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Developing New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testing7it8s3yuj4litcxm46eh3ca419caaqh8Developing New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testing">Developing New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testingo8igoo0abcepohotxm25w390e3k19rooDeveloping New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testing

(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: We’ve been working on something that we’re pretty excited about—a new part of our website that gathers all of our training resources in one place. It hasn’t gone live yet, but we’d love to share our progress and get your feedback on this page mock up as we move forward! […]

Data: Your Most Important Tech Asset6toksaxrgwl6u5gvvloj6edb9bog7im3Data: Your Most Important Tech Asset">Data: Your Most Important Tech Assetxp9obfqm4yvjep7otjzeu1yyo7zbzf4mData: Your Most Important Tech Asset

(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: As much as we love tools here at SSC, we find that many nonprofits focus too much on them when thinking about their technology strategy and infrastructure. While tools are an important and necessary piece, it’s important that an organization focus on the more crucial piece of the technological equation: […]

Facebook Page vs. Group Post Updatedspxyrdmr73gk6yjev1jrp8hzi5bt0amiFacebook Page vs. Group Post Updated">Facebook Page vs. Group Post Updatedjl0kaiy4d5rxpiapugcmwvlnwjm7t742Facebook Page vs. Group Post Updated

(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: Hi Folks, just wanted to let you know that we’ve updated our Facebook Page vs. Group blog post to match current, April 2012 reality, knowing full well that it will change after I hit “Publish” 🙂ftrtpfegb62qcltyfjyexxmf8305io2n Take a look at our updated chart below and click on it to get […]

Tools to Introduce Online Communications Best Practicesiim6d04u6yhli3mys067vggmcorob81kTools to Introduce Online Communications Best Practices">Tools to Introduce Online Communications Best Practicesz8bfrk7sg6a9crd6mhvwp7g0q1hgbss0Tools to Introduce Online Communications Best Practices

(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: We spend a lot of time here at Aspiration and here on the SSC Blog talking about online communications best practices, trying to help nonprofits and social justice organizations find ways to use technology cheaper and more effectively for their missions.ejwyxyla4ylsdw4wzg8c8305v6o5opht As part of that effort, I put together some […]

Hooray! Let’s talk Administration Tools">Hooray! Let’s talk Administration Tools

(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: Matt asked me to take a few lines and discuss the tools I use in my role in Operations here at Aspiration. We agreed the best way to get that ball rolling was to build out a toolbox in SSC highlighting them. And not surprisingly to those that read this […]

Ramping up a New Hire with Our Nonprofit Tech3oclspyuzt03q28t41pl5qx113pxfag8Ramping up a New Hire with Our Nonprofit Tech">Ramping up a New Hire with Our Nonprofit Tech2ejt69ia90ta3qg0x0wszhxfwfgpecp6Ramping up a New Hire with Our Nonprofit Tech

(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: New Hire = Unicorns & Technological Infrastructurese30ij3n99ojuemokazgi98q0k1za7st Aspiration recently had the pleasure of welcoming a new employee, Misty Avila! This is awesome, we love her and everyone is holding hands in the unicorn and rainbow fields. Flash to the next day when Matt has to ramp her up to Aspiration’s […]

Looking at Communications Tools as Organizational Processesarpvii99ygrc5joz43wq4o0binwm6dh6Looking at Communications Tools as Organizational Processes">Looking at Communications Tools as Organizational Processesbc6u67d1huiedhyu7zt9n767gks39n8aLooking at Communications Tools as Organizational Processes

(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: We spend a lot of time on this blog and on the interwebs in general talking about the Good that software tools can do for an organization. Whether it’s a tool that makes collaborative editing easier or a piece of code that automates a repetitive task, software has the possibility […]

Facebook Causes Dramai1dal1igrr2ffl75f1n57u8yy8gnusz2Facebook Causes Drama">Facebook Causes Dramab5uuebxot1vrnsesw8hy2vd5iic2clrdFacebook Causes Drama

(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: I recently set up a Facebook Cause for Aspiration, the mama org of Social Source Commons. It was simple and in only a few minutes I had created an Aspiration Cause that I could use to find supporters and receive donations. 8993mop42gg0m1aj1t266kb1qp711khzMy motivation wasn’t to start the grand “Help Aspiration […]

“Specific Use Case Tools” or “How I Subtitled My Video While Locating Food Pantries”">“Specific Use Case Tools” or “How I Subtitled My Video While Locating Food Pantries”

(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: As a website that helps nonprofits find software tools to help them do the work that makes the world a better place, there are some things that most nonprofits need or at least get a lot of use from. Things like CRMs, CMSes (plural rule, anybody?) and accounting software.kstabgaaswjucqj4jcww0nboolijw3r7 However, […]

2 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSCyu023o1anjfpo59ztarpnb8biwmfq9of2 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSC">2 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSC26v02j8x4o88mr08yz9qw9ju5ami4isx2 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSC

(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: As we get more and more great New Tools added to Social Source Commons, we like to shout them out and see what our illustrious users think. So take a gander and let us know what tools are lighting up YOUR toolbox.5c62o93vjc2jsnxd7nvipa84uxjj8044 Collabtive is a hosted, project management tool that […]

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