Hello! I’m taking a break from this blog for awhile. But if you have communications needs, please still contact me! I am working for a PR agency now and may be able to help via the agency, or I may be able to refer you to an independent/solo PR professional. Thanks!
A lot of organizations I hear from want to know how to write a press release. But the truth is, you rarely need one. You have simpler, more effective options. Read more.
When you are speaking with a reporter, hopefully it’s about something you actually want to talk about. But that doesn’t always happen. What are your options? Typically, you have four choices.
When is the best time to start planning your end-of-year appeal to donors? Nonprofits that raise the most funds usually start planning in August. Use the following tips to maximize your online and offline fundraising appeals this year.
Maybe you’re one of those people who can speak extemporaneously and get your point across concisely. Most of us are not. If you’re asked to speak with a journalist, this article has 11 quick tips to help you look and sound your best — and get your point across.
Amazon Alexa, Echo Dot, and other voice-controlled speakers are revolutionizing our world. But what advantages do they offer to nonprofits?
In this article, I feature five nonprofits using Amazon in interesting and effective ways that either help the organization meet its mission or build brand awareness.
The connection between branding and storytelling is quite simple: The first place your brand should come to life is in your origin story.