Latest Posts by Ellie Burke

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Fundraising

Coming Soon—Donor Retention Secrets [WEBINAR]

Register for our upcoming webinar to save your seat and get the latest on the donor retention strategies sure to help your organization develop more sustainable relationships with supporters and power your mission for years to come.

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Leadership, Management, & Culture

9 Secrets to High-Performing Teams

While you can learn leadership best practices in many ways, sometimes it’s most impactful to hear advice from people who are right in the thick of it. That’s why at the Collaborative, we asked qualified panel speakers to share their personal experiences as leaders of high performing teams.

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Fundraising

25 of the Best Fundraising Ideas for Growth

While it takes a concerted effort to grow an organization, there are many ways to expand that don’t involve new hires or back-breaking investments. To help you identify your next fundraising win, here’s a list of relatively low-lift tactics that drive high-lift results.

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Leadership, Management, & Culture

QUIZ: What Kind of Leader Are You?

What kind of leader are you? Take this quiz to find out which leadership styles you tend to employ, who your leadership counterpoint is, and what you can learn from it all.

Fundraising

3 Elements of Effective Storytelling in Marketing

When you effectively use storytelling in your marketing efforts, you have the power to inspire large audiences to make powerful changes. Use these three elements to bring your stories to life and connect with supporters’ emotions.

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Fundraising

How to Plan a 5K: 24 Tips From a Runner

When a race is well-organized, it has the potential to attract a cult following of avid racers and supporters who participate in the race year after year.

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