Full Case Study Report from GiveToTheMax Day

SocialFish

Well the Case Foundation, one of the event partners, has just released a full report on the giving day: “Giving contests are becoming an increasingly common tool for cities and regions to increase donations to nonprofits. Case Study From the Trenches Humanize Open Community

Successful Strategies for Distance Learning [CASE STUDY]

SocialFish

Case Study Social LearningThis post is by Marci D. Thompson, Associate Director, Online Education, APIC. APIC is a professional association for infection preventionists (IPs) with more than 14,000 members. Their mission is to create a safer world through the prevention of infection.

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Pinterest for Business: 9 Tips From Superuser PediaStaff [CASE STUDY]

SocialFish

Case Study From the Trenches ImplementationThis post originally appeared on the Realtime Report. Author Tonia Ries kindly agreed to let me repost it here, ’cause it’s just that good.

[Case Study] Why Nonprofits Should Save Some Marketing Budget for Facebook Advertising

SocialFish

Her clients have included MazdaUSA, SRI International, DS Cases, Share Our Strength and Taco Bell. Related Posts How to Lead Your Way to a Social Organization [Case Study] Have you crossed the mobile threshold? Guest post by Amanda Sides.

Case Study from Stories of Our City: Using Qriously to get feedback from the world

Amy Sample Ward

Here’s a Qriously case study, from Katy Gilbert – enjoy! case studies mobile data feedback information qriously questions research surveyQriously is a new application that puts questions you ask out to the world (or country, region, etc.)

The Difference Between One-Time and Lifelong Volunteers: A Short Case Study

NonProfit Hub

The post The Difference Between One-Time and Lifelong Volunteers: A Short Case Study appeared first on Nonprofit Hub. Sure, most of the information about your volunteer opportunities is listed on your website.

Case Study: How Human Rights Watch Leverages Employee Personal Brands on Twitter

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

” Leadership modeling is important. When they launched their staff as champion strategy, they had to make the case that it was worth the investment of their time. There are no better champions for your organization’s communication’s strategy than your staff.

ERP Software for a Nonprofit – a Case Study

Vertex Systems

Check out our latest ERP case study on KSI today.

What freedom in a humanized culture looks like [case study]

SocialFish

Case Study HumanizeJamie posted about this last week , and I think we’re both just at the beginning of a whole series of possible posts about the human attributes we see in this Netflix slide deck about their corporate culture.

[Case Study] Have you crossed the mobile threshold?

SocialFish

The first of hopefully many case studies of the awesome work that ICF (the company we consult for) does every day. A Healthline study in 2011 found a significant difference between the top health searches on desktop and mobile.

Are You Trying Social Media Contests to Promote Your Conference? [CASE STUDY: AILA]

SocialFish

Many of us are solo or small law firm practitioners, so the ability to bounce ideas off colleagues, discuss a difficult case, or exchange law practice management tips is crucial. Case Study Featured From the Trenches Implementation Open Community Social Learning

Social Media Integrated Campaign Case Study Slam: SSIR Social Media on Purpose Conference

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Not yr same old social media NPO case study SLAM at #SMoP14 pic.twitter.com/j7Gp12hIRD. The panelists delivered their case studies and poems in three rounds, each with a sub-theme. Humberto Kam from the Monterrey Bay Aquarium and Cindy Johanson from Edutopia shared some case studies about storytelling and what inspires people to share your organization’s content. The final set of case studies discussed social media success and failure.

A Valentine's Day A/B Test Case Study in Action

Frogloop

The Marine Mammal Center (TMMC) is a marine mammal hospital and science research facility in Sausalito, CA.

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Community-Driven Social Impact: Presentation, Case Studies, and Workshop

Amy Sample Ward

Case Studies. Last week was the 2011 Nonprofit Technology Conference and not only did I have the pleasure of presenting a couple sessions, it was also my first NTC as a staffer, as I joined NTEN earlier this month.

[CASE STUDY] Is it worth paying to promote Facebook posts?

SocialFish

So paying Facebook in this manner does get you increased reach (an order of magnitude higher than before in our case), and that increased exposure seems to help increase engagement (though it’s about the same engagement that we earned for free before).

