Global Tech Trends for Nonprofits

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Nonprofit Tech for Good along with Your Public Interest Registry just released the 2017 Global NGO Online Technology Report , which details how NGOs across the globe are using different technology platforms.

4 Tech Trend Predictions for Nonprofits for 2016

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This week, I was fortunate to get a sneak peek at two of the nonprofit sector’s leading tech experts musing on their technology trend predictions for 2016. Nonprofit Technology #nptech #nptech2016 Analytics donor retention Mobile nonprofit technology online giving tech trends

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How Nonprofit Use Tech To Increase Transparency

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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.

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Nonprofit Tech Week Is April 7-9th

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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

What The Cloud Changes About Nonprofit Tech

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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.

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9 Tech Trends Your Nonprofit’s Need To Know About

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Because of this, anticipating tech trends is the only way to ensure your nonprofit is staying ahead of the latest technology. Here are 9 buzz words and tech trends that your nonprofit needs to be on the look out for in the coming months and years.

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3 Steps To Conduct Your Nonprofit’s Tech Assessment

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A tech assessment will help your nonprofit define what resources your nonprofit’s currently utilizing, what tech your nonprofit needs to complete its mission, and sometimes, even what tech you don’t need at all. Here are the 3 steps to conducting a full nonprofit tech assessment.

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5 Ways To Incorporate Mobile Tech Into Your Volunteer Program

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Today’s volunteers are tech-savvy, and very busy. The post 5 Ways To Incorporate Mobile Tech Into Your Volunteer Program appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology. Image courtesy of The Cause Project.

Tech Is Everyone's Job

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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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Tech Planning Smackdown

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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.

4 Tech Trend Predictions for Nonprofits for 2016

Connection Cafe

This week, I was fortunate to get a sneak peek at two of the nonprofit sector’s leading tech experts musing on their technology trend predictions for 2016.

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Why Investing in Tech Matters

Tech Soup Blog

Nonprofits and funders are stuck in an unhealthy cycle in which they acknowledge that more tech funding is needed; yet the investments never quite occur. " The report also recommends solutions to the thorny tech-funding problem. Sharing tech-enabled impact stories.

Capital Campaign Marketing Strategies for the Tech-Savvy

SocialFish

For that to happen, you need to have the right capital campaign marketing plan in place, which should include strategies to attract tech-savvy donors as well as traditional supporters. We’ve compiled a list of five tech-savvy marketing strategies to help you raise more.

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Major Gift Fundraising: 13 Expert Tips (Nonprofit Tech Carnival)

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This month’s Fundraising Strategies & Nonprofit Tech Carnival is all about one thing: major gifts.

Methods and Metrics for Assessing Civic Tech

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Methods and Metrics for Assessing Civic Tech, Guest post by Anne Whatley, Network Impact. This growing field of “civic tech” is aiming to harness technology to spur citizen engagement, improve cities and make government more effective. Guides to Civic Tech Assessment.

3 Lessons Of Tech And Social Entrepreneurship

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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.

Tech Wellness in the Nonprofit Workplace: Tips for Avoiding Collaborative Overload

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I’m thrilled to be doing a session with Aisha Moore and Gina Schmeling at the NTEN NTC called “ Technology Wellness in the Nonprofit Workplace.” ” If you are attending the NTC, please join us.

Top 2015 Tech Trends

Tech Soup Blog

It's fun to compare against TechSoup's 2015 Tech Predictions from the start of the year and Capterra's Biggest Nonprofit Technology Trends of 2015 from March.

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Your Nonprofit’s Guide To Making The Most Of Tech Investments

TechImpact

The tech world especially is filled with buzz words. Think outside the box, especially if your tech investment is uniquely innovative, or difficult to use. By following these do’s and don’ts your nonprofit is well on its way to making the most out of your tech investment.

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Tech Planning Outcome: More Tech Choices at Grand Rapids Community Foundation

Tech Soup Blog

Tech Planning Success at Grand Rapids Community Foundation. " Ann Puckett will be joining us at our upcoming TechSoup webinar to talk about her tech planning experience on October 26. Register now for tech planning tips.

Start Your September with New Tech Skills

Tech Soup Blog

That's why this is the perfect time to make a fresh start on your nonprofit tech resolutions. Then check out our new online learning courses, starting with Tech Training for Nonprofits and Libraries. Mississauga, Ontario: Tech Entrepreneurs Mastermind.

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Participate in the 2015 Nonprofit Tech Staffing & Investments Survey!

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Budget Infrastructure investments report staffing Staffing survey tech staffing IT Staff Did you know that over 64% of nonprofits include technology in their strategic plan, and there''s been an increase in the number of "data" staff at nonprofits?

