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(English → Español) 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 → Español) 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: […]

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(English → Español) 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” 🙂fo1rjc9cn0bkneaca6elk7jeit62ssex Take a look at our updated chart below and click on it to get […]

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(English → Español) 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.83x3ntbd857uj0g8075q9ysyvs2zdswb As part of that effort, I put together some […]

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(English → Español) 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 […]

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(English → Español) View originalTranslators: New Hire = Unicorns & Technological Infrastructurek9loiggms32m2t1c7cgrf07mx4ja9huj 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 Processesetn3zw58lgpbcm25b96exzccfx7vrs3wLooking at Communications Tools as Organizational Processes">Looking at Communications Tools as Organizational Processesqgn5b72h7r163caub029ujj4195uc6gtLooking at Communications Tools as Organizational Processes

(English → Español) 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 […]

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(English → Español) 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. gz7hkfssbo9mkkc650o0pevnd7go4vhbMy 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 → Español) 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.rweizp2vw0wyv0gf5ma8ph6hf8wa3fyl However, […]

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(English → Español) 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.eshqlsjdyhbfn3hye0vmew3hon7g90nd Collabtive is a hosted, project management tool that […]

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