Author Archives for Laura Alexander

Evaluate!

Evaluate or be exterminated!

September 1, 2014 2:51 pm Published by Comments Off on Evaluate or be exterminated!

Evaluate or be exterminated! Ask yourself these questions to determine if your case for support is informative, inspiring, and motivating. Or better yet, ask someone else to rate it for you. If your case for support isn’t all you want it to be, or if you need to write a new case from scratch, join us on September 19 for INSPIRE: The Compelling Case for Support. ... Read More


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Ten Tips to a Compelling Case for Support by Laura Alexander

August 26, 2014 11:50 pm Published by Comments Off on Ten Tips to a Compelling Case for Support by Laura Alexander

Your case for support is the single most important document your organization needs for successful fundraising, yet many of us never take the time to write a truly compelling case. These ten tips will help you develop the best case for support for your organization.... Read More


GUSA

Giving USA: The Best Time Management Tool Ever! by Brian Bateman

August 11, 2014 2:05 pm Published by 1 Comment

In order to be efficient and effective, you must consider all your activities in light of how they support your efforts to engage with individuals. A simple grant application easily completed or an offer of a corporate sponsorship from a friend of the board chair may be a slam dunk. Other than that, you will want to spend a bulk of your time (80%+) on getting your share of the pie given by people. ... Read More


Book Review by Brian Bateman

February 25, 2014 6:08 pm Published by Comments Off on Book Review by Brian Bateman

The Fundraiser’s Guide to Irresistible Communications- Real World Field-Tested Strategies for Raising More Money by Jeff Brooks, Emerson & Church,... Read More


Extreme Productvity

December 16, 2013 8:28 pm Published by Comments Off on Extreme Productvity

This article is from the Harvard Business Review OnPoint, Winter 2013 By: Robert C. Pozen A veteran top executive at... Read More