The Benefits of Using a Business Intelligence Tool at Your Nonprofit
We’ve often found that nonprofits shy away from the term “business intelligence” (BI)—it might sound too corporate, too callous, too money-focused, and certainly contrary to the highly important mission-driven work of nonprofits. However, nonprofits are businesses, and BI is essential to run effective fundraising campaigns that allow nonprofits to do the necessary work for our society.
The Giving Pyramid—An Essential Part of Any Capital Campaign
If you’re about to launch a major capital campaign, it’s crucial that you have the right data and tracking tools in place to ensure you’re headed towards success. For most organizations, the Giving Pyramid is essential...
Managing Security Settings in Raiser's Edge
Setting up security privileges in Raiser’s Edge can leave many database administrators scratching their heads. The overwhelming options for group privileges, record types, and the combinations for add, edit, and delete rights can cause an organization to have dozens of possible security groups. Read Kaylen's tips.
The 5 Metrics Fundraisers Need to Know
To help you simplify your fundraising reporting process, we have selected the five most important metrics fundraisers need to know.
Business Intelligence for Nonprofits—Four Steps
Data and reports are not the same thing as business intelligence (BI). This post will simplify the daunting task of gaining BI with your organization’s data.
How Successful Organizations Move From The Raiser's Edge to Blackbaud CRM
For those of you moving from The Raiser's Edge® to Blackbaud CRM™, here are four tips crucial for success.
Avoiding Blackbaud CRM Derailment: When Do You Need Help?
CRM implementation is big, expensive project with high visibility throughout your organization. How do you know when you're getting in over your head?