2018 was a massive year for Wisely full of huge learnings and successes big and small.
From talking with our clients and a wider, informal survey of employees in the charitable sector, we found some recurring themes around the common issues and bad habits that fundraising teams regularly encounter. As we close out 2018, we’re thinking about the year ahead and how fundraisers can make 2019 their best year yet! Based on all that feedback, we’ve compiled a list of the top 9 fundraising habits to change in 2019.
Take a look and let us know what you think in the comments!
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