Thu.May 17, 2018

If You Want Change, You Have to DO Something

Jamie Notter

I’m working with several clients right now on the “Playbook” stage of our culture consulting work.

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How to Choose Your Membership Levels Properly

Wild Apricot Blog

I surveyed over 50 membership sites to see what types of Membership Levels were most common. In this post I cover the four most common membership level tiers and show you examples from real organizations. membership-levels

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Missouri Political News: Missouri Senator Nasheed’s Utility Amendment Generates $10 Million Annually for St. Louis City

NonProfit University Blog

JEFFERSON CITY, MO —The Missouri General Assembly gave final approval to a piece of utility infrastructure legislation that included an amendment from State Senator Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis, that will provide an estimated $10 million for the City of St. Louis every year.

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The Top 7 SEO Tips for Nonprofits Who Want to Rank #1

Wild Apricot Blog

If you'd like to increase the traffic to your website, these 7 nonprofit seo tips will help your pages rank in a snap. I know, because they worked for me

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Missouri News: Senator Jill Schupp’s Legislation to Protect Victims Whose Private, Intimate Photos are Released Without Their Consent is Passed with Bipartisan Support

NonProfit University Blog

JEFFERSON CITY, MO — The Missouri General Assembly passed legislation to protect victims whose private, intimate photos are released without their consent. The legislation, House Bill 1558, includes policy provisions originally included in legislation sponsored by State Sen.

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NC State And Local Law Enforcement Agencies To Receive More Than $730,296 In Federally-Forfeited Funds

NonProfit University Blog

CHARLOTTE, N.C. Attorney R. Andrew Murray announced Wednesday the distribution of $730,296 in federally-forfeited funds to state and local law enforcement agencies, resulting from a forfeiture action against convicted drug trafficker James Alexander Brown.

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Natural Symbiosis: Review Culture and Our Associations

Association Success

B2B purchasing habits are changing – but associations are in a great position to respond. “I I know what I need, and it isn’t a salesperson.” * According to recent research from Wake Forest University, B2B decision making is increasingly being informed by customer reviews.

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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia | Malaysia seizes luxury bags, cash, jewelry in probe of ex-PM

NonProfit University Blog

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia— Malaysian police have confiscated 284 designer handbags and 72 suitcases containing cash, jewelry and other valuables as part of a corruption and money-laundering investigation into former Prime Minister Najib Razak.

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4 Tips to Revitalize Your “Black Sheep” Committee

MembersClicks

If your association is like most, you have that one committee that just can’t keep the attention of your members and ends up feeling like a struggle to even keep afloat. Feeling lost at what to do? Take a look at our four tips that will help bring life back into your “black sheep” committee and regain your members interest! association management association leadership small staff association member engagement member retention membership management Small Staff Chatter

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New York Man, Dashamae Wayne, Admits Role in Counterfeit Credit Card Scheme Targeting Western PA Businesses

NonProfit University Blog

PITTSBURGH, PA – A resident of Albans, New York, has pleaded guilty in federal court to a charge of conspiracy, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. Dashamae Wayne, 27, pleaded guilty to one count before United States District Judge Nora Barry Fischer.

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Maryland Lottery News: ‘OMG Moment’ Brings Ultimate Riches to Scratch-off Fan Sharon Carter

NonProfit University Blog

MARYLAND – A St. Mary’s County woman enjoyed a dose of high drama after playing her Maryland Lottery Ultimate Riches scratch-off. Sharon Carter, a federal student loan employee, found a $50,000 prize on her lucky $20 instant ticket. Her journey to a big win began at Capt. Sam’s in Bushwood.

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BERLIN  | Merkel to meet Putin for talks on Syria, Ukraine

NonProfit University Blog

BERLIN — German Chancellor Angela Merkel will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin to discuss the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine. Merkel’s trip Friday to the Black Sea resort of Sochi is her first visit to Russia in a year and comes amid tense relations between Berlin and Moscow.

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VOLCANO, Hawaii  | Light coats of gritty ash fall near erupting Hawaii volcano

NonProfit University Blog

VOLCANO, Hawaii — Authorities handed out ash around 2,000 masks for protection as people living near Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano braced for pulverized rock, glass and crystal to rain down on them after an explosive eruption at the peak’s summit.

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WASHINGTON  | Trump to deny funds to clinics that discuss abortion

NonProfit University Blog

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration will resurrect a Reagan-era rule that would ban federally funded family planning clinics from discussing abortion with women, or sharing space with abortion providers.

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SAN FRANCISCO  | Gonzalez hits 2-run single in 12th, Rockies beat Giants 5-3

NonProfit University Blog

SAN FRANCISCO — Carlos Gonzalez blooped a tiebreaking, two-run single with two outs in the 12th inning, lifting the Colorado Rockies past the San Francisco Giants 5-3 on Thursday night in the clubs’ first meeting of the year.

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VATICAN CITY  |Pope accuses Chile bishops of destroying sex abuse evidence

NonProfit University Blog

VATICAN CITY —Pope Francis has accused Chile’s bishops of destroying evidence of sex crimes, pressuring church lawyers to minimize accusations and of “grave negligence” in protecting children from pedophile priests.

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SUN LAKES, Ariz.  | Democrats get giddy about a perennial target: Arizona

NonProfit University Blog

SUN LAKES, Ariz. Shortly before the raffle for a handgun, top Arizona Republicans gave a warning to the crowd gathered at a conservative group’s meeting in a retirement community at the edge of Phoenix’s sprawl: The Democrats are coming.

