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Free tech advice available to rural and remote not-for-profits

Posted on 30/01/14 by Ben Teoh
Finding the access to training and advice in remote areas can be a challenge at the best of times and with the roll out of high speed broadband continuing across the country, it’s important that... Read More

Windows XP Upgrade Tips – Will Your Existing Software and Hardware Work?

Posted on 28/01/14 by TSGOPS
Now that it's time to upgrade from Windows XP (it retires in early April 2014), you may well be wondering how much of your current software and hardware will work on Windows 7 or Windows 8.1.... Read More

Is your not-for-profit boring on Facebook?

Posted on 23/01/14 by Prashan Paraman...
The setup: I was sitting down with a friend who runs a $10m not-for-profit the other day talking Facebook. He knew they needed to be on Facebook, he said, but what exactly was he meant to do when... Read More
What is RSS?

What is RSS?

Posted on 21/01/14 by Tori Jaffer
Instead of spending time searching for website articles, why don't you let them come to you?     It's very likely you've wondered, once or twice, about what this icon stands for... Read More

Get your year started with free education resources for NFPs

Posted on 20/01/14 by Ben Teoh
Every month, Connecting Up runs events to help not-for-profit organisations use technology better – whether it’s understanding new tech, being more productive or having a stronger online presence... Read More

#14CU: Full program and registrations now open for Connecting Up Conference 2014

Posted on 16/01/14 by Christine Halim
Get ready for another exciting Connecting Up Conference in 2014 as the full program is now available and registrations are open at special early bird rates. Also, don't miss the Day of Service... Read More

Congratulations! Calxa reaches $500,000 worth of donations to NFPs

Posted on 15/01/14 by Ben Teoh
In 2011, Calxa committed to donating $1,000,000 worth of their Calxa Premier budgeting software to grassroots not-for-profit organisations in Australia and New Zealand. Since then, hundreds of... Read More

Thanks for making #GivingTuesday a Success!

Posted on 09/12/13 by Ben Teoh
We'd like to say a huge thanks to everyone who participated in #GivingTuesday this year! We had a busy day tracking tweets, replying to Facebook updates, reading #unselfies from all of the... Read More

#GivingTuesday is Here! Celebrate with over 10,000 organisations around the world

Posted on 03/12/13 by Ben Teoh
Today is #GivingTuesday, a chance for us to encourage Australians to 'give back' and support the great work the not-for-profit sector does. We've already seen some fantastic examples of Australian... Read More

Connecting Up at Connecting Communities

Posted on 29/11/13 by Ben Teoh
Hosted by Microsoft in partnership with TechSoup Global, Connecting Up and Infoxchange, this year's Australian Connecting Communities event saw not-for-profit organisations come together to hear... Read More

Teaming Up for #GivingTuesday

Posted on 26/11/13 by Mindy Leow
Giving Tuesday is not only a fantastic opportunity for individuals to give back to worthy causes through donations but also a chance to raise awareness for how we can make ethical choices everyday... Read More

What’s the benchmark? NFP digital and social media measures up

Posted on 25/11/13 by Claire O'Rourke
Not-for-profits and organisations of social value we speak to all over Australia are grappling with the impact evolving media technologies have on strategy and resources for marketing, campaigning... Read More

National Telework Week 2013 - what's in your bag?

Posted on 19/11/13 by Ben Teoh
A recent study by accounting software provider, MYOB revealed some interesting statistics about teleworking by small businesses. While not-for-profits may be a little different, we're already... Read More

Member of the month: Sunraysia Community Health Services

Posted on 14/11/13 by Meagan Crozier
Sunraysia Community Health Services (SCHS) has been providing primary healthcare to the district of Mildura, in north-west Victoria, for over 30 years. Servicing a regional area of about 50,000... Read More

Think global, learn local - NetSquared

Posted on 13/11/13 by Stephen Blyth
This in a nutshell is what NetSquared groups are all about. A global movement for social change with people connecting locally.  You'll see many familiar topics being talked about by people... Read More

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