Setting 2012 Goals and Christmas

This afternoon, I was working on my "List of 100 Things to do in 2012." While doing it, I asked my 12 year old son, "If there were one thing you and I could do together in 2012, what would it be?" He freaked out. He dramatically slumped on the kitchen counter and then fell

Learning social media with an 11 year old

I've been learning a bit about social media and marketing from my 11 y.o. son. He just posted this animation this morning, but it all ready has over 1,800 2000 views! [It's gotten another 200+ since I started writing this blog post!] He creates these animations from his Nintendo DSi. This Flipnote community is interesting.

Merry Christmas from the Pitman Family!

A fun video from my family to yours! Without them, I wouldn't be able to do all I do at FundraisingCoach! I posted this to Facebook earlier today. If we're not friends on Facebook let's fix that! I'm at:

There and back again: A fundraising trainer's journey to New Zealand

I checked out my site today and saw the message on the left from my TripIt widget. It's good to be home. But I had a great time doing fundraising training for the last few weeks in New Zealand. I taught 9 times in about 10 days: 5 times at the TONIC conference in Tauranga

It's Beth Kanter's birthday

Today's the birthday of the amazing Beth Kanter. I love her passion for nonprofits and social media. I'm particularly grateful for her helping us in the nonprofit world articulate metrics and ROI. Not only is she a really smart teacher, she's also doing the actual fundraising herself. A great combination indeed! When I'm doing a

Extreme Fundraising Blog on Alltop!

I'm pleased to announce that the Extreme Fundraising Blog is now featured on Alltop.

Interviewed on The Frazzled Entrepreneur

Add this to my "15 minutes of fame": H. Les Brown interviewed me on his Frazzled Entrepreneur Show. Click here to listen to our interview.