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Is Your Association Using Data to Increase Event Revenue?

Association Analytics

The pandemic unexpectedly transformed how organizations hosted their events and meetings, forcing event planners to quickly pivot and move their meetings to virtual platforms.

How Automation is Reducing Audit Costs

360 Factors

Audit management solution providers have long posited that audit management technology reduces overall costs for businesses. The position has been recently reinforced in a recent Gartner study.


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Digital Transformation—Once an Option, Now a Necessity


When do you stop having a choice? In May 2019, when the panel discussion below was first published in the.orgSource newsletter, digital transformation probably wasn’t top of mind for most association leaders.

Can You Hear Me Now? Does good-quality audio really make a difference?

Association TV

Your members are listening. And if you want to interest, engage and inspire them, then what they hear is crucial.

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Become the Association Your Members Want

As the pandemic advanced, we were keenly aware of the apprehension and pain throughout our community. Clients and colleagues contacted us with questions about managing revenue shortfall, introducing new technology, and preparing for changing membership patterns. The.orgCommunity organized a Think Tank to help identify trends and crystalize our outlook on the future of membership. The sessions were facilitated by Elizabeth Engel, Chief Strategist, Spark Consulting. This article is the result of feedback gleaned during those dialogues, previous research, and the viewpoints of the.orgSource team.

Top 5 Reasons Tech Team Augmentation is Necessary for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

By Brian Greenwald , Nonprofit Superfan at Generate_Impact – a human-centered technology services company focused solely on celebrating and serving humanitarian, social impact and sustainability organizations and causes. First of all, what is “Tech Team Augmentation”?

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Understanding Digital Tracking

Byte Technology

Nearly everything can be traced and tracked, from cell phone records to ATM withdrawals. For online marketers, there is customer behavior digital tracking. It presents itself in the form of permission-based tools, such as device IDs, cookies, Geo-location, and IP mapping.

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How to Streamline Conference Room Capacity Management for Continuing Education with a Mobile Event App

Cadmium CD

MGMA Reveals How Switching to a New Check-In Process Helped the Association Maintain Accreditation, Manage Room Capacity, and Deliver Exceptional Education Programs to Attendees While Reducing Costs by 80%.

Grow member engagement?with your learning program

Nimble AMS

Associations are viewed as the top trusted source for professional education and training. Your continuing education program is one of your association’s key value propositions. According to Community Brands research , career advancement benefits – including?training training and?certification/

Keeping Pace with Regulatory Change Management: Mid-Year Review & 2022 Forecast

360 Factors

Keeping Pace with Regulatory Change Management: Mid-Year Review & 2022 Forecast. Wednesday, June 30, 2021 at 10:00 AM CST. Complimentary Webinar. Register Today. Register for this Complimentary Webinar from 360factors. By clicking ‘SUBMIT’ you agree to our Privacy Policy.

What is Retroactive Allyship Theater, and are you guilty of it?

Nonprofit AF

Hi everyone, this week a bunch of groups are having PEEP (Party to Enhance Equity in Philanthropy) gatherings. I’ll have. Race, Equity, Diversity, Inclusion

Achieving Organizational Transformation: Pathways to Success

Association executives—and hopefully their boards—know that they are facing perilous times. Driven by the pace of cultural and technological change, they are experiencing major disruptions in the traditional business models that used to guide organizational growth strategies.orgSource offers a straightforward approach to navigating these changes and readying your organization for growth.

[ASK AN EXPERT] How to Engage Major Donor Prospects Who Blow Hot, then Cold


Our Ask An Expert series features real questions answered by Claire Axelrad, J.D., CFRE, our very own Fundraising Coach , also known as Charity Clairity. Today’s question comes from a fundraiser who wants advice on ways to stay in touch with potential donors who have major donor potential. .

How to Use Artificial Intelligence Ethically for Your Nonprofit

NonProfit PRO

Technology and artificial intelligence are most certainly making our lives easier and improving efficiencies. But, the power is beyond anything humans have ever seen, and we're heading to a point where technology will soon entirely exceed our capacity and performance on just about everything.

Nimble AMS wins Partner of the Year Award from

Nimble AMS

I can’t help bragging a bit today: Each year, recognizes a select group of partners for their work over the past year as top partners.

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Understanding the Different Stages of Risk and Compliance Management

360 Factors

Technology changes not in an instant but in waves. Whenever there is a majorly disruptive technology, it is followed by waves of innovation in all fields and domains as the new technology is slowly used to its full potential.

The Denan Project - Leveraging WhatsApp for Good

As part of building a new supporter journey (from making a one-time donation to becoming a sustaining supporter), The Denan Project set out to shorten the time between the first donation and the recurring donations.

Recapping the 8th Annual Education Summit

Cloud 4 Good

On June 16, 2021, Salesforce and their co-sponsoring school, The University of Colorado, brought together an international Education Community for the 8th Annual Education Summit.

