You know them. You’ve met them. But how do you address arrogance in fundraising and create a healthier major gifts workplace?
Your work as a major gift fundraiser is to convey the need in a real, emotional way that will touch the hearts of your donors. So get in touch with that need yourself.
Fundraising professionals perform better with colleagues and donors when they start from a place of self-care and compassion.
A recent memorial service had a big impact on me. It helped me to pause and think to myself, “Jeff, who do you really want to be? Are you living the life you intended to live?”