Taking Marketing Plan Workshop to Seattle and NYC

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Kivi working with participants at the DC Total Focus workshop. Nancy Schwartz and I are taking the Total Focus Nonprofit Marketing Plan Workshop west this year, with a day in beautiful Seattle, Washington. this workshop isn’t cheap.

Last Chance for Seattle Workshop and Happy Hour

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

This Monday, June 13th, is the last day to register for the Total Focus Nonprofit Marketing Plan Workshop in Seattle, taking place on Thursday, June 16.

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How the Right Metaphor Generates an Immediate “Aha”

Getting Attention

Here’s a great metaphor model shared by Mary Beth Lambert, a participant in the recent Total Focus Marketing Plan Workshop held in Seattle. Mary Beth participated on behalf of the Washington Scholarship Coalition.

Early Bird Deadline Sept. 17 – Second NYC Workshop Added

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Join us at the October Total Focus Marketing Plan Workshops. I’m partnering with my friend, Kivi Leroux Miller, to offer you a special opportunity to find the solutions to your 2011 marketing challenges: The Total Focus Marketing Plan Workshop. Just Give Us One Day to.

Just Give Us 1 Day to Transform Your Nonprofit Marketing Planning – Oct. 28 in Washington, D.C.

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Join us at the Total Focus Marketing Plan Workshop. I’m partnering with my friend, Kivi Leroux Miller, to offer you a special opportunity to find the solutions to your 2011 marketing challenges: The Total Focus Marketing Plan Workshop. We premiered the workshop in New York last week and received great ratings. You see this day is going to be different from other workshops you’ve participated in. Early Bird Rate Runs through Oct. 22 – Saves You $100.

Great Nonprofit Communications Jobs

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Communications Manager Children’s Law Center (Washington, DC). Marketing & Digital Media Manager Community Media Workshop (Chicago, IL). Senior Associate, Research and Digital Media Urban Land Institute (Washington, DC). Post YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits. Communications & Political Director , National Organization for Women (New York, NY).

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – September 30, 2011

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2) Communications Manager , ProgressiveCongress.org , (Washington, D.C.). 5) Freelance Production Assistant , Sesame Workshop , (New York, NY). 8) Online Communications Manager , United to End Genocide , (Washington, D.C.).

The 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Its 45 workshops, seminars and lectures explore internal and external strategies, systems, methods, best practices and successful examples. DMA / Washington, DC / Not available. Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) / Washington, DC / Not available.

How the Right Metaphor Generates an Immediate “Aha”

Getting Attention

Here’s a great metaphor model shared by Mary Beth Lambert, a participant in the recent Total Focus Marketing Plan Workshop held in Seattle. Mary Beth participated on behalf of The WashBoard.org , the program she markets for the Washington Scholarship Coalition.

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

The Madison Nonprofit Day Conference is a one-day conference jammed pack with ~30 workshop sessions, networking, exhibits, lunch, and a variety of activities. Independent Sector / Washington, DC / $1,625. ARNOVA / Washington, DC / $380. Wellstone Action / Washington, DC / $140.

Great Opportunities for Nonprofit Marketers

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10) Director of Communications and Online Advocacy Strategies , NARAL Pro-Choice America (Washington, DC). 11) Director of Communications , Detention Watch Network (Washington, D.C.). 13) Editor , Arms Control Today (Washington, D.C.). Washington, D.C.).

WE WON!… thanks to you!

iMarketSmart

First, MarketSmart (me) is being honored in Washington, DC on Thursday night, September 17th, along with some others including a Congressman and a Senator. Mentor : Hal Shelton, Washington, DC SCORE. Washington, DC.

[PREVIEW] Top Nonprofit Conferences of Spring 2016

EveryAction

Why we like it: beside the more than 70 Idea Labs, two Keynote speakers, Snap Learning sessions, and Ignite sessions, early risers will also love Sunrise Sessions , which include a "photography safari," early morning yoga, and an experiential dance workshop. Where: Washington, DC.

Spend Thursday with Me in D.C.–You’ll Leave with a Marketing Plan in Hand

Getting Attention

Join us at the Total Focus Marketing Plan Workshop. Thursday, October 28 in Washington, D.C. My friend, Kivi Leroux Miller, and I are partnering to offer you a special opportunity to find the solutions to your 2011 marketing challenges: The Total Focus Marketing Plan Workshop. . Our last workshop this year is this Thursday, October 28 in Washington, D.C., We premiered the workshop in New York early in the month and got five-star ratings.