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CHICAGO  | Duke’s Allen understands he has to address concerns head-on

NonProfit University Blog

CHICAGO — The way Grayson Allen sees it, he might as well attack this full-court press head-on.

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SANTA ANA, Calif.  | Bomb victim’s ex-boyfriend held on explosives charge

NonProfit University Blog

SANTA ANA, Calif. — Spa owner Ildiko Krajnyak was opening a package that had piled up with mail during her recent trip to her native Hungary when it exploded. News reports of the blast quickly reached Stephen Beal, her ex-boyfriend and a partner in the Southern California business.

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NEW YORK  | WNBA set to begin 22nd season after busy offseason

NonProfit University Blog

NEW YORK — It’s been a busy offseason in the WNBA since the Minnesota Lynx won the championship last year, beating Los Angeles in another thrilling final. Las Vegas gained a team while New York changed arenas.

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | Hawaii volcano explosions could go for weeks, experts say

NonProfit University Blog

WASHINGTON, D.C. Kablooey! Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano exploded a tall, steely gray column of ash into the sky Thursday, just as scientists warned eight days ago. Experts say the explosive ballistic displays could continue for weeks, and they don’t know when it’s going to stop.

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DALLAS | Leishman shoots 61 in debut of new course at Byron Nelsonr

NonProfit University Blog

DALLAS — Marc Leishman enjoyed the old home of the AT&T Byron Nelson as much as anyone, considering he made the last nine trips there and had one of the best scoring averages in tournament history. The Australian might take a liking to the new place as well.

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HONOLULU | ‘Excited and scared’: Hawaii volcano spews huge cloud of ash

NonProfit University Blog

HONOLULU— A volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island erupted anew Thursday with little sound and only modest fury, spewing a steely gray plume of ash about 30,000 feet (9,100 meters) into the sky that began raining down on a nearby town. The explosion at the summit of Kilauea came shortly after 4 a.m.

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Missouri News: AG Hawley Announces Sex Abuse Conviction of Johnny Hardwick

NonProfit University Blog

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley announced that Johnny Hardwick, 44, of Fremont, MO, pled guilty to sexually abusing two family members over an extended period of time.

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TOKYO | Ahead of Trump summit, Kim Jong Un crafts a careful message

NonProfit University Blog

TOKYO — Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un have one big thing in common as they prepare for what would be the first ever U.S.-North North Korea summit next month in Singapore: They both claim to deserve total credit.

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Missouri News: Missouri Auditor Galloway completes audit of City of Winona municipal court, gives rating of “poor”

NonProfit University Blog

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – An audit of the Winona municipal court has found the city owes the state of Missouri almost $22,000 in excess traffic violation collections because officials miscalculated general operating revenue for 2016 by more than $2 million.

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ANTIBES, France | Stars flock to amfAR gala to raise money to fight AIDS

NonProfit University Blog

ANTIBES, France—Stars including Jason Derulo, Michelle Rodriguez and Pierce Brosnan attended a luxurious French Riviera AIDS fundraising gala Thursday and said they were focused on the charity, not one of its former benefactors, disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein.

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WASHINGTON | Trump defends ‘animals’ remark, says he’ll always use it

NonProfit University Blog

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Thursday defended his use of the word “animals” to describe some immigrants who enter the country illegally, saying he would continue to use the term to refer to violent gang members in spite of a sharp rebuke from Democratic leaders.

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SANTA ANA, Calif.| Ex-boyfriend of blast victim arrested on explosives charge

NonProfit University Blog

SANTA ANA, Calif. — Spa owner Ildiko Krajnyak was opening a package that had piled up with mail during her recent trip to her native Hungary when it exploded. News reports of the blast quickly reached Stephen Beal, her ex-boyfriend and a partner in the Southern California business.

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KANSAS CITY, Mo.| Rough road: Yanks spend night at airport after plane delayed

NonProfit University Blog

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Baby Bombers were grounded. The New York Yankees spent Wednesday night at Dulles International Airport in suburban Virginia, stuck after their matchup against the Washington Nationals was rained out. Bad weather and a plane problem left the Yankees stranded at the airport.

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SEOUL, South Korea | S. Korea downplays Pyongyang’s threats to cancel talks

NonProfit University Blog

SEOUL,South Korea said Friday it believes North Korea remains committed to improving relations despite strongly criticizing Seoul over ongoing U.S.-South South Korean military drills and insisting it will not return to inter-Korean talks unless its grievances are resolved.

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WASHINGTON | Manafort’s ex-son-in-law talking with Mueller’s team

NonProfit University Blog

WASHINGTON— Paul Manafort’s former son-in-law says he has been so busy with special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation that he’s been unable to keep up with his other legal issues, according to a court filing and a lawyer involved in a civil lawsuit against him.

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HONOLULU | The Latest: Residents say ash not bad near volcano summit

NonProfit University Blog

HONOLULU — The Latest on the summit eruption of Kilauea volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island (all times local): 4:45 p.m. A resident who lives several miles from the summit of a Hawaii volcano says ash fall from an explosive eruption hasn’t been too bad.

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WASHINGTON | Vasilevskiy Lightning top Caps 4-2 to even East final 2-all

NonProfit University Blog

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