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An unexpected upshot in the wake of Britain's latest spending review was the fate of the culture budget -- it avoided a pummeling. This time, advocates for arts funding...

Along with sales, marketers primarily gauge their performance by measuring awareness and brand attributes ratings in surveys. And this seems to make sense. That’s...

As is its nature, summer will all too quickly turn into fall--and with it, budgeting season. So before the calendar pages start running their merry way toward the holidays...

There absolutely is a math to social and mobile media. If your nonprofit has a good content strategy in place and understands the power of integrating all your nonprofit...

Google finally caught on. Simply buying thousands of social bookmarks and twitter followers isn’t working to help increase site ranking like before. However,...

"How do you manage your brand?" I get asked that question really often, especially at public-venue speaking events. Typically, I sigh. It is not that the...

In a landmark 5-4 ruling, the US Supreme Court has ruled that DOMA (Defense of Marriage Act) is unconstitutional.  “The federal statute is invalid, for no...

Arts organizations and community stakeholders create and commission public art with many good intentions with respect to its audiences. Historians and practitioners alike...

When it comes to tracking and using “engagement” data -- the actions, interactions, and conversations that relate to an organization’s work but don...

What do you think of when you think of museums? Probably something like this: cool, dark hallways. Marble expanses. Antiquities and artifacts lovingly seated on velvet and...

Last week, when Mark Zuckerberg, the chief executive of Facebook, and Kevin Systrom, the chief executive of Instagram, introduced the new video-sharing feature, they...

Feeling a bit off key? Stacy Horn, author of Imperfect Harmony: Finding Happiness Singing with Others, shares how her choir revitalized itself and learned to sing...

I have always said I would never be that person with a Disney stuffed animal sticking out of my bag on a flight home from Orlando. Never. No way. I am much too cool for...

Museums are transforming for the 21st century, and artists are critical partners and catalysts for that transformation. This was a resounding message of yesterday’s...

Stories ignite our imagination, let us leap over cultural walls, and cross the barriers of time. Stories affirm who we are, and allow us to experience the similarities...