Burning Bridges, a Two-way Road

Opting to burn bridges does not give license to name, blame, and shame. We’ve all heard the adage “don’t burn your bridges.” As you leave positions for new opportunities in your career, don’t fear the specter of burning bridges. Sometimes they’re a good thing. To date, I have removed four professional colleagues from my address book, social media connections, and blocked them […]

Top Tweets From Third Day of 2013 #AFPICON

I planned to post this tomorrow, but could not wait! So without any further delay I present the last of the top tweets from the most prolific of the #AFPICON attendees. This takes some work, but has totally been worth it to experience sessions through the eyes of others and to have a virtual seat in multiple rooms. […]

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 […]

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, […]