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Code Reviews: Boost Quality and Supercharge Your Team

Steve Cox Senior Software Developer Exponent Case Management The Exponent Partners product team built and continues to improve our fully-featured Exponent Case Management app on the AppExchange. These team members are deeply experienced in software development, quality assurance, documentation, solution architecture, and configuration on the

June 23rd, 2017|Categories: Getting Started|

Exponent Partners 2016 Benefit Corporation Report

As a California Benefit Corporation, Exponent Partners publishes an annual report to review our achievements towards our "public benefit" (our mission) to build technology for social change. We believe in transparency internally and externally, so we encourage you to review our annual report to hear more about our impact

April 14th, 2017|Categories: Featured - Resources, Getting Started|

4 Reasons Why Your Foundation Should Manage Grants with a Whole Organization Solution

This is a special guest post with roundCorner. As foundations expand in size and scope, siloed legacy systems become increasingly ineffective for grants management. We find that more foundations are placing their trust in whole organization platforms to handle all their processes around philanthropic giving. Salesforce is one

March 15th, 2017|Categories: Getting Started, Philanthropy, Blog|

Spring ‘17 Salesforce Release Favorites for Nonprofits

Peter Bender Solution Architect and Lead Consultant The Salesforce release notes can be a lot to take in, but never fear. Long-time nonprofit solution architect Peter Bender has reviewed the latest features for the Salesforce Spring ‘17 release, with

February 10th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

What Case Management Teams Need to Survive in 2017

Patrick Shaw Human Services Practice Manager January is often a time for optimism and fresh goals. That being said, we’ve heard anxiety from those we know in the human services sector going into 2017. There is greater funding uncertainty

January 19th, 2017|Categories: Best Practices, Getting Started, Human Services, Blog|

Best Practices for a New Case Management System with Community Housing Partnership

Patrick Shaw Human Services Practice Manager Homelessness is a pervasive problem, and it hits U.S. families hard. Our client Community Housing Partnership (CHP) helps San Francisco families and individuals break the cycle of homelessness, housing nearly 200 families in the city’s Tenderloin

December 27th, 2016|Categories: Best Practices, Getting Started, Human Services, Blog|

Getting Started with Nonprofit Success Pack (NPSP) and Lightning Experience

Eric Magnuson Technical Sales Manager If you are interested in improving your organization’s performance by taking advantage of Salesforce and the Nonprofit Success Pack (NPSP), there’s truly never been a better time. First, you’re joining tens of thousands of

December 6th, 2016|Categories: Getting Started, Blog|Tags: , |

Data-Driven Funders: In Search of Insights

Foundations are beginning to shift their attitudes toward data, information, and knowledge. They've recognized how critical it is to understand their social impact. In addition to simply tracking the operational details of grants management, they are leveraging continuous improvement techniques and collecting data to better understand and drive grantee outcomes. In this report,

November 1st, 2016|Categories: Philanthropy|

College Access Data & Systems: Tips From Spark

Kristi Phillips Education Solution Consultant Part II in a College Access Data Series If you’ve been following along in our series, you’ve heard how our data-driven client Spark connects underserved middle school students with transformative apprenticeships to improve their school

October 27th, 2016|Categories: Outcomes and Results, Education, Blog|Tags: |

Salesforce Winter ‘17 Release Highlights for Nonprofits!

Alexa Adams Foundation Practice Lead It’s that time of year, when Salesforce provides its users an early holiday present! I’ve been poring through the Winter ‘17 Release Notes, locating the gems that will have the greatest impact for our nonprofit clients.

October 13th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: |