Top Tweets From Second Day of 2013 #AFPICON

The second day of #AFPICON was filled with awesome quotes and memorable moments. Here is the second day of top tweets from the most prolific of the #AFPICON conference attendees. RT @npmarc: You can spend all the time in the world correcting your weaknesses­, you’ll just end up average. ow.ly/jPMVO #AFPIcon — marcus buckingham (@mwbuckingham) […]

Top Tweets From First Day of 2013 #AFPICON

With a little elbow grease I found the most retweeted messages from the most prolific of the #AFPICON attendees. Let’s get started, San Diego #afpICON – Here’s your Daily Digest for Sunday! afpmeet.org/digest.cfm #afpmeet #afpeeps @visitsandiego — AFP Headquarters (@AFPIHQ) April 7, 2013 “Office Hours” today at #AFPeeps U starts at noon – see full […]

Pull Up a Chair – Seating Strategies

“All around the mulberry bush the monkey chased the weasel…” Cue second grade: You marched to the music, round and round the circle, strategically eyeing your classmates and waiting for your teacher to raise the record player’s needle (those born after 1985). The music stopped. You scrambled for a chair — any chair — to […]

2013 AFP International Conference on Fundraising [Preview]

Before I register for the AFP International Conference the first thing I consider is, “what do I hope to gain from this trip?” You see, for me this annual conference is more than a smorgasbord of best practice examples and how-tos. I view the conference as a way to recharge my batteries, renew my resolve, […]

Now Hiring: AFP Director of Annual Giving

Occasionally, folks send me job descriptions to seek assistance in finding an ideal candidate. A few days ago, Suzan Weihofen from the AFP Foundation for Philanthropy, sent the following listing for the AFP Director of Annual Giving. Considering this is a fundraising position associated with a fundraising member organization, this is guaranteed as a very unique opportunity. To Apply: Send cover […]