“Lori, I have to say this has been the best group coaching I have ever done. The format was great! Every one of us was able to get equal attention, as well as provide cheers and critiques for our messaging.”
– Evelyn, Marketing & Development Manager
The Latest From The Fire Starters Blog
In our houses people tend to congregate in the kitchen. It’s where we chat, learn new things, and build a sense of community. The same can be said about your nonprofit website.
Your website is where people spend the most time learning about your organization and what you do for your community.read more
I’ve read the amazing book The Soul of Money: Reclaiming the Wealth of Our Inner Resources by colleague and friend, Lynne Twist, countless times. I’ve purchased more than 100 copies to give as a gift to nonprofit staffs, boards, and philanthropists and with the new edition that just came out in March, I’ll probably purchase a hundred more.read more
Isn’t this one of the things that scares you the most about fundraising: Knowing what to say to get the gift?
The same goes for the marriage proposal or the sales pitch in business.
Knowing or not knowing what to say tends to trip us up. Then we become paralyzed or just skip making the ask altogether.