These are some of the top features that customers report that their user bases find very useful (even fun!) and make the switch to Salesforce.com and NGO Connect even more worthwhile.
These features are great examples of the difference that the Salesforce platform can make
for your organization. In the past, traditional donor databases just didn’t have the computing power or architectural flexibility to offer functionality like this. Now, in the current era of powerful cloud-based applications like Salesforce, and with a stronger value placed on collaboration and constituent-centered focus, a new landscape of possibility has been opened up to fund raisers and other professionals who concentrate on cultivating relationships with constituents.
If you missed Heller Consulting’s Fundraising with NGO Connect webinar last month, fear not. Here’s a brief overview of what happened. Watch the full presentation over at Heller Consulting’s site, and check out the slides below..
Alliance to Save Energy (ASE) was one of the first organizations to be up and running with NGO Connect, the newest member of the Salesforce1 for Nonprofits family. While there are always benefits to being first, there is also a level of risk involved when leading a fleet into uncharted territory. Fortunately ASE was able to work closely with a team of consultants and developers who have the most experience implementing NGO Connect, and are now working with a powerful system that addresses much more than just their fundraising needs.Read More
Heller Consulting put together a list of the top 5 NGO Connect features in their paper, NGO Connect – Maximizing its Potential for You. So far, we have gone over Ease of Access and Viewing, Giving Summaries, Badges and Chatter. Today we will be going over Salesforce Case Management.Read More
So far, we have gone over a few important parts of a successful change management campaign: Communication Plans, Building Momentum, Reporting and Analytics, and Timely selection and Strategic Guard Rails. Today, we will cover the final step in your change management campaign: Developing Skills in your CRM Implementation.Read More
Idealist Consulting recently partnered with Mike Spear of Classy and Matt Scott of UpRaise Consulting for a webinar on how to ramp up your recurring revenue program. Recurring donations can be a game-changer for nonprofits of all sizes – up to 75% of one-time donors do not give again the following year, but most of this is preventable just by changing “the ask.”Read More