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March 19, 2018
Currency speculation aside – blockchain is a hugely transformative technology uniquely suited to the distributed nature of municipal governments’ day-to-day life. Co-ordinating the activities of inter-governmental agencies at the provincial, state, and federal levels, not-for-profits, community groups, inspectors, and contractors would require significant central overhead to achieve. Plus these groups are frequently fiercely independent, at odds, or even outright suspicious of each other. Far better a decentralized approach, a platform that facilitates co-operation and collaboration without the need to trust a single central authority.
March 5, 2018
Government IT leaders are exploring the potential for artificial intelligence (AI) to streamline decision making, increase the efficiency of business processes, reduce human error, and improve the response time to cybersecurity events. Understand where early investments in AI are typically occurring and take the necessary steps to prepare your agency for the proliferation of AI-enabled technology.
July 14, 2017
Nonprofits typically focus on their clients and services first – not a bad thing! However, to continue moving forward with their mission and vision, nonprofits need to make cybersecurity a part of their strategy discussions alongside next year’s fundraising goals.
May 15, 2017
Funding and fundraising are critical life-giving components to nonprofits – but they also present potential obstacles in the form of PCI DSS compliance. With a focus on raising funds by connecting to donors in any way possible, it is important to not overlook the financial and reputational costs of non-compliance to required standards.
May 12, 2017
Tracking project benefits has been challenging for the past 20 years, yet the nonprofit sector is becoming more serious about tracking project benefits because of the intensified competition for project funding. To prove their mettle, many nonprofits are being forced into a level of benefits commitment that far exceeds the expectations of private corporations.