How to Connect with Your Target Audiences – Get to Know Them!

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Kivi Leroux Miller and I have been talking about this challenge a lot recently, as we prepare for next week’s Total Focus Marketing Plan Workshop. Please join us for the workshop next week in New York City. We’re also presenting the workshop in Washington DC on October 28.

Two upcoming niche events catered to the public sector that I highly recommend

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

June 10th and 11th, 2010 (with 3 intensive optional workshops on June 9th). How much is it for a 3-Day pass June 9-11 (forum + workshop)? Washington Convention Centre, Washington D.C. How much is it for a 3-day pass (including workshops)? marcom marcom2010 marketing non-profit not-for-profit ottawa professional development washington

Unwinding the Art Behind the Science

SocialButterfly

This is what 100 experts came together to discuss in a 2-day workshop in Washington, D.C. Can online, social networks really help people stop smoking? The result was a proposed research agenda on online social networks and smoking cessation.

Clinging to Clichés?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

TIRED: “After extensive rounds of negotiations with community partners, the organizing committee has gone back to the drawing board to reconsider options to secure a location for the winter workshops. She owns The PG Agency based in the Washington, D.C Claire Meyerhoff.

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Coming Up This Month at Nonprofit Marketing Guide

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Workshops and Conferences. Fund Community Meeting, Workshop on Nonprofit Annual Reports, Washington, DC, September 14. Democratic Women of NC Convention, Workshop on “Three Communications Trends We Can’t Ignore,&# Greenville, NC, September 17.

7 Tips for Email Subject Lines

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Join Kivi Leroux Miller and Nancy Schwartz for the Total Focus Nonprofit Marketing Plan Workshop in Washington DC on October 28, 2010.

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The 5 Hottest Nonprofit Conferences of Summer '16

EveryAction

First up, the 2016 Nonprofit Marketing Conference kicks off today in Washington, DC. Starting Wednesday, the event will feature a non-stop schedule packed with great sessions and workshops.

Write Your Marketing Plan in One Day

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

That’s why I’m teaming up with Nancy Schwartz in October to provide a one-day, in-person, intensive marketing plan workshop. Look who’s already signed up for the New York City and Washington DC events: a statewide ballet. I know how busy you are.

How to Change When Change is Hard: Appeal to Identity

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Mark is founder and principal of Sea Change Strategies and a Heath-certified “Lead a Switch” workshop trainer. Based on the New York Times and Wall Street Journal best seller – Switch: How to Change Things When Change Is Hard – “Lead a Switch” workshop, will give you the hands-on tools that will help you break through barriers to change. Today, I’m featuring a guest post from Mark Rovner.

Bridging The Advocacy Gap: Audubon’s Mississippi Flyway Action Network

Sea Change Strategies

They conducted a 3-day training workshop in New Orleans for the 30 lead volunteers – Thanks to grants and chapter money, Audubon was able to provide scholarships to attendees. Online actions have become synonymous with advocacy. But do they work to win policy debates?

Connecting with Your REAL Target Audience

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Nancy and I will be spending lots of time working closely with the organizations that attend our Total Focus Nonprofit Marketing Plan Workshops on this exact dilemma. We’re also presenting the workshop in Washington DC on October 28.

Live at the NTC: Dan Roam’s tool kit for visual problem solving

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

The good: A few years ago, he did a workshop at Boeing, where they were developing the Dreamliner. The bad: Dan worked with a Senate committee, and between the politics and the stacks of policies, he concluded no one understands what is coming out of Washington.

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – October 7, 2011

Getting Attention

2) Communications Manager , ProgressiveCongress.org , (Washington, D.C.). 5) Freelance Production Assistant , Sesame Workshop , (New York, NY). 8) Online Communications Manager , United to End Genocide , (Washington, D.C.).

Vote for the Best Nonprofit Taglines Today!

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Join Kivi Leroux Miller and Nancy Schwartz for the Total Focus Nonprofit Marketing Plan Workshop in Washington DC on October 28, 2010. Voting for the 2010 Getting Attention Nonprofit Tagline Awards end tomorrow, so if you haven’t voted yet, it’s time! You’ll learn a ton just from the voting process, and Nancy Schwartz will send everyone who votes a special report. Vote here. The 70 tagline finalists have been culled from over 2,700 entries in 13 categories.

