Must-Have Software: What Nonprofits Want

New report sheds light on nonprofit software challenges

What drives nonprofits to seek out new fundraising software? What types of functionality are they searching for? Which are 'must-have' features and which are 'nice-to-haves'?

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Prescriptive Analytics: Using Data to Make Great Decisions

Does analysis matter?

The world of data analysis is filled with swirling information from countless directions, as well as complex nomenclature and acronyms. But at the end of the day, what really matters to your mission is action and results.

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Empower Your Nonprofit Staff to Perform Higher Value Work

Instead of having to "do more with less," here's how your nonprofit can better allocate resources to "do more with more."

Since the Great Recession, nonprofit organizations have grown in both size and number. Donation participation and gift totals are at an all-time high.

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Use This Checklist To Help Donors Get The Message

There are plenty of ways to send a message. You could make a call, pay a visit, rent a billboard, write a letter, or even send a fax.

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5 Fundraising Lessons from 2016 Presidential Candidates

While most nonprofits can't enlist the help of Super PACs to raise millions, there are still plenty of fundraising and marketing lessons to learn from the current crop of presidential hopefuls.

According to the Federal Elections Commission, over $400 million has already been raised so far this election cycle by all candidates combined, including Super PAC funds.

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Nonprofits Are Too Important To "Buy Cheap"

When buying nonprofit software, it's important to account for all expenses and savings—not just upfront costs.

When I was growing up, I remember my parents doing whatever they could to save money.

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Top 3 Business Intelligence Myths: Busted!

Everyone is talking about BI these days, but what does it really mean?

Many CIOs are prioritizing business intelligence (BI) and implementing it into their marketing and technology plans. But there is a lot of misinformation going around. With the popularity of BI on the rise, we would like to set the record straight and address a few misconceptions we sometimes hear.

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3 Questions to Better Donor Relationships

To get the best responses, you must know how to ask the right questions.

Smart businesses know that when they take the time to get to know their customers, they often become customers for life. The same principle applies to your nonprofit organization’s relationships with its constituents. There are certain fundamentals which can be used to improve any donor relationship.

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How Are Nonprofits Using Business Intelligence?

Is your nonprofit ready for the donor data revolution?

We've all heard how important "big data" is to improving the reach, accuracy, and effectiveness of marketing outreach and sales efforts. Business intelligence (BI) is the next generation of comprehensive data analysis that is transforming the way businesses and nonprofits operate.

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