Q&A with sgLEADERS: Dwight Dozier, Georgia Tech Foundation

Connection Cafe

Dozier, CIO of the Georgia Tech Foundation. A: Serving in the role as Chief Information Officer at the Georgia Tech Foundation, I would think people envision that I perform many administrative and strategic duties related to leading an important strategic information technology operation and agenda related to all advancement functions for the Georgia Institute of Technology. Q: What accomplishment are you most proud of as CIO of the Georgia Tech Foundation?

Seniors Learn to Use Tablets in Georgia — TechSoup Local Impact Map Profile

Tech Soup Blog

The Blue Hair Technology Group in Johns Creek, Georgia (northeast of Atlanta), is educating senior citizens to use new technologies like tablet computers and Facebook so they can keep in touch. The program now conducts classes in multiple senior centers in central Georgia, replicating that success. Is back to school just for kids? Apparently not.

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Seniors Learn to Use Tablets in Georgia — TechSoup Local Impact Map Profile

Tech Soup Blog

The Blue Hair Technology Group in Johns Creek, Georgia (northeast of Atlanta), is educating senior citizens to use new technologies like tablet computers and Facebook so they can keep in touch. The program now conducts classes in multiple senior centers in central Georgia, replicating that success. Is back to school just for kids? Apparently not.

March udpdate

Wild Apricot

In just under 3 weeks our user conference will kick off in Savannah, Georgia, April 7-10. The countdown to PersoniFest 2019 is on! It’s going to be packed with product training, sessions on marketing and growth , and of course cocktail hours, networking

Obama and canvassing technology

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

I think this would be a fairly easy project to carry out and test in December for the runoff in Georgia between Saxby Chambless and Jim Martin for the US Senate. Here is a pic of the precinct maps. I canvassed in Virginia for the last weekend through Election Day for Obama. I was and still am in the tank for Obama. And yes, I do plan to be at the Inauguration in DC in January. So anyway, I was really excited to see how microtargeting was working out within the Obama campaign.

Identify Critical Gaps in Your Risk and Controls While Fast Tracking Risk Management

360 Factors

Carl holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Identify Critical Gaps in Your Risk and Controls While Fast Tracking Risk Management with 360factors and Crowe, LLP: ABA Endorsed Solution Providers.

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Nucleus named data analytics solution of the Association Laboratory Research Alliance

Gravitate

Georgia SAE. Gravitate Solutions is pleased to report that Nucleus has been named the official data analytics solution for the Association Laboratory Research Alliance.

Take a Tour of ABA’s New Risk Library!

360 Factors

Carl holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Take a Tour of ABA’s New Risk Library! Complimentary Webinar. View Webinar. Complete the form to access this webinar. By clicking ‘SUBMIT’ you agree to our Privacy Policy.

The latest Covid-19 Resources for Nonprofits

Blue Fox

Focus On: Leadership, Funding, Positiveness and Re-Engaging Your Organization As some states like our home base of Florida begin to re-open, nonprofit teams are putting their minds together to draw a new map for the future.

9 Lessons Learned from Hosting Virtual Fundraising Events

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For example, 21st Century Leaders on Twitter : REMINDER: Our Georgia Youth Leadership Awards Auction is open on Wed., By Matthew Burnell , F ounder of ClickBid , a mobile bidding provider for online auctions, virtual galas, and in-person events.

Lame spam of the day: Money from Homeland Security

Robert Weiner

Sender: Homeland Security Emergency Management Agency/Georgia (sandra@iexpress.com.br). Greeting from Home Land security Emergency Management Georgia U.S.A.We Georgia Department of Law Enforcement. Homeland Security wants to send me money (right after they learn to write English). And it makes perfect sense that they're working with the United bank of Africa to make sure I get my money. Watch out for those flying pigs.

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Boys and Men of Color program equips organizations to thrive in pandemic and beyond

Candid

Brown, senior director community affairs, Georgia-Pacific; Atiba Mbiwan, president of the Zeist Foundation; and Neal Myrick, global head of the Tableau Foundation.

