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Reaching the Next Generation

Reaching the Next Generation

by / on July 9, 2014 at 5:17 pm / in Fundraising, Social Media, Storytelling

A new study by the UK’s Give as You Live and Web Psychologist Nathalie Nahai sheds some light on how millennials view charity. Notably, the study points out that some […]

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One Day in Eight Quotes

One Day in Eight Quotes

by / on May 12, 2014 at 1:17 pm / in Social Media, Storytelling

A hundred people gathered in Olympic Village on Friday for the Digital Nonprofit conference put on by Net Squared Vancouver. If you missed it– keep an eye out for it […]

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2014 Nonprofit Benchmarks Study 1

2014 Nonprofit Benchmarks Study

by / on April 24, 2014 at 3:47 pm / in E-letters, Fundraising, Social Media

M+R in partnership with NTEN released their annual Nonprofit Benchmark Study a few weeks ago, and it’s full of goodies. The important thing to note when reviewing the study is […]

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Everything in its Right Length

Everything in its Right Length

by / on April 1, 2014 at 10:57 am / in Social Media

What is the most effective length of a tweet? What is the ideal length of a blog post? How short should my Facebook status update be? These may not be […]

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Tint: Unite Your Social Channels

Tint: Unite Your Social Channels

by / on February 25, 2014 at 1:25 pm / in Social Media

I stumbled upon a great tool the other day for showcasing feeds from your social media channels. It’s called Tint, and can be used on your website or at an […]

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5 Things Every Charity Should Know About Facebook

5 Things Every Charity Should Know About Facebook

by / on January 30, 2014 at 3:29 pm / in Social Media

There’s no question that Facebook can be an incredible tool for marketing. Every charity should be on Facebook. It’s the perfect place to tell your story, meet new people, and […]

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How to Make Your Campaign “Spreadable”

How to Make Your Campaign “Spreadable”

by / on January 29, 2014 at 4:16 pm / in Social Media

Writing content to engage your donor base is one thing, but writing something that truly touches someone and inspires them to share it with their network of friends is a […]

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What Makes Millennials Tick? 1

What Makes Millennials Tick?

by / on December 18, 2013 at 11:19 am / in Social Media, Storytelling

I have always been interested in behavioural differences between the millennial generation and former generations: from how they spend their money and time to how they tweet about it later online. […]

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Part 2: How to Run a Charity on 7 Hours a Week

Part 2: How to Run a Charity on 7 Hours a Week

by / on November 27, 2013 at 4:12 pm / in Client Highlights, Community Managers, Social Media

Kris Hull and his wife Tamara are the directors of ABBA Canada, a small charity that sends grants to help out adopting parents. They also happen to be the only […]

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How to Run an Effective Charity on Only 7 Hours a Week 1

How to Run an Effective Charity on Only 7 Hours a Week

by / on November 26, 2013 at 1:33 pm / in Client Highlights, Community Managers, Social Media

Kris Hull and his wife Tamara are the directors of ABBA Canada, a small charity that sends grants to help out adopting parents. They also happen to be the only […]

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