One of the best parts of my job is traveling around the country helping nonprofits and advocacy groups communicate more effectively with supporters, activists and others.

Social Media for Nonprofits

Tomorrow, I present to the New Director Academy, a great program at UNC-Wilmington that provides mentoring and training to first-time nonprofit executives. Bonus: Working with my high school friend, fellow school paper reporter and lab partner, Boo Tyson. The topic is social media and marketing.

Download the Social Media for Nonprofits primer handout, then page through the deck:

Writing for Advocacy

Last week, I gave our popular workshop, The Power of Your Ideas, to a group of patient and healthcare advocates affiliated with the North Carolina AIDS Action Network. Download the How to Write for Advocacy packet (full of examples and step-by-step instructions) and flip through the deck: