How to Streamline Your Review Process and Publish Faster

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

But a painful review and approval process can cripple your creative work, no matter how good it is. Creating a standard review and approval process – and having the authority or sheer force of will to hold people to it – can go a long way in avoiding these situations.

Book Review: Campaign Craft

Wild Woman Fundraising

book review campaign craft Daniel Shea fundraising book review how to raise money for political office Michael Burton political fundraisingI’ve been learning more about political fundraising lately, to help a friend of mine run for office.

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What an annual report review looks like

Wild Woman Fundraising

Here’s an annual report review I did recently for a student in my annual report class. Here’s what I generally do with my annual report reviews. “Spring Season in Review” is not a very inspiring title. Are you working on your annual report right now?

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Video Review of “Brandraising”

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here’s a video review of Sarah Durham’s new book, Brandraising: How Nonprofits Raise Visibility and Money Through Smart Communications. Kivi Reviews “Brandraising&# by Sarah Durham from Kivi Leroux Miller on Vimeo.

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My New Engagement Fundraising Podcast: The reviews are in!

iMarketSmart

Thankfully, the reviews have been terrific. So I hope you’ll check out the podcast and write a review too! The post My New Engagement Fundraising Podcast: The reviews are in! Whenever I do something new, I get a little nervous. “Will they like it?

Call for Submissions: Health Care Social Media Review #14

SocialButterfly

17, SocialButterfly will host the HealthCare Social Media Review —the peer reviewed blog carnival for everyone interested in health care social media. Format your submission email as follows: Email Subject Line: HealthCare SocialMedia Review.

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Book review: Mindset, A New Psychology of Success

Wild Woman Fundraising

Book Fundraising Career Conference Leadership women book review carol s. Were you ever in a position to teach someone who seemed very smart? How did you teach them? Have you ever taught someone who seemed very stupid? What did you change in your approach to help them learn?

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Call for Submissions: Healthcare Social Media Review #21

SocialButterfly

16, SocialButterfly will host the HealthCare Social Media Review , the peer reviewed blog carnival for everyone interested in health care social media. Format your submission email as follows: Email Subject Line: HealthCare SocialMedia Review.

Re-Viewing and a Review

Social Media Bird Brain

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4 Ways to Save Your Sanity: Review & Approval 2.0

Getting Attention

There is a better way—be as strategic in your review and approval process, as you are with your marketing and fundraising work. Here are four of our success factors: 1) Call It a REVIEW Process. We asked for help instead of permission, calling it a “Review” process.

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Health Care Social Media Review #30: The Research Edition

SocialButterfly

This edition of the Health Care Social Media Review (HCSM) provides the latest research your fellow colleagues are studying by highlighting social media research and related resources. CDC’s Health Communication Digest : Looking for the latest peer-reviewed literature?

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Book Review: How to Raise Money for Political Office

Wild Woman Fundraising

This week I’m reviewing a book called How to Raise Money for Political Office by Brandon Lewis. Hey it’s election season!

Call for Submissions: Health Care Social Media Review #30

SocialButterfly

On Wednesday, June 5, SocialButterfly will again host the Health Care Social Media Review , the peer reviewed blog carnival focused on health care social media, curating some of the latest research and resources shared by our fellow colleagues.

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Call for Submissions: Health Care Social Media Review #30

SocialButterfly

On Wednesday, June 5, SocialButterfly will again host the Health Care Social Media Review , the peer reviewed blog carnival focused on health care social media, curating some of the latest research and resources shared by our fellow colleagues.

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Major Gift Fundraising for Small Shops {Book Review}

J Campbell Social Marketing

Disclaimer : I did not receive any monetary or other compensation to review this book, but Amy has been nice enough to enter me into a raffle for a chance to win a donation of $350 to my favorite charity. Fundraising Nonprofits Amy Eisenstein Book Review Major gift fundraising

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Book Review: Fired up Fundraising by Gail Perry

Wild Woman Fundraising

This book was a lot of fun to read. And yet, when I went to speak at a recent conference and I asked who had read it, only ONE PERSON there raised his hand, and he was the chair of the board of the entire national organization. Add this book to your toolkit!

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Book Review: The Non-Nonprofit

Wild Woman Fundraising

Book Review: The Non-Nonprofit originally appeared on Wild Woman Fundraising on June 15, 2012. Uncategorized book review cookie! pokey the penguin! Today’s blog post is all about the NON-NONPROFIT. The Non-Nonprofit is written by Steve Rothschild, a titan of industry.

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Health Care Social Media Review #30: The Research Edition

SocialButterfly

This edition of the Health Care Social Media Review (HCSM) provides the latest research your fellow colleagues are studying by highlighting social media research and related resources. CDC’s Health Communication Digest : Looking for the latest peer-reviewed literature?

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Call for Submissions: Health Care Social Media Review #41

SocialButterfly

20, SocialButterfly will again host the Health Care Social Media Review , the peer reviewed blog carnival focused on health care social media, curating the latest research and resources shared by our fellow colleagues.

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GoRaise Mobile Review

JCA Insights

I recently had the opportunity to preview Electric Plum’s GoRaise Mobile application. Electric Plum was founded in 2011 by Shaun Sullivan, the former CTO of Blackbaud. GoRaise Mobile provides a simple, intuitive mobile interface for The Raiser’s Edge® (RE).

