Is it yours?

August 9, 2012

In the wake of the ruckus over Jonah Lehrer’s fabricated quotes in his best-selling book, Imagine, I was looking through... View Article

The view from here

August 7, 2012

This time of year, many of us travel elsewhere to seek a different view or experience. When it comes to... View Article

The next generation

July 27, 2012

 **Disclaimer — The writer of this post is not a Millennial. These days, it’s impossible to miss the fact that... View Article

It’s a journey

July 25, 2012

Your connection with your donors is like any relationship.  You want it to be satisfying and enriching. And like any... View Article

Renew your renewals

July 23, 2012

Your renewing supporters provide you with reliable, low-cost revenue that helps your organization thrive. The added bonus of a solid... View Article

Are you really saving money?

July 9, 2012

Budgets are tight.  Expenses are under the microscope. And your stewardship communications are an easy target.  E-mail acknowledgements vs. print... View Article

The freedom to dream

July 4, 2012

With more than 1.5 million nonprofit organizations in America, it’s understandable that we expend a lot of energy worrying about... View Article

Lessons from Ikea

July 2, 2012

Sleek. Simple. Inexpensive. That’s why we shop there. Ikea knows it. And they’re brilliant at reminding us that they know... View Article

Keep them at "Yes!"

June 26, 2012

Let’s face it.  The odds are against you.  The vast majority of people will say no to your fundraising appeal.... View Article

Summer planning

June 21, 2012

 Sunshine and happiness! It’s the first full day of summer!   For many organizations, it’s time to step back… celebrate… ponder…... View Article