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Nonprofit Communications Confidential: Receptionists

Receptionists can be a lifeline for your organization. They can have many responsibilities, including being the heartbeat of the office and the first person clients or supporters talk to, leaving them with a wonderful first impression. Or not. You might also find yourself in this situation, shared with us by a nonprofit communicator through our newest…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers October 16, 2015

I hope everyone’s week was as great as mine! Let’s cap things off with some Mixed Links… For a special Halloween-themed treat, take a close look at spooky volunteer behaviors during  Tobi Johnson’s free webinar Your Nightmare Volunteer: How to Manage Difficult Volunteer Behaviors on October 30th. From nightmare volunteers to nightmare bosses, here are 10 Signs…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers September 25, 2015

Greetings from beautiful Orange Beach, Alabama! I am at a tennis tournament this weekend, but I wouldn’t miss our Mixed Links time together… You have until Monday, September 28 to submit a post for this month’s Nonprofit Blog Carnival. The Carnival is hosted by Mary Cahalane, and the theme is How Do You Give Thanks. Check out…

24/7 Access to the Training You Need to Change the World

With our All-Access Training Pass, you get the latest training on a wide variety of topics – from annual reports, direct mail, and thank you letters to websites, email, and social media. Take a look at these live webinars coming up in the next several weeks: How to Tame Your Wild and Unwieldy Nonprofit Editorial Calendar (Includes new e-book…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators September 18, 2015

It’s almost time for the weekend! Let’s celebrate with some Mixed Links… Does someone at your organization need to work on being a better listener? Bath Kanter gives us some Ways that Emerging Nonprofit Leaders Can Build Virtuoso Listening Skills. Candace Cody shares 4 Kinds Of #GivingTuesday Social Media Posts That Get Engagement. Sandy Rees recently updated her…

4 Ways to Segment Your Donors for More Effective Marketing

We’ve talked before about segmenting your email list to send more relevant communications. Today, Sarah Tedesco, Executive Vice President at DonorSearch, shares some ways to segment your donor lists specifically. ~Kristina Guest Post by Sarah Tedesco of DonorSearch Donors want and need to be treated like the unique people that they are. That’s easier said than done though.…