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Posts about data-management

Alan Pierce | Sep 3, 2018 11:42:31 AM

3 Tips for Better Impact Project Management on a Global Scale

Have you ever led a social organization or directed a project with a global reach? If so, you probably know that impact project management at scale can get ...

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Data Management, Impact Management, Impact Perspectives, impact data, monitoring & evaluation
Alan Pierce | Jul 18, 2018 4:19:27 PM

The Secret to Millennial Engagement in the Impact Sector

How might we engage Millennials as an employee, investor, asset owner, contributor, or beneficiary? The Millennial engagement question pesters leaders at the ...

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Data Management, Data Visualization, Impact Communication, Impact Perspectives, Reporting
Unmesh Sheth | Jun 19, 2018 12:05:43 PM

Creating impact data pipeline from enterprise to asset owners through Impact ID

 Two years ago, NextBillion.net published Building a Collaborative Social Impact Measurement Operating System. The article concluded that unless we make the ...

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Data Management, Impact Communication, Impact Management, Impact Perspectives, monitoring & evaluation
Alan Pierce | Apr 6, 2018 1:52:22 PM

Finding a Needle in the Haystack: Bringing Impact Insights to Lean Data

“It is the combining, linking, and connecting of different “data islands” that turns data into knowledge – knowledge that can ultimately help create positive ...

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Data Management, Data Visualization, Impact Management, Impact Perspectives, impact data, monitoring & evaluation
Alan Pierce | Mar 29, 2018 6:11:13 PM

How To Deliver An Impact Search Engine That Works

Why many impact-oriented entities – foundations, nonprofits, social enterprises, some corporations, etc. – spend an enormous amount of time defining a theory ...

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Data Management, Impact Perspectives, Perspectives on Metrics, impact data, Metrics
Alan Pierce | Mar 25, 2018 1:24:46 PM

Uniting the Impact Ecosystem: A Call for End-to-End Impact Management

According to a survey by the Global Impact Investing Network, more than $100 billion worth of impact investing assets are currently under management. Every ...

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Data Management, Impact Management, Strategy, Impact Perspectives, impact data, impact funds, impact investing
Hetal Sheth | Jan 17, 2018 10:02:00 AM

Storytelling with Impact Learning

Like any other storytelling, Impact Storytelling is also an art. In your social impact report how do you mix qualitative data with quantitative data? And tell ...

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Data Management, Perspectives on Reporting, Impact story
Unmesh Sheth | Dec 14, 2017 7:16:54 PM

How to build effective nonprofit impact reports

The US nonprofits spend more than $1.2 Billion just building impact reports and not counting time spent in inefficient data gathering from disparate systems. ...

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Data Management, Data Aggregation, impact report
Unmesh Sheth | Dec 1, 2017 3:53:31 PM

Blueprint of Future Monitoring & Evaluation Systems

    In one of my previous article Rethinking M&E  Software, we looked at how M&E software systems are still failing to achieve key data accountability goals.  ...

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Data Management, Impact Management, Impact Perspectives, Impact story, M&E
Unmesh Sheth | Dec 1, 2017 3:48:46 PM

Rethinking M&E Software for Impact Management

While the concept of Monitoring & Evaluation has been around for decades, use of M&E software has grown ever since US Congress passed a law requiring ...

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Data Management, Impact Management, Impact Perspectives, Data Aggregation, M&E
Unmesh Sheth | Nov 12, 2017 4:26:00 PM

How to Leverage SaaS Technology for Social Good

      Social sector organizations have been noterious about building custom solutions for managing their internal data (except for fundraising products) such ...

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Data Management, SaaS, Data Aggregation, social impact measurement tool
Vivek Surve | Oct 12, 2017 10:21:00 AM

Impact Data For Growth

  An Impact investor seeks to produce beneficial social or environmental outcomes. In international development & carbon markets, this is called additionality. ...

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Data Management, Reporting
Latika Bahadur | Oct 10, 2017 12:38:00 PM

Data Management for Community Development Financial Institutions

  For Community Development Financial Institutions , data integrity is particularly essential to influence policy, improve operations on the ground and ...

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Data Management, Impact Perspectives, CDFI, Reporting
Jenny Berstad | Sep 4, 2017 9:41:34 PM

5 Reasons to Choose SaaS and Cloud as Impact Technology

 

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Data Management, Reporting
Unmesh Sheth | Aug 24, 2017 9:01:00 AM

3 Signs That You Need Data Aggregation Software

In recent years, business across all sectors have demonstrated a big concern on acquiring the right technology to solve their impact data management ...

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Data Management, impact data
Hetal Sheth | Jul 20, 2017 5:14:01 PM

Is Impact Data Collection Changing?

In the social sector there is a growing need to collect and make better use of our data. We need more data both for informed decision making and capacity ...

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Data Management, Reporting
Tiffany Eng | May 23, 2017 8:59:00 AM

Why my nonprofit became an app builder

To be clear, we never intended to become a Salesforce for nonprofits app developer.

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Data Management, Salesforce
Alan Pierce | Apr 24, 2017 11:21:04 AM

Data collection strategy (II): Tips and tools for successful implementation

Did you miss Part One of this blog? Read it here. Social impact measurement cannot be done without collecting impact data. Of course, it is much easier said ...

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Data Management, Impact Management
Unmesh Sheth | May 15, 2015 8:30:23 AM

Membership, Monitoring & Data Management at SEWA

Self Employed Women Association (SEWA) is an organization of poor, self-employed women workers with around 1.75 million members located all throughout India ...

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Data Management, membership management, monitoring & evaluation