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Meet the 'new Londoners'

<b>(CNN) —</b> There are just under 200 countries in the world, and photographer Chris Steele-Perkins is on a mission to document them all -- in London.<p>The son of a Burmese mother and a British father, Steele-Perkins was born in Myanmar in 1947 and moved to a predominantly white town in England when he …

Ivory Coast

Global study shows many around the world uncomfortable with levels of immigration

<b>6 in 10 concerned about terrorists pretending to be refugees, and 4 in 10 want to close borders entirely</b><p>A major new Ipsos survey across 22 countries …

How to Write a Sermon: A Template

How do I get from text to sermon? This is <b>the</b> question in sermon preparation. After preaching for 15 years, I’ve developed a basic pattern that might …

Theology

One Googler’s Insider Guide To Using Google Docs At Work

Ritcha Ranjan works on the team that builds Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides. These are her top five tips on how to use them.<p>When Google Docs launched back in 2007, it was a scrappy, lightweight document editor. Today, it’s a full-blown workplace powerhouse, with all the features you need to create, …

I run my own company – here are my favorite tools to manage my business, money, and life

These are the things that I use every single day - or nearly every single day - in order to keep track of our financial state, of the endless things that I need to do, of the ideas I have, of the appointments I need to keep, and so on.<p><b>Why is this important? What does it have to do with finances?</b> …

Nonprofit-Corporate Partnerships

If the rise of B-corporations—for-profit businesses with a certified social impact mission—is any indication, private sector companies have valuable …

How to Get Started with Email Automation

Email automation: everybody’s doing it.<p>Ninety-one percent of marketers say automation is critical to their success. Companies using automation see 53 …

YouTube adds Donation cards that make it easy for viewers to support non-profits

Google has today added a new type of card for YouTube creators to add to their videos: Donations. The donation card makes it really easy for viewers to give money to non-profit organizations, and they’re private and tax-deductible just as you’d expect…<p>The donation card on YouTube makes it simple …

Nonprofits

How to Market Your Non-Profit

<i>An earlier version of this article originally appeared on the WideNet Blog. Click here for the original post.</i><p>Recently,famed entrepreneur and snapchatter, Gary Vaynerchuk, wrote a great article about non-profit marketing in which he gives some valuable insights on content creation and audience …

8 Signs Of A Great Nonprofit Strategy

When I work with clients on strategy, one of my greatest responsibilities is to shift their thinking so they can look at things in new ways, step up to a higher plane, and think big. Boards of Directors and staff alike are usually too mired in today’s challenges to envision a dramatically improved …

Management

Millennials and Philanthropy: 9 Insights for Causes, Employers, and Marketers

I've been thinking and researching a lot about Millennials lately. I was on the Tech4Cause podcast with Maher Arar from CauseSquare talking as a Millennial on Millennials and philanthropy. The Shift team and I stopped by Change Heroes to chat peer-to-peer fundraising and... yes... Millennials. And …

5 TED Talks to Make You a Better Leader | Inc.com

Leadership. It's a simple concept -- but, not such an easy skill to master. In fact, being an effective and inspiring leader requires some serious thought, consideration, and (believe it or not) practice.<p>Luckily, there are plenty of people out there with tons of insights about what makes for a …

Leadership

6 Keys To A Thriving Internship Program For Your Church

The Leadership Network recently published a report on church internship and residency programs. Here are 6 key takeaways for your church.

Leadership

How To Tell Great Stories During Presentations

By now, most of us have heard how crucial storytelling is to a presentation. But it's not always the easiest thing to do: Which story do you choose to illustrate your message, and what parts do you leave out? What's the best way to deliver the story once you've chosen it? I've provided an easy …

Public Speaking

Tools and resources for authors and writers

People often ask me what tools and resources I use, so I've gathered the main ones on this page.<p><i>[ Please note: Some of the links are affiliate links</i> …

Should You Preach from a Full Manuscript?

When it comes to the question of how to preach, there is no shortage of books, articles, and blog posts offering advice and guidance. And once you …

Writing