Topic: Data

Spring cleaning your CRM

April 17, 2019
Unreliable data can negatively affect your decision making, relationships with funders, and abilities to reach your goals. Get tips on creating your data management plan. 

How to collect donor data without being annoying

February 27, 2019
Our February blog theme "For the love of data" closes out with this article on nuisance-free ways nonprofits can collect information from donors.

Make analytics useful by making them noticeable

February 14, 2019
Need help promoting a data-driven approach at your organization? Making the data easier to access is a key first step.

For stronger fundraising, invest in data stewardship

February 12, 2019
Need to improve your donor data? Avoid the trending buzzwords, and go back to the basics with data stewardship.

Design your way to efficient data management

February 7, 2019
Frustrated with your organization's low-quality data? Good news: you can fix it! Get tips on examining your systems and mapping your data flow.

The journey to low-cost mapping solutions

February 4, 2019
Digital maps can be transformative vehicles for data visualization and powerful visual storytelling. Learn how to make the most of budget-friendly APIs, open source libraries, and service plans for your nonprofit.

In the news: the ethics of tech in 2018

December 17, 2018
Privacy issues, transparency questions and data breaches from major tech companies made big headlines in 2018. Here are a few articles to help consider your own workplace technology’s power, capabilities, and consequences.

Six steps to implement your client tracking database

November 1, 2018
Ready to find a new data system and vendor partner? Before you start, taking stock of several key factors will ensure your path to implementation is smooth and successful.

Three free data sources you didn’t know you had

October 8, 2018
You know there is data out there that can help you make good decisions about your nonprofit's programs - but how do you find it? These three tips will help you get started.

How to prepare for CRM demos

October 2, 2018
Selecting the right CRM software for your organization is critical in managing your data and keeping your processes on track. CRM demos are an excellent opportunity to test out the options, as long as you put some thought in your specific needs, wants, and expectations ahead of time.