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Terrific Third Party Events with Maureen Barber Hill

Terrific Third Party Events with Maureen Barber Hill

March 1, 2017

What's better than a party in your honor that you don't have to plan? 

Maureen Barber Hill, President and CEO of the ALS Association, St. Louis Region stopped by to talk about how to find great community partners to throw events to benefit your organization.  She shared success stories and ways to avoid pitfalls and gave a few tips about when staff might want to get involved.  

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New Kid on the Nonprofit Block with Kimberly Richey

New Kid on the Nonprofit Block with Kimberly Richey

January 31, 2017

The first months and year in the nonprofit world can be scary and amazing.  Kimberly Richey knows first hand.  After years as a teacher and Mary Kay Director, Kimberly took the leap into the world of nonprofit work. She talks with Natalie and Marjorie about what went wrong, what went right and a few things that she thought went wrong but went really, really right.  

You can connect with Kimberly on Facebook and check out here organization at www.mmmwater.org

 

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On the Road Again- The Nonprofit Job Search Journey with Barbara Deters

On the Road Again- The Nonprofit Job Search Journey with Barbara Deters

January 11, 2017

New Year, New Job? Learn the seriously easy way to increase your chances of getting your next job by 10%! 

Marjorie and Natalie bring you a super sized episode today that covers everything you need to know to find and land your dream role.  

Barbara Deters is here with tips for your resume and cover letter, how to make your LinkedIn page work for you and gives her best advice for people just entering the nonprofit sector and those who are looking for their next move within the sector.  

If you love Barbara and want to connect with her or talk about career coaching with her, you can email her at barbara@detersconsulting.com, check out her website at www.detersconsulting.com, find her on LinkedIn, or call her at 636-222-4985.  

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Wine on One: Starting a Nonprofit? Start Here.

Wine on One: Starting a Nonprofit? Start Here.

September 27, 2016

Starting a nonprofit isn't for the faint of heart! It takes commitment to the mission, business savvy, fundraising expertise and a whole lot more.  Marjorie and Natalie got out the bottle of wine for another Wine on One to tackle this tough topic of how to start a nonprofit with staying power. 

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Making the First 100 Days on the Job Awesome

Making the First 100 Days on the Job Awesome

August 26, 2016

The first 100 days of an executive director’s job can be crucial. Missteps made by the Executive, the board and the staff can reverberate through the organization and take years to correct. Today we are going to look at some tips to help EDs and Boards navigate those first 100 days.  Spoiler, it's not just the ED's job to make sure it goes well!

Resources

Your First 30 Days as a Nonprofit Executive Director from Joan Garry 

The Nonprofit ED’s First 100 Days from Nonprofit Quarterly 

Top 9 Priorities for Your First Month as a New Executive Director 

Getting a New Executive Director Off to the Right Start From BoardCafe  

The Nonprofit Board’s Role in Onboarding and Supporting a New CEO from Bridgespan 

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The Value of the Feasibility Study with Ellen Howe

The Value of the Feasibility Study with Ellen Howe

August 23, 2016

Everyone knows that when you are nonprofit organization the magic behind the mission is fundraising.  Simply put, no money no mission.  And fundraising has a three-phase cycle – you are either starting a campaign, in a campaign, or ending a campaign.  Today we have Ellen Howe, Senior Consultant with The Rome Group.  She been involved in the nonprofit sector for 15 years as a consultant, development officer and program director. Ellen joins Marjorie and Natalie to talk about what a feasibility study is and helps you figure out if it's right for your organization.  


Resources on Feasibilty Studies 

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Take Back Your Time

Take Back Your Time

May 13, 2016

Nonprofitteers wear so many hats, sometimes it's hard to keep them all on at once! Between our regular duties, email, meetings and social meeting, you can just hear your time sucking away.  

Marjorie and Natalie are here to give you concrete tips and tricks to manage all of that and we promise, we aren't taking away your email or Facebook!

Some of the articles we reference this week are: 

Joan Garry on Time Management (Our favorite tip here that didn't make the show is to speak to any living thing that shares your sleeping area before looking at a screen.)
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Public Speaking Perfection with Tracy Bianco

Public Speaking Perfection with Tracy Bianco

May 6, 2016
Public Speaking... a fear worse than death for many. Don't worry, we've got you covered!  
Tracy Bianco of Bright Side Training Solutions is here to give you some really easy tips to get over your fears and raise your voice.  

We'll be talking about why some people have the fears they do, what to do about them and share some practical tips like those that Amy Cuddy gives in her TedTalk, Your Body Language Shapes Who You Are. 
Interested in knowing more about Tracy and Bright Side Training Solutions? Go to her website at http://brightsidetraining.org/ and Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/TracyBianco.BrightSide 
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Your Networking Questions Answered- PLUS a New Co-Host!

Your Networking Questions Answered- PLUS a New Co-Host!

April 29, 2016
Marjorie welcomes a new co-host who listeners should remember from Episode 1! Welcome Nonprofit Ninja, Natalie Jablonski, to the show!!

Marjorie hates, hates, hates, networking. Natalie loves it.  Together they talk through the social anxiety, paralysis, and fear and find great tips on how to make the most out of your next networking meeting.  
It's legit stuff too, not the usual stuff you hear everyday, they promise! 

A couple of articles you'll hear referenced:

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