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The Vacation Checklist 1

The Vacation Checklist

by / on July 15, 2014 at 3:14 pm / in Resources

Alright, so you’re about to head to the lake, the cabin, the beach, what have you; you’re about to leave the office and you’d like to leave your work behind […]

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Dynamic Visuals Part 3: Working with Type 3

Dynamic Visuals Part 3: Working with Type

by / on April 10, 2014 at 11:31 am / in Resources, Storytelling

Now that you’ve got your image to work with, placing your text on it is the next step. This can be the name of your campaign, a CTA, urgent message, […]

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The Double Standard 3

The Double Standard

by / on April 8, 2014 at 10:48 am / in Resources

Last month the Portland Hotel Society, a nonprofit working with the poor in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside, came under scrutiny after a government audit revealed some questionable spending. Two directors at […]

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The Improtance of Daily Prioritization

The Improtance of Daily Prioritization

by / on March 7, 2014 at 1:24 pm / in Resources

Our days are built for distraction. There is the constant tick tick of the email, the text message bleep, the urgent meeting. We are being pulled in a dozen different […]

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Charity Love Songs

Charity Love Songs

by / on February 14, 2014 at 8:15 am / in Relationships

Hey everyone, happy Valentine’s Day. It’s a great day to show a little love to your donors, just don’t take it too far. 🙂 So to get you in the […]

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5 Reasons You Should Hire a Student This Summer 5

5 Reasons You Should Hire a Student This Summer

by / on January 17, 2014 at 11:47 am / in Resources

The government of Canada is once again running it’s Canada Summer Jobs program, where employees can receive grants to hire students. This is a great opportunity for charities– they are […]

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New Year’s Dissolution

New Year’s Dissolution

by / on January 8, 2014 at 4:18 pm / in Resources

I’m not going to write about resolutions. You’ve heard about too many of them already. You may have made some of your own– those pesky little goals for self-improvement. I […]

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Our Top 10 Stories of 2013

Our Top 10 Stories of 2013

by / on January 2, 2014 at 1:44 pm / in Resources

The new year is a time of reflection. So to kick off 2014, we’re looking back at our best stories from 2013. 10. The Magician’s Guide to Fundraising Street performing […]

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Make Better Choices: A Review of ‘Decisive’

Make Better Choices: A Review of ‘Decisive’

by / on November 12, 2013 at 10:44 am / in Community Managers, Resources

Last year I read and reviewed Chip and Dan Heath’s Made to Stick, a book I thoroughly enjoyed and highly recommend. I recently picked up their latest book, Decisive, which […]

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The 2013 Charity Toolkit 1

The 2013 Charity Toolkit

by / on October 23, 2013 at 2:38 pm / in Resources

Our 2013 Charity Toolkit is here! Peer Giving and Charity Express have partnered to put together a guide to the best affordable tools for email, social media, customer relationship management and more. We’ve catered […]

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