What does the color of your brand say to supporters about your organization? If you’re looking to come across as exciting and bold, go with red. If you want to exude trustworthiness and dependable try blue. This infographic from The Logo Company may come in handy when you re-think your logo or develop a new program. More on the science of color here.
Cameron on Creativity. Nice short piece in Fast Company on James Cameron’s thoughts on being creative. One suggestion: Surround yourself with others’ creativity: “I feed on other people’s creativity, photographers, artists of every kind. Sometimes a feeling that you get listening to a song can be so powerful. I’ve wanted to write whole scripts around what I felt just listening to a piece of music. I think music is important, and surrounding your visual field with stimulating things.”
New ideas and skills. Nonprofit conferences in June from Socialbrite.
There is one thing stronger than all the armies in the world, and that is an idea whose time has come. — Victor Hugo