Alice Ferris

Founding partner of GoalBusters Consulting, helping charitable organizations develop the resources they need to make the world a better place.

22 Haiku Decks

Social Media and Donor Cultivation

Social Media and Donor Cultivation

26 Slides22 Views

Education, How To, Business

Can you use social media for relationship building with your donors? Yes, but you need to have limits!

Fundraising in Challenging Times

Fundraising in Challenging Times

36 Slides160 Views

Business, Education, How To

In challenging times, people make tough decisions about where they spend their dollars. Some decide to give less to each organization they support. Others may choose to stop giving to certain organizations. How do they make these decisions? How do economic realities and personal perceptions affect your organization? In this interactive session, we'll address realities for charities nationwide and locally, strategies to minimize or avoid these pressures, what to do (and please DON'T do) when a donor says, "I can't contribute now," and practical strategies for successful fundraising regardless of conditions.

Fiercely Authentic: Staying True to Your Personal Brand

Fiercely Authentic: Staying True to Your Personal Brand

46 Slides645 Views

Education, Business

In today's 24/7 culture, you have unprecedented access to leaders through social media, text and in person interactions. This also means that you are being highly scrutinized on a regular basis. Now, more than ever, each one of us has a personal brand, online and offline, and how we use the tools available can shape how we're perceived. In this talk, we'll explore the elements of your personal brand, how social media, traditional channels and personal presence all impact your brand, and the power of being fiercely authentic.