Management Tips

4 Steps To ‘Once Upon A Time’

September 7, 2016       The NonProfit Times      

(0)

      0

While nonprofit work isn’t all slaying dragons and saving princesses, your donor wants to think it is. Telling good stories helps your organization retain donors and have concrete evidence of the impact you’re making every day.

6 Ways To Catch Elusive Millennials

September 7, 2016       The NonProfit Times      

(0)

      0

Many news outlets will write about millennials as if they are explorers documenting newly-discovered species, observing every action with bewilderment. Appealing to the sought-after generation known as millennials, however, is mostly common sense and not as hard as it seems.

Information That Saved Members From Leaving

September 7, 2016       The NonProfit Times      

(0)

      0

Membership means benefits. Whether you’re eight years old and want to join the Boy Scouts to roast marshmallows on camping trips or 58-years-old buying a membership package to your local theater, membership means giving something to get something in return. Are you offering your members enough incentive to stick around?

Speeding Up, Slowing Down With A Dashboard

September 6, 2016       The NonProfit Times      

(0)

      0

Choosing the right financial dashboard can seem as complicated and time-consuming as finding “the one.” But, with an idea of the qualities you’re searching for in a financial dashboard, you can have a clearer idea of your “type,” narrowing down the field to only the true contenders for your organization.

5 Steps Encapsulating Your Approach

September 6, 2016       The NonProfit Times      

(0)

      0

Creating a simple, timeless approach to your fundraising and marketing is as simple as matching your shoes with your belt, probably.

The Teachable Moment From Mistakes

September 6, 2016       The NonProfit Times      

(0)

      0

No one expects you to go out for drinks and be best friends with every member of the senior staff. However, it is important to develop some level of interpersonal relationships with all of your staff, especially senior staff, to make teamwork a priority in your organization.

Profiting From A Combined Promotable Universe

August 30, 2016       The NonProfit Times      

(1)

      0

Looking for a higher yield from promotional emails and mail? Try combining lapsed members and prospective members into a single pool. The results might surprise you, according to executives from the AARP.

Crowdsourcing Is Also Community-Building

August 30, 2016       The NonProfit Times      

(0)

      0

Encouraging individuals and groups to raise money for your organization isn’t “Tom Sawyer-ing” them into whitewashing your fence for you. It is creating engagement within your community and raising fun, and funds, for your cause.

Mainstreaming Your LGBTQ Fundraising Programs

August 30, 2016       The NonProfit Times      

(0)

      0

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ) community has grown and will continue to do so. That has implications for the nonprofit sector in everything from hiring to community support, including fundraising.

Going Bananas Could Be A Good Thing

August 29, 2016       Darryl      

(0)

      0

Increasing sales of fruits and vegetables is as simple as increasing interesting and innovative marketing. It’s that easy.