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The Story Tweet by Tweet

Charity Events, Celebrities and Guinea Pigs

The Management Meeting

Kelvin, Travel Sickness and Jet Lag

An Interloper

Aids or HIV or both is a Disease

Detained Shane

Detained Shane Continued

High Street Fundraising

Shane and Shirley

Can Humanitarian Space be Empty

Quarantine

An Inepd Humanitarian Quiz

A bit of Nothing

World Peace

Nothin much again

Time Poor Donors

Child Soldiers

Womens Community Centre

Internatonal Health Quiz

Copenhagen and Cop15

The Winter of Discontent and Après Skiing

Haiti

The Audit

Forward Accountability

The Ballad of Shane and Shirley

Derivatives and LSE MBAs

Marketing Kills

Tweet Funeral

Humanitarian Couple of the Year Awards

           

Time Poor Donors
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Live tweets in under 4 hours. My training session to our Inepd Staff in Florida on Fundraising from Time Poor Donors: 9PM, LDN 4PM, US Central 2:16 PM 27-Oct-09
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InepdMercedes RT '@chrised '@mikewhills I call Poe. Charity Commission has no record for Inepd.> Agree, sad indictment on Charity commission record keeping! 2:19 PM 27-Oct-09
Theodore F
teddyfrank  @InepdMercedes So strange. Inepd may not be the only most involved in poverty development but it is so transparent about it 3:31 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @teddyfrank Maybe he did the wrong search. We're registered as a subsidiary charity in UK with primary registration in the Cayman islands 3:44 PM 27-Oct-09
Theodore F
teddyfrank  @InepdMercedes That explains everything. Some people are just so slow on the uptake. 3:59 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @idealist thanks for the email. We are happy with our present Org. registration on your site. http://bit.ly/4laIdh easy to link to. Thanks! 4:15 PM 27-Oct-09
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InepdMercedes RT '@TathraExpress '@SpikeTheLobster Let me know if you have any further leads on Inepd International> I see more gutter journalism on the way 4:36 PM 27-Oct-09
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InepdMercedes Live tweeting Inepd training session on "Fundraising from Time Poor Donors"in 30 minutes. Hope you will join me. 5:34 PM 27-Oct-09
Kelvin Peterson,Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Live tweeting Inepd training session on "Fundraising from Time Poor Donors"in 5 minutes. Hope you will join me. 5:55 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Training room is now ready, just filling up now with our Inepd Trainees her at Inepd Internationals training centre in Miami, Florida. 6:00 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Florida has one of the highest concentrations of “Time Poor Donors” in the world. 6:00 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Have been doing training today with the Donor Services staff in the US ahead of our Autumn bequest season.  6:00 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Autumn is our key time to get new bequests before the winter flu season takes it toll. 6:01 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Just about to start the last formal training session for "Time Poor Donors". Then we will do some role plays. 6:01 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Had a great feedback session on the training so far, with the trainees a little earlier. 6:02 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes With feedback sessions we have a large group discussion. Then if a trainee makes a criticism. We take the person aside for a 1-1 session. 6:02 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes The trainee then is able 9 times out of 10 to see that they were at fault. 6:03 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Gema my personal assistant will be tweeting for me while I do the training and role plays.  6:03 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Training our fundraising staff is so important we invest a lot of time and effort to get it right. 6:03 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Our "Time Poor Donor"program although only twelve months old is already one of our most important sources of income. 6:03 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes This last session is called: "Donor Triage, Where's the savings" I am going to hand over to Gema now. 6:04 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Hi everyone, I'm Gema, I am going to be live tweeting the last two sessions of '@InepdMercedes training here. 6:05 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes I am '@InepdMercedes Personal Assistant in the Marketing and Communications department. 6:05 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes has changed in the break and appears to be dressed like Anna DiMera from Days of our Lives. 6:06 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes She is wearing a black 2-piece evening pants ensemble by Flores & Flores with a rigid blow dried rising Fawcett. 6:06 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes An incredible amount of hairspray quite striking. 6:07 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes is now explaining why she has taken on this look. She says that "Time Poor Donors" or "Old People" like to see familiar faces. 6:08 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes She says many "Time Poor Donors" have a unique relationship with Day Time Soaps. 6:08 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes She then goes on to say, choose a day time soap star you resemble and dress accordingly. 6:08 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes The other alternative is to pick a dress style from the 60s and emulate them. 6:09 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes A familiar look  puts “Time Poor Donors”at ease and helps the mild dementia sufferers  to focus on Inepd International Bequest products. 