Call Us! 800-292-9551

Websites are the New Storefronts

Alaine Anderson, Digital Strategist and Implementer at Joining Vision and Action 100% of the jobs I’ve had involved at least some interaction with an organization’s website. As a young person—a millennial, as you’d have me—websites are an integral part of my life. Every step of the normal sales process has become digital in one [...]

So you’ve been wondering about B Corps.

Rebecca Shisler, Business Development Coordinator at Joining Vision and Action At JVA, we love people and organizations that promote positive social change. In fact, it’s central to who we are. We love changemakers; you can find them across industries, in government, education, nonprofits and even for-profit companies. JVA frequently work with for-profit companies motivated [...]

Pay it Forward – Website Development Training

John Connelly, President & Founder at Sensus Media I won’t waste your time with a long post that highlights all the benefits of learning coding fundamentals or use the cliché ‘you have to try this’ spiel. No. Instead, I’m going to share an anecdote with you. Almost 10 years ago, I was a fairly [...]

4 Techniques to be a Better Digital Marketer for Social Change

Alaine Anderson, Digital Strategist and Implementer at Joining Vision and Action - Previous Blog With so many advertisements and media competing for attention now days, use these four techniques to be a better digital marketer. We constantly are trying to find a way out of the weeds and new ways to differentiate our organizations against [...]

My Favorite #SuperBowlAds: Community and Social Change

When I’m watching the Super Bowl, the #SuperBowl ads are always my favorite. But not usually with the lens of how do they advance or reflect community and social change. Going into last night’s game, there had been much talk of the potential of political messaging in #SuperBowlAds. And while what I saw could [...]

How to get more website traffic for your social enterprise

Alaine Anderson, digital strategist and implementer, Joining Vision and Action Blogging: It’s not only the bread and butter of driving traffic to a website, it also positions your organization as experts in your field. In particular, social enterprises have a lot to gain from blogging. Beyond just establishing expertise, it provides a platform to [...]

By | 2017-03-30T15:58:58+00:00 February 4th, 2017|Blog, Marketing & Communications, Social Enterprise|0 Comments

Media Blog: Create a Media Policy

By Scot Kersgaard, Senior Associate Joining Vision and Action  You’ve been sending press releases, building your online presence, setting up Google Alerts, writing op/eds, phoning reporters, crafting key messages, tweaking your story. Finally, you’re getting some media interest. Don’t blow it. A media policy is one of those things most organizations don’t think about [...]

By | 2017-01-07T18:50:22+00:00 March 2nd, 2015|Marketing & Communications|0 Comments

Media Blog: Crisis Communications Tips

By Scot Kersgaard, JVA Consulting You should not ignore the elephant in the room. A loose elephant can cause a lot of damage. For many nonprofits, that elephant is crisis communications. Here’s hoping you never have a crisis, but if you ever have one, being prepared can make all the difference. What constitutes a [...]

By | 2017-01-07T18:50:22+00:00 February 16th, 2015|Marketing & Communications|0 Comments