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8 Tips for Proofreading from a Reformed Grammar Nerd

Let’s start with a cartoon in honor of Halloween: This is a mock up of my new business, an October #HauntedHouse#amwriting #amreading #vss #TrueStory #PicOfTheDay #ThursdayThoughts #TuesdayMotivation #horror #Grammar #Syntax #TurnBack #scary #house #Halloween #MyFavoriteHalloweenTradition pic.twitter.com/9N8Dn1YoS0 — Arthur Unk (@ArthurUnkTweets) October 16, 2018 <SHUDDERS> Yesterday, I shared a few things that scare me and what…

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Brenda Bennett

Welcome to the latest installment in our series on the “Day in the Life” of nonprofit communicators! This series lets you describe your workday in your own words. Brenda Bennett is the VP of marketing and communications for NewView Oklahoma and has held executive management positions in the media industry for more than 25 years. Before joining…

Why You Should Implement an Automated Email Welcome Series for New Donors

If you haven’t set up some type of welcome series for new donors, you are missing out on a great chance to build a relationship. Katelyn Baughan created an automated welcome series for The Children’s Inn at NIH that nurtured new donors over time instead of throwing them into regular email marketing. Today, Katelyn shares how…

6 Ways to Show More Personality in Your Content

A few months ago, we talked about How Your Nonprofit’s Personality Influences Content and broke down why we need to see your nonprofit’s personality in your communications. At the end of that post, we listed 50 positive personality traits and asked you to pick three to five that you wanted your supporters to associate with…

Learn How to Measure Communications Effectiveness

STARTS TOMORROW! Measuring the effectiveness of your communications work can be confusing. But your work as a nonprofit communicator is essential to your nonprofit’s success. And it’s time for you to prove it by showing them what actually works (and what doesn’t). Join us tomorrow and learn how to prove how essential your work is…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – October 12, 2018

Before we get into the finest links of the land, it’s my birthday this weekend and we are celebrating by inviting all of you to become All-Access Pass Holders AND save $200 while you’re at it. For $499 you get 365 days of access to live and recorded webinars, time-saving resources, exclusive downloads, and industry…

Let’s Get Wiser (and More Awesome) with Age

It’s my birthday Sunday! While I am the one turning the big double-four, I want you awesome, hard-working people to have the goodies. And by goodies, I mean EVERYTHING you need to be a smart, amazing nonprofit communications professional for the next year: Practical ideas that work? CHECK! Big-picture strategic thinking? CHECK! Time-saving resources? CHECK! Access to…