September 2014: Data

The Future of Data

Submitted on Fri, 9/5/2014 - 5:06pm
Is your organization data-driven or "HiPPO-driven?"
By Bo Crader – Principal Consultant

Putting Data to Use for a Successful Nonprofit Event

Submitted on Mon, 9/15/2014 - 5:03pm
You put a lot of blood, sweat, and tears into your fundraising event. How can you use data to get the most out of it?
By Matthew Wainwright – Director of Marketing

Are you Sending Mixed Messages to your Members?

Submitted on Tue, 9/16/2014 - 4:46pm
Organizational data siloes may be the culprit.
By Marissa Maybee – Director of Insights and Analytics

The Equity Atlas: A data-driven conversation

Submitted on Wed, 9/17/2014 - 5:25pm
How interactive maps can be used to start conversations about equity.
By Scotty Ellis – Equity Program Manager

From Big Data to Big Insights: Using data science to transform your work

Submitted on Thu, 9/18/2014 - 4:36pm
What do the Beverly Hillbillies theme song and data science have in common?
By Miriam Young – Communications Specialist

How Nonprofits Can Ensure Security and Compliance of Sensitive Data in the Cloud

Submitted on Fri, 9/19/2014 - 2:02pm
How can a nonprofit protect the data it holds in the cloud?
By Matt Goche – Director of Security Consulting

Failing Forward: Why building failure into your organizational culture can make it more successful

Submitted on Fri, 9/19/2014 - 2:42pm
"I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work." - Thomas Edison
By Michelle Regal – Senior Manager of Online Fundraising

Data Maturity: Where Does Your Nonprofit Stand?

Submitted on Mon, 9/22/2014 - 5:23pm
Data sets come in many forms ... and go to many places in the average nonprofit. What's happening with your nonprofit's data?
By Sam Chenkin – Director of Nonprofit Consulting

The Unavoidable Decisions You Will Face with Donor Data Migration

Submitted on Wed, 9/24/2014 - 12:21pm
You can’t take it with you. And by "it," we mean all of your legacy data, of course.
By Samantha Carr – Marketing Specialist

Developing the Data Value Chain

Submitted on Wed, 9/24/2014 - 4:02pm
"Data can create real value for your organization, but it isn’t pixie dust you can just sprinkle down for magical results."
By Andrew Means – Founder