Top 5 Reasons Tech Team Augmentation is Necessary for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

First of all, what is “Tech Team Augmentation”? Simply put, “Tech Team Aug” means establishing a dedicated tech services partner for your nonprofit. It’s having a full tech team at your disposal without having to hire one. Buying tech is easy, leveraging it is hard.

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Beyond Tech: Event Photography Guide

Cadmium CD

Written by Aubrey Moore. For event planners and meeting organizers, event photography is a must — but how do you get the most out of your budget? There is no such thing as too soon when it comes to planning ahead for your next event.

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July 2021 Library Tech Newsbytes

TechSoup

What's new in library tech! Welcome to our monthly collection of fun and hopefully useful news items from our admittedly great twitter feed and wherever else we find them. Libraries

Association Tech: Video is No Longer an Option

Association TV

Recently, our colleagues at Ricochet published a study that they conducted about the New Association Tech Ecosystem. We were thrilled to be part of this study, which looked at how the technology options for associations have grown exponentially in recent years.

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New! Earn a Certificate in Digital Marketing & Fundraising from Nonprofit Tech for Good

Nonprofit Tech for Good

101 Digital Marketing Best Practices for Nonprofits is a blog and webinar series offered by Nonprofit Tech for Good. Request your certificate via email at the end of the third webinar from Heather Mansfield , founder and editor-in-chief of Nonprofit Tech for Good.

New! Earn a Certificate in Digital Marketing & Fundraising from Nonprofit Tech for Good

Nonprofit Tech for Good

101 Digital Marketing Best Practices for Nonprofits is a blog and webinar series offered by Nonprofit Tech for Good. Request your certificate via email at the end of the third webinar from Heather Mansfield , founder and editor-in-chief of Nonprofit Tech for Good.

Tech Policies for Virtual Teams: A Leader’s Responsibility

Non Profit Quarterly

Welcome to “Tech Policies for Virtual Teams—A Leader’s Responsibility.” We took August off in the Leadership webinar series, so it feels really good to be back with you and to be back with you with a partner—the first of two webinars we’re going to do with our friends at Tech Impact.

April 2021 Library Tech Newsbytes

TechSoup

What's new in library tech! Welcome to our monthly collection of fun and hopefully useful news items from our admittedly great twitter feed and wherever else we find them. Libraries

Earn a Certificate in Digital Marketing & Fundraising from Nonprofit Tech for Good

Nonprofit Tech for Good

101 Digital Marketing Best Practices for Nonprofits is a blog and webinar series offered by Nonprofit Tech for Good. Request your certificate via email at the end of the third webinar from Heather Mansfield , founder and editor-in-chief of Nonprofit Tech for Good.

May 2021 Library Tech Newsbytes

TechSoup

What's new in library tech! Welcome to our monthly collection of fun and hopefully useful news items from our admittedly great twitter feed and wherever else we find them. Libraries

Top 2021 Tech Picks for Nonprofits with Small Budgets

TechSoup

Tech PlanningFor many nonprofits with small budgets, the pandemic tested the limits of what was possible with the resources they had. And still, creative people around the world found ingenious ways to use new tools and techniques to build capacity and continue serving their communities.

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The Essential Tech Elements for Virtual Fundraising Events

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Hosting virtual fundraising events is new to many nonprofits and can, therefore, make those in charge feel a bit intimidated, especially if they don’t define themselves as particularly “tech-savvy.” By Christy Noel , Vice President of Digital Fundraising Services at MobileCause.

How Organizations Can Use VR and AR Tech for Fundraising

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Kayla Matthews is a researcher, writer and blogger covering topics related to technology, smart gadgets, the future of work and personal productivity. She is the owner and editor of ProductivityTheory.com and ProductivityBytes.com. Fundraising is and will always be a necessity for nonprofit organizations, but times have changed — and so has the technology. It’s not necessary to stand outside local grocery stores with a bell and a bucket anymore, though that is still effective.

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[Tweet Chat] Nonprofit Tech Trends for 2019

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Join us for a tweet chat on January 16 at 12pm EST to discuss nonprofit tech trends in the new year! Nonprofit Tech for Good will be co-hosting a tweet chat with Wired Impact to lead a discussion on nonprofit tech trends, such as website design, social media fundraising, email marketing, privacy and web accessibility.

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How AI Tools Are Used in Legal Tech

Find the free stuff

The post How AI Tools Are Used in Legal Tech appeared first on PhreeSite.com. The legal field is no stranger to technology. Surely, you’re familiar with document editing programs like Loio, and project management software like Asana and Trello.

