How to craft an excellent LinkedIn profile – Part one
For non-profits, donations are oxygen, volunteers are heartbeats
This is part one in a series of posts. First published in March, 2014. Updated in July 2015. You’re half way through summer and it’s practically hiring season for communications professionals. In this series, I examine how to leverage LinkedIn to put your best foot forward. But first, why? It’s simple. You want a career. You […]
The magic behind networking
If the oxygen of a non-profit is the donations it receives, the volunteers that support the organization are its heartbeats. So it is supremely important that non-profits focus on building stewardship with its volunteers. At the World Partnership Walk, they refer to this as friend-raising.
Half-Truths in the Non-Profit Sector
There’s something mysterious about the power of networking. Here’s practical advice on how to perform networking magic.
Accepted does not equate to acceptable. It is our responsibility as communicators to ensure transparency and authenticity in all communications. If we engage in half-truths, we put our organization’s survival in jeopardy, simply because people do not like being deceived. Half-truths are cancers that kill trust.