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The Eight-Hour Outcomes Measurements Process

This 2017 version includes hyperlinked text for easier access to information. Donors want results, not statistics. A research-based, outcomes measurements process for all programs will not only increase funding, but improve client results.

This is one of 17 guides in The Hour Series of... (continued)


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The One-Hour Program Evaluation

The 2017 version includes hyperlinked text for easier access to information. Program evaluation is critical in order to assure wise use of donor gifts and provable outcomes measurements. The guide provides samples and directions for a simplified evaluation process.

This is one of 17 guides in The Hour... (continued)


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The Four-Hour Volunteer Development Process

The updated 2017 version includes hyperlinked text for easier access to information. Nonprofits depend on volunteers: board members, committee members, and program volunteers. Yet few nonprofits have formalized policies and procedures for the recruitment, training, recognition and dismissal of... (continued)


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The Two-Hour Board Training

The updated 2017 version includes hyperlinked text for easier access to information. The critical nature of their legal governance responsibilities, and their relationship with the executive director, requires that board members be trained. This guide provides step by step directions for a variety of board... (continued)


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The Four-Hour Personnel Management Assessment

The updated 2017 version includes hyperlinked text for easier access to information. The critical nature of personnel management requires solid and legal policies and procedures for recruitment, recognition, training, review and dismissal of all staff. The guide includes proven examples, as... (continued)


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The One-Hour Organizational Assessment

The updated 2016 version includes hyperlinked text for easier access to information. Also included in "The Six-Hour Strategic Plan" guide, this assessment provides a comprehensive evaluation of all aspects of a nonprofit for board members and staff. The "Standards for International NGOs" is a part of... (continued)



The Two-Hour ED Performance Review Plan

The 2016 version includes hyperlinked text for easier access to information. The development of an executive director performance review plan based on core competencies is critical for both the ED and the board. The guide includes sample forms and step by step proven procedures.


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The Four-Hour Nonprofit Start-up Plan

The 2017 version includes hyperlinked text for easier access to information. The guide includes the essential steps for starting a nonprofit, including specific questions to ask to determine the feasibility of the organization. Also included are sample articles of incorporation and sample... (continued)


Taggedstarting a nonprofit

Board & Staff Roles chart

Chart that shows the roles and responsibilities of board and staff and their relationships

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How to Manage Social Media During Your Summer Vacation

Wed, Jun 24, 2015 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT

Your summer vacation is how many social media managers relax and recharge. No doubt yours will be a well-earned respite from noisy newsfeed and notifications. But do you know what to do with your nonprofit’s social media presence while you're gone?

This free webinar will... (continued)

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Creative Ways to Get More Facebook Engagement in 2015

Wed, Feb 11, 2015 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT

You see the potential that Facebook offers for engaging supporters and creating more exposure for your nonprofit. But with declining reach, and more competition in the newsfeed, reaching your supporters is more challenging than ever before.

This free webinar will show you... (continued)


Taggedfacebookcultivationretentioncontent marketingmarketingsocial media

Grow Your Major Gifts: Then Don't Let Them Wither on the Vine -- Learn to Make Dynamic 'Moves' and Passionate 'Asks'

Wed, Jan 07, 2015 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT

Asking is scary. As a result, too often nonprofits spend tons of time cultivating, cultivating and cultivating. But they never get to the ask! Or, if they do, they leave money on the table. To assure that you cut to the chase requires a plan and a... (continued)


Taggedmajor giftsmajor giftfundraisingboard developmentboard trainingcultivationstrategyphilanthropystewardshipboard leadership

Writing Board Minutes: Tips and Tricks

A few pointers on things to think about when taking board minutes.


Changing Social Media and Why Your Nonprofit Should Pay Attention

The only real constant in today’s social media landscape is change. While Facebook and Twitter seemed to dominate people’s interest for a long time, these sites are now in decline, and reaching new audiences for your nonprofit is no longer as straightforward as having an active presence on these two... (continued)

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A Brilliant Holiday Fundraising Letter that Generated 875% ROI

This holiday appeal was created by The Good Neighbour’s Club and the results were amazing! We hope it will inspire you to think outside the box this year.


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6 Email Marketing Tips for the Holidays

For many nonprofits, the holidays are when they receive the bulk of their donations for the year, and email marketing is one of the main drivers of giving. So, to help you excel at fundraising this holiday season, here are some tips for email marketing:


Taggedyearletternonprofitfundraisingemail marketingholidayschristmas

Do You Need a Feasibility Study?

Wed, Nov 12, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT

You're getting ready for a capital campaign! Do you need to do a study, is it a waste of time and money? Can you do the study yourself? Will the consultant tell you anything you don't already know?

If you're planning a campaign you've probably been asked these questions by your board, your CEO, or maybe you've asked them... (continued)


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New Technology Solutions That Every Non-Profit Should Be Using

New Technology Solutions That Every Non-Profit Should Be Using

Life as a non-profit organization (NPO) is not easy. With limited resources for leading edge software and technology, NPO’s must constantly make small, incremental steps to improve their operations, while retaining cohesion with their... (continued)


3 Key ingredients for a Successful Online Campaign

Wed, Nov 05, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT

Online campaigns play a great part in an organisation's community engagement, community building and fundraising. With the year-end campaign-planning deadlines closing in, get inspiration from our Webinar to successfully engage your online community to achieve your nonprofit’s... (continued)


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Logic Model Workbook- Innovation Network

"A logic model is a commonly-used tool to clarify and depict a program within an organization. You may have heard it described as a logical framework, theory of change, or program matrix—but the purpose is usually the same: to graphically depict your program, initiative, project or even the sum total of all of... (continued)

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Top Ten Generational Gems for the Multiple Generations Workplace

Wed, Oct 15, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT


Experiencing generational communication challenges and problems? You are not alone! Sherri Petro of VPI Strategies shares her top 10 generational gems gleaned from the over 250 generational workshops she has conducted. You will increase your generational quotient and reduce the misunderstandings that abound with multiple... (continued)


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Using Facebook Ads to Promote Year-End Campaigns

Wed, Oct 08, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT

2014 is closing fast! Do you have a game plan to promote your year-end campaign? Have you considered Facebook Ads?

Facebook ads are an incredibly inexpensive and effective way to create more reach, and increase RSVPs for your year-end fundraiser.

This webinar will show you... (continued)


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