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Nonprofit Board Best Practices – Lessons From the 2020 BoardAssist Board Summit

Monday, April 8th, 2019

We learned a lot at the recent BoardAssist Nonprofit Board Summit on how to be an outstanding board member.  Our amazing panelists, some of New York’s most prominent nonprofit and corporate board members, had lots of practical and actionable

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Why Communications: Why Now, Why It Matters

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

Over 90% of the board candidates BoardAssist matches with nonprofit boards become leaders within 12 months of being placed by BoardAssist.  We’re proud of that number – its why folks come to BoardAssist when they want to join a board. 

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How Text Messaging Has Revolutionized Giving

Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

Most of our board placements love nothing better than joining a board where they can be a voice of change. Perhaps that voice in 2017 will be to help your nonprofit adopt text messaging as a new way of fundraising.

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5 Facebook Marketing Tips for Nonprofits

Tuesday, January 10th, 2017

Nonprofit organizations need online exposure for a multitude of reasons… one of which is to secure funding. Whether you need to make a few simple tweaks to your current page or perform a complete overhaul, these Facebook marketing techniques will

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10 Website Design and Email Marketing Best Practices for Nonprofits

Tuesday, December 20th, 2016

As 2016 comes to an end, it seemed a great idea to review all the terrific advice we’ve received this year on nonprofit communications best practices. Thanks a million to all the amazing nonprofit blogs that kept us up to

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Top 10 Fundraising Trends and Predictions for 2016

Tuesday, May 10th, 2016

What are the trends that are going to impact your nonprofit in 2016? Fundraising guru Gail Perry shares them all with us in this week’s guest post starting with donor loyalty, something we should all be working harder at!  Thanks

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5 Social Media Advancements Every Nonprofit Should Prepare For

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

Social media can be one of the best friends any nonprofit can have, but only if you stay on top of the latest advancements. For help doing just that, we turned to our friends at Tech Impact in Philadelphia for

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How to Use Google AdWords to Get Free Money

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

We’ve updated one of our most popular blog posts because Google has updated their process. Thanks so much to Nonprofit Hub for writing this post and keeping us all current on the latest regarding this terrific free gift from Google!

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Five of Our Most Popular Blog Posts of 2015

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

What were the blog posts that were most popular on the BoardAssist blog in 2015?  Thanks to Google Analytics, its easy for us identify which ones resonated most with our followers.  As the advice our guest bloggers offered in 2015

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How Much Time Should Your Nonprofit Invest on Social Media

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

We all know it’s super important for nonprofits to engage with social media to get their important message out, but how much time does your nonprofit really need to invest here? Does posting 1-3 times a week generate the same

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