A Blast From the Past: The 4 Forever Facts About Fundraising (December 2010)
It's that time of year when predictions abound. Top 10 lists are on everyone's lips. Whether it's improving work/life balance, getting over your ex or losing weight, it seems there's a prediction for how everything will or won't change next year. Even my barista is giving me advice on the economy. He warned me away from giving him a tip.
"You'll want to keep those pennies in your pocket," he said. "Things aren't looking good out here. Better to set something aside for Christmas."
But really, no one knows what's going to happen today, let alone tomorrow. So, I'm eschewing my list of predictions for 2011. Instead, I'm serving up the four "forever facts" about fundraising. Enjoy!