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Five New Year’s Resolutions for an Outstanding 2013–#4—Practice Gratitude

You may be thinking, “Practicing gratitude? How do you practice gratitude? Don’t you just show gratitude?” Well, yes and no.  Yes, you can show gratitude toward another person, but the kind of gratitude I’m talking about requires discipline.  “Gosh, Jeff, … Continue reading

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Gratitude

This is my favorite time of year. I love having a house full of family and friends for Thanksgiving.  I love the food, fire in the fireplace, conversations, good wine and a day set aside to give thanks for all … Continue reading

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4 Unconventional Ways to be a Successful Major Gift fundraiser

Major Gift fundraising is tough, tough work.  It’s a profession that has tremendous rewards and incredible stress.  I’ve known many professional major gift fundraisers who didn’t last long in our business. They burned out.  It’s demanding, it takes a ton … Continue reading

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