Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Mark Zobel

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. We’d love to feature YOU in this series! Don’t be shy – tell us what you do in a typical day as a nonprofit communications pro. Dr. Mark Zobel is the…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – May 18, 2018

Happy Friday, friends! Time to wind down the week with the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising. It’s time for Mixed Links… Our friend and Google Analytics expert Eric Squair is doing a free webinar May 31st – How to Identify Your Website’s Most Popular Content. Find out Why Your Nonprofit…

Time for a Change! What Communications Leadership Looks Like

Let’s Shift That Culture and Make Some Real Progress! There is more to effective nonprofit communications than following best practices. To get the best results, there needs to be a fundamental shift in how you lead your communications staff and the team culture you foster. TOMORROW, Kivi will share what she’s learned from more than…

4 Ways Executive Directors Need to Help Communications Staff

On today’s Facebook Live show, I talked about the four responsibilities that executive directors and other nonprofit leaders have if they want their communications staff to be successful. I call them the “4 Ds” of Effectively Managing Communications Teams: Dedicate yourself and real resources to communications. Define the work. Delegate the work, including decisions. Discuss…

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Caroline Guy

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. We’d love to feature YOU in this series! Don’t be shy – tell us what you do in a typical day as a nonprofit communications pro. Caroline Guy is the Coordinator…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – May 11, 2018

It’s finally Friday! Let’s celebrate with the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising. It’s time for Mixed Links… First things first, the FTC urges Twitter users to change passwords. Have you asked Does Social Media Impact SEO? Hootsuite Ran an Experiment to Find Out. Roger Craver looks at what…

Crying in Your Car After Work? You Have Two Options

Earlier today I interviewed an awesome nonprofit communications director about how she transformed the culture of communications at her organization. I’ll share her name and story soon, but one experience she mentioned can’t wait, because I know someone reading this blog needs to hear this message today. If you are crying in your car at…

Problems That Plague Nonprofit Content And How to Solve Them

Stop Wasting Time with Bad Content Does your content capture imagination? Does it spark emotions? Does it make people want to stand up and yell, “YES! I WILL SUPPORT THIS GREAT CAUSE!” If not, then you should join Peter Panepento TOMORROW for: The 6 Problems That Plague Nonprofit Content…And How to Solve Them 60-Minute Webinar…

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Tara Collins

Welcome to our 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. We’d love to feature YOU in this series! Don’t be shy – tell us what you do in a typical day as a nonprofit communications pro. Tara Collins is a  Jill-of-all-Trades,…

Do Your Bosses and Co-Workers Respect Your Boundaries? [Anonymous Survey]

At the end of the month author and psychotherapist Sarri Gilman is joining us for a two-part webinar series called Transform Your Boundaries and Get Better Results. It’s part of our CALM training for nonprofit communicators. We’re trying to prevent burnout, prepare you for challenges, and address the workaholic, self-martyr culture that plague many nonprofits. It’s the…