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12 tips for engaging pro bono volunteers

April 24, 2017 12 tips for engaging pro bono volunteers By Jennifer Bennett Share this post In many nonprofit organizations, especially smaller ones, the staff are generalists: good at wearing many hats, and responding to the myriad needs of programs, clients and constituents. But imagine: What you could accomplish if you weren’t limited to the…

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IT security: a Q&A with expert Leon Wilson

April 19, 2017 IT security: a Q&A with expert Leon Wilson Share this post Most people will say security is important, but if pressed, chances are they don’t really know what that means. What is IT security, exactly, and what’s the worst that can happen? Most pressingly: How can often cash-strapped nonprofit organizations keep their…


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Refurbished technology: an insider’s guide

April 18, 2017 Refurbished technology: an insider’s guide By Sara Rasmussen By Amber Schmidt Share this post For social service organizations, digital access is increasingly critical to the success of their clients, constituents, and patrons. The people they serve need it to apply for jobs, complete schoolwork, search for a home, or apply for benefits….

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Celebrate the Leading Lights in Nonprofit Tech

April 7, 2017 Celebrate the Leading Lights in Nonprofit Tech Meet the recipients of the 2017 NTEN Awards By Lyndal Cairns Share this post The nonprofit technology community recognizes these individuals and organizations, whose contributions demonstrate a passion and dedication to the role that nonprofit technology plays in making the world a better place. The…


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Level Up with the 2017 Digital Outlook Report

April 3, 2017 Level Up with the 2017 Digital Outlook Report By Lyndal Cairns Share this post The 2017 Digital Outlook Report is here, and it may surprise you or reaffirm your strategic decisions and investments this year. Data from hundreds of organizations across the globe has guided the findings — see how you compare!…

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Meet the Trailblazers Who Are Leading Nonprofit Tech

March 31, 2017 Meet the Trailblazers Who Are Leading Nonprofit Tech By Lyndal Cairns Share this post A new program that gives participants in-depth training in the key things they need to know as nonprofit tech professionals is paying dividends for the first 15 participants. Those who have completed the NTEN Nonprofit Technology Professional Certificate…


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Meet the Trailblazers Who Are Leading Nonprofit Tech

March 31, 2017 Meet the Trailblazers Who Are Leading Nonprofit Tech By Lyndal Cairns Share this post A new program that gives participants in-depth training in the key things they need to know as nonprofit tech professionals is paying dividends for the first 15 participants. Those who have completed the NTEN Nonprofit Technology Professional Certificate…

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Why Mobile Matters in Advocacy Outreach

March 31, 2017 Why Mobile Matters in Advocacy Outreach By Melinda Gipson Share this post It’s the mantra of cause marketers everywhere: the key to success is reaching the right audience at the right time with the right message – one that will motivate immediate, positive action from your intended respondent. For advocates, this “holy…


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Why Mobile Matters in Advocacy Outreach

March 31, 2017 Why Mobile Matters in Advocacy Outreach By Melinda Gipson Share this post It’s the mantra of cause marketers everywhere: the key to success is reaching the right audience at the right time with the right message – one that will motivate immediate, positive action from your intended respondent. For advocates, this “holy…

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Three Questions to Help Focus Your Collaboration Strategy

March 31, 2017 Three Questions to Help Focus Your Collaboration Strategy By Mark Ace Share this post For many of us in the technology community, part of the fun lies in discovering new technologies and finding creative ways to connect tools and people. The point of technology, however, isn’t adoption for the sake of adoption:…