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Presence for Non-Profits

Elaine Fogel

7 Steps to Creating a Standard Email Signature for Your Non-Profit

Sep 28 2012, 10:52 AM by

Although email communications have been in use since the 1970s, many organizations today still haven’t developed their own email signature standards. Creating an email signature standard is similar to developing your non-profit’s logo and name criteria, which are part of its overall brand or communications standards.

Posted in Tips & Resources, Associations & Organizations, Benchmark Series & Contests, Benchmark Series, Presence for Non-Profits

Andy Shore

Benchmark 5: Answers to Your Non-Profit Questions

Sep 27 2012, 11:18 AM by

I’d like to thank all of you for the positive response to our Presence for Non-Profits series. Last week (and part of this week), I asked all of you to Ask Andy a non-profit or other marketing related question to be answered in this edition of the Benchmark 5. Some of your questions were covered during the series, like How to Start a Non-Profit. Here are the winners.

Posted in Benchmark Series & Contests, Benchmark Series, Presence for Non-Profits

Gene Takagi / Emily Chan

How to Start a Non-Profit

Sep 26 2012, 10:30 AM by

When exploring opportunities to pursue your passion to make a difference in the world, starting a charitable non-profit can often seem like the perfect strategy. In some cases, founders are able to create successful non-profits with hard work and good fortune. But more times than not, they create nonviable organizations that are abandoned or dissolved after a few years. What separates the founders who succeed from those who fail is not easily answered, but there are preliminary steps that would-be founders should take to increase their chances of realizing their goals.

Posted in Associations & Organizations, Benchmark Series & Contests, Benchmark Series, Presence for Non-Profits

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