3 Reasons To Incorporate Volunteers With Your Tech

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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 Top 10 Tech Topics

Tech Soup Blog

Whether you're looking for basic tech training, hard-core IT training, or nonprofit-specific training, our list of nonprofit tech training resources has you covered. When we asked what tech you need, you said "hardware!"

Citizen Tech: Social Media in Disaster Response

Amy Sample Ward

Today I’m in San Antonio, Texas, for the American College of Preventive Medicine annual conference. I’m joining a panel to talk about the response for support after the Haiti earthquakes last year.

Speed Mentoring @Tech Innovation + Inclusion Summit

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Speed Mentoring @Tech Innovation + Inclusion Summit. The Tech Innovation + Inclusion Summit in Washington D.C. Topics & activities include: Civic Tech, Cybersecurity, Entrepreneurship, Diversity & Inclusion,The Future of Education and more.

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New Social Media Tools for the Social-Tech-Savvy

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Here’s what I’m presenting RIGHT NOW at ASAE’s Marketing, Membership and COmmunications Conference. Follow the hashtag #MMCCon ET5 to see the tweets from the session. I will update this post after the fact with suggestions for more good tools collected from the audience!

The Tech That Will Change 2016

Tech Soup Blog

In this edition of nonprofit tech news, TechSoup shows new ways your nonprofit could harness mobile and killer apps in 2016! When major tech players and platforms like Google, Salesforce, Facebook, PayPal, Kickstarter, etc.

Nonprofit Tech Resources: TechSoup Is Your One-Stop Shop

Tech Soup Blog

Tech Training for Nonprofit and Library Staff. TechSoup Tech30s (Join us every Tuesday for a half-hour webinar to pick up new tech skills and quick tips on improving your tech know-how. Check out our blog for the latest tech news and TechSoup tips.

Women Who Tech Around the World

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Women Who Tech Around the World. Yesterday, I had the honor of participating in the 4th annual Women Who Tech TeleSummit that brings together women breaking new ground in technology who use their tech savvy skills to transform the world and inspire change.

11 Must Read Nonprofit Tech Reports

TechImpact

Tech Impact has a list of some of the most important nonprofit tech, fundraising, and marketing reports your nonprofit needs to see, all in one place. The post 11 Must Read Nonprofit Tech Reports appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology.

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You CAN Tech Plan! New Online Training Shows You How

Tech Soup Blog

Tech planning is one of those things everyone knows they should do. This four-course online training series walks you through the entire tactical tech planning process, from assessing your current technology to developing a data strategy to organizing your online communications.

How Are You Taking A Summer Break from Your Tech?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I also need to target specific apps or tech that I’m addicted to and are wasting too much of my time or making me temporarily blind. What are you doing to take a break from tech? ART X SMART by Kim Dong-kyu.

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Participate in the 2013 Tech Staffing Survey!

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Infrastructure Infrastructure IT Staffing Staffing survey tech staffing Did you know that on average, each technology responsible staff supports almost 29 organizational staff members? This was one of the key findings from last year''s Nonprofit Technology Staffing & Investments research. Help us figure out if that trend stayed true in 2013.

How Charities Get Tech Support in Uganda

Tech Soup Blog

NetSquared is TechSoup's answer to providing local tech support and learning opportunities. Our dream is to provide peer-led, in-person tech support for nonprofits in every community. It's tough out there everywhere for NGOs and charities to get help with their technology.

How to Be a Wizard at Tech Training Design and Delivery

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

How to Be a Wizard at Tech Training Design and Delivery guest post by Cindy Leonard and Jeanne Allen.

Helping Youth Find Their Tech Genius: This year with iUrban Teen

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Community future of tech iUrban Teen Leadership tech leadership Program Sam Rodriguez. Technology Director. iUrban Teen. iUrban Teen has been busy this year creating opportunities and environments where youth can find, appreciate, and grow their genius.

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TechSoup's Top 10 Tech Topics of 2016

Tech Soup Blog

TechSoup covered tech topics this year from Microsoft Excel to working in the cloud. These were the top 10 TechSoup tech topics of 2016 (say that 10 times fast). You told us what you wanted to know, and we listened.

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3 Nonprofits Doing Cool Things With Tech

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The post 3 Nonprofits Doing Cool Things With Tech appeared first on Tech Impact Blog. Industry News Leadership Tech computers microsoft mobile nonprofit technology refurbished Skype Image courtesy of SustaiNet Software. Walden Woods Project uses Skype to reach classrooms.

3 Reasons Tech Implementations Fail And How To Avoid It

TechImpact

Making a small or large scale tech change can be intimidating. Investments, changes in work flow, and a host of potential problems when implementing the tech are all daunting challenges to face. Without this extra support, fully accomplishing a tech switch could be impossible.

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