Paula E. Shreve

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23 (Plus 5!) Fundraising Websites and Blogs Every Fundraiser Should Read

I am often asked by my colleagues, clients and total strangers which blogs I like to read and so I thought I would put together a list of my …

Taking the 'I' Out of Volunteering

So many nonprofits, so many causes, so much need. If only there were more volunteers to help.<p>Not so fast. The truth is that volunteer numbers are not the issue.<p>According to a recent discovery by LinkedIn, more than six million people indicated on their LinkedIn profiles that they'd like to use …

Board Roles and Responsibilities

Board members are the fiduciaries who steer the organization towards a sustainable future by adopting sound, ethical, and legal governance and …

Nonprofits

How To Tell a Powerful Fundraising Story

We've all heard that science proves stories are more powerful than statistics. Kendall Haven's book <i>Story Proof: The Science Behind the Startling</i> …

Time Management

5 Quick And Easy Mindfulness Exercises You Can Do In The Office

When you feel close to flipping out, try one of these simple exercises to clear your head and calm your nerves.<p>When you think of relaxation, you think of meditating in the morning, or taking a hot bath at night—perhaps a glass of wine is in the picture too. But sometimes, when your day gets crazy …

Why Creating A Meaningful Morning Routine Will Make You More Successful

For the majority of my child and adult life, I never considered myself a "morning person." I was a night owl. During my architecture school career I worked late through the night and slept in the mornings. When I started working at an Architecture firm, I conformed to getting up at 7 a.m... but I …

Productivity

10 Habits That Make You Smarter Day By Day

Failure occurs everyday, in school, jobs, housework, and within families. It is unavoidable, irritating and causes pessimism.<p>While the thought of …

How to Rim a Cocktail Glass, Because It's an Important Skill You Should Have

A properly-rimmed cocktail glass is more than just pretty—it's part of the flavor experience. Learn how to do it like the pros.<p>The easiest way to take your homemade drinks from decent to worthy of your favorite upscale cocktail bar is to <b>master the art of the rim</b>. Anyone who's had a minty …

Solar-powered handheld WaterDrop produces cool drinking water in the desert

By 2040, 33 countries are expected to face extreme water stress, according to the World Resources Institute, making the race to develop innovative …

5 Proven Ways to Attract More Contributions to Your Crowdfunding Campaign

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>So, you have taken the bold step of crowdfunding your project. You may be an artist who wants to fund a project that's important to you personally but not supported by traditional sources of distribution. Or maybe you're an entrepreneur …

Crowd Funding

Renewable energy is not enough: it needs to be sustainable

Due to growing world population and increasing wealth, demand for energy – specifically electricity – is rising, especially for the 1.3 billion …

See Bryan Cranston Transform Himself in the First Trumbo Trailer

<i>This article first appeared on</i> Entertainment Weekly<i>. For more stories like this, visit EW.com.</i><p>Walter White who? In the new trailer for <i>Trumbo,</i> Bryan …

Film Festivals

7 Morning Rituals That Will Change Your Life

Anything Can Be Healed

An incredible and revolutionary book full of powerful healing methods, techniques and tools anyone can use!<p>Are you 100% fit and healthy, 100% of the …

Which Blocked Chakras Are Causing Chaos In Your Life…?

Dear Friend,<p>Is your financial situation, relationships,or your physical and mental health crumbling down right before your eyes? Does it seem like …

The Book Of Storms | Empath 101

<b>Welcome</b> to the first course of the Book of Storms Series! For free support and membership benefits register at http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Empaths/.<p>…

Mental Disorders

I Feel Your Pain: An Empath's Guide to Staying Balanced

I Feel Your Pain: An Empath’s Guide to Staying Balanced<p>Do you often wonder which emotions are yours, and which belong to someone else? When people …

Immune System

There's a Difference Between Alone and Lonely (And We All Need Time to Recharge)

<b>“He who lives in harmony with himself lives in harmony with the world.” ~Marcus Aurelius</b><p>At the end of August I moved to Madison, Wisconsin. This was …

Happiness

How to Stop Absorbing Other People’s Emotions

Emotions such as fear, anger, frustration, and immobility are energies. And you can potentially ‘catch’ these energies from people without realizing …

38 Health Benefits of Yoga

If you're a passionate yoga practitioner, you've probably noticed some yoga benefits—maybe you're sleeping better or getting fewer colds or just …

Yoga

Dayo Okeniyi of 'The Hunger Games' Joins 'Terminator: Genesis' – /Film

Not long ago there was chatter about <b>John Boyega</b> (<i>Attack the Block)</i> being eyed to join <b>Terminator: Genesis</b>. He would have played the son of <i>Terminator 2</i> …

Nicolas Cage's Christian drama 'Left Behind' to get October release

Amid a rising tide of biblical movies this year, the Christian drama "Left Behind," starring Nicolas Cage, has been set for release Oct. 3 by Stoney Lake Entertainment, according to a Variety report.<p>Based on the popular book series by Jerry B. Jenkins and Tim LaHaye, "Left Behind" is set on a …

How to get more from the donors you have

A common fundraising strategy is to keep getting more and more new donors, without building stronger relationship with the donors you already …

10 Surprising New Twitter Stats to Help You Reach More Followers

Since <b>social media is changing so often</b>. It can be really hard to keep up with stats and trends that affect how you use it. I quite often forget the …