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Three Ways To Make Sure that Your Next Big Software Project Is A Success

Posted by on Apr 17, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Three Ways To Make Sure that Your Next Big Software Project Is A Success

Buying a new fundraising CRM or replacing your finance and HR systems are big investments with critical outcomes. How can you make sure that big software projects succeed? Here are three recommendations

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4.5 Great Ways to use Pinterest and Salesforce

Posted by on Apr 15, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

4.5 Great Ways to use Pinterest and Salesforce

It hasn't exploded yet like the #askforce twitter channel, but it is gaining traction. Here are the top 5 ways Pinterest and Salesforce go together, like peanut butter and jelly.

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Why Integrations and Clean Manageable Data Help Change the World

Posted by on Apr 10, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Why Integrations and Clean Manageable Data Help Change the World

For your non-profit, nothing can be more helpful than good, clean data. How to can you do that? Capitalize on integrations.

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5 Key Items to Run a Successful Salesforce Implementation

Posted by on Apr 8, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

When implementing new technology into your organization or expanding your existing system, a little bit of planning can go a long way in ensuring the success of your project. Planning the project well, have subject matter experts and/or experienced project managers can help the project move smoothly. Every project will have bumps in the road, but below are some tips that will help smooth out the bumps.

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Questions to Ask Before Your Next Data Migration

Posted by on Apr 3, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Questions to Ask Before Your Next Data Migration

If your nonprofit is considering a data migration in the near future, you can start planning now by asking some preliminary question.

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Security vs Convenience: Securing Your Salesforce Org

Posted by on Apr 1, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Security vs Convenience: Securing Your Salesforce Org

When implementing Salesforce, we rightly focus on designing the system; what data do we need to input and the reports and dashboards we want as output. But have you thought about how your decisions regarding Salesforce’s security features can dramatically affect the overall security of your data.

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3 Reasons to Start Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Now

Posted by on Mar 27, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

3 Reasons to Start Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Now

There are a lot of factors that go into running a great peer-to-peer fundraising campaign. But before you delve into the planning phase, realizing its full potential will help you create more successful campaigns and engagement strategies.

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Understanding the Total Cost of Ownership

Posted by on Mar 25, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Understanding the Total Cost of Ownership

While the outright cost to purchase technology is usually pretty apparent, it's not the whole story, as it doesn't take into account the the hidden costs of maintenance and support and the less-tangible costs of training, user adoption and efficiency. Can You Afford the System You Want? Calculate its Total Cost of Ownership.

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Developing a High-Quality Salesforce Solution

Posted by on Mar 19, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Developing a High-Quality Salesforce Solution

Salesforce makes it simple to quickly create useful solutions for your business. “Modify your database schema - no DBA required!” “Clicks - not code!” “Become an Apex developer in 24 hours!” But too often, there is a lack of attention on other important heuristics such as scalability, maintainability, usability, quality, etc. This article addresses just a few important things to consider while developing your high-quality Salesforce solution.

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Wrapping Up NTEN’s Nonprofit Technology Conference with Radian6

Posted by on Mar 17, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Wrapping Up NTEN’s Nonprofit Technology Conference with Radian6

NTEN’s Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC) took place March 13 through the 15th. Using Salesforce Radian6 we took a look at the conversations happening around the 2014 Nonprofit Technology Conference for those three days, and here’s what we found.

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