AdvanceMeantPro© is a consulting service for individuals and organizations seeking guidance related to fundraising, marketing and public relations. We change the way professionals get help with achieving their professional goals by providing convenient, confidential and affordable access to an advancement high-performer. AdvanceMeantPro© makes consulting available anywhere through a computer, tablet or phone.
By the way, the use of the word “Meant” is not a typo. LOL! “Meant” is defined as “destined” and “intended.” I was destined and intended for this profession, I love it and I am great at it.
Who will be helping me?
You will be helped by Linnie Carter, Ph.D., APR.
Is AdvanceMeantPro© right for me?
AdvanceMeantPro© is right for you if you are seeking economical, flexible and professional guidance, advice, ideas and best practices related to fundraising, marketing and public relations.
AdvanceMeantPro© is the right solution for you if any of the following is true:
- You have been asked to plan a giving day, and you have no idea how to get started.
- You need advice about recruiting effective board members.
- You need guidance about coordinating a social media campaign.
- You need tips on how to manage a crisis.
- You have to achieve a fundraising goal within six months, and you need to regain momentum.
These are some examples. We can help you with so much more.
How much does AdvanceMeantPro© cost?
The cost is $100 per hour. The payments must be received before the appointments occur. You can cancel the service at any time for any reason.
How will I communicate with my consultant?
You can communicate with your consultant in these ways:
- Speaking over the phone with your consultant
- Video conferencing with your consultant
You can use these methods at different times based on your needs, availability and convenience.
How do live phone sessions work?
Phone sessions are a great way to conveniently speak with your consultant by simply using your landline or cell phone – no matter where you are. To talk with your consultant over the phone, you will schedule an appointment with your consultant and call her at the agreed upon date and time.
How do live video sessions work?
You can also have a video session with your consultant where you see and talk with each other in a virtual face-to-face setting. To talk with your consultant via video, you will schedule an appointment with your consultant and start the video session at the agreed upon date and time.
How long can I use AdvanceMeantPro©?
You can use the service indefinitely. The frequency depends upon your professional needs. Whatever the length of service, exceeding your expectations will be our top priority.
How will I pay for AdvanceMeantPro©?
There are several methods of payment:
- You may pay via the Cash app. The “handle” to use is $linniescarter.
- You may pay online via PayPal. The email address to use is [email protected].
- You may mail a check to Linnie S. Carter, Ph.D., APR, President and CEO, Linnie Carter & Associates LLC, PO Box 60126, Harrisburg, PA 17106-0126. Please make the check payable to Linnie Carter & Associates LLC.
The payments must be received before the appointments occur. You can cancel the service at any time for any reason.
How is confidentiality maintained?
We will never betray your trust or discuss your business with others. Confidentiality and discretion are key.
After I sign up for AdvanceMeantPro©, when will I start receiving the service?
You will start receiving the service within 48 hours after your payment is received.