June 2015: Data-Informed Nonprofits

Things We Like (June 2015)

Submitted on Thu, 6/25/2015 - 10:00am
By Steph Routh – Content Manager

Implementation Best Practices: Data

Submitted on Sun, 6/21/2015 - 12:06am
Data migration dos and don'ts that might save you and your budget some heartache.
By Tal Frankfurt – Founder and CEO

Small Data & Parvenu Analysts

Submitted on Fri, 6/19/2015 - 11:07am
The parvenu analyst is one who, like the accidental techie, who find themselves in a critical organizational role.
By Oz du Soleil

Accessible, Portable, and Actionable Data

Submitted on Thu, 6/18/2015 - 1:13pm
Perhaps you didn't think those three adjectives could co-exist with data? Meet kidsdata.org!
By Stacy Clinton – Programs & Partnerships Web Manager

Why a Culture of High Performance Must be Your Priority

Submitted on Wed, 6/17/2015 - 11:41am
Pro tip: Let your organization's data change the way you approach your work.
By Sheri Jones

Introducing the Open Supporter Data Interface (OSDI)

Submitted on Tue, 6/16/2015 - 9:45pm
An unveiling of an emerging data solution crafted by a coalition of customers, vendors, and experts.
By Mark Snyder – Director of Communications

Five Steps For Choosing and Implementing a Database

Submitted on Mon, 6/15/2015 - 4:27pm
Getting buy-in from your database users will help you, now and in the future.
By Michelle Regal – Senior Manager of Online Fundraising and Laura Quinn

How One Nonprofit Found Its SROI

Submitted on Fri, 6/12/2015 - 4:56pm
A social purpose organization is about much more than the bottom line, but how can that be calculated?
By Maria Kim – President and CEO

Database Administrator to English Dictionary

Submitted on Thu, 6/11/2015 - 4:53pm
At long last, here it is: a (non-exhaustive) translation device between database administrators and their coworkers.
By Jim Willsey – Community Relations Database Analyst

Using Data to Drive Donations

Submitted on Wed, 6/10/2015 - 12:00pm
What makes for a successful crowdfunding project page?
By Miriam Young – Communications Specialist