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August 16, 2012, No comments

Therefore, if you want to be successful, you need to feel more gratitude. Fortunately, gratitude, like most emotions, is like a muscle: The more you use it, the stronger and [...]

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Civic Engagement Is On The Rise, But There Are Still Obstacles

January 30, 2012, 1 Comment

As we gear up for the 2012 election, civic engagement is as important and relevant as ever.  And it looks good: a recent report conducted by CIRCLE ...

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Social commerce with a conscience: Voucherry helps nonprofits engage fans

November 17, 2011, No comments

Voucherry, the fusion of an online social network and e-commerce site, helps nonprofits engage with their supporter base while their fans score with d ...

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What can Social Entrepreneurs learn from 50 Cent?

November 3, 2011, 2 Comments

As both a massively successful artist and a survivor of a harsh childhood, 50 Cent found himself compelled to use his success to help others in need. ...

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    THE INDUSTRY OF AID: Who Do You Work For?
    July 22, 2011, 1 Comment

    Since I was a child, I’ve been almost supernaturally compelled to help the oppressed, abused and less fortunate. It’s who I am. I’ve dedicated my life to serving humanity because [...]

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    16 Reasons Why People Donate Money
    June 18, 2011, 14 Comments

    Nonprofits are always interested in learning about new ways to improve the financial results of their fundraising efforts, but before they even start planning their campaigns, it’s important for them [...]

  • The Secret to Grassroots Fundraising
    March 22, 2010, 4 Comments

    My organization, thermometer widget. 4. Leverage urgency You’ve probably heard people who leave things to the last minute say, “I work best under pressure.” This is something to remember when [...]