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Dan Ryan
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No, I Probably Won't Watch Your Wonderful Video
I don't deny that video as a means of communication is on the rise. It is easier to create and consume than it has ever been. Our phones and iPads can capture quality video without special lighting or expense and we can post it on YouTube for free. A good n...

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My Favorite Fundraising Productivity Tool - Call Reports Made Easy
I am not writing this. Instead, I am in the midst of my daily commute to work, and speaking into a headset, with my laptop open beside me on the passenger seat. Virtually all of my "writing" these days is accomplished through a dictated first draft followed...

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Why Am I Writing this Blog? (Hint: I'm not job-hunting or consulting)
A friend and former boss called me last week to say a few nice things about this blog and then he asked if I'd gotten permission from my current boss to launch it. "No," I replied, "should I have?" "Well, he might think you're looking for a job…"  I hadn't ...

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No, Why Don't YOU Run Your Business Like a Nonprofit?!
I
just read one
of those ever-popular articles exhorting nonprofits to operate like businesses .
If you Google "nonprofit like a business...

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A Few Moments on Minutes
Minutes are the unsung heroes of board meetings.  Their approval is a ministerial task in the warm-up phase of the board meeting, or they...

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Guns, Cheerleaders, and Tips for a Successful Auction
Last night, I attended the Chiefs Ambassadors "pairings party" , which is a pretty nifty way of extending the fund-raising impact of a go...

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Spiffing up the Blog
Take a look at the right side of the blog! I have added a bunch of links, and, I hope even more helpfully, added feeds to those links tha...
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