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Carolyn M. Appleton
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Attended University of Texas at Austin
Lives in Austin, TX
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For human beings of all ages, technology inspires fear and anxiety. Cari Romm quotes Christopher Bader in her article for The Atlantic, “Americans Are More Afraid of Robots Than Death” (October, 2015). “’People tend to express the highest level of fear for things they’re dependent on but that they don’t have any control over, and …
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Would fewer, better quality, less aggressive and distracting, "clicky" ads be better ... perhaps. More respect for what viewers are trying to do - find information (often quickly) - makes some sense. 
Ad blocking apps threaten to undermine the internet's main economic model, so how are publishers and advertisers fighting back?
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Saturday!

Stop by the store this Saturday, May 28th, 11am to 1pm for a sampling of Swedish candies imported by Austin’s locally owned IGOTTCANDY. Importer and owner Bengt Gribhorn will be on hand to offer samples and talk about his delicious product. Don’t forget to grab a cup of fresh roasted Anderson’s Coffee!
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Create positive impact through smarter strategy. #RBS16 leads the conversation with 400+ European brands on what it takes to be a business of the future.
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The Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC) has announced that Jane Weissman will step down as its president and CEO on June 30, after leading the U.S. nonprofit since 1994. Larry Sherwood, currently IREC's vice president and chief operations officer, has been appointed her successor.
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Important visits - glad he went. Huge step forward and beyond, one we needed to take.
We asked US veterans what they think of Obama's trips to Hiroshima and Vietnam and how World War II and the Vietnam War have shaped their worldview. Here's what they told us.
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We have to do it.
Mayor Steve Adler has blasted into the middle of the ongoing conversation about a November mobility bond election by proposing an estimated $720 million package of projects along Austin’s most vital arterials. In a closed-door speech before the Greater Austin…
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Austin faces challenges, for sure.

We need more of the existing apartment owners to give up more units for affordable housing (and there are so so so many new apartment complexes being built and opening in this region), and we need more affordable housing complexes to be built with the help of groups like Foundation Communities.

And, soon.
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Love this!
A 134-year-old dairy farm in rural Pulaski reinvents itself as an artisan sunflower oil business.
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Education
  • University of Texas at Austin
    Liberal Arts & Fine Arts
    1) Middle Eastern Studies (B.A. With Honors: GPA 3.5); and 2) Nineteenth Century American Art (M.A., The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi: GPA 3.9).
  • CFRE International
    Nonprofit Fundraising
    Certified in 2004 and recertified continuously since then. Work spanning my career is documented by CFRE International (professional activities, volunteer activities and continuing education).
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Gender
Female
Birthday
May 1
Other names
None (kept my name even when married for a time).
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Fundraising CFRE | Digital Communications | Public Relations
Introduction
Welcome to my Google+ profile. My postings focus on topics of personal and professional interest. 

Mission

To help organizations attain their fundraising, public relations, social media and other communications goals in the most efficient, thoughtful, high quality manner possible.

Communicating

Email and mobile are best. I am also happy to visit via Skype, Google+ Hangout and other video conferencing services.

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Carolyn M. Appleton, Inc.

I maintain a legally designated home office. Meetings by appointment only. Hours are flexible. Yes, I can and do work in offices side-by-side with staff, as needed. Website link.

Work documented by CFRE International as a condition of certification and recertification. Tax documentation managed by Hahn & Oldham PC (since 2000).
Bragging rights
Awards for excellence in work and volunteering: Texas Nature Conservancy; Dallas Zoological Society; BRIT: Botanical Research Institute of Texas; Art Museum of South Texas; and NABA: North American Butterfly Association. In 2011, I received an “NTENy” award for outstanding volunteer service from NTEN: Nonprofit Technology Network. For more, see LinkedIn.
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CFRE Fundraising | Digital Communications | Public Relations
Employment
  • Carolyn M. Appleton, Inc.
    President, 2007 - present
    Incorporated in 2007 (after years of freelancing).
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Austin, TX
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San Antonio, TX - Corpus Christi, TX - Dallas, TX - Nassau Bay, TX - Redondo Beach, CA - San Bernardino, CA - Torrance, CA - San Pedro, CA - Baltimore, MD - Norfolk, VA - Ridgecrest, CA - New York, NY - Rancho Palos Verdes, CA - Rossmoor, CA - Long Beach, CA -
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512-954-4477
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512-954-4477
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Located at The Domain Austin, Texas 78758