Recent articles, event information, client updates, and general musings, written mostly by our staff.
Posted June 14, 2019
Discover the topics top of mind for staff – from the role of data in donor communications to what campaign success should really look like – and news regarding our current executive search and fundraising clients.
Posted June 6, 2019
DonorsChoose.org is the leading platform for giving to public schools. Discover how the organization uses data to inform their decision-making, understand the marketplace, and engage donors.
Posted May 20, 2019
We spoke with Susan Murray, National Director of Development at Year Up, about how her role and the organization has changed since she joined in 2011 – and what’s on the horizon.
Posted May 10, 2019
Discover how the 92nd Street Y uses data, marketing automation, and machine learning to enhance the organization’s programming, fundraising, and audience engagement.
Posted May 2, 2019
Did you know that the more decisions you make, the worse you get at them? Discover strategies you can use to lessen the number of decisions you have to make and avoid decision fatigue.
Posted April 25, 2019 by Mary Plum
At our latest “Data + the Greater Good” Meetup, Gary Bagley, Executive Director of New York Cares, spoke about how the volunteer management organization uses data to recruit, retain, and engage their thousands of volunteers.
Posted April 18, 2019
In our latest update, we share some exciting internal news and current executive search and fundraising client news.
Posted April 11, 2019
Our colleague Suzanne Battit reflects on her time at the firm so far and what she’s looking forward to most in her new role as Principal.
Posted April 4, 2019
We recently caught up with Development Guild DDI alum Kelsey Hersh.
Posted March 25, 2019 by Tracy Marshall
Our Senior Vice President Tracy Marshall shares the do’s and don’ts of interacting with executive recruiters.
Posted March 18, 2019 by Mary Plum
At our latest “Data + the Greater Good” Meetup, Enigma shared how they’re using data to fight human trafficking.
Posted March 5, 2019
We share the topics top of mind for staff, as well as our recent executive search and fundraising client news.
Posted February 28, 2019
For the latest edition of our Featured Placements series, we spoke with Reva Feinstein, who we placed at the Columbia University School of Nursing over 10 years ago.
Posted February 20, 2019 by Mary Plum
Shannon Darrough, Director of Digital Media at the Museum of Modern Art, shared how his team creates, uses, and measures the performance of digital products at our latest “Data + the Greater Good” Meetup.
Posted January 31, 2019 by Danielle Gauthier
We share three strategies you can use to ignore distractions and finally achieve your goals!
Posted January 11, 2019 by Mary Plum
Nora Gomez-Strauss, Director of Digital Media at Public Art Fund, discussed how a “physical museum without walls” measures visitors, engagement, and success at our December “Data + the Greater Good” Meetup.
Posted January 7, 2019
Read about our recent executive search and fundraising client news as well as other items that are on our team’s mind.
Posted December 11, 2018
Introducing a new feature where we catch up with Development Guild DDI placements to find out what they’ve accomplished in their roles! First up, Winthrop Carty, who has been the Executive Director at the Melton Foundation for 10+ years!
Posted December 5, 2018 by Danielle Gauthier
Our staff recently came together to discuss how digital marketing strategies and the online experience can influence potential donors.
Posted November 28, 2018
We recently caught up with Development Guild DDI alum Paul Foster.