Hot Topics in May: E-Newsletters, Content Problems, Leadership, Work Boundaries

Here’s what’s happening at Nonprofit Marketing Guide this month: Online Training: STARTS TOMORROW! May 1 & 2 – Creating Awesome Email Newsletters Learn how to create a newsletter worthy of the time you are investing in it. Registration is $119 for Part 1, $199 for Parts 1 and 2 or Free with an All-Access Pass Learn More…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators April 27, 2018

The weekend is getting closer! Time to wind down with the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising. It’s time for Mixed Links… You can now download the 2018 M+R Benchmarks Study Report. Sarah Durham answers the question How Can Nonprofits Use Photography Well? on The Smart Communications Podcast.…

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What’s Your Top CALM Strength? Take Our New Quiz to Find Out

CALM communications directors are Collaborative, Agile, Logical and Methodical. Ready to find your top CALM strength? Take the new quiz! [interact id=”5a96034eeda369001414cf81″ type=”quiz”] Don’t see the quiz? Take it here. Why should you know your top CALM strength? I’m a “build on your success” kind of person. So if you know where you are strong,…

Inclusive Conversations: Are Your Communications Making FRIENDS or FOES with People of Color?

A lot of my peers grew up watching the popular 90’s sitcom FRIENDS. But not me. I refused to watch because the characters lived in a diverse community in New York but looked nothing like the melting pot that I knew existed beyond their famous apartment building (Please don’t go there about Ross’ black girlfriend).…

Inclusive Conversations: Confrontation versus Conversations

Two weeks ago, my college friend Kim Pevia and I led the second webinar in The Inclusive Conversations series called How to Talk to Your Boss (and co-workers) about offensive communications.   It was all about how to stop ignoring “The Crunch,” have difficult conversations in the office, and promote a more inclusive environment. We think that…

Modern Media Relations for Nonprofits – New Book, New Webinar

Our good friends Antionette Kerr and Peter Panepento have been working together to bring you a brand new book – Modern Media Relations for Nonprofits: Creating an Effective PR Strategy for Today’s World. The book will serve as your guide to successfully working with reporters, editors, and opinion makers and also prepare you for crises such as…

Hot Topics in April: Direct Mail, Modern Media Relations, and Supportive Nonprofit Cultures

Here’s what’s happening at Nonprofit Marketing Guide this month: On the Blog: Antionette Kerr will talk about Confrontation versus Conversations on the 5th. Peter Panepento will be back on the 26th. Kivi will talk about building a positive culture of communications at your nonprofit throughout the month. I usually publish our Day in the Life of a…