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8 Tips for Anyone Considering a Career in Cloud Computing

If you could tell someone considering pursuing a career in cloud computing one thing, what would you tell them?
  • Fundraising for the Rest of Us
    Fundraising Academy Blog

    Panel Review: Fundraising for the Rest of Us

    There’s human services, religion, and education. For everything else, there’s this panel…and this panel review.
  • Celebrating the New Year
    Fundraising Academy Blog

    Panel Review: Start the New Year with 2020 Vision

    As 2019 comes to a close, we’re looking forward to a new decade full of innovation, fresh ideas, and goals to focus on.
  • Education Industry Partnerships
    Corporate Training Blog

    3 Reasons Why Education-Industry Partnerships Are Critical

    We hear a lot about employees looking for jobs and employers seeking qualified candidates - so how do we bring these two parties together?
  • Cause Selling vs. Fundraising
    Fundraising Academy Blog

    What Exactly is Cause Selling, and How is it Different from Fundraising?

    Working in nonprofits oftentimes means that we are less concerned with the “bottom line” or “selling” because that sounds like jargon for the corporate world. We generally focus on our cause (which is important) and our mission (which establishes why we fundraise in the first place). But how do we bring these two focus areas together? How do we combine the bottom line with our cause?
  • Networking
    Fundraising Academy Blog

    How to Identify and Connect With Your Nonprofit Network

    So now you’re an expert networker - with practice, of course! But how do you decide who to network with? Simply put: Identify whose life you would like to be part of, both internally and externally to your organization.
  • Networking
    Fundraising Academy Blog

    Keeping Up with Networks to Maximize Your Nonprofit’s Success

    Networks are at the heart of social capital and are important to achieve career success and organizational goals. Individuals improve their social capital when they can see and understand the connections between themselves and others within and beyond their workplace.
  • Networking
    Fundraising Academy Blog

    How to Boost Your Networking Skills and Improve Your Nonprofit

    There is an art to networking that will result in your power and ability to network. Let’s begin with defining the word itself: What exactly is networking? It is the purposeful building and maintaining of relationships for success.
  • Impact Breakfast
    Corporate Training Blog

    Impact Breakfasts: A Year in Review

    As 2019 begins to wind down, it’s time to review some of our favorite takeaways from this year’s Impact Breakfast topics and provide tips that you can bring to your team in the coming new year!
  • Storytelling
    Corporate Training Blog

    Three Things You Need to Know About Storytelling

    Storytelling is a great way to connect with others. It can help your organization identify its mission and values, hear directly from employees, and give your customers a personal connection to your company. With storytelling, we’re getting away from the idea of relying on transaction-centered relationships with customers and, instead, focusing on building human relationships through human stories.
  • Storytelling in Nonprofits
    Fundraising Academy Blog

    How to Use Stories from Your Nonprofit to Enhance Your Writing

    Grammar and syntax are all important parts of writing, but overall, the most important part of writing is to hone in on the stories that are most important to tell. 
  • How to Use a Call to Action to Help Your Donors Out
    Fundraising Academy Blog

    Why a Call to Action is Important to Helping Your Donors Out (and How to Use One Properly)

    One of the most critical things to know about marketing and writing is that you want processes to be easy for your audience to follow.
  • Writing for Nonprofits
    Fundraising Academy Blog

    How to Make Your Writing Sound Natural and Appeal to Donors

    Writing for your nonprofit can be tricky, simply because writing lasts forever in today’s digital age.
  • Writing for Nonprofits
    Fundraising Academy Blog

    Getting to Know Your Audience in Nonprofit Writing

    Writing can be challenging, but it’s an important part of our jobs that can’t be avoided. Between emails, donor letters, thank you notes, and presentations, writing is critical to any successful fundraising campaign. But how are you supposed to handle writing projects if you don’t feel comfortable with your writing?
  • Time management with calendar
    Corporate Training Blog

    7 Time Management Techniques to Get You Through Your Day

    With all the distractions available to us nowadays, it’s no wonder so many teams suffer from poor time management skills.
  • Thanking Donors
    Fundraising Academy Blog

    How to Steward and Upgrade Your Monthly Donors

    In this blog, we will discuss ways to steward your monthly donors, which will increase their retention rate but it can also help grow their monthly gift.