Lack of Women in Top Roles Hinders Nonprofits, Female Nonprofit Workers Say
As the latest AFP Compensation and Benefits Study shows, the gap in gender salaries in the nonprofit world continues. Female representatives from the nonprofit sector say that donations from women suffer due to the lack of women in board and leadership roles. (The Chronicle of Philanthropy) Read more.
Nonprofits and Segmenting for Effective Communication—A New Infographic
The key to effective messaging is to personalize, segment and repeat! This study of nonprofit communications shows how and why nonprofits are segmenting their messaging to donors. (Sofii) Read more.
Top Ten: 7 Things Every Nonprofit Should be Sharing on Social Media
Learn about this topic and more in this week's top ten, including stories and tips on how making 'the ask' is like the game Operation (and how to execute it), an unconventional social media plan for your nonprofit, which reports you should be paying attention to (and creating), how to get the creative juices flowing with a walking meeting, the new-age annual report and why you absolutely MUST get more creative with direct mail. Read more.
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Call for Nominations for the AFP Foundation for Philanthropy 2015 Board of Directors—Don't Wait Until the Last Minute!
The AFP Foundation for Philanthropy board of directors is seeking nominations for positions beginning January 1, 2015. Your input and participation in the nominating process will ensure that the foundation board is representative of the finest leaders in the profession. Don't wait until the last minute—the deadline to submit nominations is less than two months away. Click here to nominate yourself, a colleague or invite your chapter to nominate you or a colleague, today!
Serve on the 2014 AFP Board of Directors—Nominate Yourself or a Colleague Today!
Yes, you can even nominate yourself! Don't wait until the last minute—start your nomination process today for yourself, a colleague, or put in a good word with your chapter to submit a nomination for you or another AFP member! The AFP Board must be representative of the finest leaders in the profession, and your nomination can make that happen. The deadline to vote is less than two months away, but no need to wait—nominate today!
2014 AFP Conference Recordings
Miss a session you were dying to tap into at the 2014 AFP International Conference on Fundraising? Or miss the conference altogether? That's what the conference recordings are for! Pick by individual session, full track or the entire conference—listen via Mp3, on your computer and even on the go. Bonus: the recordings come with the synced slides from the session (where applicable)! Double bonus? Earn CFRE points just for tuning in! Rack up those points and knowledge today—click here to tune in.
The AFP Top 10 Reasons To Join!
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Using LinkedIn to Uncover New Donors and Board Members, by Ann-Laura Parks, CFRE
LinkedIn is not just a place to look for a job or network for business. It is emerging as a top B2B marketing tool which also happens to make it a great tool for nonprofit prospecting and relationship-building.
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AFP Career Center Article for May:
YOUR CAREER: After the Interview
By Pamela A. Cook, ACFRE, and Andrew Kaufteil, J.D.
There are myriad articles and books available to assist in interview preparation, many of which people sample questions and answers. However, less has been written about what to do after the interview. Read more.
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