Influencing Results Through Inspiration
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Oh oh, is this really me, a  philanthropreneur?

Posted by Shelly St John on Oct 11, 2018 3:01:06 PM

When I heard someone say this about me, I immediately said, nooooo, that's not me, I am not Bill Gates. But when they went on to explain what they meant, I had to take a further look. If philanthropy is defined as an altruistic concern for human welfare and advancement, (yup, that's me); and an entrepreneur is a person who organizes and manages many enterprises (well that's me too), perhaps I really am a philanthropreneur. Ha, yet another new title emerges . . . let's add that to Head Diva, Auctiontainer and Keynoter!

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Topics: Insider, auction, fundraising ideas, Philanthropreneur, Shelly St John INSPIRES, Donate and GO Travel

Event and Paddle Raise Messaging

Posted by Shelly St John on Jul 18, 2018 1:15:00 PM

In preparation for my TEDx LogoadasPatas talk on Flores Island in Portugal this Saturday, I wanted to share a snippet about fundraising messaging . . . In my speech I talk about how to inspire donors and volunteers by combining true influence and decision making (I'll share more on this topic later) and will ask my audience to compare two messaging statements.

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Topics: gala, charity auctioneer, benefit auctioneer, auction, fundraising ideas, school auction


True influence is when you inspire someone to feel think and act. Through these pages and posts we hope you will find inspiration to show up bigger and brighter in your next Pitch, Presentation, Speech or Fundraising Auction.

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