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Developing New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testinghnudq5skz2lqp0oz7ypgs490g3fldi8kDeveloping New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testing">Developing New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testingbscfkgpblvf3gqxo87ltpozs2xvlye3zDeveloping New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testing

(English → Français) 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 Assetivb1vx27e66zzdzx9t2x2olz32p99y9hData: Your Most Important Tech Asset">Data: Your Most Important Tech Asseth3ir9z4nnwhoujpnk9r4eflcywej70hfData: Your Most Important Tech Asset

(English → Français) 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 Updatedhwmqp4kvory930ohwbx1oklcu63lunq1Facebook Page vs. Group Post Updated">Facebook Page vs. Group Post Updatedlpio5h91ne8sjmf8j0xkf0dchjl6qwu1Facebook Page vs. Group Post Updated

(English → Français) 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” 🙂036f8vo0gbukmw5i3g7t5gcu2mrrmifd Take a look at our updated chart below and click on it to get […]

Tools to Introduce Online Communications Best Practices2tylpqa14mf8r3rxm86ykulk6f6f83t0Tools to Introduce Online Communications Best Practices">Tools to Introduce Online Communications Best Practiceso4cio2h6l979770oqe5yt9d2r95zkawyTools to Introduce Online Communications Best Practices

(English → Français) 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.pv789q1s3286uk2fgq5s2gslxfvd6rvl As part of that effort, I put together some […]

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

(English → Français) 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 Techzboqgineajw0s1i8itiyxno0kntwxo7mRamping up a New Hire with Our Nonprofit Tech">Ramping up a New Hire with Our Nonprofit Tech878tg4zqglodb39iyqbblsr5gj4apl7oRamping up a New Hire with Our Nonprofit Tech

(English → Français) View originalTranslators: New Hire = Unicorns & Technological Infrastructuremf74tmi1kpyfj4q7jdntvz7mvagourk7 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 Processes3muhn47kd19sc1kzlsdma0ihlu1oir5bLooking at Communications Tools as Organizational Processes">Looking at Communications Tools as Organizational Processes4lgpccuek0mheds3zj5tc65z65fkasr5Looking at Communications Tools as Organizational Processes

(English → Français) 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 Dramao47bn8wlexk98fw07y2gelog8ox9029eFacebook Causes Drama">Facebook Causes Dramaiv25xhbad5uzoaozyulptiy4qnxwgruoFacebook Causes Drama

(English → Français) 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. f8a59r0racl1rubh8xg6jfv21yiil3prMy 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 → Français) 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.2zg31qc91334c4f0m2lnfaj89gzuksvd However, […]

2 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSCim74i03ye7t2x3sl49y19ybofmsppt6x2 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSC">2 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSC9eeg2nycotn1sihlcj3jfptdfcjfmwyl2 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSC

(English → Français) 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.prqu67p7or59xn9manmpsbi8252vl401 Collabtive is a hosted, project management tool that […]

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