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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Sponsorship and Tech Support

The Sponsorship Collective

Have you ever worked in tech support? Even if you’ve never personally had a tech support job, I would bet you have experience using tech support, such as when your new iPhone begins randomly turning off or your Windows computer has a blue screen.

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

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Request your certificate via email at the end of the fourth webinar from Heather Mansfield , founder and editor-in-chief of Nonprofit Tech for Good.

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.

The Denan Project - Leveraging WhatsApp for Good

As part of building a new supporter journey (from making a one-time donation to becoming a sustaining supporter), The Denan Project set out to shorten the time between the first donation and the recurring donations.

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.

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.

3 Reasons Every Nonprofit Tech Project Should Begin with a Discovery

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Ok, first of all, you may be asking, what is a Tech Discovery? A tech “discovery” is the initial, independent phase of a technology project where key analysis, design and planning are performed BEFORE a buy or build decision is made.

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

June 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.

2022 Managing Nonprofit Tech Change Report

NTEN

The post 2022 Managing Nonprofit Tech Change Report appeared first on NTEN As the second year of the COVID-19 pandemic, 2021 was complicated for nonprofit organizations of all sizes and missions.

Belonging, Innovation, and Diversity in Tech: A Conversation with PDXWIT

TechSoup

Portland Women in Tech (PDXWIT) is a community of nearly 10,000 members dedicated to advancing inclusion in the technology industry. The PDXWIT journey began in Portland, Oregon, but the movement includes an increasing number of people from all over the U.S. and the world.

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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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.

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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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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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 & 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.

[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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Using smart tech to reimagine nonprofit work

Candid

Digital tech has added to the endless cycles of busyness by being always on and creating constant fire alarms. But technology doesn’t have to be part of the problem; advanced digital technology like “smart tech” can be part of the solution. . Smart tech is about to become boring. .

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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

Spotlight: The Forum One Tech Team

Forum One

First up is our talented Tech team! The Forum One Tech team helps mission-driven organizations plan ahead to solve technical challenges before they become major digital infrastructure problems. What does it take to succeed on our Tech team?

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3 Critical Components of a 2022 Fundraising Tech Stack

NonProfit PRO

Here is an outline of what your fundraising tech stack should look like. There are three categories of technology that nonprofit organizations need to focus on in 2022 if they want to improve their fundraising in this new digital age.

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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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The Right Tech Tools Deliver the Frosting and the Cake

.orgSource

The post The Right Tech Tools Deliver the Frosting and the Cake appeared first on.orgSource. orgCommunity’s June 9 Innovation Summit showcases the most interesting trends in the association industry and the people who make them happen. Planning this event is an annual reset.

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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.

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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Win Approval for Your Next Tech Project: A Guide

The Modern Nonprofit

Embarking on a new tech project is like building a house. If for a house construction project you want to think about how many bedrooms and bathrooms you want and how large, for a tech project you want to outline the requirements for the new system and what jobs it needs to accomplish.

System Error: Stanford Professors Tackle Tech Disruption and Democracy

Non Profit Quarterly

And now, Reich is taking on Big Tech. Costello: But to Reich, this humanistic approach to tech is, increasingly, an anomaly in places like Silicon Valley. Costello: The new book by Weinstein, Sahami, and Reich is called System Error: Where Big Tech Went Wrong and How We Can Reboot.

Using Tech to Make Place-Based Funding a Success

Saleforce Nonprofit

Three key decisions made Local Trust’s new approach to tech successful: 1. Alice is a Delivery Manager at Hyphen8 who’s passionate about operations, healthy productivity, creativity, and tech for good.

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Using smart tech to reimagine nonprofit work

Beth Kanter

AI and other smart tech can make work culture more human, but only if you know how the tech works and focus on using it to do what it does best (answer rote questions online) and allow people to do what we do best (e.g.

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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.

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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4 Ways to Increase Intra-Organization Equity in Nonprofit Tech

Saleforce Nonprofit

Director, Tech Investments, Salesforce.org. . The post 4 Ways to Increase Intra-Organization Equity in Nonprofit Tech appeared first on Salesforce.org.

Major Gift Fundraising: Improve Your Strategy with Tech

Top Nonprofits

In this guide, we’ll go over some of the best practices for major giving to help you refresh your organization’s approach to major gift fundraising with some of the most effective nonprofit tech available. Bring on a strategy consultant to optimize your tech stack.

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After Acquisitions, Nonprofit Tech Companies Rebrand as Bonterra

NonProfit PRO

After multiple acquisitions brought together EveryAction, Social Solutions, CyberGrants and Network for Good, the new combined company announced today it will now be known as Bonterra. News/Stats/Studies Software/Technology

5 Environmentally-Friendly Companies in the Tech Space

Find the free stuff

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.

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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.

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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[Webinar] The Smart Nonprofit: Staying Human-Centered in a Tech Automated World

CauseVox

As smart tech becomes more embedded in nonprofits, making decisions for and instead of people, it must be adopted in smart, ethical, and responsible ways to reap the significant benefits.

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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