Category Archives: Messaging

Time to Align! Considering your organization’s values, mission, culture for the way forward (with link to Webinar!)

We talk a lot about mission. We talk about vision. We don’t talk about values often. Yet, value statements are critical even in the corporate setting. For nonprofits, our activities, integrity, and vision (i.e. values) for the world and future …
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It’s Time! Your Nonprofit Needs a Communications Gatekeeper!

The good news is your nonprofit is growing. Your community is growing, your programs calendar is chock full of opportunities, your fundraising efforts have paid off and you have new initiatives to carry out. It’s all very exciting. And everyone …
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Always Eat Green Worms & Other Tips for Nonprofit Communication (From My Kids)

  Last week was my first week at work after spending a couple weeks with my two boys, both under age four. I was looking forward to interacting with adults again. But, my kids informed my writing and conversation as …
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Our New Video And How We Made It

In July, Stephanie and I had exactly half-a-day together when we both were free to “take off” from work, and how did we choose to spend it? By filming our new video, of course! Can you tell how much fun …
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Don’t Shoot The Medium: Dialogue on Social Media

Stephanie has been railing about the pitfalls of dialogue on social media – how, rather than an exchange of ideas, online talk often seems to devolve into counterproductive mudslinging. While that certainly happens, I find myself in the unusual position of defending social media!
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