How To Transform Your Sales Force

Eric Jacobsen Blog

He holds an MBA from Duke University and a bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology. He holds two graduate degrees in Psychology from the University of Georgia and an MBA from Georgia State University.

Last 10 (selected) delicious.com links

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

List of Nonprofit, NPO, NGO Websites Using Drupal » The ENGINE Blog » ENGINE Industries: Atlanta, Georgia Web Design. The reason I post these is because 1) I think they might be helpful resources, and 2) you can get a feeling for what I’m working on, or thinking about (or wishing for.) For instance, the reason there are so many links about Amazon is that we are now beginning a project that uses amazon in earnest, with some others possibly on the way. PolicyTool for Social Media.

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How To Transform Your Sales Team To Achieve Maximum Success

Eric Jacobsen Blog

He holds an MBA from Duke University and a bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology. He holds two graduate degrees in Psychology from the University of Georgia and an MBA from Georgia State University.

Off to NTC!

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Tomorrow morning, I’ll be leaving on a jet plane, to Atlanta, Georgia, for the 2010 Nonprofit Technology Conference. This will be my 7th NTC since 2001 (or, more accurately, my 5th. I went to two Circuit Rider Roundups.). I’m looking forward to it. I’m speaking in two sessions: “ Collaborative Problem Solving for Consultants &# organized by Robert Weiner, and “ Earth to Cloud &# part of the fabulous Tech Track organized by Peter Campbell.

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The Votes Are In: #CelebrateAdobeCC Winners Announced!

Tech Soup Blog

First Place Winner — Environmental Education Alliance of Georgia. Environmental Education Alliance of Georgia frequently uses Adobe products to create logos, flyers, rack cards, posters, newsletters, and annual reports. Round one of our #CelebrateAdobeCC closed on September 14, 2015. We received 168 submissions and were blown away by the creativity shown in these works. Thank you to all our participants. There are two more rounds of #CelebrateAdobeCC!

3 Ways to Support the Asian American Community

Saleforce Nonprofit

Members of our AAPI communities are terrified, hurting, and frustrated at the threat of physical violence, with countless elders violently attacked and murdered in the past year and Georgia’s recent mass shooting where eight people were killed, six of whom were Asian women.

Nonprofit Audit 101

The NonProfit Times

Nonprofit Audit 101: A Guide to The Fundamentals and More is a quick guide for nonprofit finance leaders and executive leaders, providing key fundamentals and know-how, first class best practices, and insight into how to optimize the nonprofit audit process at your organization.

NTC Presentations Now Available from NTEN

Tech Soup Blog

Maybe it will help tide you over until next year's NTC in Atlanta, Georgia. Did you attend last week's NTC and missed out on some sessions? I know I wish I could have been cloned. Even if you didn't attend any of the sessions some of the speaker presentations are available on the NTEN Web site , including the one that Becky and I did, From Basic to Advanced: Trends, Tools and Tales to Ensure Basic Nonprofit Security.

Forum One Wins 12 Communicator Awards

Forum One

Align for Health is an initiative of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) and the Georgia Health Policy Center that aims to build stronger partnerships across the health care, public health, and social services sectors to improve the health and wellbeing of people and communities.

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Power 2020 Higher Ed Planning with these bbcon Insights

Connection Cafe

Georgia Tech Foundation , ? Last month?we?concluded? concluded? bbcon? 2019 , the premier tech gathering for organizations and change agents driving social good, at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in?Nashville, Nashville, TN.?

Social Media September Tweet Chatting Around the World September 18

Tech Soup Blog

Milledgeville, Georgia, United States 4:00 p.m. TechSoup and NetSquared have joined forces to bring you a September full of social media learning! All month long, we're putting on events and publishing content to sharpen your social media skills. As part the fun, we're taking our #SocMedSep tweet chat around the globe — as close as we can get to a 24-hour Twitter party!

