Do you know how many emails you get in a day? I get about 185, on average. This is madness.
In both instances you get a subtle nudge to think, “Hey, lots of other people, maybe most other people, are taking this without paying, too.” You don’t get to be surprised when the problem *gets worse*.
These emails have, from what I’ve seen, routinely come “from” a boss, supervisor, or family member’s name. They usually start with an innocuous “Do you have a moment for a call?” or “Do you have a minute?”
A user on Reddit asked about input on her organization’s Giving Tuesday campaign. I rarely comment at length on anything, but the /r/nonprofit subreddit isn’t as popular as others and sometimes a question comes along I can help with. So I wrote the following response about Giving Tuesday.
Your website can always be better and you can always provide more for your website visitors. We’ve compiled some items from our internal checklists to help make some changes.
Here are six things to ask yourself or notice to determine if what you’re doing is pointless, dull, lame, boring, and a waste of time.