DM WRAP-UP: NEWS FROM THE WEEK OF FEBRUARY 9

Interactive Intelligence Expands Presence in Canada New Toronto office and Montreal-based data center latest in company’s Canadian expansion Interactive Intelligence Group Inc. (Nasdaq: ININ), a global provider of software and services for communications, collaboration and customer engagement, has expanded its presence in Canadawith the opening of an office in Toronto and a data center in Montreal. This expansion …

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DM Wrap-up: News from the week of February 2

Majority of Marketers Believe Marketing Needs to Undergo Dramatic Change Marketo and The Economist Intelligence Unit release report highlighting the impact of technology, the importance of managing customer engagement and the role marketers play in setting company strategy. A study of 478 senior marketers and CMOs from around the world …

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The power of ‘like’

FUNDRAISING SUPPLEMENT | How fundraisers can use Facebook to reach more people and make money. By Taslim Somani Facebook celebrated its 10th birthday this year and in the past 10 years we’ve all been witness to a sea of change in how we communicate with each other and what we say.  …

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Case study: Square & Westside Church

FUNDRAISING SUPPLEMENT | Case study: Square & Westside Church Innovative tech tools connecting Canadians Every year millions of Canadians donate to charitable and nonprofit organizations accounting for an average of 8.1% of Canada’s total GDP. While these organizations fundraise in various ways, nearly all of them rely heavily on individual donations …

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More than just a deposit: donations processing, a strategy in itself

FUNDRAISING SUPPLEMENT | More than just a deposit: donations processing, a strategy in itself  Processing donations is no longer a simple process. Or perhaps, more accurately put, if an organization wants to maximize the recruitment of new donors and the retention of current donors, it shouldn’t be. By Patrick Durbano The …

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Case study: Interactive Intelligence

FUNDRAISING SUPPLEMENT | Case study: Interactive Intelligence Interactive Intelligence campaign efforts help donate more than 500 goats to impoverished communities Interactive Intelligence Group Inc.in partnership with Oxfam, has helped donate 524 goats to impoverished communities worldwide. The donation is a result of the Interactive Intelligence Goat Giveaway, an ongoing campaign initiated in 2011 …

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Did CASL just tip the balance in favour of direct mail?

FUNDRAISING SUPPLEMENT | Did CASL just tip the balance in favour of direct mail? By Steve Falk It’s still early days, but there’s indication that Canada’s New Anti-Spam Law (CASL) will be good news for the direct mail business. Across industries, there’s talk of replacing email marketing with print and mail …

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