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Developing New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testing5ckzj6aixi4wyee0azr9kg5wxxy9hzsdDeveloping New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testing">Developing New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testingzz1kug79itx8p4m5spn3gzcnz8d7ju48Developing New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testing

(English → Deutsch) 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! […]

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(English → Deutsch) 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 Updatedeuaqg5nqbg4rtbvvqzl1yqtkehrkwz81Facebook Page vs. Group Post Updated">Facebook Page vs. Group Post Updated0nn5ezcvalerqel4c52jo52jitrl8oszFacebook Page vs. Group Post Updated

(English → Deutsch) 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” 🙂z3e56wrj4htm39h4mcvwmmwdz956znsp Take a look at our updated chart below and click on it to get […]

Tools to Introduce Online Communications Best Practicesu416rmiuznee6mjrokpm2ah7f703hht1Tools to Introduce Online Communications Best Practices">Tools to Introduce Online Communications Best Practices580qlwfl1x6qwb9x5akgxtoxi0f11bmwTools to Introduce Online Communications Best Practices

(English → Deutsch) 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.7z1i8q9ifyd9mx3v6asw00xt0ktwleei As part of that effort, I put together some […]

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

(English → Deutsch) 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 Techiuo3ui28hav6xoj1xny56pg6lr3h8nagRamping up a New Hire with Our Nonprofit Tech">Ramping up a New Hire with Our Nonprofit Techrq97v4v35t5jyqatvlridt1thnwu0krhRamping up a New Hire with Our Nonprofit Tech

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: New Hire = Unicorns & Technological Infrastructureq3bh3oerqd3r7dkywp4n1k6f4n66axyr 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 Processesy0caxuns875p8j43f7ukgc60afwhbxfzLooking at Communications Tools as Organizational Processes">Looking at Communications Tools as Organizational Processesx810bfp8hwxv2outqn1q9l6v5r399y5xLooking at Communications Tools as Organizational Processes

(English → Deutsch) 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 Dramavobam2bjz83ifnl93ugpfswzqmvnt8qeFacebook Causes Drama">Facebook Causes Dramaw8srs8xtj4vjo3d5o9drgu3ep2roxj0kFacebook Causes Drama

(English → Deutsch) 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. 4sheaebmbqobz6wlr6yh94r1hcawmuchMy 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 → Deutsch) 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.nvjt1zm4bg446mfsrk8sv6622vg9ynzc However, […]

2 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSCa631tdw5bjqjp9czgljohk9waw4el9qm2 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSC">2 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSCezygr7lsao01nu2qlr07pz1vwqmyggtl2 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSC

(English → Deutsch) 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.4yazezxq26ahskiuqbc23gc1lm8jec28 Collabtive is a hosted, project management tool that […]

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