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Wayne Elsey

About Wayne Elsey

Wayne Elsey, CEO, Wayne Elsey Enterprises, Funds2Orgs, str@tegic and 501C3U has successful led organizations in the for-profit, social enterprise and non-profit sectors. In addition to growing his companies, today he is a highly sought after public speaker and authority on topics related to leadership, branding, social activism, motivation, and community engagement. His network appearances include: NBC Nightly News, Good Morning America, Today Show, & Fox News.
29 11, 2018

The #1 Reason You Should Hire & It’s Not Talent

By |November 29th, 2018|blog, Business|Comments Off on The #1 Reason You Should Hire & It’s Not Talent

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Many managers look at hiring through an imperfect lens for the 21st Century. They dutifully review resumes and talk about previous experiences, and then they make decisions based on that information.

As a general rule, do not hire for talent, knowledge or skill.

The number […]

27 11, 2018

How to Maximize the Performance of Your Email Marketing

By |November 27th, 2018|blog, Marketing, news|Comments Off on How to Maximize the Performance of Your Email Marketing

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Email marketing is likely a significant part of your nonprofit fundraising efforts. Everyone knows that it’s essential to look at email performance and make adjustments as needed continually. However, there’s a lot you have to think about when developing a successful email marketing […]

22 11, 2018

Red Shoes Living, A Thanksgiving Message

By |November 22nd, 2018|blog, personal, Personal Inspiration|Comments Off on Red Shoes Living, A Thanksgiving Message

I hope you’re reading this message today as you are about to celebrate a peaceful, joyful and happy Thanksgiving with your friends and family. It’s essential for all of us to remember how fortunate we are in this great country. There’s no place I’d rather be because if you work hard, are disciplined and consistent, […]

20 11, 2018

10 Signs You’re a Nonprofit Leader

By |November 20th, 2018|blog, news, Nonprofit Leadership|Comments Off on 10 Signs You’re a Nonprofit Leader

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Leaders are made, and they understand that to get their nonprofit teams to follow, they have to be aware of who they are both as people and managers. Becoming a great leader means continually developing your skills and your awareness about who you […]

15 11, 2018

5 Easy Ways to Get Better at Personal Growth

By |November 15th, 2018|blog, personal, Personal Inspiration|Comments Off on 5 Easy Ways to Get Better at Personal Growth

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There’s a lot of negativity in the world, but I also see that there are many people who want to make their part of it a better place. A quote that’s been attributed to Gandhi was that we should each try to be […]

13 11, 2018

#1 Thing to Do To Get Your Nonprofit Board Fundraising

By |November 13th, 2018|Development, news|Comments Off on #1 Thing to Do To Get Your Nonprofit Board Fundraising

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Many nonprofit executives and fundraisers want and plead with their board of directors to help them raise money. They might get a couple of people to assist, usually those with business backgrounds, but one of the perennial fundraising challenges is getting all board […]

8 11, 2018

How to Prepare Yourself for the Next Recession

By |November 8th, 2018|blog, Business, personal|Comments Off on How to Prepare Yourself for the Next Recession

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If you’ve been keeping up with the business news lately, then you are aware that there’s been a lot of discussion about the next recession. Few who experienced the 2008 downturn were left untouched in some way, even if they held onto […]

6 11, 2018

How to Get Your Board to Support Your Cause

By |November 6th, 2018|blog, Development, news|Comments Off on How to Get Your Board to Support Your Cause

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A few years ago, I wrote an article that was titled, 5 Decisive Ways to Support Your Nonprofit Board’s Fundraising Efforts. As we approach Giving Tuesday and the holiday season, this is the time to be focusing on one of the elements […]

1 11, 2018

How to Leverage #GivingTuesday for Your Company Brand

By |November 1st, 2018|blog, Business|Comments Off on How to Leverage #GivingTuesday for Your Company Brand

By now you may have heard about Giving Tuesday, which is on Tuesday, November 27th, and perhaps you’ve wondered how to get your business involved. It makes good sense to associate your brand to the most prominent social good day of the year because it provides […]

30 10, 2018

How to Capture the Hearts of Your Donors, And Their Wallets

By |October 30th, 2018|blog, Development, personal|Comments Off on How to Capture the Hearts of Your Donors, And Their Wallets

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What’s the one activity you must to do to get a contribution from a donor?

You have to capture their heart, then their mind, and then you will get the contribution.

As we get into one of the most critical periods of fundraising for the […]