Month: October 2013

Thinking about communication at the beginning? What a novel idea!

Philanthropy411 is currently covering the Communications Network Fall 2013 Annual Conference conference with the help of a blog team.  This is a guest post by  Lori McClung, President of Advocacy & Communication Solutions.  Follow Lori on Twitter – @mclorius. In most of the sessions I attended at the Communication Network conference in New Orleans, funders and communication …

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Ich Bin Ein Communicator?

Philanthropy411 is currently covering the Communications Network Fall 2013 Annual Conference conference with the help of a blog team.  This is a guest post by  Bill Wright, Vice President, Outreach and Advocacy at America’s Promise Alliance.  Follow along on twitter – @americaspromise or @APA_wright. How many people at your organization and your grantees would feel justified in …

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Confronting the Coming World

Philanthropy411 is currently covering the Communications Network Fall 2013 Annual Conference conference with the help of a blog team.  This is a guest post by  Dan Brady, Communications Manager at the Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers.  Follow along on Twitter – @givingforum. During his plenary, David Simon of “The Wire” and “Treme” told a story …

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Permission to be Authentic

Philanthropy411 is currently covering the Communications Network Fall 2013 Annual Conference conference.  This is a guest post by Betsey Russell, Owner Last Word, LLC.   Follow Betsey on Twitter – @BetseyPR. Two of the overarching themes at the Communications Network conference just concluded in New Orleans were the elements of creating good stories and the importance …

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The Luxury of Time

Philanthropy411 is currently covering the Communications Network Fall 2013 Annual Conference conference with the help of a blog team.  This is a guest post by Liz Banse, Vice President at Resource Media.  Follow Liz on Twitter – @LizBanse. In a conversation with fellow conference attendee Kathleen Hennessy in the cab on the way to the airport …

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Storytelling with a purpose

Philanthropy411 is currently covering the Communications Network Fall 2013 Annual Conference conference with the help of a blog team.  This is a guest post by Nicole Lampe, Head of Digital Team at Resource Media.  Follow Nicole on Twitter – @nicole_amber. Logging into the Dallas airport WiFi on the way home from New Orleans, I was forced to …

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