Using Software and Data to Change the World

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

It was a blast to be with an entire conference full of social good software and data people from around the world. Using Software and Data to Change the World We are in an amazing time. We have to use this opening to help advance our goal; using software and data to change the world for the better! Can you imagine getting any of these goals without better software and data? data GoodTech socent social entrepreneurship software Software for Social Good tech4good

Can Your Nonprofit Accounting Software Do This?

Connection Cafe

Software with sound budgeting capabilities will also provide dashboards that allow individuals to regularly monitor actual vs budget data and notify users when spending against a giving account or program will exceed budgeted amounts, which can inform purchasing approvals.

The 7 Steps to Choosing Nonprofit Accounting Software

Connection Cafe

Software Advice works with hundreds of nonprofit professionals searching for new accounting software every year. It takes time, energy and money to search for and compare nonprofit accounting software, and to implement a new system.

7 PAC Reporting Errors Your Filing Software Should Help You Avoid

EveryAction

Whether you''ve been filing reports for years or managing your first PAC, you understand the crucial role that filing software plays in making sure the numbers always come out right. fundraising software compliance

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The Top 17 Fundraising Software Tools for Nonprofits

Wild Apricot Blog

Looking for fundraising software? nonprofit-fundraising-software fundraising-software-for-nonprofits fundraising-software-tools fundraising-software FundraisingCheck out this up-to-date guide to see which one best suits your organization.

More fundraising software = more data headaches

3rd Sector Labs

Let’s face it … there is a direct relationship between the number of fundraising software systems we are using and the data problems we are creating for ourselves. More fundraising software = more data headaches. What sort of fundraising software are we talking about?

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Angels as Assets: The Importance of Volunteer Management Software

Byte Technology

So the question is this: why aren’t more non-profits investing in specific software that gives the best and most accurate accounting of volunteer records? For many non-profits, data crunching is everything.

List of Volunteer Management Software

AFP Blog

List of Volunteer Management Software : "For this page, volunteer management software is defined as software that actually has "volunteer" somewhere in its official description (it does NOT have to be called "volunteer management" software, however). If the software package doesn''t talk about volunteer tracking somewhere on its main page, I will NOT include it on this page.

Essential Nonprofit Software of 2014

AFP Blog

Essential Nonprofit Software of 2014 : " a survey of over 10,000 nonprofits and charities, 60 percent claimed lack of knowledge is the single greatest barrier to new technological advancement adoption. However, low-cost, nonprofit specific software is becoming more popular, thanks in large part to the rise of software-as-a-service (SaaS)." ''via Blog this

Better manage volunteers through software tools

VolunteerMark

Welcome to a new era of volunteerism, whether you like it or not. Let’s face it, with the constant advancements in cell phone, laptop and tablet technology, people are spending more and more time online than off. That’s not news to you, me or even the mailman.

Boulder-Based Company Creates Software to Help Haitian Children

VisionLink

10 MORE Things To Know When Choosing Nonprofit Software

VisionLink

We posted 10 Things to Know When Moving to a New Nonprofit Software Platform last year, outlining 10 technical and operational factors organizations should consider when they are planning on making the move. Would the new software be compatible with other existing software?

Essential Nonprofit Software of 2014

SocialFish

However, low-cost, nonprofit specific software is becoming more popular, thanks in large part to the rise of software-as-a-service (SaaS). Let’s examine the best nonprofit software of 2014 and how these solutions can address the unique needs of nonprofit organizations.

The Top 17 Nonprofit Accounting Software Tools

Wild Apricot Blog

If you’re looking for a nonprofit accounting software solution, look no further. nonprofit-accounting-software nonprofit-accounting nonprofit-softwareI’ve rounded up all the most popular options into this list. I’ve also highlighted the major benefits of each one and given advice on the kind of nonprofit they might suit best.

Top 10 Most Popular Membership Management Softwares

Wild Apricot Blog

Ever year Capterra (a software review website) publishes their Top 20 Most Popular Membership Management Software list — analyzing criteria like customers, members, and reviews — to help organizations decide which option might be best for them. membership management software

How ERP Software Can Benefit Your Agency

Vertex Systems

When it comes to keeping an agency running smoothly, paper recordkeeping or the utilization of software that isn’t specifically designed for agencies can lead to bottlenecks and human errors that add up over time.

What is the Strategic Value of New Nonprofit Software?

The SocialPath

Many executive directors and IT professionals working for social service agencies hear the same “benefits&# from nearly every software vendor as they search to upgrade. Many software vendors will explain that their product will: Be Easy-to-Use.

Benefits of ERP Agency Software

Vertex Systems

We’ve talked in the past about the benefits that you should look for in ERP agency software. Paper recordkeeping – or worse yet, using antiquated software that wasn’t designed for the tasks at hand, is simply inadequate for the agency to run smoothly.

Agency Software Implementation – Easier Than You Think!

Vertex Systems

Agency software – and the computers it runs on - have come a long way from what they were just 20 short years ago. Back in the 1990’s, expensive computers and servers were required to be installed somewhere in your office if you wanted to run specialized software.

How to Use CRM + Donor Management Software to Talk to Anyone

EveryAction

Whether you're reporting to your board, supporting teams in different departments, or just trying to get through to a specific type of donor, we've broken down all the ways your CRM + donor software can help. How CRM + donor management software can help your teams work better together.