The Cost of Starting a Nonprofit in Every State

NonProfit Hub

Georgia. Georgia Articles of Incorporation: $100. Georgia Notice of Incorporation: $40. Georgia Initial “Annual” Registration: $50. Georgia charitable registration: $35. The process of starting a nonprofit requires a fair amount of savvy and know-how. Building from the ground up, it’s often difficult knowing where to start. Questions arise like “What do I need” and “Why do I need it?”

Exercise Your Awesome at the NTC Member Lounge

Tech Soup Blog

The Member Lounge is in the Redwood Room on the ground floor of the Omni Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia. On Friday, April 9 and Thursday, April 10 attendees at the Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC) will have the opportunity to participate in the member lounge hosted by TechSoup Global by either unwinding with snacks and WiFi, or by getting wound-up with exciting activities designed to inspire and connect.

DoGooder Nonprofit VIdeo Winners Announced!

NTEN

If you weren't with us at 10NTC , you didn't catch See3 CEO Michael Hoffman announcing the winners of the DoGooder Nonprofit Video Awards in front of a packed lunch crowd in Atlanta, Georgia. The lunch was good, but the videos were fantastic -- and we wouldn't want anyone to miss out on those. Watch the 4 winning videos now! Darius Goes West—A DVD in EVERY SCHOOL! ”

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Your Official #NN17 Local's Guide to Atlanta

EveryAction

The Georgia Aquarium. For some reason, the Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta's downtown is the only place in the world where you can see whale sharks in captivity. Cool off from the oppressive Georgia sun with a frozen margarita at this Tex Mex restaurant and bar. This local chain has caught on like wildfire and now boasts nearly a dozen locations across Georgia and Alabama.

Things We Like (December 2014)

NTEN

A recent sexist Barbie book about girl coding encouraged a Georgia Tech student to personally rewrite it. A monthly roundup of our favorite nonprofit tech resources and other goodies. Read more posts on our blog. We’re kicking off Things We Like with these revolutionary ideas for social change in 2014. The revolution will be live-tweeted: Why #BlackLivesMatter is the new model for civil rights.

Quick Hit: Long Story about the MAH

Museum 2.0

The author, Georgia Perry, talks about her own participatory reticence and how our programming invited her into active engagement in a safe and exciting way. This week, the Santa Cruz Weekly's cover story is about my museum (the Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History ) and the work we have done to make it a more participatory, community-centered place over the past two years.

NTEN Member Appreciation Winner: November 18, 2010 (Multi-Pass!)

NTEN

So, I reached into the lottery hopper that is our member database today and am happy to send this 3-webinar training pass to: Elaine Armstrong , of the Goodwill of Northern Georgia. Flickr: Gaueko I love getting to this give-away during Member Appreciation Month : I get to trot out the Fifth Element reference to LeeLoo's Multi-Pass -- because that's what I'm giving away today! Well, the NTEN version, anyway.).

QuickBooks Made Easy for Nonprofits: Live Seminars Coming to San Francisco, Honolulu, and Las Vegas

Tech Soup Blog

located in Atlanta, Georgia. Are you brand new to QuickBooks and not sure how to best use it to track and manage your organization's finances? Or are you an advanced user looking to pick up some new tip and tricks to take your skills to the next level? TechSoup donor partner QuickBooks Made Easy is taking a 2-part live seminar on the road, making stops in San Francisco on April 22, Honolulu on April 24, and Las Vegas on May 8. Part 1: the Essentials (9 a.m. -- 1 p.m.,

QuickBooks Made Easy Training Coming to a City Near You

Tech Soup Blog

Gregg Bossen is a practicing CPA and advanced certified Intuit QuickBooks Pro-Advisor with a full-service accounting firm located in Atlanta, Georgia. TechSoup donor partner QuickBooks Made Easy is taking its popular QuickBooks trainings on the road, and offering a special discount to TechSoup members! If you're in Chicago, Dayton, or Philadelphia in September, don't miss this opportunity to learn from Gregg Bossen, one of TechSoup's most popular trainers.

One person makes a difference

Get Fully Funded

I spent the weekend in Savannah, Georgia with my Mama and sister-in-law to celebrate my Mama’s birthday (she’s 74). “Well-behaved women rarely make history.&#. I love this quote! I saw it so clearly recently. What I didn’t expect was to learn so much about the role women have played throughout history. We learned the details of how Juliette Gordon Low started the Girl Scouts of America (and we saw a couple of scout groups touring Low’s home).

