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PRC Announces Proposed Rulemaking For USPS Rate System Changes

The Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) announced on December 1, 2017, proposed changes to the current system for regulating rates and classes of USPS Market Dominant products. Last fall, the PRC announced an audit…

Leadership: It’s (Much) More Than a Job Title

If you’re a member of any business networking website, you’ve undoubtedly seen a meme that shows Richard Branson or possibly some other uber-wealthy entrepreneur, proclaiming “Clients do not come first. Employees…

How the Approved 2018 Postage Rate Changes Will Impact Your Budget

It’s official! The Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) approved the USPS Proposed Changes for Market Dominant and Competitive Prices which will go into effect on Sunday, January 21, 2018. For a handy reference,…

How to Prepare For Your Best Year-End Digital Fundraising Season Yet

Chances are if you’re reading this you already know the core components of year-end digital fundraising. However, in the spirit of Internet entrepreneurship and minimizing future regret over things you didn’t…

Fundraising Gone Global: Key Takeaways from IFC

Two weeks ago, the Resource Alliance hosted the 2017 International Fundraising Congress (IFC) in the Netherlands. Our very own Chief Relationship Officer, Greg Albright, packed his bags and traveled across the pond…

National Cyber Security Awareness Month: 10 Tips to Stay Safe and Secure Online

This October marks the 14th Annual National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM), a time to focus on how cybersecurity is our shared responsibility to keep the internet safe for all of us. As collaborative effort…

Update: Proposed Postage Rate Increases For Your 2018 Budget

The United States Postal Service (USPS) announced their proposed 2018 postage rates with an effective date of Sunday, January 21, 2018. Note, these rates are preliminary as the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC)…

Ensure Your Message and Mission Get Delivered Through Trigger Campaigns

Trigger campaigns are exactly what they sound like – event based campaigns launched on the occurrence of a specific activity. The benefit and value of using a trigger campaign is simple: having different types…

Supercharge Your 2017 #GivingTuesday Campaign: Do These 9 Things NOW!

Five years ago, an ambitious idea for a designated day of giving came to fruition. #GivingTuesday was born out of a collective of fundraisers, strategists, and other social do-gooders and it raised $12 million in its…

Get Informed and Take Advantage of USPS’ Latest Offerings

As seen in the September 2017 edition of DMAW’s AdVents newsletter.    Production Solutions’ Director of Resource and Supplier Relations, Carolyn Angelini shares a few of the latest offerings from USPS.…