Don’t Give Me Gobbledegook …

Don’t Give Me Gobbledegook …

With thanks to Hildy Gotlieb, I’d like to share this wonderful video. A good reminder to everyone who writes in the nonprofit arena.  Social Bookmarking
8 Biggest Grant Proposal Mistakes

8 Biggest Grant Proposal Mistakes

1.  Have you followed the grant application guidelines? When I worked for a grant-making foundation, you wouldn’t believe how many times my colleagues and I would look at each other with dropped jaws:  “Did they even BOTHER to read the guidelines?” we would wonder. It’s truly...
My Theme for 2010 … Three Words?

My Theme for 2010 … Three Words?

Every year, I evaluate the year just passed.  Did I meet my career goals?  My health and fitness goals?  Did I stick to my resolutions of the previous year? While, yes, I stuck to my fitness plan (for me that’s a no brainer.  Exercise has been an integral part of my life for 20something years), ...
KISS – Keep it Simple Sweetheart … with Swipe Files!

KISS – Keep it Simple Sweetheart … with Swipe Files!

“Imitation is the highest form of flattery.” -Coco Chanel Regular readers of my newsletter, The Grow Report, know that I am a huge fan of the online fundraising resource SOFII. SOFII showcases exhibits from the best fundraisers in the businesses – people like Mal Warwick, Ken Burnett, Tom...