Kyle Weldon

384 Flips | 5 Magazines | 10 Likes | 31 Following | 2,957 Followers | @KyleWeldon | Director of Development for a Cincinnati-based non-profit.

One Simple Tip To Shift Your Nonprofit’s Workplace Culture from Outrage to Well Being

We’ve just finished two weeks on the road of book events for my new book, Happy Healthy Nonprofit, co-authored with Aliza Sherman. During many of the …

This app lets you donate to charity whenever someone on Twitter pisses you off

A new donation platform helps people turn a moment of rage into charitable giving, simply by replying to an infuriating tweet.<p>Trigger, an amazingly …

Social Media

Microsoft employees donate a record $142M to non-profits, and have a lot of fun along the way

Microsoft has again broken its record for employee giving, donating $142 million to nearly 19,000 charities last year. That’s a 14 percent increase …

Passionate Nerds Build Nonprofit Websites in 24-Hour Challenge

Share92<p>Share18<p>Tweet<p>Email<p>Shares 110<p>Public Domain [CC 0]<p>February 27, 2017; Kansas City Business Journal and Vodori<p>Could you plan, design, and build a …

Definitive Timeline to Master Follow-Up with First-Time Donors

A donor’s first donation to your nonprofit is a step in the right direction, but it’s not an immediate promise for smooth sailing. After their …

Power BI publish to web helps nonprofits do more good | Microsoft Power BI Blog | Microsoft Power BI

It’s been just over a year since we launched Power BI publish to web, and in that time, it’s become an important tool for bloggers, journalists, …

5 Crowdfunding Trends That Are Here to Stay

In the past few years alone, crowdfunding campaigns that range from awe-inspiring to absolutely hilarious (think: the infamous potato salad campaign) …

Four Ways to Increase Online Giving Conversions

Building awareness and getting people familiar with your organization and cause is important—but to stay afloat, increase online giving conversions …

Google.org grants $50 million to nonprofits striving for equal access in education

According to a report from Google.org, the search giant’s philanthropic arm, 74 percent of students globally have little or no internet connectivity, 221 million students in schools are being taught in a language that is foreign to them and 32 million primary school-aged children can’t even reach …

Logos, Web, Graphic Design & More.

Design is<br>the secret to<br>great business<p>Find and work with talented freelance designers online.<p>Watch again<p>Watch the video<p>Find and work with talented …

What Makes a Piece of Content Work for your Content Marketing?

The importance of incredible content cannot be underestimated and it is one of the driving forces behind generating sales and reaching business …

How Measuring Content Engagement Drives New Sales

This year may have been the year when it became unacceptable to merely “check the box” with content marketing. Numerous emerging trends, including content performance marketing, the blurring of marketing and sales departments, and increasing pressure to demonstrate the ROI of content, have elevated …

Marketing

Turn a cashflow crisis into an opportunity

From people walking to deals with holiday resorts: meet the entrepreneurs whose cashflow woes sparked innovative business ideas<p>Underemployed actor Chuck McCarthy started people walking earlier this year, when he needed to bring in some extra cash to pay the bills. The idea to charge $7 (£5.60) a …

Small Business

This startup wants to be the Google for your personal data

Picture this: It’s an awfully busy day. In midst of all the chaos an email lands in your inbox, from your boss demanding certain documents urgently. …

Why Startup Leaders Need to Use 'Third Space Thinking' | Inc.com

In an era where digital upstarts are disrupting long-established companies out of business every day, and in which the jobs of tomorrow haven't even been invented yet, the traditional skills taught in business and engineering schools are already proving insufficient. In addition to these …

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Get the Word Out with These Amazing (and Free) Marketing Tools

To own a business, people have to know yours exists—and it goes beyond plopping a website online. Marketing is a huge component of a business of any …

The Perfect Amount of Time to Work Each Day

The 8-hour workday is an outdated and ineffective approach to work. Let go of this relic and try a new, more productive approach.<p>The eight-hour workday was created during the industrial revolution in an effort to cut down on the number of hours of manual labor that workers were forced to endure on …

10 Quotes Every Entrepreneur Should Know and Live By

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What do entrepreneurs need more than anything else? Brain fuel. The creative brain is one that is constantly fed.<p>So why not learn from giants of entrepreneurial thinking. Consider re-writing one of these 10 powerful quotes and posting it …

Rio 2016: Of the 30 fastest 100m times ever, only nine were achieved by a clean athlete - and all were run by Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt reaffirmed his status as the fastest man on earth last Sunday night as he raced his way into the history books – taking precisely 9.81 …

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How to Get and Stay Motivated Every Single Day

How can you be motivated if you don't know where you're headed?<p><i>How do I get motivated every single day? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Matthew Jones, life coach and personal-growth expert,</b> …

Make 4 changes to your morning routine for a more productive day

You reach for your Instagram, scroll through your inbox, and as soon as your feet hit the floor, you're already in battle mode for the busy day ahead.<p>Sound familiar?<p>We've all been there, but if you have a tendency to hit the ground running in the morning, it might be time to slow things down.<p>Taking …

A 17-year-old founder raised money from VCs who didn't realize they were investing in a high-school student — now the founder is debating dropping out

Most startup-minded students quit college, not high school, following in the footsteps of Bill Gates or Mark Zuckerberg.<p>But teenagers are getting into tech at earlier and earlier ages. Writing apps and participating in hackathons are standard ways of getting internships at hot employers like Google …

5 LinkedIn mistakes the could be costing you job opportunities

Why?<p>LinkedIn is the No. 1 tool recruiters use to research candidates. Five out six HR managers and recruiters review your profile to determine if they should contact you about an opportunity.<p>However, while there are over four hundred million member profiles (and counting) on LinkedIn, it's …

5 Signs You’re Cut Out To Be An Entrepreneur

Natural entrepreneurs think in the future tense. Being merely up-to-date is to be behind the curve.<p>The beauty of entrepreneurship is that it’s open to anyone. Got an idea and a little ambition? Go for it!<p>But while it takes good, old-fashioned hard work and discipline to run your own business, it’s …

How to Never Get Angry: 3 New Secrets From Neuroscience

They’re one inch from your face, boiling with rage, screaming and yelling at you.<p>And all you want to do is scream and yell back. But you know that’s …

8 Overlooked Obstacles That Sabotage Your Happiness

How do you get happy?<p>Some people say that if you visualize happiness, you'll be happy. Does that mean if you visualize a castle, you can have that too?<p>Here's another one.<p>If you have negative thoughts, you're doomed. Toast.<p>That's scary, right?<p>Maybe you strive to stay happy by reading inspiring blogs …

Apple CEO Tim Cook’s wild prediction about 2015 is looking less and less absurd

Back in January, Apple CEO Tim Cook dubbed 2015 “the year of Apple Pay.” His bold prediction about Apple’s mobile wallet, which turns a year old this week, might have been a bit optimistic.<p>But we shouldn’t be so quick to dismiss Cook’s claim outright. The year 2015 could turn out to be a major …