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Technology Innovation Award Spotlight: Chris Powers, Co-Founder of Reciprocity

Tech Impact's Technology Innovation Awards recognize nonprofit organizations that have plans to positively impact their communities and change lives through innovative technology projects. A $10,000 grant helps implement these technologies — from building apps, producing interactive data sets for ...
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How to Access Free IT Training for Young Adults through ITWorks

Why settle for just a job when you could be starting a career? IT workers are in demand. Many IT jobs include great pay and benefits.  Tech Impact’s ITWorks offers free training to motivated young adults who are high school graduates, ages 18-26 years old, and who have not earned a bachelor’s ...
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9 Ways Dashboards Will Change Your Nonprofit

Communicating and distributing key performance indicators and metrics about your nonprofit to stakeholders can be a manual, time-consuming process. Today, there are a host of accessible tools for nonprofits that can automate dashboarding tasks and make interactive reports resulting in compelling ...
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Four Phrases Indicating It’s Time to Select New Software

Your nonprofit deploys several tools to collect feedback—tools like annual satisfaction surveys and audits of annual projects and internal processes. Such tools help you stay ahead of trends and create a culture of continuous improvement. But do you know what to listen for when it’s time to review ...
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Re-Introducing an In-Person Tech Forward

In 2019, we hosted our third annual Tech Forward Conference in New Orleans. Alongside networking parties, Second Line parades, and Big Easy bands, people from 200 nonprofits gathered to share ideas and inspiration around innovative tech in the sector. We learned about new systems and platforms and ...
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ITWorks Student Spotlight: Cliff Wilson

Before ITWorks, Cliff Wilson worked for a seafood company conducting customer service and inventory. He also had the opportunity to troubleshoot laptops and printers when he worked for Delaware County Community College and was building his own PCs during his free time for fun. ITWorks alumni and ...
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ITWorks Student Spotlight: Virginia Bomar

Before applying to ITWorks, Virginia Bomar was on the search for a more fulfilling career path. She had always been interested in IT and IT security, and when she searched for relevant training programs, ITWorks appeared at the top of the page. She submitted her application and was accepted into ...
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ITWorks Student Spotlight: Omar Acevedo

Omar Acevedo was already studying on his own for the CompTIA A+ certification when he stumbled upon a Reddit post about the ITWorks program. The opportunity to continue studying with the help of an instructor and classmates seemed preferable, so Omar decided to apply. Omar’s previous experience in ...
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CXWorks Alumni Spotlight: Princess Cruz

After graduating from the CXWorks program this past March, Princess Cruz jumped straight into her new career as a Customer Service Representative at CVS. Having secured the position during her last week of training, Princess’s first day on the job happened to fall on the same day as ...
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CXWorks Spotlight: India Petitt

While browsing job listings, India Petitt came across a post about the CXWorks program. She had been working as a security guard for two years and was looking for alternative career opportunities. India decided to apply to the CXWorks program, as she felt it could provide her with professional ...
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