Our Overloaded 'Bag of Tricks'
You may not be able to master everything (I sure can't!), but having a good knowledge of the strengths and weaknesses of each item in your bag of tricks can help you know where to focus your energies and your limited dollars. And mastering something new that interests you is such a rewarding experience.
It wasn't that long ago when we were wondering if this new thing called the Internet would last. This old dog has absolutely no predictions about the next new thing, but I assure you this — I'm going to do all I can to learn about it from those who are the early adapters and figure out if together we can make it a powerful fundraising tool.
Pamela consults with nonprofits, helping them develop their fundraising strategy and writing copy to achieve their goals. Additionally, she teaches fundraising at two universities, hoping to inspire the next generation of fundraisers to be passionate about the profession. Previously, Pamela led the fundraising programs for nonprofit organizations. Pamela is a member of the Advisory Panel for Rogare, the fundraising think tank at Plymouth University’s Hartsook Centre for Sustainable Philanthropy, a CFRE, a graduate of Wheaton College (IL) and Dominican University, and holds a Doctorate in Business Administration from California Southern University. Contact Pamela at firstname.lastname@example.org or follow her on Twitter at @pjbarden.