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2014: Ahern speaks to TX Symphonies in BBQ cap Tyler
This will be TASO's 47th annual conference. Encore!!! I'll be doing three workshops that day: on donor-centricity, on newsletters, on marketing bequests.
6 good reasons why you don't need a newsletter
Just kidding: there's no excuse.
Donor communications follow a simple cyclical path: you ask, you thank, you report. Skip a step ... and your retention plummets. Let's deal once and for all with the phantoms that scare you away from doing a successful donor newsletter. Read.