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A trusted source of information, trends and advice for nonprofit leaders, fundraisers and marketing professionals


We know your time is valuable. We also know that the nonprofit sector changes quickly. That's why we take great care in preparing our weekly blog based upon industry trends, questions we've been getting from clients and colleagues, and our own research about what we hope will be valuable.

The Dot Org Solutions team describes their versatile career paths

October 22, 2020
The staff at Dot Org Solutions was asked to reminisce on their versatile career paths and describe them in one word.

Picking the best vendor partner or contractor for your company

October 8, 2020
This blog was originally published on September 20, 2019. Like most small agencies and consulting firms, we outsource...

Dot Org Solutions webinar series to focus on nonprofit resilience

October 1, 2020
Our communities rely on nonprofits to thrive. So, we must provide as many opportunities as possible during this...

At-home distractions and how to combat them

September 24, 2020
When we decided to temporarily close our office in March and our team started working from home, we had a lot to figure...

How to find value in webinars and virtual professional development

August 20, 2020
Even before the pandemic, webinars were an easy way for all of us to do a little professional development, hear some...

Reasons nonprofits can (and should) use LinkedIn

July 22, 2020
LinkedIn is a great tool, but many employees of nonprofit organizations and small businesses do not fully understand...

Dot Org launches “Café” to focus on nonprofit professional development

June 18, 2020
Normally when I write a blog for Dot Org, I focus on a topic related to leadership and/or the nonprofit sector. But...

Managing social media in a crisis

June 4, 2020
There is no question that 2020 has been a year we won’t soon forget. And if you are tasked with managing social media...

Avoiding the trap of being too productive

April 16, 2020
When life, schedules and unplanned things (COVID-19) happen, it's easy to forge ahead to get things done but sometimes...

Staying connected while staying apart

March 26, 2020
As many people transition from working in the office to working from home, effective communication becomes increasingly...

Leading and planning during a crisis

March 11, 2020
I’m not an expert in infectious diseases. But I do have more than 25 years of experience in public relations, nonprofit...

How shaping our workplace culture has transformed our business

March 5, 2020
There is so much discussion in business circles about building a strong workplace culture. There are hashtags devoted...

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