How To Transform Your Sales Force In Seven Steps

Eric Jacobson

He holds an MBA from Duke University and a bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology. He holds two graduate degrees in Psychology from the University of Georgia and an MBA from Georgia State University. A successful sales force transformation can mean increased revenue, increased sales productivity, and reduced cost of sales.

Using Inkind Donations To Help You Grow Your Nonprofit

Get Fully Funded

They needed a hospitality house where family members could stay while visiting a loved one awaiting deportation at an isolated detention center in rural Georgia.

Seven Steps To Sales Force Transformation

Eric Jacobson

He holds an MBA from Duke University and a bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology. He holds two graduate degrees in Psychology from the University of Georgia and an MBA from Georgia State University. A successful sales force transformation can mean increased revenue, increased sales productivity, and reduced cost of sales.

NTEN Member Buzz Round-Up: Last of 2009!

NTEN

Georgia Center for Nonprofits press release about our collaboration for the 2010 Nonprofit Technology Conference in Atlanta. Speaking of 10NTC partners and announcements: ifPeople is putting out a call to Georgia nonprofits to take part in the 2010 NTC Day of Service. (Note: This is a weekly round-up of NTEN members doing and sharing their nptech awesome. Members are in bold.

Top Reasons to Attend the 2010 Nonprofit Technology Conference (Hurry: the Price Goes up after March 1st!)

NTEN

The Georgia Center for Nonprofits will bring the successful Georgia Nonprofit Summit Conference to the NTC in the form of the Leadership Summit Track. We're only about 6 weeks away from the 2010 Nonprofit Technology Conference in Atlanta -- but to get the regular price ($459 for NTEN Members) you need to register by March 1st!

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Top 10 Threats to Higher Ed Computer Systems

Robert Weiner

1: Malware and Botnets (&# the Georgia Tech Information Security Center estimates that 15 percent of online computers worldwide are part of botnets “). In his article in the Chronicle of Philanthropy titled “ Top 10 Threats to Computer Systems Include Professors and Students ,&# Jeffrey Young says. Today a growing number of network bad guys are professional criminals, and they’re looking to steal real money.

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One Rose Can Make a Difference

Have Fun - Do Good

Georgia O'Keefe I was kinda glum yesterday. “Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.” - Leo Buscaglia When you take a flower in your hand and really look at it, it's your world for the moment. I want to give that world to someone else. It was a rainy, gray Monday and tax day. Bluck.

One of Many: Center for the Visually Impaired Fosters Independence

Tech Soup Blog

The Atlanta, Georgia-based nonprofit, whose mission "is to empower people impacted by vision loss to live with independence and dignity," served 5,560 people during its last fiscal year across all its programs. This post is part of a series highlighting TechSoup member organizations' achievements. There are more than 25 million Americans who've experienced significant vision loss at some point in their adult lives.

QuickBooks 2013 Made Easy for Nonprofits — Upcoming Webinar on February 28

Tech Soup Blog

Gregg Bossen is a practicing CPA with a full-service accounting firm that is located in Atlanta, Georgia. Need an easy way to handle your organization's accounting transactions? Want to learn more about the newest version of QuickBooks ? Join our upcoming webinar, QuickBooks 2013 Made Easy for Nonprofits and Charities , on Thursday, February 28 at 11 a.m. Pacific time. Learn more about how you can streamline your day-to-day business with the new 2013 updates to Intuit's QuickBooks.

3 Nonprofit Conferences You Don’t Want to Miss This Summer (and How to Stand Out From the Crowd)

NonProfit Hub

Location: Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center in Atlanta. Summer convention season is just around the corner for nonprofit organizations, a good time for groups of all types to recruit and also promote their message. Conventions are also a great place for nonprofit workers to network and hear about the latest innovations and ideas. Here are three important nonprofit conferences coming up this summer, along with some tips on how your organization can use them to stand out.