INSIDE AOC: The Adventures of a Nonprofit Marketing Firm

14 Mar
3 Proven DIY Donor Cultivation Strategies

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High Five Conference 2017
07 Mar
4 Biggest Takeaways From 2017 High Five Conference

The first time I attended a conference on marketing, I was dead set on learning so many new things to apply to my work at Angel Oak. I took pages of notes, recorded countless website resources shared by the speakers and committed to integrating everything...

01 Mar
THE “OTHER” KIND OF GIRL BOSS

According to Cate's 2-part Girl Boss series a few weeks ago, a Girl Boss is smart, innovative, dynamic, efficient, motivated, intelligent…you get the picture. A Girl Boss rises through the ranks and literally becomes a boss in her profession or starts her own company. Cate...

16 Feb
Girl Boss: Part 2

When Cate found herself in the midst of a job transition, she realized she had never worked for a female leader, and this bothered her. With aspirations to do big things in her career, how could she learn to be a girl boss if she'd never seen...

09 Feb
GIRL BOSS – The Value of Working for a Woman

I get to work for a woman. And not any woman, but a woman who started and runs her own business. She is a boss. And she is a woman. My Opportunity to Assess Eighteen months ago, I found myself in the midst of an abrupt and...

02 Feb
You Gave $1,000,000 in Six Weeks

Triangle, you did it! In December we challenged you to help eight local nonprofits close out their end-of-year fundraising campaigns, totaling more than $1MM. These campaigns included saving the lives of mothers around the world, renovating houses on the brink of becoming uninhabitable, and equipping students to...

26 Jan
4 Tips For Crushing a Crowdfunding Campaign

Setting the Stage I've wanted to write this post for a while now. Basically, since early December when I checked out our tracking chart for the eight clients we helped with end-of-year campaigns and realized the smallest one was having the most success. That's right, an organization that ended...

3 ways to reach new heights
17 Jan
3 Ways to Reach New Heights in 2017

Another year has come and gone. And now's the perfect time for nonprofits to reflect on and evaluate both the good and bad of 2016. The beginning of a new year is ripe with opportunity, offering the prospect to grow, change and become better. As we...

12 Jan
Seven Nonprofit Trends To Watch In 2017
Since you liked our seven trends for 2016 so much, we decided to do it again this year! So, we're taking a shot at predicting the seven trends for 2017 that nonprofits should focus on the most. If we were to sum up our seven trends in just a few words, they'd be — simple, social and strategic. We hope you find these helpful and welcome your thoughts on other trends to look for in 2017.