Nonprofit Voice | Working Together Must Work: Why Collaboration is Key to Success at Next Generation Men

Friday, October 9, 2015
| by Guest Contributor |

In the private sector, success is often defined by pure competition: beating your peers and gaining a greater market share. From a business perspective, this approach is logical and desirable. Your company and employees depend on your ability to sell something better than others in the marketplace: It’s as simple as that.

Leveraging opportunities to build, connect, grow

Wednesday, October 7, 2015
| by Guest Contributor |

A frequent challenge for nonprofit organizations is dealing with unexpected setbacks — the failed donor renewal, the sudden loss of a key department head, or the departure of a board member. But after two decades in the nonprofit sector, I’ve come to realize that there are just as many unexpected opportunities from which nonprofits can benefit.

WSB-TV’s Tracey Christensen on social media’s power

Wednesday, October 7, 2015
| by Guest Contributor |

In a previous life, I managed 20 social media channels for a non-profit. I’ll admit it was a large non-profit and one that (thankfully) saw the light years ago in terms of the need to focus on social media marketing. As I spoke to community groups or college classes about our growth and engagement, I would inevitably receive the question, “How many people work in your social media department?” The answer: one. Just me.