“Need to Know” for Jewish non-profits


“Amazing” new study!

yoav@negevdirect.com 06/18/2008

Don’t you just love those studies that state the obvious? I know I get a good laugh anytime I hear scientists proudly proclaim such well known truths like “smoking is dangerous to your health”…

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Keep it Simple

yoav@negevdirect.com 06/02/2008

Does your non-profit or business have a web site, brochure, vision or mission statement that contains way too much information or is just too darn confusing? According to recent research, having too many options,…

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Thoughts on Change

yoav@negevdirect.com 05/22/2008

One thing we know for sure about life is that it is full of change. Change in life is constant and the most important thing we we can ever learn about change is to…

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Disaster Overload

yoav@negevdirect.com 05/20/2008

There is a trend in giving that relates to the magnitude of the disaster that an organization is fundraising for. I tend to think that this holds true to some extent in the Jewish…

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You’re Always On

yoav@negevdirect.com 05/18/2008

Guest post from the eJewishPhilanthropy Blog Otherwise known as: Everything You Need to Know About Networking (The major summer conference season begins this week. A perfect opportunity to ‘recycle’ a post from a few…

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Mind the Gap

yoav@negevdirect.com 05/11/2008

There exists a broad generational leadership gap within many Jewish organizations, large and small. This gap, and how well we handle the transition, will have a profound effect on the future of Jewish fundraising.…

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Are Meetings Really That Necessary?

yoav@negevdirect.com 05/02/2008

We don’t like to hold a lot of unnecessary meetings at our company. We have always thought that most things we need to get done can be discussed informally and get done faster without…

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Branding 102

yoav@negevdirect.com 04/30/2008

Dan Brown is happily welcomed as our guest writer today. Dan’s posts on Jewish Philanthropy can be found on his informative blog https://ejewishphilanthropy.com/. Thanks Dan, we hope to see more of your posts on…

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Thoughts on Urgency

yoav@negevdirect.com 04/15/2008

As a direct marketer I get a lot of last minute “urgent” business requests especially around our busy seasons. I am always happy to help out any customer that needs my help regardless of…

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Is Fundraising a Priority?

yoav@negevdirect.com 04/01/2008

Does your non-profit view fundraising as one of it’s primary missions? If not, it could be time to change your priorities. This just in from Jeff Brooks on the Donor Power Blog… â€How is…

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