blog posts10 Advancement Innovation PromptsWhat has changed in the world that higher ed advancement has not yet prepared for? What new strategies or programs have you always wanted to try even if (and especially if) you aren’t certain they would be successful? What is the one program in advancement that needs to be re-imagined? What kind of app or tool would make your job easier? What very specific constituent pools (niches) have we overlooked? What’s the last spark or idea related to your job that you had in a meeting or at a conference (or while commuting, making dinner, working out, etc.) that you haven’t yet acted on? What’s one issue or opportunity you’ve heard about for years in advancement but no one has tackled (or tackled well)? What’s the number one complaint you hear from your donors or alumni? From academic leaders? From your advancement team? What would wow our alumni and donors (in a good way)? If you had $100,000 to be used to fund or change one new or existing program, technology, or area of advancement (and that $100,000 could not be used on salaries or travel), where or how would you spend your $100,000?