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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Microsoft Wins CRM Magazine Market Leader Awards

Microsoft Dynamics wins CRM Magazine Market Leader Awards in Enterprise CRM, Midmarket CRM, Small Business CRM, and Sales Force Automation categories.

StratusLIVE for Fundraisers is built on the Microsoft Dynamics CRM platform for many good reasons. And we're not alone in recognizing Microsoft as the clear leader in CRM technology.

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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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[WEBINAR] Workplace Giving Success Stories

2014 StratusLIVE Online Workplace Giving Campaign Software Success

At StratusLIVE, we understand how critically important online workplace giving campaigns are to the United Way community. That's why we decided to check in with United Ways who had recently implemented StratusLIVE's Online Workplace Giving software.

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Why Do People Give To Charity? (Hint: It Pays To Tell A Friend)

Tell your community of supporters about your campaign & ask them to share with their friends.

Just as community involvement is a key aspect of your nonprofit, so should social media be an integral part of your nonprofit's fundraising efforts. People and businesses choose to give money to charity for a variety of reasons.

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4 Questions To Answer Before Integrating Your Online Donation Page

Get the most out of your existing data: integrate your online fundraising and donation tools to your database.

The importance of having one single database for all of your constituent related data cannot be overstated. From marketing integration to campaign progress reporting, having a unified source of information for all of your fundraising activities is crucial to the planning and success of your nonprofit.

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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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How To Easily Accept Online Donations

Remove barriers to online donation and make giving as simple as possible.

Everyone has heard “follow the money,” implying that if you pay greater attention to where the money is coming from and where it’s going, you will find success.

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