Foundations and Futures: Nonprofit Technology 2012


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Using info from Idealware and NTEN, this is a look at what nonprofits need to have a successful organization. And...from what I learned at the LASA conference in London-- what's coming in the near future.

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Foundations and Futures: Nonprofit Technology 2012

  1. 1. Foundations and Futures Technology and Nonprofits With Trish Perkins, Tech Consultant HandyCapable Network
  2. 2. Who’s Trish? • Nonprofit systems analyst and designer • Affordable nonprofit technology consultant • Trainer—Google, Salesforce, Office, Video, Social Networks, WordPress web sites
  3. 3. The Nonprofit Tech PictureIn more than 400 social change groups:• 59% report are frustrated or really struggling with technology.• More funding is not the most important factor in satisfaction with technology.• Having enough tech staff is the most important factor.
  4. 4. • What do we need? Communications and fund raising tools, we said.• 47% do not have online donations from their web sites.• Over 50% have inadequate data management– slips of paper, Excel spreadsheets, personal address books to manage contacts/donors/ content yet 70% consider it important.
  5. 5. Idealware.Org
  6. 6. LEADING CHANGE:Top Trends and How to Lead Your Organization Through Them Holly Ross in London
  7. 7. LET GOcloud
  9. 9. Efficiency vs. Effectiveness
  10. 10. MOTIVATEsocial
  11. 11. MOTIVATE: Get Social
  12. 12. Motivate: Get SocialAverage number of contentpieces a Facebook user createseach month90
  13. 13. Motivate: Get Social Number of minutes spent per month on Facebook (in billions)700
  14. 14. Motivate: Get Social Average number of tweets per day (in millions140
  15. 15. COLLABORATEdata
  16. 16. COLLABORATE: Set Your Data Free
  17. 17. COLLABORATE: Set Your Data Free
  18. 18. COLLABORATE: Set Your Data Free
  19. 19. COLLABORATE: Set Your Data Free
  20. 20. COLLABORATE: Set Your Data Free
  21. 21. COLLABORATE: Set Your Data Free
  22. 22. COLLABORATE: Set Your Data Free
  23. 23. What’s Coming?Stephen Leonard,Chief Executive of IBMUK and Ireland, says:• Big Data• Social Media – Collaboration• Mobility
  24. 24. MOBILIZE: Use the phone
  25. 25. Links and Websites…MORE RESOURCES
  26. 26. Tech Soup
  27. 27. Contact Us (336) 457-0400 Facebook & everywhere: travelertrish