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Putting the Power of LinkedIn to Use for Your Nonprofits

As a nonprofit, you may know what it’s like to be under-appreciated so you may sympathize with LinkedIn. Everyone talks about their Facebook “likes,” and their Twitter followers but not so much about LinkedIn. It’s under-appreciated, too.

LinkedIn is a powerful and versatile social medium. Use its powerful search capability to find and research donors, board members, partners and staff. Then use your connections to make that all important introduction to the people you want to meet or LinkedIn’s InMail features.

LinkedIn for Nonprofits, How ToIf you’re stumped, turn to a LinkedIn groups to find answers to nonprofits’ most pressing questions.

We’ve put together a list of Ventureneer resources to maximize your use of LinkedIn.


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