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Pace University

June 05, 2017

Pace University Supports Endowment Growth with a Unique, Highly Streamlined Scholarship Process

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Creating Impactful Donor Communications

May 31, 2017

Creating donor reports is challenging, time consuming and frankly overwhelming. While it is important to share fund financial information for donors in these reports, it is also key to show the positive impact the donor is making on campus. In the past, most organizations asked for a thank-you letter from scholarship recipients. In recent years an...

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Mastering Productivity in the Digital World: Part 5

May 29, 2017

At AcademicWorks we have diverse expertise and professional backgrounds. We are liberal arts grads, graphic designers and media people, aerospace engineers, marine technicians, former voice actors, computer scientists, ex-higher ed administrators, and entrepreneurs. But working together now, we are one thing especially: we are technology people. As such, we...

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University of Illinois at Chicago

May 26, 2017

Problem: Decentralized Oversight

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Why Highlighting Your Donors is Important

May 24, 2017

Higlighting donors in a way that is accesible to students and the public is something that often gets overlooked or goes unfinished on campuses, usually due to time or a lack of resources. But we have found that our clients with the most successful donor stewardship programs make a point to acknowledge their donors, whether that be in person at a meet and...

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Mastering Productivity in the Digital World: Part 4

May 22, 2017

At AcademicWorks we have diverse expertise and professional backgrounds. We are liberal arts grads, graphic designers and media people, aerospace engineers, marine technicians, former voice actors, computer scientists, ex-higher ed administrators, former or current entrepreneurs, and so on. But when we get together at the office everyday, we are one thing...

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Three Tips to Keeping Scholarship and Non-Scholarship Donors Happy

May 18, 2017

One of the most popular posts on the Sharing Solutions blog over the years has been “Three Ways to Make Scholarship Donors Happy” written by Michael Tackett, Client Success Manager at AcademicWorks.  Thousands of donor relation’s professionals have used this blog to help them implement tools and processes to improve donor stewardship practices among...

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Mastering Productivity in the Digital World: Part 3

May 15, 2017

At AcademicWorks we have diverse expertise and professional backgrounds. We are liberal arts grads, graphic designers and media people, aerospace engineers, marine technicians, former voice actors, computer scientists, ex-higher ed administrators, former or current entrepreneurs, and so on. But when we get together at the office everyday, we are one thing...

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Mississippi State University

May 12, 2017

The Problem: Multiple Application Processes with Multiple Deadlines

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What do Thank You Letters Look like in 2017?

May 10, 2017

Thank you letters are a tried and true method of engaging with your donors. In a recent survey we found that 100% of respondents ask for some form of information from students after they have been awarded a scholarship and 95% of them ask for thank you letters for the donor. They are improtant for donor stewardship because they provide a personal touch to...

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