Out with the old, in with the new – Happy New Year 2017!

2016 is coming to an end and, while some of us are bidding it a sad farewell, many are pushing it out the door and are anxiously awaiting a fresh new year. A new year is a chance to make resolutions (and hopefully stick with them!) for an improved lifestyle. For some, that’s eating better and hitting….. Read more »

Happy Holidays from ResultsPlus!

We’ve been celebrating the holidays in the best ways possible at Metafile over the past couple weeks. From Secret Snowflake gift-giving to white elephant and holiday potlucks to ugly sweater contests, Metafile has been filled with holiday cheer and office camaraderie! Check out some photos of how the Metafile team celebrates the season: Virginia was fab….. Read more »

Have no data import fear, ResultsPlus is here!

Importing data into your database can be a very efficient method for updating your donor information. For newbies or first-time importers, however, it can also be a bit intimidating. Importing is not really any different than entering data manually. The major difference is that it happens all at once instead of one field or record….. Read more »

#GivingTuesday 2016: A Record-Breaking Year for Philanthropy

Another #GivingTuesday has come and gone, and the results of this year’s day of giving were phenomenal. For those of you who are unfamiliar with this holiday, #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving and is celebrated the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, providing a chance to give back after two busy days of consumerism (Black Friday….. Read more »

New Year, New Data: Year-end in your ResultsPlus CRM

It’s that time again – time for year-end! You’ve baked all the cookies, decorated the house, written holiday cards and sung all the carols, and now it’s time to say goodbye to 2016. Organizing holiday parties may not come with an instruction manual but, luckily, the ResultsPlus CRM year-end procedure (that may have made you….. Read more »

Thankfulness Never Gets Old

A new generation has arrived in my family and it has nothing to do with the birth of a child. For the first time, a member of a newer branch of the family tree has volunteered to host the family for Thanksgiving dinner. My niece has invited us all to her home in a downtown….. Read more »

Guest Post: How to Use Your Donor Data Management to Increase Donations

By Sarah Tedesco, Executive VP at DonorSearch   Your donor data is more than information on who your supporters are. It can provide insight into your nonprofit’s networking opportunities and facilitate the long-term growth of your organization. It’s vital that you manage your donor data, not just to maintain your current donor base, but to….. Read more »

Elect to Support our Vets

In 1918, on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, an agreement was signed in a forest outside of Paris to end hostilities between Germany and the Allies at the end of World War I. It was the beginning of the end of World War I and the start of Armistice….. Read more »

Nonprofit Technology: Getting your boss on-board

Nonprofit technology, like donor management software, is on your radar. Maybe you attended a conference and talked to a provider of nonprofit CRM software, or read a blog post or case study about a donor database that can increase your fundraising success. However you discovered it, you’ve decided that your nonprofit organization can definitely benefit from….. Read more »

Get the FAQs: Common Questions in the ResultsPlus Support Queue

I often review the requests from customers that come into the ResultsPlus support queue to get a feel for how our customers are using their database. The questions they ask, the scenarios they describe, and the problems they encounter provide very valuable information as we continue to look for ways to improve and grow ResultsPlus. There….. Read more »