New Trends and Best Practices for Grantmaking That Will Survive the Pandemic

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As the pandemic continues to create uncertainty for organizations, one thing is clear–many changes in grantmaking are here to stay. This is not necessarily a bad thing. While the collections, applications, and funding processes for many organizations had to pivot or scale back in the past year, many of the changes were needed in industries … Read more

Software Tools for Organizing and Marketing Your Event

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When planning your next conference or event, you need the right tools to promote it. Marketing your event has never been this easy or scalable–but it’s also never been so overwhelming. With so many software tools to help you create content, communicate with stakeholders, organize information, and so much more. However, which tools should you … Read more

The Pros and Cons of Free Abstract Management Software

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With so many abstract management softwares out there, it can seem tempting to start with or switch to a free software to help manage your submission process. For one, planning any event is time consuming and often costly, so having a free management system can help offset some of the expense. After all, if an … Read more

Never Managed Abstracts Before? A Beginner’s Guide

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Whether you’re in a new role at an organization or newly tasked with abstract management, it can seem like a daunting challenge to start the process. How should you project manage? Which communications tools should you use? Is there any better method than spreadsheets to track submissions and their status? No matter how big or … Read more

How Using Dynamic Scoring Tools Can Make or Break the Quality of Your Campaigns

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With so many collection management software tools to choose from, it can be easy to become overwhelmed with what to prioritize when selecting the best one for your organization. However, one of the most taken for granted (even overlooked) features of collection software is the customization, flexibility, and robustness of its scoring tools.  There are … Read more

The Difference Between Dedicated Project Managers and Traditional Customer Support

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When beginning the abstract collection process, one of the most important components to the project management is developing a strategy that allows you to develop solutions in real time. Traditionally, with SaaS, customers participate in a robust on-boarding process but are then left to rely on customer support once they begin using the software. Customer … Read more