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Why You Need Spokesperson Training – Get It This Wednesday

On Wednesday, Thom Clark, co-founder and president of Community Media Workshop, will present “How to Be an Effective Spokesperson for Your Nonprofit” during our weekly webinar series. I asked Thom to present this training because spokesperson skills are incredibly helpful to all nonprofit communicators, whether you are personally speaking with the media or not. Are you…

Content Creation Strategies for Nonprofits: Free Webinar on 7/23

Nearly 400 people voted on the topic for our next Nonprofit Marketing Guide free webinar, and 61% of you picked “Content Creation Strategies: Making the Most of Your Writing, Photos, and More.” So that’s what we are offering on July 23 at 1:00 p.m. ET (10:00 a.m. PT). Register now – 249 people already have!…

I’m Doing a Free Conference Call on Email Marketing – Join Us!

Next week on Thursday, June 25, at 4:00 p.m. Eastern (1:00 p.m. Pacific), I’ll be talking all about the “Seven Steps to Better Email Fundraising and Communications” on a free conference call hosted by Network for Good. Actually, I’m only blabbing for about 20 minutes and then I’m taking your questions for the rest of…

Nonprofit Blog Carnival & More Goodies You Don’t Want to Miss

Here’s a roundup of nonprofit marketing items you don’t want to miss, which I affectionately called my Mixed Links. First, you’ll find this month’s Nonprofit Blog Carnival at the Nonprofit Congress Blog. The next edition will be hosted by Wild Apricot and they are seeking great blog posts on nonprofit technology. Deadline is June 26.…

New to the Nonprofit World: Success Stories from All-Access Pass Holders

I hear great stories all the time from nonprofit staff who are using their All-Access Passes to Nonprofit Marketing Guide’s webinar series to get more support for their good causes and to develop their own careers.  Here are stories from three people who are relatively new to the nonprofit sector . . . “A group…

Four Common Problems with Donor, Client, and Volunteer Profiles

I’m always talking about the power of storytelling in nonprofit marketing, and a lot of those stories end up taking the form of personal profiles of donors, clients, volunteers and other supporters and partners. Problem is that many of them are just plain awful.  I see bad profiles falling into four categories: 1. Tedious Bio…

75 Summer All-Access Passes for $75 – Get Yours While You Can!

Update (6/2/09, 1:15 p.m. ET) — Only 15 Summer Passes left! From right now until they are gone, I’m offering a special Summer All-Access Pass to Nonprofit Marketing Guide. You’ll get all the same stuff that you’d get with the regular All-Access Pass for less money (23% less to be exact). You can attend live…