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NEW online School for Nonprofit Storytelling is where to find the ONLY Step-by-step instruction designed to lead you through everything you need to find, craft, and share compelling stories that raise more money.

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Imagine how much easier your job will be when you have someone to answer your questions, listen when you’re worried, and deliver caring truthteller feedback. It will be your reality with coaching from Lori.

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A master storyteller with a passion for the positive, Lori has a speaking style that energizes a room. Invite Lori to inspire audiences at your next conference, event, or meeting.

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Combining real-life case studies with practical advice, Nine Steps to a Successful Fundraising Campaign provides you with easy-to-use information to help your nonprofit raise more money than you ever imagined!
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Why Talking About Money is Scary for Fundraisers – Nonprofit MBA Podcast

Have you ever wondered WHY talking about money is scary for fundraisers? If we're tasked with raising money we have to talk to people about money all the time. For some of us, it can be a scary or uncomfortable thing to do. It took me years to move past…
5 things to know about effective virtual storytelling

5 Things to Know About Effective Virtual Storytelling

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ethical storytelling

Is Our Storytelling Ethical?

Whoa. That’s a question that feels complicated and even uncomfortable, right? Is our storytelling ethical? And what does it mean to tell stories that are ethical? This isn’t a topic for a single blog post. So, expect more from me in the weeks and months ahead. First, let’s define some…
Hope is not an effective fundraising strategy

Year-end Giving Review + Wisdom for a Successful 2023

How did your 2022 fundraising year end? Have you done a year-end giving review? Would you like some sage advice on how to make 2023 your best fundraising year ever? Earlier this week I had fun participating in a panel hosted by NXUnite. We talked about 2022 year-end giving and…

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