A different kind of post: a story, an ask and an offer for you

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Here in the Washington, DC, area, there is an amazing little organization called A Wider Circle. He did workshops on things like stress management. In apartment after apartment here in Washington, Mark saw parents raising children in homes with next to nothing—no beds, no dressers, and no living room or dining room furniture at all. Somehow, in his first year, he managed to furnish the homes of 774 children and adults and gave 33 educational workshops at local shelters.

Write Your Marketing Plan in a Day with Nancy and Me

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We are offering a joint one-day, in-person workshop on creating a marketing plan for your nonprofit. If you are a nonprofit communications or development staff member, hands-on board member, or executive director who does it all, this is the marketing planning workshop for you. The “Total Focus Marketing Plan Workshop&# will take place in New York City on Thursday, October 7 and in Washington, DC on Thursday, October 28.

Highlights from EveryAction's Inaugural User Summit

EveryAction

Last week, we had the honor of hosting our first ever User Summit in Washington D.C. I think people really liked the format of the summit, having short workshops and panel sessions but also leaving time for clients to meet one another and meet with the staff.

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#INTERVIEW: Sherry Truhlar, President of Red Apple Auctions, Conducts Benefit Auctions for Nonprofit Organizations

Non Profit Marketing 360

The bulk of our work is still in the Washington, D.C. It’s like a live workshop, almost. Sherry Truhlar, President of Red Apple Auctions , conducts benefit auctions for nonprofit organizations throughout the U.S.

Mixed Links: Good Stuff for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

After a busy week of traveling to Erie, PA for three presentations at Nonprofit Day and preparing for my upcoming planning workshop with Nancy Schwartz in DC next week, I am ready for some mixed links (and drinks)! Happy Friday to you all!

Come Chat With Me Next Tuesday!

Marketing for Nonprofits

I'm leading a workshop next Tuesday morning (Aug. 19) from 9:30 - 11:30 at the Center for Nonprofit Advancement in Washington, DC called Rise Above the Noise: Online Strategies and Tools for Success. Don't you love wonky workshop titles?) Questions about the workshop? If you're thinking about wading into the waters of Web 2.0

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Poll: When Will You Write Your 2011 Marketing Plan?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I’ll also be offering a one-day in-person marketing planning workshop with Nancy Schwartz in October in New York City and Washington DC. I’m working on my fall schedule and I’m wondering when I should next offer some webinars and e-clinics on marketing planning. Will you take this quick poll and let me know when you are most likely to write your 2011 nonprofit marketing plan? Here is the link if you don’t see the poll live.). Questions View Results.

Interview with a Fundraising Expert: Julian D. Greene

Fundraiser Ideas

Julian: Well, I calculate success in ways other than monetarily, so I would have to choose the fundraiser where we raised money to fix a weekly family style meal for homeless veterans and their families who were living in a tent city in the woods where I was in Washington State. Julian: The most fun I ever had was when I walked with a group of people from Portland, Oregon, to Seattle, Washington, to raise money for a homeless shelter in Seattle.

The Surprise Inside “The Networked Nonprofit”

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Join Kivi Leroux Miller and Nancy Schwartz for the Total Focus Nonprofit Marketing Plan Workshop in Washington DC on October 28, 2010. I made a mistake when I started reading The Networked Nonprofit (Amazon link ) by Allison Fine and Beth Kanter.

Top Nonprofit Marketing Insights — 2010 NTC (Nonprofit Technology Conference)

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— Co-panelist,  Demetrio Maguigad, Community Media Workshop. P.S. I hope you can join me next year for #11NTC in Washington, DC, March 17-19, 2011. I'm just back from NTEN's 10th Nonprofit Technology Conference (a.k.a. 10NTC). And let me assure you the conference is about much more than technology as the IT folks think of it.

Top Nonprofit Marketing Insights -- 2010 NTC (Nonprofit Technology Conference)

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When approaching communications–think strategically, act tactfully. -- Co-panelist, Demetrio Maguigad, Community Media Workshop. P.S. I hope you can join me next year for #11NTC in Washington, DC, March 17-19, 2011. I'm just back from NTEN's 10th Nonprofit Technology Conference (a.k.a. 10NTC). And let me assure you the conference is about much more than technology as the IT folks think of it.

Stories From Smaller Nonprofits: Citizen Effect

Diva Marketing Blog

I’m a life coach and yoga enthusiast in Washington, DC. For my first project, I donated $1,000 of my earnings from teaching a six-month life coaching workshop. And for my third project, I became a community organizer for a 30-day yoga challenge in Washington, DC that brought together businesses, local contributors, and sponsors to raise $11,500 for a foster home for children in South Africa through the Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Program. Tis the season to be jolly.