Nonprofits & Data: What Data to Visualize

Your organization has lots of data, but what does it make sense to visualize? What data is going to have the most impact? What are your goals – are you trying to increase awareness, motivate donations or other actions? We’ll explore the many different types of data that your organization likely consumes and produces – from financial data to program data to issue research data. We’ll learn how different types of data are, can, and should be used to support your organizational goals. This session will give you the solid grounding to help you think strategically about visualizing your data.

In this webinar, participants will

  • Learn the main types of data you should be paying attention to in your organization
  • Understand strategies for making the best use of your organization’s data
  • See examples from organizations making great use of different types of data

About the Presenter

Kurt Voelker

As Forum One’s chief technology officer, Kurt leads the implementation of technology services to help clients increase their impact. He manages web development projects, identifies and cultivates new client opportunities, and guides the expansion of Forum One’s product line to better serve clients. He also advises senior executives about technology, trends, investment planning, and execution. Kurt is a frequent speaker and panelist at conferences on technology issues facing organizations.

Prior to joining Forum One in 2001, Kurt served as the acting CTO for the National Nonprofit Practice of Commerce One Global Services. He was also director of solutions and innovation at AppNet. A highlight was the six months he spent in Amsterdam helping the World Wide Fund for Nature build its global intranet.

Twitter: @kvoelker