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Why Major Gifts Should Drive Your 2023 Development Plan
At the heart of fundraising are the supporters who believe in your cause and want to place their trust, and [...]
Social Media Charades at the Convio Summit
Yesterday, James Young and myself had the opportunity to present to packed house of nonprofit organizations on social media at [...]
Creating a Social Networking Strategy
The first place to start is a proven and solid framework for your strategy. That bad news is that most [...]
Active, Advanced, or Averse—Nonprofit Change & Social Media
Active, Advanced or Averse - are nonprofits ahead or behind in social media and willing to change and evolve? [...]
Untapped: Finding Major Donor Prospects Already in Your Database
Learn how Blackbaud’s Prospect Insights can uncover hidden donors.Get a Tour
Donation Form Usability
Jakob Nielsen is considered the leading expert on website usability in the world. His firm, the Nielsen Norman Group, does [...]
Bragging on my Farmer’s Market – Williamsburg wins American Farmland Trust contest
Willliamsburg, Virginia is America's #1 Farmers Market! American Farmland Trust held the first ever America’s Favorite Farmers Markets™ contest to raise national awareness about the importance of supporting fresh food from local farms and farmers. [...]
Why Twitter Matters
The Social Networking tool Twitter has become a mainstay in my daily routine. In my line of work (nonprofit consulting) it’s [...]
5 Mistakes Nonprofit Websites Make
The first website went up 18 years ago this month. Websites have done a lot of growing up since those [...]
Twitter by the Numbers
There have been a lot of statistics coming out lately about Twitter. I’m sure there will be more headlines about [...]
The Perfect Solution
Stepping back and redefining a problem sometimes is the only way to solve it. [...]
Socially Enabling your Mission—How Nonprofits Can Benefit from Online Communities
Recap of NTEN webinar with Convio, ThePort and Common Knowledge on online community best practices for nonprofit organizations and how to best integrate the data. [...]
It’s That Time Again
It's Mid-Year Review time. This means dusting off the goals I set for myself at the beginning of the year and evaluating how far I've come, what I've accomplished and what goals I may have missed. It's not always easy to do this. How honest can I be with myself? Can I admit that I didn't hit some of my goals? Even harder, can I accept and celebrate my accomplishments? [...]
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