Fundraiser Education

Every Fundraiser Needs a Coach
August 29, 2022 at 12:35 pm

We admire the “self-made,” yet, it’s a myth. Embrace the fact that all of us need a coach to guide us in our work and in our lives.

So You Want to Be a Director of Development?
July 29, 2022 at 10:05 am

The director of development is the senior fundraising manager at a nonprofit organization. The director, who collaborates closely with the CFO, is responsible for securing nonprofit revenue from individuals, corporations, organizations, associations and foundations through a variety of means. But what does it take to get there?

Are You a Great Fundraiser?
July 22, 2022 at 10:12 am

Fundraisers must seek to continuously improve their craft. They must practice asking for the gift and enjoy the thrill of this adventure. Fundraisers, who exchange with prospects about a variety of subjects, must believe in their cause and expect every ask to be successful.

Book Review: Creative Deviations
July 21, 2022 at 10:51 am

It’s finally here: a new handbook on direct mail called "Creative Deviations." It’s heavy, it’s filled with 286 pages, with nice large print, easy-to-read typeface and lots of “yous.”

The Chosen: Who Is in Your Professional Network?
July 15, 2022 at 9:02 am

Every professional in the nonprofit arena needs to have a strong professional network to help them achieve greater success over time, and experts agree that networking can take your career to a higher level.

Save the Date for bbcon 2022 Virtual
July 11, 2022 at 11:43 am

bbcon 2022 Virtual, the tech conference for a better world, will take place October 17-18. The conference will be global and virtual.