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Why and How You Should Backup Nonprofit Data

Maintaining backups has become a popular practice for one main reason: It’s better to be safe than sorry. You should […]

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How Should Nonprofits Clean Up Data?

Maybe your data could use a clean-up? Learn how to make the task less daunting with these resources and practical steps.

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Video: How Data Quality Defines Your Organization

Build Consulting data quality expert Peter Mirus explores the role of good data quality in this recording webinar presentation. Learn why making small changes in your process now can have big payoffs in your fundraising objectives.

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Video: Improving Nonprofit CRM Data Management

Join Community IT Innovators’ partners Build Consulting’s development, fundraising, operations, and CRM experts, for an “Ask the Experts” webinar. They offer ideas and answer real life questions about how to take your donor data management to the next level.

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EU General Data Protection Regulations and Nonprofits

The European Union enacted a new set of rules called the General Data Protection Regulations. EU General Data Protection (GDPR) […]

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What is a Nonprofit vCIO? When Does a Nonprofit Benefit?

Learn the value of this role and its limitations, alternatives to vCIO, and how outsourced IT benefits nonprofits.

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Webinar: Nonprofit IT a Look Ahead

Join CEO Johan Hammerstrom, CTO Matt Eshleman, Senior Consultant Nura Aboki, and Director of IT Business Managers Pat Sprehe for a wide ranging discussion of nonprofit IT innovations on Wednesday, February 15 at 3pm Eastern, Noon Pacific.

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Video: Creating Value and Saving Money on Nonprofit Tech

CEO Johan Hammerstrom, hosted by Nonprofit Learning Labs, in a new webinar on creating value with strategic nonprofit IT.

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Community IT Voices: Galen Wenger’s New Endeavor, Orchard Stack

Community IT Voices interview with Galen Wenger on his new endeavor, Orchard Stack, a software solution for food delivery nonprofits.

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LastPass Hack and Nonprofits

What is a password manager and how does this hack of LastPass impact the security of nonprofits using this tool?

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Community IT Voices: Biggest Nonprofit Tech Stories of 2022

The biggest nonprofit tech stories of 2022 selected by senior staff and some under-reported IT NPtech stories with wide impact.

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Video: Nonprofit IT Expert Round Table

CEO Johan Hammerstrom, CTO Matt Eshleman, and Director of IT Consulting Steve Longenecker provide expert analysis of nonprofit IT trends including the need for governance and policies to catch up to remote/hybrid work, does single sign on reflect the end of passwords, and user experience considerations for IT tools and training.

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Video: AI and Machine Based Learning – Nonprofit Tech of the Future

CEO Johan Hammerstrom, Director of IT Consulting Steve Longenecker, and Senior IT Business Manager and Consultant Nura Aboki discuss nonprofit tech of the future including AI and machine based learning for nonprofits.

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Video: Cyber, Crypto, Blockchain – Nonprofit Tech of the Future

CEO Johan Hammerstrom, Director of IT Consulting Steve Longenecker, and Senior IT Business Manager and Consultant Nura Aboki discuss nonprofit tech of the future including Cyber, Crypto, and Blockchain applications for nonprofits.

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Video: VR, AR, and more – Nonprofit Tech of the Future

CEO Johan Hammerstrom, Director of IT Consulting Steve Longenecker, and Senior IT Business Manager and Consultant Nura Aboki discuss nonprofit tech of the future including Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and more.

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Celebrate Cybersecurity Month

To celebrate Cybersecurity Month, we put together a treat bag for every visitor – so many free resources for nonprofits to increase cybersecurity!

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Video: Staffing IT Positions at Nonprofits

CEO Johan Hammerstrom and guest Nura Aboki discuss staffing issues and options and when you know you should outsource or hire or build your IT team from within.

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Video: Security Training for Nonprofit Grantees

Matt Eshleman, CTO at Community IT and Jada Breegle, Chief Information Officer at Legal Services Corporation discuss an email anti-phishing training project for 100+ grantees case study.

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Microsoft Retires Basic Authentication

Microsoft retires Basic Authentication October 1 replacing it with Modern Authentication – learn what impacts this will have for your nonprofit IT team.

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Video: 10 Free IT Security Tools for Nonprofits

Hosted by Nonprofit Learning Lab, with CTO and cybersecurity expert Matt Eshleman. Learn about free tools to protect your nonprofit from scams and hackers.

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Video: SharePoint for Nonprofits

Kyle Haines, Partner at Build Consulting, and Steve Longenecker, Director of IT Consulting at Community IT go over questions on file sharing, migrating to SharePoint and other considerations.

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Video: Nonprofit Tech Trends Leaders Need to Know

Hosted by Nonprofit Hub, with CEO Johan Hammerstrom and CTO Matt Eshleman. Learn top trends to help you budget and plan for IT at your nonprofit. Available on-demand.

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Video: Cyber Insurance for Nonprofits

Jenna Kirkpatrick Howard from Lockton Insurance talks with cybersecurity expert Matt Eshleman about ways the market is changing and how to learn what coverage you need.

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Community IT Voices: Saba Gebru, Director of Service Operations

Community IT Voices interview with Saba Gebru about her journey to Washington DC and how she turned her passion for nonprofits into an IT career.

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Video: Managing Google Workspace and Office 365 Together

Norwin Herrera and Carolyn Woodard discuss managing a hybrid on-line platform, with Dominique Diggs from the Social Justice School in DC helping present a case study.

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Microsoft Follina Vulnerability Impact on Nonprofits

Don’t click on email attachments to avoid a compromise at your nonprofit organization while the IT nonprofit community works to address the new vulnerability in Microsoft Office.

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Video: Google Workspace for Nonprofits

Join Steve Longenecker, Director of IT Consulting, and Carolyn Woodard for a discussion of all things Google Workspace for Nonprofits.

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Video: Moving Office IT Considerations – Update

William Maxwell and Rick Alloway discuss planning for an office move, downsize, or getting rid of your office – what are the IT considerations? When should you start planning?

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Video: Preventing Financial Fraud at Your Nonprofit

Hosted by Nonprofit Learning Lab, with CTO Matt Eshleman and Carole Melvin, Senior Manager with YPTC. Learn simple steps to protect your nonprofit from financial fraud.

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IT Supply Chain Pain for Nonprofits

A worldwide supply chain crunch has hampered timely delivery of IT equipment to customers of all types. Learn what to order now for your nonprofit.