6:09 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes She warns people not to go overboard and not get into acid rock looks, but to stay with Sonny and Cher or tasteful folk musicians. 6:10 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes asks us to refer to the appendices for a list of suitable day time soap characters and TV personalities from the 60s. 6:11 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes says that if you can get away with it; a doctors or nurses uniform can be very effective but old folks homes frown on this practice 6:12 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Now Mercedes has asked everyone to open up a card that was placed under their seats during the break. She asks us to hold the cards up.  6:13 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Some cards read: 1."Children don't visit and asset rich" 2. "Children Visit but asset poor" 6:14 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Other cards are 3. "Children don't visit but asset poor" 4. "Children Visit and asset rich". 6:14 PM 27-Oct-09
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worthwhilefilms  More from '@InepdMercedes: "...helps the mild dementia sufferers to focus on Inepd International Bequest products." 6:14 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes asks who the primary and secondary targets here. It appears to be a rhetorical question. Sally a fine arts major tries to answer 6:15 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes shhs her and and holds her index finger in the air. 1&3 of course. But groups 2 and 4 can play a role. 6:15 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Asset-less “Time Poor Donors”or old people can still help influence their fellow aged friends to make informed decisions their assets. 6:16 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes now asks for volunteers to perform a role play. Sally who works in donor services volunteers. 6:17 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes plays an old lady and Sally an Inepd International Donor Bequest Officer. 6:17 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes has now put on a grey wig and shawl. She has also clawed her fingers and is bent over in her chair. 6:18 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes By the way I am Gema '@InepdMercedes PA in the Marketing and Comms. department. 6:18 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes I am live tweeting Inepd International’s “Time Poor Donors” training session for '@InepdMercedes 6:19 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes has asked me just to record the dialogue. 6:19 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Sally: Hello Mrs Old Lady. I'm an Inepd International Donor Bequest Officer and I wanted to talk to you about how you could support Inepd 6:20 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes(as old woman): That's nice dear. Come a bit closer, you look like my daughter. She looked just like you when she was a young lady. 6:20 PM 27-Oct-09
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Gema for InepdMercedes Sally: Does she visit often. 6:20 PM 27-Oct-09
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Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes(as old woman): She passed away a few years ago. 6:21 PM 27-Oct-09
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Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes(as old woman): We did everything we could. We sold our house and everything so she could have the best treatment. 6:21 PM 27-Oct-09
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Gema for InepdMercedes Sally: That is so sad. I'm very sorry for you. 6:22 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes:(sobbing)She was so talented, perfect angel she could never do enough to help people and animals. She worked for charities like you 6:23 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Sally: Really, she sounded wonderful. A really wonderful person. 6:23 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes launches out of her chair throws back her grey wig and shawl and tells Sally that was pathetic. 6:23 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes asks what did Sally do wrong. 6:24 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Gavin an anthropology graduate says that Sally should have terminated the discussion when it became clear “Mrs Old Lady” was asset poor. 6:24 PM 27-Oct-09
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Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes then asks Sally why she didn’t terminate the discussion. 6:25 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Sally looks a bit flushed. She says she felt sorry for the old lady and wanted to comfort her a little before moving on. 6:25 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes makes the sound of a buzzer(berr berr) and asks Sally to walk to the Inepd Corner of Shame and stand there for 5 minutes. 6:25 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Sally is visible upset. 6:25 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes I am Gema '@InepdMercedes PA in the Marketing and Comms. department. I am live tweeting Inepd International’s “Time Poor Donors” training. 6:26 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes now asks for another volunteer. 6:26 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes No one puts their hand up and everyone now is looking at their notes. Mercedes then picks Wayne. 6:26 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Wayne has a degree in chemistry and is working at Inepd in Donor Services and would like to be a volunteer overseas. 6:27 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes tells Wayne now to be old man who is asset poor. Mercedes starts and tells me to just tweet the dialogue again. 6:27 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes(Inepd Bequest Officer): Hallo dear, can you hear me(talking very loudly). I’m here to talk to you about Inepd International. 6:27 PM 27-Oct-09
