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Mar 26, 14
MainSpring created an email series announcing an alumni giving challenge. The emails utilized variable data and segments. The emails also contain mobile friendly highlighting the challenge. The challenge will continue until the end of the fiscal year with additional emails and social media content. Email 2 - Athletics, Email 2 - General, Email 2 - Reunion. More e-solicitations.
Score Ships Tomorrow. Apr 24, 14
New CASE book on data driven success for your advancement team by Kevin MacDonnell and Peter Wiley. More on reporting and analytics.
More Jobs. Apr 23, 14
Web Producer and Office Assistant for the University of San Francisco, Advancement Services Database Manager and Associate Director of Prospect Management and Research for the Art Center College of Design, Director of Application Support and Software Engineering for Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Associate Director, Corporate and Foundation Relations and Administrative Coordinator for Tufts University. Post your jobs for free by registering on the site.
Updated. Apr 22, 14
Your website is possibly your best advertising strategy for your business. Hopefully, your advertising campaigns and search engine results will bring web surfers straight to your site’s landing page. How do you know that your methods are working, though? Contributed by Sam Mauzy. More web sightings.
Building Matching. Apr 17, 14
When asked to share elements of our matching gift program, I always emphasize our most basic strategies: providing excellent donor stewardship and customer service, and educating on-campus and off-campus constituents. More on matching gifts.
Campaigns. Apr 16, 14
A seven-year fundraising drive by Penn State has topped the $2 billion mark, making it one of only 12 such campaigns by public universities to pass the milestone.
Lost Alumni Research. Apr 15, 14
There are data-driven ways to get the biggest bang for your buck from the mundane activity of finding lost alumni. CoolData Blog.
Gift Announcements. Apr 14, 14
Marc and Lynne Benioff have doubled down on their already sizable support of UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital.
Gift Announcements. Apr 11, 14
$100 Million anonymous gift for Dartmouth, the largest single gift in the College's 244 year history.
Older Adults and Technology Use. Apr 9, 14
America’s seniors have historically been late adopters to the world of technology compared to their younger compatriots, but their movement into digital life continues to deepen, according to newly released data from the Pew Research Center.
Why The 1% Don't Feel Rich. Apr 8, 14
The merely rich are making more, but they're not worth more. It's the 0.01 percent that are creating our new Gilded Age.
Data Warehouse. Apr 4, 13
Building Your Data Warehouse - Foundation For Your Analytics. Presentation from the DRIVE 2014 Conference. More SupportingAdvancement on YouTube. Favourites.
DRIVE 2014 Conference Videos. Apr 3, 14
Videos from sessions at DRIVE 2014 are now online and available for viewing. Have a look at some great sessions on data, reporting, information and analytics. More on reporting and analytics.
A Tale Of Two Schools. Apr 2, 14
What makes one school “get it” and the other school “not get it.”? Both schools are in two of the largest cities on the East Coast. Both schools have tuition around $40,000+ per year but one school gets the matching gift piece and the other does not. More on matching gifts.
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Why Honor Rolls For Donors Are A Waste Of Time. April 25, 14
Gift Announcements. Warrington Gives Record $75M To University of Florida. April 24, 14
Building A Strong Case For Support For Your Annual Fund. Academic Impressions. April 23, 14
Channels. Top 5 Instagram Practices for Nonprofits. April 22, 14
Channels. This Is What The Internet Looked Like In 1996. April 18, 14
Channels. Online Donations Increased By 14% In 2013. April 17, 14
Analytics. Google Fusion Tables. April 16, 14
Channels. Stadiums Race To Digitize. April 15, 14
Responsible Investments. Harvard Signs Pact. April 14, 14
Is Your Online Giving Site Donor-Friendly? April 11, 14
Slaying Childhood Cancer! Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation. April 10, 14
Advancement Evangelism Or The Time Is Right? CASE. April 9, 14
Visual Analytics. Visual Analysis Best Practices. Tableau. April 8, 14
Jack Nicholson Explains Query Duplicates in Raiser's Edge. April 7, 14
Leading The Way In Prospect Development. Carolina Compass. April 4, 14
Social Media. A Breakup Letter to Facebook From Eat24. April 3, 14
Data Visualization. Effective Charts and Graphs. Dona Wong. April 2, 14
Why Fund-Raising is Fun. The New York Times. April 1, 14
Resources. The Missing Middle. March 28, 14
Understanding Alumni Networks. Alumni Futures. March 27, 14
Social Media. Best Practices in Social Media. March 26, 14
Social Media. Are You Using This Powerful Social Engagement Tool? March 25, 14
Resources. Working In The Cloud. TechSoup. March 24, 14
Ratings Or Rankings? Inside Higher Ed. March 21, 14
Resources. Newsletter From Lois L. Lindauer Searches. March 20, 14
Finance. Endowment Decisions. Inside Higher Ed. March 19, 14
5 Tips For Improving International Alumni Data. Academic Impressions. March 18, 14
Maybe It's Time For A Reread Of The Donor Bill Of Rights. March 17, 14
Social Media. Infographic. How To Double Your Facebook Likes. March 14, 14
Thanks For The Money But Please Keep Your Name. Globe and Mail. March 13, 14
Social Media. 7 Resources To Help You Get Started With Twitter. March 12, 14
Gift Announcements. $60 Million Gift To Boost KSU Academics and Athletics. March 11, 14
Colorbrewer. Choose The Nature Of Your Data And A Color Scheme. March 10, 14
Gift Announcements. Florida A&M Receives $85M in Software From Siemens. March 3, 14
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