Thu.Oct 12, 2017

5 Ways Technology Can Push Your Fundraising Strategy Forward

Higher Logic

We all know it’s true: technology is becoming more vital with each passing day. As useful (and addictive ) as technology can be, many nonprofits still don’t know how to reap the full benefits of their various software platforms.

5 ways to get personal with your association’s data hygiene.

YourMembership Blog

Your organization’s data can be your best friend or your worst enemy, depending on how you prioritize and strategize. When maintained and managed well, your dataset can provide valuable insights into your constituents, their behavior and their relationship with your organization. On the other hand, if there are a few more cobwebs in your files. The post 5 ways to get personal with your association’s data hygiene. appeared first on YourMembership. Technology Data Management

10 Powerful Online Directory Software Tools

Wild Apricot Blog

If you're looking to build an online directory, here are 10 powerful online directory software tools that can get you started right away. Directory-Software

Association Basics: What to Include on Your Business Card

MembersClicks

No matter your industry, having a refined business card will allow you to stand apart from the crowd. Unfortunately, some professionals will rely on their business card as a last ditch effort for conversation without actually putting much effort into the card itself.

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How I Helped Double My Association’s Income

Association Success

Trust your members, transform their environment, and turn these insights into revenue for them! When I started at the National Campus and Community Radio Association (“NCRA” - the English not-for-profit network of radio stations with 105 members across Canada), I came from the member/station side – it’s pretty common for an Executive Director (ED) to oversee the sector from which they originated. Not having any knowledge of association and membership management, I was learning on the go.

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Leaving Voicemails for Members that Get a Call Back

GrowthZone

Five out of every six phone calls go straight to voicemail. For busy association professionals, this can be not only frustrating, but a huge time-suck. Better your chances of getting a call back by mentally composing your message before each call.

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Small but Mighty – Tech Tools on a Budget

.orgCommunity

A small budget doesn’t mean your organization’s technology can’t be mighty. Sherry Budziak, co-founder of.orgCommunity and CEO of.orgSource, along with colleague Rupa Brosseau, director of the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research, have rounded up a treasure trove of low-cost online resources. If you weren’t able to hear their recent presentations, here are some tools that level the IT playing field and help minnows swim alongside the sharks.

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Learn About the Power of Person Accounts at Dreamforce 2017

NimbleUser

Jeff Golembiewski, NimbleUser’s Director of Product Management, will detail the tremendous advantages that the Salesforce Person Accounts Architecture offers professional and trade associations at this years sold out Dreamforce conference.