Save $200 Off the Annual All-Access Pass with This Coupon Code
Jun28

Save $200 Off the Annual All-Access Pass with This Coupon Code

FOR BLOG READERS AND EMAIL SUBSCRIBERS ONLY! Save $200 off our Annual All-Access Pass now through July 7, 2017, by entering promo code HOTSAVINGS at checkout. We are only mentioning this code in our blog posts and emails. You won’t find it on the All-Access Pass homepage. Learn more about the All-Access Pass and enter promo code HOTSAVINGS to save $200 What you get with the All-Access Pass: Attend all of our live training...

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Communications Directors, Step Up and Lead
Jun27

Communications Directors, Step Up and Lead

Just about every week, I talk to nonprofit communications directors who have “limiting beliefs” that are holding them back.  Limiting beliefs are ideas or assumptions that you have about yourself, your situation, or others that limit your ability to succeed. But limiting beliefs are just that: beliefs. They are not indisputable facts, and they are often flat-out wrong. In my role as a coach, I help communications directors...

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GREETINGS: 39 Ideas to Help You Rock Your Nonprofit Email Welcome Series
Jun22

GREETINGS: 39 Ideas to Help You Rock Your Nonprofit Email Welcome Series

Congratulations, you’ve got new email subscribers! Now what? Dump them in your normal communications stream without recognition or welcome? Nope! Welcome them – quickly, warmly, sincerely. The welcome email may be the single most important email you send. Welcome emails confirm permission and set expectations with the subscriber. Welcome emails are four times more likely to be opened, and five times more likely to get...

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7 Reasons Why This Gen X Nonprofit Marketer Has Fallen In Love With Slack
Jun15

7 Reasons Why This Gen X Nonprofit Marketer Has Fallen In Love With Slack

As an independent marketing and communications consultant, I work with a wide variety of clients, from nonprofits of all sizes, to agencies, to training companies. Lately, when we begin working together, figuring out how we’ll communicate and manage communications and projects, I inquire, “Do you email? Or Slack.” I’ve used Basecamp, Asana and Trello. Skype and Google Hangouts and Facebook Messenger. Google Drive, Dropbox, Box and...

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5 Ways to Make Progress Daily and Keep Your #NPCOMM Work on Track
Jun07

5 Ways to Make Progress Daily and Keep Your #NPCOMM Work on Track

Making a little progress every day is really important to staying motivated and happy in your work. But when you feel like you are getting pulled in a hundred different directions, as many nonprofit communicators are, that can be tough. Experts recommend that you develop “progress rituals.” Here are 5 I like. Let us know which ones work best for you!  Pick Just One Thing a Day Your to-do list is way too long, right? I used...

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What’s Going On in June
Jun01

What’s Going On in June

Here’s what’s happening at Nonprofit Marketing Guide this month: Online Training: June 6 & 8: Donor Newsletters That Raise More Money, Parts 1 and 2, with Tom Ahern Learn everything you need to know about donor newsletters. Registration for Part 1 is $99 | Registration for Parts 1 and 2 is $199 Learn More and Register June 13: Maximize the Post Gift Glow: The Art of Thanking Your Donors with Rachel Muir Learn how to...

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