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  • Why We Still Love Email, and You Should Too

    salsalabs.com

    Maybe you’ve heard the claims – “email is dying, no one uses email anymore,” apparently because “everyone is on social media.”
    Yes, it’s true. Social media is huge right now (which makes it a great asset to nonprofits). But here’s the bottom line – email still delivers the highest return on investment of any marketing channels ($40 for every $1 spent).
    While nonprofit email open rates are slowly but steadily declining, this doesn’t mean you should abandon emails completely. It means you may just need to adjust your expectations and fine-tune your approach. This whitepaper will show you how.
    In order to download this white paper you must be using Google Chrome, IE 11, or Firefox 36.0.1 or above

  • How to Bridge the Nonprofit Resource Gap to Big Data

    relsci.com

    Harnessing big data is the latest hurdle for nonprofit organizations, a task made more difficult by the fact that most lack the resources larger corporations can so easily earmark for it. By smartly matching strategy to goals, through, nonprofits can get data to work for them. This white paper examines:
    -How big data can be leveraged for organizational success
    -How to overcome pitfalls around data collection and analysis
    -How to identify data that’s most important to fundraising goals
    In order to download this white paper you must be using Google Chrome, IE 11, or Firefox 36.0.1 or above

  • Diversity in Giving: The Changing Landscape of American Philanthropy

    blackbaud.com

    Diversity in Giving: The Changing Landscape of American Philanthropy. America is in the midst of a dramatic cultural shift, but evidence suggests that organized philanthropy may be stuck in the past. As a nation becomes more ethnically and racially diverse, it is more important than ever to consider whether the fundraising playbook is due for an overhaul. We launched this study as a step toward answering questions such as “Do our current fundraising efforts reach the full spectrum of Americans who might support them? Are we speaking the language – literally and figuratively-of tomorrow’s donors?” The results of this survey will provide useful pointers toward a more inclusive approach to fundraising. In order to download this white paper you must be using Google Chrome, IE 11, or Firefox 36.0.1 or above

  • Managing Investment Risk for NonProfit Organizations

    seic.com

    NonProfit organizations tend to have investment portfolios with long time horizons, considering that most organizations plan to exist into perpetuity. Because of these long horizons, nonprofits can invest in riskier asset classes to achieve higher returns, but certain attention needs to be paid to the additional risks embedded into the portfolio through these vehicles. An active, multi-layer strategic management process is important to first understand what these embedded risks are and to ensure that the investment portfolio supports the long-term goals of the organization. In this perspective, Mary Jane Bobyock, Nonprofit Director of SEI’s Institutional Group Advisory Team, discussed the different levels of risk management for nonprofit organizations. In order to download this white paper you must be using Google Chrome, IE 11, or Firefox 36.0.1 or above

  • eBook: Cloud Financials Can Increase Finance Team Productivity by 30%

    intacct.com

    Hundreds of Nonprofits have gained control over their finances, improved operations, increased transparency and minimized costs with cloud-based financial applications.  These modern day solutions deliver the advanced capabilities needed to manage day-to-day operational issues—managing cash, providing management teams and board members with financial visibility, and helping organizations stay within budget.  Additional benefits include: elimination of Excel spreadsheets and streamlined reporting and compliance using built-in nonprofit-specific reports and FASB and IRS compliant financial statements. In order to download this white paper you must be using Google Chrome, IE 11, or Firefox 36.0.1 or above

  • The Essential Guide to Social Media for Nonprofits

    salsalabs.com

    As a nonprofit, you know just how important social media can be. The ebook, The Essential Guide to Social Media for Nonprofits, provides you a primer for making effective decisions for your strategy whether you’re new to the social media space or looking to improve your existing presence. Read the book to discover how to: – choose the right channel

  • Year-End Fundraising Survival Guide

    www1.networkforgood.org

    With such a big portion of online gifts happening in this sprint to the end of the year, it’s critical that nonprofits have a game plan to be ready for this opportunity. This guide will help you communicate more effectively and optimize your online fundraising strategy to convert more donors, receive larger gifts, and set the stage for long-term donor retention. In order to download this white paper you must be using Google Chrome, IE 11, or Firefox 36.0.1 or above

  • Why Cloud Computing Makes Sense For Nonprofits

    us.intacct.com

    Nonprofits are experiencing increased pressure, oversight, and demand for transparency from all sides. Whether the focus is government compliance, competition for funding, or accountability for outcomes, it is critical that nonprofit organizations have the edge in technology tools that improve their efficiency, reduce costs, and increase their visibility. This paper looks at the key benefits and concerns around the cloud, examines the current state of cloud computing, and helps nonprofits understand why cloud computing offers tremendous opportunity with limited risk. In order to download this white paper you must be using Google Chrome, IE 11, or Firefox 36.0.1 or above

  • The State of Digital Data in the Top 50 Nonprofit Organizations in the U.S.

    cardinalpath.com

    This whitepaper sets out to quantify a snapshot of the $316 billion philanthropic and nonprofit sector’s maturity in online analytics by looking at the top 50 nonprofit organizations in the United States. In order to download this white paper you must be using Google Chrome, IE 11, or Firefox 36.0.1 or above

  • The 5 Myths That Are Increasing Your Nonprofit’s HR Costs

    chooseust.org

    Has your nonprofit ever struggled with particularly tough HR challenges and taken a gamble on what the right next steps were? If so, you’re not alone. That’s why the Unemployment Services Trust decided to unmask some of the most commonly held *wrong* beliefs about employee turnover and unemployment claims. For a limited time, download the white paper just for nonprofit employers and find out which myths might be hurting your organization, whether you are overpaying for unemployment claims, and how you can proactively reduce HR costs. In order to download this white paper you must be using Google Chrome, IE 11, or Firefox 36.0.1 or above

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