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Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes: Inepd International does fantastic work all over the world helping poor people. Have you heard of  us. 6:27 PM 27-Oct-09
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Gema for InepdMercedes Wayne(as old man): No are you like Oxfam and the UN. 6:28 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes: Yes exactly the same. You know an awful lot about charities! Right do you have children. 6:28 PM 27-Oct-09
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Gema for InepdMercedes Wayne(as old man): Since they put me in here, I never really see them. 6:28 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes: Did they sell your house? 6:28 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Wayne: Yes, they sold everything and now they’ve got a great big house and I’m stuck here in this nursing home. 6:29 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes: Oh how terrible sad(Mercedes mobile has just rang with “The Girl from Impanema”). So sorry Old Man I am going to have to take this 6:29 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes says:  See how easy that was to get away. You all have voice activated mobile ring tones. Use them. 6:29 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes: I said a key phrase “Oh how terrible sad” and my mobile phone automatically rings. 6:30 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes: Turn to Appendix D and find some key phrases you can use for your voice activated ring tones. “You must be heartbroken” 6:30 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes: “What a terrible loss” “You must miss him” You must miss her” 6:30 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes I am Gema '@InepdMercedes PA in the Marketing and Comms. department. I am live tweeting Inepd International’s “Time Poor Donors” training 6:31 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes: Sally what are you doing, your 5 minutes are not up, back to your corner and stay in the Inepd Corner of Shame another 5 minutes. 6:31 PM 27-Oct-09
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Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes: Everyone we have been through this so many times. 6:31 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes: You have to stay focussed and make a quick assessment and move on to the next “Time Poor Donor” 6:31 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes: Otherwise you can be trapped for days with their stories. Especially if you get caught by a “Time Poor Donor ”who is demented. 6:32 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes: Right thanks everyone great work and go out there and be great next week for our Autumn launch. 6:32 PM 27-Oct-09
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Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes: Remember Autumn is our key time to get new bequests before the winter flu season takes it toll. 6:32 PM 27-Oct-09
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Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes: One last thing, Sally you can come out of the Inepd Corner of Shame. Come here. 6:33 PM 27-Oct-09
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Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes now motions to Sally to come closer. She is now hugging Sally. 6:33 PM 27-Oct-09
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Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes: Sally you learnt so much today. Making mistakes now in training means next week you will do us all proud. 6:33 PM 27-Oct-09
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Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes: Look at me Sally: Look at me: You are Inepd. You are Inepd. Say it Sally. 6:33 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Sally: I am Inepd (Sally gives a faint smile).(now Sally has burst into tears, really sobbing poor thing). 6:34 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Mercedes: Great lets say it all together. We are Inepd. 6:34 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Everyone: We are Inepd. 6:34 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
Gema for InepdMercedes Ok that’s it the training is over and I am handing the tweets back to '@InepdMercedes. I hope I did Ok. 6:35 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Thanks so much Gema for tweeting. I hope she gave an accurate account of the sessions. 6:35 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Well really great training session and such a crucial time of year for our bequests. Thanks for following our Inepd Training session. 6:35 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Coming upthe Inepd Quiz Thursday night same time 9PM, London Time and 4PM, US Central 6:36 PM 27-Oct-09
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InepdMercedes We are also presenting at Copenhagen our campaign: "Climate Change not in Our Lifetime" with this policy paper:http://bit.ly/4vQMyA 6:37 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Please follow '@InepdKelvin who is Sierra Leone. 6:37 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Tomorrow morning he will be live tweeting 9am London time his field visit to our ex-child soldier primary school in Sierra Leone. 6:37 PM 27-Oct-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes If you want to follow our Inepd events here is our calender: http://bit.ly/1IlukC Good night and stay safe where ever you are. 6:39 PM 27-Oct-09
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worthwhilefilms  Everyone: We are Inepd - Sorry, but y'all really have to go read the 40 minutes at '@InepdMercedes. 6:43 PM 27-Oct-09