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Tech Is Everyone's Job

NTEN

Leadership Leadership Organizational Culture staffing tech leadership tech management Amy Sample Ward. NTEN: The Nonprofit Technology Network. Technology is everyone’s job because being an effective organization making real progress towards the mission is everyone’s job. Let’s face it: It’s 2015. Technology is a central part of how we do our work, communicate, and even fundraise.

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How a Florida Nonprofit Transformed Its Tech Stack Through Managed IT

TechSoup

TechSoup Impact Stories The Cloud Hardware Tech PlanningThe Heart of Florida Legal Aid Society (HOFLA) was founded in 1968 to work to protect survivors of domestic violence and to promote economic self-sufficiency through legal advocacy for the Tenth Judicial Circuit of Florida.

Tech Tools Working Together: How Text-To-Donate Paves the Way for Text Message Communication

Nonprofit Tech for Good

A recent survey from tech giant Twilio showed that 85% of global consumers want the option to communicate with businesses via text message.

7 Tech Solutions for Students to Optimize Their Research

Find the free stuff

The post 7 Tech Solutions for Students to Optimize Their Research appeared first on PhreeSite.com. With technological development, everything becomes much more manageable. We don’t need to wait for weeks for a love letter anymore.

5 Environmentally-Friendly Companies in the Tech Space

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Many tech companies have. The post 5 Environmentally-Friendly Companies in the Tech Space appeared first on PhreeSite.com. Technology has made incredible strides over the last few years.

Tech Planning Smackdown

NTEN

And how can tech staff change their perceived roles within their organizations? I hear this question a fair amount from tech staff. Change Management IT Planning tech leadership Tech Planning IT Staff Steve Heye. Manager of Technology. The Cara Program. Technology is the offspring of vision and innovation. Why is it, then, that IT staff are so rarely invited to the table during the strategic planning process?

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Earn a Certificate in Digital Marketing & Fundraising from Nonprofit Tech for Good

Nonprofit Tech for Good

101 Digital Marketing & Fundraising Best Practices for Nonprofits is a blog and webinar series offered by Nonprofit Tech for Good. Request your certificate via email at the end of the third webinar from Heather Mansfield , founder and editor-in-chief of Nonprofit Tech for Good.

How Museums Use AI and Tech to Improve Visitor Experiences

TechSoup

Today we are only just scratching the surface of what artificial intelligence (AI) is capable of accomplishing. AI is already seen in fields like commerce, security, and manufacturing, just to name a few. However, using AI in educational settings is a great way to revolutionize teaching and learning.

3 Best Tech-Related Accessories You Can Buy in 2021

Find the free stuff

This only stands to reason when we take into account how quickly modern tech is progressing. The post 3 Best Tech-Related Accessories You Can Buy in 2021 appeared first on PhreeSite.com.

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Tech-Fueled Tips to Improve The Online Donor Journey

DNL OmniMedia

Keeping this in mind, you’ll need to optimize your nonprofit’s tech. We’ll give you four tips for how you can use tech to improve your donors’ journey at each step: Include a variety of calls-to action pointing to online giving.

How a CEO can avoid tech debt for the tech platform?

CEO Tech Tips

Technical debt is the cost incurred when poor technical design and/or implementation decisions are taken to build the tech platform for the sake of moving fast in the short-term instead of a better approach that would take longer but preserves the efficiency, maintainability, and sanity of the codebase. Following are the top areas of focus for a CEO while building the tech: Retain CTO leadership that has a proven record in balancing speed vs quality.

The Critical Role Tech Will Play in Eradicating Trafficking

Saleforce Nonprofit

Our tech solutions are designed to help world-changing nonprofits — like those supported by Tech Against Trafficking (TAT) — to maximize their impact and drive long-lasting change. Can you tell us a bit more about Tech Against Trafficking and its mission?

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Nonprofit Technology Assessment: Evaluate Your Tech

DNL OmniMedia

At this point, the question isn’t whether to use tech but whether your tech stack is configured in a way that positions your organization for success. It examines the tech you use and how effectively you use those tools. Why did you choose to conduct a tech assessment?

The NonProfit Voice Ep 42: Using Tech to Boost Crowdfunding

NonProfit PRO

In this episode of The NonProfit Voice, Nhu Te, editor-in-chief of NonProfit PRO, is joined by David Neeman, founder and chairman of The Loyalty Foundation, along with Whit and Colin Hunter of Betterworld. Crowdfunding fundraising Peer-to-peer Technology

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How Nonprofit Use Tech To Increase Transparency

TechImpact

The post How Nonprofit Use Tech To Increase Transparency appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology. Industry News Social Tech nonprofit nonprofit technology nonprofits npTech volunteers Image courtesy of Nonprofit Information. Technology is enabling organizations of all kinds the unprecedented ability to communicate directly with all of their constituents.

