Data Mining

Nonprofit Executives and Artificial Intelligence: A Path to Co-Existence
September 26, 2019 at 11:37 am

I hope you're as excited about artificial intelligence in the philanthropic sector as I am. While I'm not saying that artificial intelligence is the end all be all, it's impressive to experience the dawn of this new age. Things we never thought possible have become a reality.

Reaching Peer-to-Peer Supporters Through Data-Driven Personas
September 24, 2019 at 12:42 pm

To encounter the donors who are likely to participate in peer-to-peer activities, we need to look to personas. These are not your run-of-the-mill personas many of us have used in past communications efforts. These personas are derived from complex statistical models and go well beyond the marketing personas.

#GrantWeek Spotlight: Ann K. Emery
July 31, 2019 at 11:32 am

During #GrantWeek, Amy K. Emery will share her insights on the data visualization design process, so you can transform your spreadsheets into stories. Ann is a sought-after speaker who equips organizations around the globe to use their data more effectively.

Quality Data Is Essential to Maximize Your Fundraising Potential
July 3, 2019 at 9:09 am

Quality data is critical in helping to deepen our relationships with our donors. Data can help develop an action plan to use with each donor. It is needed to determine donor interests, appropriate gift requests, appropriate timing and appropriate recognition and appreciation...

Collaborative Learning Helps Nonprofits Reach Mission Impact Goals
May 30, 2019 at 11:04 am

There has been a growing trend in our space, and it keeps on growing. With over 1.5 million nonprofits in the U.S. alone, those who are supporting various nonprofits are demanding more accountability—they want to know how their dollars are being spent and how those dollars are impacting nonprofit missions...

Artificial Intelligence Will Make Your Nonprofit Smarter
May 24, 2019 at 9:32 am

As a recent blog in NonProfit PRO described, artificial intelligence is all the rage in the nonprofit world. Traditionally slow to embrace technologies employed in the for-profit world, nonprofits have actually been early adopters of AI...