New Research: 10 Case Studies on Nonprofit Transition to the Cloud

NTEN

We're excited to make available the 10 case studies to help you explore how others have made the Cloud transition, along with the in-depth article summarizing our findings. > > Read the in-depth article on our findings & check out the case studies!

NEW! Artomatic Diaries, A Living Social Media Case Study

SocialFish

just run with it) where I’d like to tell the story of what I am doing around social media for Artomatic, as a living case study. Case Study Featured From the Trenches Implementation Nimble Nonprofit Open Community Risk and Social Media Social CRM and ROI

Millennial Donor Summit 2011: Online conference connecting you with research, case studies and trends

Amy Sample Ward

Check out the full agenda , get the Millennial Donor Study report , and register today ! Mark your calendars for next month’s 2011 Millennial Donoar Summit and rejoice in the fact that you don’t have to book a flight or hotel!

Case Study: NTEN’s Website Relaunch

NTEN

Then, at the 14NTC, I attended a session titled Progressive Enchantment: Crafting a Responsive Design presented by Daniel Ferro, Sean Powell, and Karin Tracy, where they actually had redesigned NTEN’s website as a case study for how responsive design could be used to modernize a very outdated website. case study Web Sites website design IT Staff

How to Pick the Best Tools for Your Organization: A case study

NTEN

Grace Andrews. Co-Founder, Director of Business Development. GraphAlchemist. With so many shiny tools to choose from, how can your organization choose which is/are best for you? Here are some questions to get you started. When it comes to a term as broad as “tools,” understanding what an organization or individual’s goals are vital to identifying what to use. As a member of the tech community, I find that there are a tremendous amount of resources that people are not using in their toolkit.

Case Study: An Accidental Techie #FAIL Story

NTEN

And, in case you were wondering, the transition finally did happen. Melissa Barber, Electronic Communications Specialist, Death with Dignity National Center My nonprofit accidental techie moment lasted about a year and a half. At a previous job, I suggested we move from using three Access databases and individual employees’ email programs and spreadsheets to a more robust, centralized, and informative cloud-based Constituent Relationship Management (CRM) system.

Case Study: Community-Based Fundraising

NTEN

Community-based fundraisers bring together members of your organization, local businesses, media, and residents in your community to support a worthy cause or in some cases, to support numerous causes. Case Study: The Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community. By Kari Ann Kiel, Event Marketing Consultant, DoJiggy. There are so many ways to raise money for your nonprofit or charitable cause.

Google Drive as an Organizational Document Management System: an NTEN Case Study

NTEN

While it's no secret that most people love spending their extra time elbow deep in their Internal Document Management Systems, tweaking things until everything is just right, I still do hear of the occasional fringe case where an organization is just trying to figure out the best way forward, as old policies and methods no longer match up with new systems and technologies. Karl Hedstrom. IT Director. NTEN.

Case Study: The Neverending Data Story

NTEN

In other cases, organizations produce statistics and indicators at the exclusion of "soft" data to convey a sense of business responsibility, pressured by the demand for nonprofit accountability to mirror for-profit financial statements. By Irene Kao, Project Manager, Tides.

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Case Study: Facebook for Volunteer Recruitment at AVP

NTEN

Note: You can read the complete case study and the entire June Issue of NTEN:Change online for free. [Editor's note: The following is an excerpt from an article that first appeared in the June 2011 issue of NTEN:Change. Read the complete issue of NTEN's new quarterly journal for nonprofit leaders by subscribing to the journal for free! ]

Defining Engagement One Year On: A Case Study

SocialFish

Defining Engagement One Year On: An Ongoing Case Study. Defining Engagement One Year On: A Case Study from WorkXO. Were you at #ASAE16 ? Joe Vallina and Natasha Bethea of the American Nurses Association joined me to share progress on our massive engagement project.

Case Study In Their Own Words: Finding New Ways to Present Old Ideas

Idealware

We’re a fan of case studies at Idealware, as they’re good ways to highlight both the lessons we’re trying to get across and the organizations doing so much good work in the world. In this case, we went to the U.S. Got an idea for a case study?

