The Non-Profit Narrative is Featured by Amazon, Price Reduced

The reviews continue to come in and yesterday the Non-Profit Narrative was added to the Hot New Releases list an di coming in at number 2!     Here’s some of the latest reviews: “You should buy a copy of The Non-Profit Narrative for yourself and everyone that you know that works at a non-profit.” – Tim … Read More

Non-Profits Could Raise More Money If They Told Better Stories

New Book, “Non-Profit Narrative,” Shows How to Increase Donations PASADENA, Calif.,  — Why do non-profit organizations fail to reach their fundraising goals? “Non-profits, including schools, churches and associations, fail to connect emotionally with their donors. They present dry bullet points of facts and figures, which don’t motivate people. They need to tell stories which intrigue … Read More

7 Questions with Charles Lee

Long time friend and idea-maker, Charles Lee has finally released his first book “Good Idea, Now What“.  Charles is a guy who has great ideas but he also is great at implementing them. Charles has been helping people around Southern California for years and now travels around the country coaching and consulting. I was able … Read More

A Few Recent Reviews

They say the best compliment you can give an author is to read their work and I’d say that’s true. But it’s even better when the reader likes it and tells you about it.  Here’s a couple reviews “Dan gives easy-to-read and easy-to-understand thoughts on developing your non-profit (or even personal) story, finding your audience … Read More

The Importance of Truth

If you haven’t already heard, This American Life spent an hour doing something they’ve never had to do before – retract a story about Mike Daisey. Obviously Ira Glass is an incredible storyteller and after Friday’s broadcast, he’s demonstrated his respect for the craft and for his audience – even if it makes him and … Read More

No! No! No!

Just heard this story from across the pond. Hammersmith & Fulham Council (H&F) agreed to cut its council tax bills, for the fifth year out of six, last night (Feb 29) and says the cut was partly made possible by local residents throwing away less, recycling more, dropping less litter and using the council’s website … Read More

Kelley James Talks with The Drop

  In this episode, Tiffany catches up with Kelley James at the world famous Troubadour in Los Angeles about life on the road, frequent flier miles and more. This episode includes the song “Perfect To Me” off of his EP “The Recent Future”. Download it today! KelleyJames.com Kelley on Twitter Purchase The Recent Future EP

5 Questions with Steve Stockman

What’s the biggest mistake you see consistently made in video by nonprofits? Cause Focus vs. Audience Focus. Non-profits are great organizations, with worthy causes. But when it comes to video, it’s Entertain or Die. Nobody watches bad video. Not your interest group, even though you want them to because it’s good for them. Not your employees, … Read More

Help Portrait 2011

This past Sunday Jeremy Cowart was working his magic for the next chapter of Help Portrait in 2011. In keeping with the tradition of Help Portrait from previous years they’ll be respecting the privacy of any and all who would like to have their portrait taken but this year they are asking those who are … Read More

Chapter 1 – The Ritual of Story

This is the entire chapter taken from the book “The Non-Profit Narrative”. Sign up for my email list and get 2 chapters of the book before it releases – plus an inside scoop on how to get the book for free! What if you could double your online fundraising this next year? Would that much … Read More