Every business should have corporate social responsibility activities. This will allow the organization to go beyond the traditional endeavor of a business – to earn profit. Hence, CSR enables businesses to help out to the community and allow them to do good and services for a cause. As such, one of the meaningful means to conduct CSR is through fundraising auction or charity auction. But having such event is not an easy job. But to further help you, here are some tips on how to conduct or select a good fundraising auctioneer.
Select the right type of auction
Whether you are planning to sell vintage cars, luggage or heavy equipment auctions, you need to determine which type of auction you need. It could be live auctions, silent auctions or even online auctions. To know this, you need to consider a lot of things such as your audience or buyers, your items, place, and so many more.
Choose the right auction software
We are now living in a modern world. Gone are the days when planning auctions is done manually. Hence, we can now use software auctions to allow us to be organized. It can help us to do auction event planning and mobile bidding. Auction software are powerful tools that will help us to have a successful fundraising auction.
Find the competitive items
Juts because it is juts a charity doesn’t mean that you will look for a just so item. To make it even more successful, you should goo for competitive items that surely your buyers will be interested on them. It could be plane tickets to an exotic location, signed sports memorabilia, rare art, a wine or beer tasting, vintage car and so many more. Your items are also the key to have a successful charity auction.