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Choosing Nonprofit CRM Software (Expert Advice)

Donor Search

Any nonprofit who’s been through buying new CRM software can attest to the fact that it can be a long and overwhelming process. With so many choices and features to consider, finding the right software for your organization can feel like searching for a needle in a haystack.

Customized vs. Configurable Software Solutions: Which Should You Choose?

Connection Cafe

As we evolve into a society that increasingly relies on online—or cloud-based—software to manage everything from personal communications to banking needs, the debate over the pros and cons of configurable vs. customized software has arrived at the main stage.

Agency Software Integration Can Help with Compliance

Vertex Systems

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Software Eats the Nonprofit World - NPQ - Nonprofit Quarterly

AFP Blog

Software Eats the Nonprofit World - NPQ - Nonprofit Quarterly : 'via Blog this

6 Signs Your Nonprofit Might Need New Fundraising Software

AFP Blog

6 Signs Your Nonprofit Might Need New Fundraising Software

10 Powerful Online Directory Software Tools

Wild Apricot Blog

If you're looking to build an online directory, here are 10 powerful online directory software tools that can get you started right away. Directory-Software

3 Benefits You Should Expect from Case Management Software

Vertex Systems

Case management software can do all that and more. Here’s three benefits that you should expect out of your case management software: Time Saving. Good case management software should take on the menial repetitive tasks that staff once performed.

Agency ERP Software – Making the Complicated as Easy as 1-2-3

Vertex Systems

If an agency is still running on the old pen-and-paper system, or worse yet, computer software that wasn’t explicitly designed for rehab agencies, they’re most likely spending a good portion of their time performing double work and having to make sure two incompatible systems somehow reconcile. .

3 Questions to Ask When Considering Advocacy Software

Frogloop

So you want to change the world? Starting an advocacy campaign can be a lot of work, but it’s absolutely worth it when you get to look back on all the good you’ve done in the world. Technology nptech Online Advocacy

CommunityOS Software for Nonprofits at The Nonprofit Technology Conference!

VisionLink

For those of you who haven''t heard of the Nonprofit Technology Network''s annual conference, it is a gathering of nonprofits from around the globe who meet once a year to talk about the latest and greatest in technology, tools, and software for nonprofits.

Can your Office Staff Handle New Software?

Vertex Systems

Employees that have computer and software skills are valuable to any rehab agency office that’s utilizing software to document and bill. Staff members who have computer skills don’t require a huge learning curve when working with the software.

The Impact of Millennials on Software Adoption

SocialFish

TA: How does something like employee engagement software relate to how companies better work with their employees? Grant: Millennials are very comfortable with technology in general so they would very quickly understand what employee engagement software was meant to do.

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Calling all online community software vendors

SocialFish

Is your community software company serious about the association market? Online Community Results is currently accepting sponsors for the 2016 Online Community Software Selection Guide.

How to Choose Software to Manage Your Church

AFP Blog

How to Choose Software to Manage Your Church : ''via Blog this''. NPChurchFundraising NPSoftware

What Makes for a Great Client Payroll Management Software?

Vertex Systems

Is your agency or organization using a hodge-podge of software to manage your client payroll? Or are you using any software at all? Through software that has been battle-tested and proven in the field by hundreds of work centers and dozens of DOL audits.

GUIDE: Using Donor Personas to Maximize Your Nonprofit Fundraising

The Science Behind Engaging your Supporters

Use your software’s data and analytics to understand how your donors arrive at their decisions to donate - that way, you can strategically encourage additional gifts by putting “signs” along that journey and make giving convenient. Donor management software can help you make the right ask.

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91 Parks and Recreation Organizations Use This #1 Parks and Recreation Management Software

Wild Apricot Blog

Learn how you can spend more time out in nature and less time managing your association or organization with Parks and Recreation Management Software. Recreation-Management-Software Parks-and-Recreation-Management-Software parks-and-recreation-software parks-and-recreation

Why Agency Software Integration Matters for Compliance

Vertex Systems

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Next phase of anti-spam law targets software - National | Globalnews.ca

AFP Blog

Next phase of anti-spam law targets software - National | Globalnews.ca : ''via Blog this

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3 Tricks To Getting More Out Of A Software Demo

TechImpact

According to Technology for Change , demos can be monotonous and sometimes provide little information towards helping you decide if the software is a good fit for your nonprofit. For smaller software investments, this might not be necessary (i.e.,

Purchasing Nonprofit Software: A Fundraiser’s Guide

NonProfit Hub

Use software to help you out! Whether your organization is just starting or is established with a large following, every nonprofit can benefit from some type of nonprofit software. But as you probably know, the process of deciding on the right software can slow you down.

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Open Source vs. Proprietary: Web Server Software

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

By Web Server Software, I mean the software used to serve websites/pages. This includes databases, operating systems and other software that is involved in that process. Proprietary Unix, and Microsoft Windows, and associated Microsoft Software. Microsoft has web server software called IIS , and it’s database server product is MS SQL server , which people use for far more than just serving web site data.

How Rehab Agency Software Can Help DSP’s

Vertex Systems

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