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4 Nonprofit Tech Strategies For Better Fundraising

TechImpact

As a result of the highly competitive, tech driven, contemporary fundraising market it is important to stay ahead of the trends. Here are 4 simple, yet no less important, tech fundraising tips according to the writers here at Tech Impact. The post 4 Nonprofit Tech Strategies For Better Fundraising appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology. Image courtesy of Fundraiser Help.

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How a CEO can avoid tech debt for the tech platform?

CEO Tech Tips

Technical debt is the cost incurred when poor technical design and/or implementation decisions are taken to build the tech platform for the sake of moving fast in the short-term instead of a better approach that would take longer but preserves the efficiency, maintainability, and sanity of the codebase. Following are the top areas of focus for a CEO while building the tech: Retain CTO leadership that has a proven record in balancing speed vs quality.

Top tips for building a great tech team

CEO Tech Tips

One of the hardest things about growing a business for a CEO is growing the tech team of the right people at the right time. Following are top tips for a CEO to build and keep a great tech team for the success of the business. Hire a fulltime CTO to have the right focus on building the tech culture, team, processes, and technology. Make sure tech leadership should involves the team on how and what to build. Think hard about tech talent career development.

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Women Who Tech Telesummit

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

The Women Who Tech Telesummit was formed three years ago to celebrate all the innovative women who provide incredible value to technology and social media. So it’s time to come get your tech on ! Come join hundreds of women on September 15th at the Women Who Tech Telesummit from 11AM to 6PM Eastern Time. (It’s I’ve been involved in this Telesummit now since the beginning. It’s really fun, and important.

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What The Cloud Changes About Nonprofit Tech

TechImpact

45% of nonprofits are planning to upgrade their tech within the next 1-3 years. The post What The Cloud Changes About Nonprofit Tech appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology. General Mobile Tech cloud cloud computing cloud technology fundraising nonprofit nonprofit technology npTech technology We all know technology increases productivity, makes working easier, and better connects us to our missions and our organizations.

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Nonprofit Tech Week Is April 7-9th

TechImpact

For 3 days, Nonprofit Tech Week brings nonprofit leaders and technology together for focused sessions on how your nonprofit can better leverage technology to complete its mission. The post Nonprofit Tech Week Is April 7-9th appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology. General Industry News Leadership Social Tech

Top tips for building a great tech team

CEO Tech Tips

One of the hardest things about growing a business for a CEO is growing the tech team of the right people at the right time. Following are top tips for a CEO to build and keep a great tech team for the success of the business. Hire a fulltime CTO to have the right focus on building the tech culture, team, processes, and technology. Make sure tech leadership should involves the team on how and what to build. Think hard about tech talent career development.

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10 Top Virtual Events from the Tech Industry

AccelEvents

One of the best ways to showcase new tech designs and products is through an industry event. Ever since virtual events first became possible, the tech industry has been all over this space. From an industry that knows tech, it only makes sense that they can excel in the virtual space.

The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 187: Strategies for Avoiding Tech Burnout

Connection Cafe

So, how can you make use of the tech you need to navigate the world without succumbing to burnout? The post The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 187: Strategies for Avoiding Tech Burnout first appeared on npENGAGE. Podcast mindfulness strategies rethink change tech burnout

The Best Coding and Tech Job Skills Scholarships for 2021

TechSoup

If your patrons are considering a career change or are starting to think about what career path they want to take, scholarships are a good place to start. Scholarships show that you have initiative as well as a passion and drive to learn. Web Development Education Libraries

3 Reasons To Incorporate Volunteers With Your Tech

TechImpact

The Third Sector Today originally talked about a volunteer’s importance, and how incorporating them into your tech strategy can pay dividends. Frequently ask for their feedback on your tech systems. Tech helps you understand your volunteers. Better tech means better volunteers. Your volunteers are the people who are most likely to interact with your tech footprint the most. Industry News Social Tech tech VolunteerConnect volunteers

3 Lessons Of Tech And Social Entrepreneurship

TechImpact

The post 3 Lessons Of Tech And Social Entrepreneurship appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology. Industry News Social Tech for profit investing nonprofit socent social entrepreneurship Social Good Image courtesy of St. Anthony’s San Francisco. Social entrepreneurship is a new phenomena developing out of many for profits as well as nonprofits.

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The Tech Awards - Technology Benefiting Humanity

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

I just attended the 2010 Tech Awards Gala Even. Tags: TechAwards Santa Clara Tech Museum Tech Awards A Guest Beneblog by Teresa Throckmorton, Benetech's CFO Walking into the Santa Clara Convention Center last night looked very much like so many other black tie events – but that’s where the similarity ended. Awards were presented in five areas: Environment, Economic Development, Education, Equality and Health. Inside there were 20 stations set up with this year’s laureates.

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