Relational Fundraising: The Cornerstone to a Recurring Giving Program

The 2021 Nonprofit Leadership Impact Study is out. One of the key findings indicates an important shift in fundraising strategy nonprofit organizations must consider: Read more

Looking Ahead: Nonprofit Technology Trends in 2021

This past year transformed how nonprofit organizations fundraise, organize, and collaborate. Despite the difficulties in securing funding, 2020 challenged organizations to explore new strategies, leverage new digital tools, Read more

Tips for Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams is a great tool for staying connected while working remotely.  If you are new to Microsoft Teams, here are some of my favorite tips for using it like a pro! Read more

The Time for Digital Transformation is Now

Seth Godin wrote the following blog post earlier this month which prompted internal conversation surrounding change management and digital transformation within the nonprofit industry: Read more

Nonprofit CRM Comparison: Key Differences of StratusLIVE and Salesforce

StratusLIVE and Salesforce both offer nonprofit clouds that bring fundraising, program management, and engagement solutions into one integrated platform. Keep reading for a deep dive Nonprofit CRM Comparison. Read more

Maintaining a Self-Hosted Nonprofit Microsoft Dynamics CRM Installation

There are a handful of things that can be done to ensure your nonprofit Microsoft Dynamics CRM installation runs smoothly. These only apply to self-hosted installations. StratusLIVE perform these tasks for our hosted Read more

Microsoft Teams Means Productivity Gains

Microsoft Teams application is now available for Office 365 users. So what is Microsoft Teams? Microsoft Teams is the new chat-based workspace for teamwork in Office 365. Read more

LinkedIn Acquisition Will Boost Microsoft CRM Dominance

LinkedIn acquisition fuels Microsoft's expansion by introducing natively integrated social, analytics, and more Just last week, Microsoft announced they would be acquiring professional social network LinkedIn for $26.2 Read more

Free Software: Too Good to Be True

Free software may cost more than you think. Imagine you're in the market to buy a car. When doing research, what do you look for? Read more

Address Verification Quick Sheet

The topic of address verification is unlikely to become the Next Big Thing™ everyone talks about when they go out with their friends on the weekends. Read more