Getting to Impact

Getting to Impact
If you're not measuring the impact of your corporate giving you're missing an opportunity to demonstrate the difference you're making with your CSR program.  If tracking your impact sounds like one more thing to add to your very long to-do list, think again.  It's much easier than it might sound and can pay huge dividends when it comes to engaging with stakeholders.  Periodically Versaic will share tips and stories about how companies are measuring their impact and taking their CSR programs to the next level.

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Grants Management Software ≠ Greater Impact
That title might seem surprising coming from a grants management software company, but it’s a reality we face every day with our clients. There is no shortcut to achieving impact with your philanthropy programs. Simply buying a grants system to measure outcomes won’t get you to greater insight or greater impact. You need a plan and that’s not something you generally look to your software...
Jun 7, 2017 12:45 PM ET
How Communications Can Elevate Clients’ CSR Initiatives
For the next two weeks, we’ll explore the topic of communicating CSR initiatives. This week, we’re fortunate to hear from an expert on the matter, Jennifer Risi from Ogilvy. Next week, Versaic CEO Burt Cummings will weigh in on communicating with authenticity. By Jennifer Risi, WW Chief Communications Officer & Managing Director, Managing Director,...
May 17, 2017 2:00 PM ET
Is That It? The Benefits of Continuous Configuration
Anyone can get cold feet when it comes to migrating to a new software solution or implementing a brand new system to tackle any kind of complex process. Managing corporate philanthropy is no different and based on the stories I’ve heard, people have good reasons to be reluctant to change. It doesn’t have to be that way, however, and the best way to illustrate that is to share a...
May 11, 2017 1:00 PM ET
Jumpstart Your Corporate Giving With Donations
For companies looking for simple, cost-effective ways to give back to the community, it’s hard to beat a donation program.  Providing products or gift cards to local community groups is often the first step a company takes in launching a corporate giving program.  It’s relatively easy to get started and the benefits for corporate donors are significant: Donation programs don’t...
Apr 25, 2017 9:00 AM ET
Feature Q&A with Tyler Butler, Principal and Founder, 11Eleven Consulting and Former CSR Director at GoDaddy
Tyler Butler is Founder and Principal of 11Eleven Consulting. 11Eleven is a boutique consulting firm focused on aiding companies who aim to do well by doing good. 11Eleven assists companies to develop meaningful and innovative corporate social responsibility (CSR) programs. Prior to 11Eleven, Tyler was responsible for...
Jan 19, 2017 1:30 PM ET