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Best Way to Get Timely Input: Review & Approval 2.0

Getting Attention

Despite the impossibility of scheduling review meetings that everyone could attend, Jen knew she had to find a way to get that multi-perspective input from colleagues on the branding team. They worked for Advocates, and they’re likely to work for some of your review challenges. Don’t miss: 4 Ways to Save Your Sanity: Review & Approval 2.0. You guys are so smart!

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Book Review: It’s not just about the money

Wild Woman Fundraising

Full disclosure: I was provided a review copy of this book free of charge. Book Major Gifts book review chicken poop it's not just about the money Jeff Schreifels Jeff SChriefels mazarine treyz Richard Perry SChreifels

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2 Reviews of Fundraising Android Apps

Wild Woman Fundraising

Today I’m going to review Two Fundraising Android Apps. Good news! Last week, my littlest brother got his first internship out of college, working at a company that develops iPhone, iPad and Android Applications! I am so happy for him.

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A Review of EasyFundraising.org.uk

Fundraiser Ideas

For our sponsored review policy, please see the end of this post. A close review of Easy Fundraising suggests that it is a great tool for unique and fairly passive online fundraising. Note: EasyFundraising.org.uk is a Fundraiser-Ideas.net sponsor. Could anything be better than getting paid to shop? Yes, if the payment for each purchase supported a worthy cause.

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Your Boss Self and Your Worker Self [Book Review]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

” The book describes a detailed process for doing that called CORD: (C) Capture and collect, (O) Organize, (R) Review, and (D) Do. Review — Boss Mode. I get into strategic planning and productivity mode twice a year: once in December/January and again in June/July.

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Book Review: Firing Lousy Board Members

Wild Woman Fundraising

Full disclosure-a review copy was provided to me. Let me tell you a short, sad story. Once upon a time there was a nonprofit executive director that wanted to send out an appeal letter. He engaged a consultant to write the appeal letter for him. The consultant did so.

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Fundraiser’s Guide to Irresistible Communications – Book Review

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

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Asking About Asking – A Book Review

Get Fully Funded

I love sharing good resources with you and I’ve got a good one today! My friend and colleague Kent Stroman has written a book called “ Asking About Asking ” and it’s a must-read for those thinking about or already working with major gifts.

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Asking About Asking – A Book Review

Get Fully Funded

I love sharing good resources with you and I’ve got a good one today! My friend and colleague Kent Stroman has written a book called “ Asking About Asking ” and it’s a must-read for those thinking about or already working with major gifts.

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Healthcare Social Media Review #41: Tapping into Visual Storytelling

SocialButterfly

This edition of the Healthcare Social Media (HCSM) Review explores visual storytelling. How can visual media bring healthcare social media to life?

Book Review: Major Gift Fundraising for Small Shops

Wild Woman Fundraising

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Making Video on a Shoestring: Videolean - a Review

Social Media Bird Brain

is Video (Photo credit: Wikipedia) We''ve been talking about video and infographics lately, so I was interested when I came across the blurb for Videolean on MakeUseOf.com. It''s not really video so much as it is slides that are surrounded by video. For example, video of someone swiping across or up and down an iPad on which your text and graphics are shown. Ease of Use It was fairly. Image Small nonprofit social media marketing video Videolean

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RESOURCE REVIEW: “A Progressive’s Style Guide” Helps Unlock Power of Language to Shape and Change the World

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I am a nonprofit copy writer. I believe that words can move people to act, and inspire people to change the world for the better. So when I heard about “A Progressive’s Style Guide” (pdf), I both flinched, and lurched to download it.

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Health Care Social Media Review #14: Health Literacy Gems and Treasures

SocialButterfly

This edition of the HCSM Review celebrates October’s Health Literacy Month by exploring how this issue impacts online health information and the use of health care social media. photo by Robin M. Ashford. We are all patients.

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Book Reviews: With Charity for All VS. Charity Case

Wild Woman Fundraising

Book Reviews: With Charity for All VS. Charity Case originally appeared on Wild Woman Fundraising on February 12, 2013.

Health Care Social Media Review #21: Social Media Taps Digital Health

SocialButterfly

This edition of the Health Care Social Media (HCSM) Review explores recent discussions and research on how social media collides with health promotion, prevention and wellness efforts.

How to measure ROI of social media? Book Review: Measuring The Networked Nonprofit

Wild Woman Fundraising

People who post ratings or reviews of your nonprofit. Book Review: Measuring The Networked Nonprofit originally appeared on Wild Woman Fundraising on December 4, 2012. All of the approved ways to read this book: ???? Flipping : Osmosis: Showing the funny parts: Smirking.

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Miriam's giving year in review

GenerationYGive

So yes, I am showing some of my Gen Y ADD by promising a post about video blogging and getting distracted by other topics, but I was reviewing my documents today for taxes (yes, I get started early), and it occurred to me that it might be fun to review my "giving" from the past year as a case study of a Gen Yers giving habits. If you would like to share your giving year in review, hit me up!

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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. Read the full review here. 5 Star Review: Get the Job!

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#Book Review:Ten Steps On The Road To ‘Presentation Zen’

Non Profit Marketing 360

You can review the list, but a couple we wanted to call special attention to: First, the presentation begins with paper and pencil, not Powerpoint. This is a repost of an article that originally appeared on the MKCREATIVE blog in May, 2010.

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