How to Write a Great Elevator Pitch – Free Webinar

Wake Forest University’s business school is holding its 10th Annual Elevator Competition soon. Teams of MBA students have to pitch their business plans to venture capitalist judges during a two-minute elevator ride. The finalists then get to make a 20-minute presentation on their business plans, with the winners getting cash and prizes. I first mentioned…

The First 100 Days of Your Nonprofit Marketing Job – Download the New E-Book

Late yesterday, in celebration of President Obama’s inauguration, I released a new free e-book called “The First 100 Days of Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job.” It’s a list of 100 tasks that you should try to complete within 100 days of starting your new job. The list will help you succeed personally and will also…

Help Some Nonprofits Get to the NTC in April – It’s the Place to Be

I’m going to NTEN’s NTC this year (that’s the Nonprofit Technology Network’s Nonprofit Technology Conference) in San Francisco in April. It will be my first time, and I can’t wait, because I know I’ll get to meet in person so many of the friends I’ve made online over the last few years. I’m also excited…

Positioning Your Nonprofit as an Expert Source

Be the One They Call. “How to Position Your Nonprofit as an Expert Source”Webinar on Thursday, January 22 at Noon Eastern. Registration is just $35. If you are interested in how you can increase your organization’s visibility and credibility — and position your staff as expert sources for the media, policymakers and others — you’ll…

See What Your E-Newsletter Looks Like in Different Email Programs

“Oh, no! That’s what our newsletter looks like to a third of the people on our mailing list?!?”Don’t be her. Preview your e-newsletter in different email programs. Those new to the world of e-newsletter publishing are often surprised to learn that their email newsletters can look quite different to someone who is using Outlook versus…