How to Talk to Your Boss About Offensive Communications

If you missed it, Antionette Kerr’s blog post from last week talked about “crunchy” conversations – those discussions when someone says something offensive and your body immediately reacts negatively. Whether it’s a straight-up racist uncle at Thanksgiving or a well-meaning, but clueless, co-worker, we’ve all felt the “crunch” at one time or another. Or maybe…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators March 16, 2018

Good day, good friends! It’s time for the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising. It’s time for Mixed Links… If your emails aren’t being delivered, check out Landing Your Emails – Expert Email Deliverability Tips. Jeff Bullas breaks down Why Facebook Has a Big Problem. Feel like you’re from…

Hot Topics in March: Development Plans, Co-Workers Using Offensive Language, Photography, and More

Here’s what’s happening at Nonprofit Marketing Guide this month: Online Training: Mar 1 & 2: Writing a Fabulous Case for Support Learn how to create a case statement that inspires donors to give. Registration is $199 (Part 1 took place earlier today, but you will get the recording as soon as you register for Part 2)…

Your Invitation into the Circle of Trust

On today’s #NPCOMM Chat Live, Antionette Kerr and I talked about creating a Judgement-Free Zone or Circle of Trust around cultural competency for nonprofit communications directors, or as we are calling it Inclusive Conversations. First of all, we need a better name for this concept that doesn’t conjure up fitness center commercials or Robert DeNiro…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators February 9, 2018

Hello, awesome nonprofit communicators out there!  Join me for the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising. It’s time for Mixed Links… It’s finally here! Kivi’s latest book CALM not BUSY: How to Manage Your Nonprofit’s Communications for Great Results is now available on Amazon in both paperback and Kindle versions.…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators January 26, 2018

Gather around and partake from the finest articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising. It’s time for Mixed Links… If you want to up your social media game this year, read 14 Exciting New Things to Try on Social Media in 2018. Kyle McClure talks about Letting Your Nonprofit Vision Statement Guide…

Mark This Off Your To-Do List Before You Leave for the Holidays

2018 is shaping up to be a challenging year for nonprofits. But we’re facing it head on with some great new webinars on tap for next year including a series on inclusive messaging and more advanced strategy-based presentations that help you better make decisions on the fly. (New to nonprofit communications? We got you covered…