Case Study: Tools for Community Engagement

NTEN

In most cases, it should be noted, the process would take longer. This overview is part of a larger case study on Epic Change's last campaign that we'll post later this summer. campaign case study Community community building justcoz Social Media technology tools ProgramBy Amy Sample Ward, Membership Director, NTEN.

Latest Issue of NTEN:Change is Live: Myth-Busting, Everyday Innovation, Case-Studies, Confessions, and More

NTEN

Three Case-Studies that document how three different nonprofits developed their social media policies. Has it been a year already since we launched NTEN's quarterly digital journal for nonprofit leaders? Indeed it has, and the latest issue could be our best ever.

Case Study of NTEN’s Website Relaunch: The home page

NTEN

case study Web Sites website design Communications We at NTEN are finally working on a website overhaul and re-launch in earnest.

NTEN Case Study: Managing Systems and Documents in the Cloud

NTEN

Kimberlee Roth. Out-Word, LLC. NTEN, whose mission is to help members strategically use technology to make the world a better, just, and equitable place, didn't so much consciously move to the Cloud as come of age in it. When IT Director Karl Hedstrom joined NTEN in 2006, a few employees had been working remotely, thanks to the Cloud. Going forward we kept looking for those solutions because, with our size and capacity, the Cloud always managed to be the better option," Hedstrom said.

Austin: A Case Study in Connecting What’s Available to What’s Needed

NTEN

In the "Silicon Hills" of Austin, TX, work is afoot to close the gap of access to technology among the city's residents. This article originally appeared in the March issue of the NTEN: Change journal.

Case Study: Using FluidSurveys at TechSoup

Tech Soup Blog

Nonprofits and libraries can use surveys to gather feedback, understand their communities, and deepen their impact. TechSoup recently completed a global cloud survey using FluidSurveys , and we wanted to share what we learned about creating surveys with FluidSurveys.

Case Study on How Not to Design a Data Driven Experiment

NTEN

Setup a control case: In addition to dealing with too many variables, we also had no way of telling what would have happened had we not made those events free. During my 7 year tenure at NTEN, I''ve had the pleasure of looking at a lot of data, and figuring out ways to use that data in strategic ways to drive the organization and our community forward.

Case Study: NPower Michigan and Board Collaboration Tools

NTEN

[Editor's note: The following is an excerpt from a case study that first appeared in the March 2011 issue of NTEN:Change. Read the entire case study in NTEN's new quarterly journal for nonprofit leaders by subscribing to the journal for free! ] By Chris Bernard, Idealware When [NTEN Member] Andy Wolber worked for NPower Michigan—first as a consultant, then later as executive director—the organization had a geographically spread-out board of 10-15 members.

Millennial Donor Summit 2011: Online conference connecting you with research, case studies and trends

NTEN

Mark your calendars for next month's 2011 Millennial Donoar Summit and rejoice in the fact that you don't have to book a flight or hotel! MDS11 is "a virtual summit providing a day of speakers, thought leaders, and provocateurs challenging the traditional modes of fundraising and engagement."

Multiple Constituent Groups, One Database: Case Studies

Idealware

Written by Idealware's senior editor Chris Bernard, these three case studies illustrate the article " Multiple Constituent Groups, One Database? They’ve been using it since 2006 to track all constituent data, all financial data, case management, advocacy organization contacts, email lists and statistics, and more. “We Apricot serves as a “resident management system” she said—basically, a case management database. “It’s PublishDate: December 2011. Author: Chris Bernard.

Why Nonprofit Self-Care Is Non-Negotiable

Frogloop

nptech Case Studies Crowdsourcing Nonprofit research"What if your organization’s culture encouraged you, and everyone who worked there, to embrace self-care without guilt?

Our Latest Case Study on Occupations, Inc. Released

Vertex Systems

We have released a new case study! Drop by our Case Studies page on our main website and see how Occupations, Inc. in Middletown, New York, utilized the Client Payroll Manager from Vertex to solve their participant payroll and reporting … Continue reading →

Case Study: M+R Walks Us Through Testing an Email Fundraising Campaign from Oxfam America

NTEN

[Editor's note: The following is an excerpt of a case study in the March 2011 issue of NTEN:Change. Note: You can read the complete case study in the March Issue of NTEN:Change when you subscribe for free and access the archives.