How to Stop For-Profit Colleges

RACHEL M. COHEN | December 21, 2016

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Lawmakers are cracking down on them for shady business practices. But sociology professor Tressie McMillan Cottom says bigger forces are at play.

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How Nonprofits Can and Should Approach Machine Learning and AI

Article | May 26, 2020

Nonprofits can learn a lot about technology, operations, and more from companies in the for-profit sector. One technology that has been gaining popularity among c-level executives is machine learning and its contributions to modern Artificial Intelligence (AI). Since true AI — the ability for computers to process unstructured data, form conclusions, and take action — is not yet on the horizon of possibilities, machine learning models have become synonymous with AI.

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How Nonprofits Can Secure Corporate Sponsorships

Article | May 26, 2020

As a nonprofit organization, you’re doing your part to make the world a better place. Your cause matters to your staff, volunteers, donors, and those you serve. What you do likely also appeals to businesses. Many businesses have corporate sponsorship programs with funds set aside to support nonprofits. According to a study published on Statista, an online statistics company, corporations paid 65.8 billion dollars in corporate sponsorships worldwide in 2018. If your nonprofit hasn’t pursued corporate sponsorship for your programs, capital campaigns, or fundraising events, you’re leaving a lot of potential money on the table.

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Online Giving and Other Fundraising Trends: 2020 Edition

Article | May 26, 2020

Nonprofits have a reputation of being behind the times in terms of the trends that emerge from year to year. However, if your nonprofit is able to keep up with these trends and incorporate them into your daily strategies, you’ll find yourself one step ahead of your fellow organizations and better able to advance your cause.

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It’s Time To Develop A Digital Fundraising Strategy – Nonprofits

Article | May 26, 2020

The internet is an amazing place, and not just because of the cat memes and Vines. Yes, sure there are loads of great things to do on the digital playground, but it’s also the ideal place for a nonprofit to fundraise. Let’s be real, it’s 2020 and online fundraising is really the main way that you’re going to receive donations to your nonprofit. Snail mail is so last decade. So then how should you do it? Tying your digital fundraising strategy with your digital marketing strategy is critical for maintaining messaging and credibility across all platforms, but what does that mean? Can’t you just add a “Donate Now” button on your website and call it a day? Unfortunately, digital fundraising is not that clean and simple—there’s quite a bit of process behind it all.

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