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Five things you should say to the colleague who insists, “We don’t need a brand.”

Posted by on August 28th, 2009
Posted in Blog, Nonprofit Fundraising, Nonprofit Messaging

If you are focused on helping your organization expand its number of supporters, add new volunteers or inspire new activists, …

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Why the hand-written note is a powerful fundraising tool

Posted by on August 12th, 2009
Posted in Blog, Nonprofit Fundraising, Nonprofit Messaging

When I send a friend a gift and she writes, seals, stamps and mails me a hand-written thank-you note I …

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Your Talking Points Aren’t Just For Formal Communications

Posted by on August 5th, 2009
Posted in Blog, Nonprofit Copywriting, Nonprofit Messaging

If you take your role at your nonprofit organization seriously, you’ve probably given some thought to the “talking points” to …

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Don’t Let “-ing” Kill Your Nonprofit’s Tagline

Posted by on July 30th, 2009
Posted in Blog, Nonprofit Copywriting, Nonprofit Taglines

Improve your tagline by using active verbs instead of gerunds.

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What should your annual report accomplish for you?

Posted by on April 24th, 2009
Posted in Blog, Nonprofit Annual Report, Nonprofit Copywriting, Nonprofit Design

A good annual report should achieve multiple goals. In rank order those are: 1.    Attracts new and continued interest in …

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Why You Should Still Consider a Printed Newsletter

Posted by on March 24th, 2009
Posted in Blog, Nonprofit Design

We just received the Doctors Without Borders newsletter http://tinyurl.com/c3umro in the mail, and I’m impressed by a number of things: …

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