Where to find new non profit board members online

Where to find new non profit board members online

You may be looking to get fresh ideas, networking, resources on your board or avoiding “yes” members you know already.  You don’t want to be too disruptive by filling the board with people you do not know, but adding a the right new member from...
5 free tools to check your website health

5 free tools to check your website health

You may be looking in google analytics and wondering why you are not getting much or why you have a high bounce rate. There may be some easy ways you can make your site a better experience for visitors and thereby getting it in the good graces of google. You might...
Warming up cold calls – tips for non profits

Warming up cold calls – tips for non profits

Less and less is done on the phone, but it is a great way to make deeper connections. If not a telethon, sometimes you need to call a business to ask for support, a potential volunteer or even a grant-maker. These tips will help you warm up your “cold...
10 quotes about charity that do not get trite

10 quotes about charity that do not get trite

If you spend enough time on non profit websites, you are bound to come across some of these quotes. It can get old if you work in the non profit world but quotes from recognized figures can be inspiring and memorable to those on your site for the first time. If you do...
Box breathing to relieve stress

Box breathing to relieve stress

Sometimes you get so busy that you almost forget to breathe. But its important – I would go so far as to say it is a life saver. Deep breathing is a quick and easy method to get you focused and relieve anxiety. 5 simple steps: It is better to set aside a few...
10 quick tips for creating a non profit slideshow

10 quick tips for creating a non profit slideshow

Always include your sources – research, check facts and give credit. Also, don’t round numbers. “Tell them what you are about to tell them, tell them, and tell them what you told them.” Only have a logo on the first and last slide. Be on schedule. Pretend your...
3 steps to launching your non profit webinar

3 steps to launching your non profit webinar

Webinars are powerful tools for both deepening existing relationships and generating new fans for your non profit. You do need to have a few tools, a good quality video camera and preferably a quality mic. You can host it for free on google hangouts on air and it will...