketing nonprofit tagline awards nonprofit tagline report positioning

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Tuesday!

Getting Attention

Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Moving Up Monday

Getting Attention

Post YOUR open nonprofit marketing and communications positions here. Chief Strategy and Communications Officer Bay.org. San Francisco, CA).

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Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Movin’ Up Monday!

Getting Attention

Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities.

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Great Opportunities for Nonprofit Marketers: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities.

Emotion vs Logic — The Economists Weigh In

The Agitator

But now, the economists have weighed in with proof positive. Well, positive and negative. Most Agitator readers readily agreed.

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How to Maintain Your Brand in a Video Conference Call

Mission Minded

This is a question most of us will face at one […].

Development 301: Managing & Motivating Others, Part 3

Wild Woman Fundraising

Managing Positivity people. Their enthusiasm is contagious, and they can’t deal with cynics, so keep them around basically positive people who just need a spark. Positivity. Thanks for reading this series on how to manage and motivate others by discovering their strengths and helping them find tasks that they can excel in!

Great New 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. New Opportunities.

Great 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. New Opportunities.

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16 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. P.S. Submit your open positions here ! Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities. Redwood City, CA).

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. New Opportunities.

The 76% Percent: Is Your Mission Statement Ready for Prime Time?

Getting Attention

Then create another message—your positioning statement—to connect with external audiences. Thanks!