Month: January 2021

  • Best fundraising blogs for 2021

    A lot of smart stuff is being posted on fundraising blogs, and here is a list of my favorites: A Direct Solution Agents of Good The Agitator The Better Fundraising Blog Bloomerang Blog Clairification Fired Up Fundraising Get Fully Funded Blog Hands-on Fundraising Heroic Fundraising Kivi’s Nonprofit Marketing Guide Know Your Own Bone Michael Rosen…

  • The problem with problem-free fundraising

    Donors give to solve problems. Is your fundraising built on that premise? Or are you flailing away at the popular (but ineffective) premise that donors give to be part of ongoing success? Listen to this post at the Veritus Group Blog: In Fundraising, It’s About the Problem, NOT the Process. It’s an eye-opener: There is…

  • How to care for yourself in hard times

    Are you taking care of yourself? It’s important. When you don’t, stress and anxiety can get the better of you, lowering the quality (and quantity) of your work — and sometimes undermining your health. Here are some self-care tips from the Publication Coach blog, at 15 ways I’ll be indulging in self-care over the holidays:…

  • Top 10 blog posts of 2020

    Check out the most-read Future Fundraising Now posts of last year. Many, but not all, are about the COVID-19 crisis. The way COVID-19 WILL destroy your fundraising — if you let it (March 11) The jargon that may be costing you million$ (August 13) How to fail at fundraising innovation — and how to succeed…