Beyond Survival: Post-Disruption Nonprofit Digital Strategy


This is the first post in a 3-part series. Stay tuned for part 2 and part 3. . Faced with existential crises thanks to the pandemic and the social upheaval of the past year, businesses of all stripes (nonprofits included) went into survival mode.

10 Outstanding HOA Software Options for Your Homeowners' Association

Wild Apricot

I know one woman who runs her entire 1,500-member homeowner association by herself as a part-time staff member. That's because she leaves most of the work up to her Homeowner Association Software — i t essentially runs the organization for her. website-and-technology

Sizzling Summer release from Nimble AMS

Nimble AMS

The season of flip-flops, BBQs, and out-of-the-office autoresponders has officially arrived. After a year of over-the-top value, reimagined events, and new programming, your team deserves some rest and relaxation. The Summer ’21 release is all about YOU – our Nimble AMS users.

Risk Libraries – an Exciting New Future for Risk Management

360 Factors

Risk libraries are quickly becoming a fantastic tool for banks that want to quickly upgrade their risk management frameworks. It is important to realize the role risk libraries can play in helping them not just mitigate risks better but also control risk management costs.

You’re not too small to have a big year-end campaign

Hands on Fundraising

Year-end? I know it’s summer as I write. But it’s not too early to think about how you’ll make the most of your year-end campaign this year. Whatever your organization’s fiscal year is, the time from late November to the end of the calendar year is still year-end to your donors. And if you […].

Constructively Confronting Your Fears: A Strategy for Nonprofit Success


“Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.”. Dale Carnegie.

7 Steps to Collect More Online Donations in 2021 | Donorbox


Cash and check donations are mailed or collected at events. Your organization may have a large number of older donors who are comfortable with the check and cash system, but our current pandemic has limited many of these options.

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How 4DL Transformed Its Website with TechSoup Website Services


One nonprofit from Wilmington, Delaware, is making headway on the issue of educational inequality in America. TechSoup's Website Services helped transform the organization's website so that it could better serve its communities. Web Development Impact Stories

The Overwhelm We Share

Social Velocity

If you are feeling — as we hit the middle of 2021, a year almost as difficult as 2020 — exhausted, overwhelmed, worn out, you are not alone. . Because I see you. I see you hang up after a call with a discouraging funder and put your head in your hands.

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When and How to Pay Yourself a Nonprofit Salary

Get Fully Funded

As the founder of a new nonprofit, you are probably doing everything yourself and working for free instead of taking a nonprofit salary. . I get it. Everything seems important and you really, really want to get your new organization up and running so you can do the work of changing lives.

How to Overcome Meddling Nonprofit Management and Boards


What is it about the fundraising profession that makes people with no training in fundraising or fundraising copywriting think *they* know best? I doubt these same nonprofit CEOs and/or board members would brazenly walk into an operating room and try their hands at surgery. .

What is the Primary Role of a Nonprofit Executive Director?

NonProfit PRO

The leader of a nonprofit organization plays many roles with many constituencies. But there's one primary role every executive director should have. It's a role that consists of marketing, public relations, communications, programs, finance and many other interwoven elements. Executive Issues

How to Build a Proven Simple and Easy Funder-Friendly Budget


If you follow my work, you may have noticed that my advice on writing a grant proposal usually focuses on the written part — called the "narrative" section. But a full grant proposal actually has at least one other component: the budget.

10 Support, Implementation, and Adoption Quotes from VolunteerHub Clients

Volunteer Hub

“Overall, we are very happy with the relationship that we have with the VolunteerHub team and the features that the volunteer management software is providing our nonprofit on a daily basis,” said John Bode, Food Center & Volunteer Manager for The Jacobs and Cushman San Diego Food Bank.

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Charitable giving grew 5.1 percent in 2020, ‘Giving USA’ finds


Total charitable giving grew 5.1 percent on a year-over-year basis in 2020 (3.8 percent, adjusted for inflation), the latest edition of the Giving USA report finds.

The 10 Biggest In-Person Ask Blunders


For the last three years, I’ve devoted virtually every day to the challenge of training professionals and especially volunteer fundraisers to overcome the fear of asking for gifts for their favorite nonprofits.

NEW RESEARCH: The 2021 Giving Experience Study

NonProfit PRO

30% of adult donors in the U.S. identify as Social Donors. Are you tapping into them? We conducted an online survey of 1,000+ Social Donors to examine how giving experiences evolved over the past year.

Apps Helping Nonprofits Successfully Respond to COVID-19 Challenges


The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the daily operations for many nonprofits all over the world. With organizations quickly needing to adapt to a remote way of working, how will this change the way nonprofits operate? What's the strategy for post-pandemic planning?

Starting your ESG Reporting Journey


If you’re a social responsibility professional like me, sustainability reporting is on your mind. I literally don’t go a day without seeing something new pop into my inbox about Environment, Social and Governance (ESG).