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Turn Your Dust Collecting Strategic Plan Into An Info-graphic

Turn Your Dust Collecting Strategic Plan Into An Info-graphic

  For most organizations strategic planning is an annual event. It is an excellent way to review and reflect on the past year, to be reminded of your mission and vision, and to plan for the year ahead.   We spend at least one full day at the end of each year conducting a strategic […]

Keep Up With All The Online Reading You Want To Do With This Simple Action

Keep Up With All The Online Reading You Want To Do With This Simple Action

  How we keep up with all of the information that gets sent our way?   Keeping up with everything you want to read is an insurmountable task. And so it should be, the more you read, the more you’re interested in.   How can you manage it all? When it comes to information being […]

Seven Steps to Reclaiming Your Desktop

Seven Steps to Reclaiming Your Desktop

  A few weeks back we wrote about de-cluttering your email’s inbox. Today we’ll tackle your desktop.   Your digital desktop is like your physical desktop. A screen filled with file icons is like a desk with massive piles of paper. The main issue with disorganization like this, is not being able to use the […]

Six Reasons For A Content Audit Of Your Nonprofit’s Website

Six Reasons For A Content Audit Of Your Nonprofit’s Website

  Content audits are a way of excel-ifying your website. With the help of a worksheet, all webpages, titles, descriptions, links to other pages, tags, and images are catalogued and recorded.   The purpose of a content audit is to track of the metadata of your website. So if you, for example, take down a […]

Cloud Storage Policy Comparison

Cloud Storage Policy Comparison

Cloud storage is quickly becoming the storage preference for personal use and small organizations. One reason for this, is most technology services incorporate their cloud storage within the service they provide. For example, when a person purchases an iphone, an account with icloud is created and the data from the phone is automatically transferred and […]

Four steps to a clutter-free inbox

Four steps to a clutter-free inbox

  Is your inbox a dumping ground for any inbound communication? Here are 4 steps to take control right now.   Your inbox and desktop are the digital versions of your physical desk. An inbox with hundreds (or dare I say, thousands) of emails is like a desk with a massive pile of paper. You […]

Back to School for Nonprofit Professionals

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A great way to get the training you need, as you complete work projects.   There are so many resources to help nonprofit professionals learn a new skill.   The Center for Sustainable Development is one such organization. What’s unique about their approach is they teach learners using their own work projects. For example, if […]

Optimizing Search Engines with Information Management Principles

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  Is SEO just information management? Well, maybe not quite, but it sure helps!   For the past few months I have been working on a lengthy search engine optimization (SEO) project and as an information guru, it has been truly fascinating!   The job of a search engine is to respond to a user’s […]

The Cost of Employee Transition

The Cost of Employee Transition

I read an article last week about someone, describing herself as “typical millennial,” has had seven jobs in seven years. If this much transition is typical, imagine how much time and information gets lost between employees? With each new employee, organizations spend time, (and therefore money) getting them up to speed; and as each former […]

An Accessible Website in 12 Steps

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Information is being put online at a dramatic pace. According to IBM, 90% of the data in the world has been added in just the past two year alone! People who could not previously access information now can. And because of this, each person’s ability to learn, communicate, and share information has been drastically changed. […]

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