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GuideStar's 6 Tips for Busting the Overhead Myth


More than ever before,
the people on the front lines of
social change are in agreement: we need to evolve the conversation about nonprofit overhead. It's time to reduce the Overhead Myth's stranglehold on donors, the media, and the general public.


Six Steps to Engage Your Board Using a Performance Dashboard


For busy nonprofit business leaders and board members,
a seemingly endless stream of reports, meetings, emails, phone calls and text messages can create a strain on their time, limiting their ability to focus on critical business information and interactions.


GuideStar Impact Call Q1 2016 Follow-Up


Thanks to all
who were able to join us for our February 9th GuideStar Impact Call!


Follow-up to Brandraising Webinar

Below is a follow-up by Sarah Durham, principal and founder of Big Duck, to a handful of questions submitted by participants during the webinar titled “Brandraising: How Nonprofits Raise Visibility and Money Through Smart Communications," and a cross-post of our Tumblr posts here and here. To view the presentation or listen to the recording of the webinar, please click here.


Follow-up to Crucial Year-End Giving Strategies for Your Nonprofit Appeal Webinar

Below is a follow-up by Mazarine Treyz to a handful of questions submitted by participants during the November 5, 2013 webinar “Crucial Year-End Giving Strategies for Your Nonprofit Appeal," and a cross-post of our Tumblr post here. To view the presentation or listen to the recording of the webinar, please click here.


Nonprofit’s #1 Fear about Social Media: Someone Makes Us Look Bad

 


Follow-up to the End of “Slacktivism” Webinar by Spencer Whelan

 

Below is a follow-up to the questions submitted during the June 7 webinar on motivating donors to take real action online with Spencer Whelan, Director of Marketing and Communications, KIMBIA. To view or hear a live recording of the presentation, please click here.


Follow-up to Corporate Product Giving Webinar by Melissa Trumpower

 

Below is a follow-up to the questions submitted during the May 24 webinar on corporate giving with Melissa Trumpower, EVP, Marketing, Communications, & Strategic Partnerships, Good360. To view or hear a live recording of the presentation, please click here.


Nonprofits and Social Media Webinar Follow-Up

 

Comments by Beth Kanter, Partner, Zoetica & Co-Author, The Networked Nonprofit (www.bethkanter.org)

We received some great questions on Wednesday during the Q&A Webinar with GuideStar. Below I’ve included some guidelines on developing a Social Media policy for your organization and links to resources on additional topics that were discussed during the conversation.


My Take on Lucy’s Ten Predictions

We sponsored a thought-provoking free webinar this week with Lucy Bernholz, author of the Philanthropy 2173 blog. It was no surprise to us that we had one of our best attended sessions of all-time with over 1700 people in attendance since Lucy is consistently one the sharpest and most interesting prognosticators in the nonprofit sector. You can listen to the webinar or read more about it here: http://www2.guidestar.org/rxg/news/webinars/webinar-archive.aspx.