The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (“the Act”) was signed into law on December 22, marking the largest overhaul of U.S. tax policy in decades. It will impact nearly every individual taxpayer and business in the United States. It took effect on January 1, 2018. Nonprofit organizations most certainly feel the impact of the Act, although some effects of the law will likely take years to … [Read more...] about Tax Cuts & Jobs Act – What Does Your Nonprofit Need to Know?
The business world is all about that big data these days. This is how SAS defines big data: "Big data is a term that describes the large volume of data - both structured and unstructured - that inundates a business on a day-to-day basis. But it's not the amount of data that's important. It's what organizations do with the data that matters. Big data can be analysed for … [Read more...] about 20 KPIs For Your Nonprofit To Track
It’s only September, but we can already feel the Christmas spirit in the air. Christmas is all about love, family, kindness, and giving. But for fundraisers... it's also about thinking of and executing creative and effective Christmas fundraising ideas. In our Thanksgiving Fundraising Ideas blog post, we talked about the importance of fundraising during November and … [Read more...] about 20 Creative Christmas Fundraising Ideas – Updated (2018)
Instagram is, without a doubt, a modern marketing powerhouse. In June 2018 Instagram announced it had hit the 1 billion users milestone. Among the major social networks, only Facebook and YouTube have more people logging in. The platform is growing fast. With regards to business growth, an estimated 71% of US businesses use Instagram, almost double the number of businesses … [Read more...] about Top 10 Instagram Tips for the Modern Nonprofit
Startup accelerators are nothing new. Dotted around the world, big and small, startup accelerators in their various forms and shapes have propelled thousands of startups forward. And for a reason. Startup accelerators offer a vast range of services, that can include: investment; mentorship; peer-to-peer coaching; office space; training; in-kind … [Read more...] about 9 Best Startup Accelerators For Nonprofits And Social Entrepreneurs