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JMT Consulting and Vena as Life Saving Tools
October 28, 2021
JMT Consulting and Vena as Life Saving Tools

Tools to Navigate a Nonprofit Budget Process In the past few years, we, as a whole, have learned that there’s no excuse for working with outdated technology, especially when it comes to the process of budgeting. When we talk with nonprofits about their budget process, it’s usually accompanied by moans and groans about what an…

Promoting Diversity and Inclusion in Nonprofits
August 5, 2021
Promoting Diversity and Inclusion in Nonprofits

Diversity and inclusion are specifically important concepts in the nonprofit sector because nonprofits are created to serve the community, made up of people from different backgrounds including different races, ages, genders, and abilities.

Can Nonprofits Make Money?
July 22, 2021
Can Nonprofits Make Money?

In order to function and truly be successful at reaching its goals, a nonprofit must conduct itself as a business, and yes, that means making money It’s a common misconception that nonprofits must end their fiscal year with a balance of zero dollars, or close to it, in order to make their mission successful and…

Nonprofits & Cybersecurity: The Rising Risk of Attack
May 17, 2021
Nonprofits & Cybersecurity: The Rising Risk of Attack

Cybersecurity is becoming a serious issue for nonprofits. Learn why everyone is at risk and how to put effective defenses in place before it’s too late. Nonprofits and Cybersecurity: Why Mission-Driven Organizations are at Increased Risk of Attack Nonprofits are not immune to cyber attacks. On the contrary, they are at greater risk than ever…

Top Features for Nonprofits in Sage Intacct 2021 Release 1
February 17, 2021
Top Features for Nonprofits in Sage Intacct 2021 Release 1

Available on February 19, 2021 Sage Intacct 2021 Release 1 may be one of the most exciting releases yet! In this blog, we’ll share the top new features and updates that most benefit nonprofits, including improvements in: Accounts Receivable AI and Machine Learning Reporting Consolidation If you’re looking to take full advantage of Sage Intacct…

Protect with Tech: The Importance of Investing in Secure, Modern Technology at Nonprofits
September 23, 2020
Protect with Tech: The Importance of Investing in Secure, Modern Technology at Nonprofits

This post contains the full text transcript of an interview conducted by Paul Clolery (Editor-in-Chief, The NonProfit Times) featuring nonprofit experts Jacqueline Tiso (Founder & CEO, JMT Consulting) and Emily Sachs (Nonprofit Executive & Consultant, Sachs Associates). Read along as they discuss the rising data security risks and other challenges facing organizations in times of…

COVID-19: What Nonprofits Need to Know
March 20, 2020
COVID-19: What Nonprofits Need to Know

This week has been… weird. The onset of COVID-19 in the US has changed virtually every facet of our world, and it feels like it happened almost overnight. While taking care of your health, your family, and your mental health should be top priority, you are likely facing obstacles related to your nonprofit. How do…

Adaptive Acquisition Update: A Letter from JMT
June 13, 2018
Adaptive Acquisition Update: A Letter from JMT

Like many of you, we too learned yesterday about the acquisition of Adaptive Insights Inc. by Workday Inc. Here at JMT, an event such as this is a reminder of the fluidity of the fast-paced world we live in today and of the importance for us to remain focused on JMT’s mission, to do all…

A Practical Guide to the FASB ASU 2016-14 for Nonprofits
February 23, 2017
A Practical Guide to the FASB ASU 2016-14 for Nonprofits

Last August, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) announced some major changes to accounting rules titled, “Presentation of Financial Statements of Not-for-Profit Entities.” By implementing these changes, the FASB hopes to bring increased visibility into nonprofit financial statements, what goes into the statements, and how the statements are presented. While this shouldn’t be a surprise…

How Nonprofits Optimize Giving Tuesday with the Right Technology
November 17, 2016
How Nonprofits Optimize Giving Tuesday with the Right Technology

With bellies full and coupon clippings in hand, shoppers of America step it into high gear as soon as Thanksgiving dinner ends. There’s Black Friday, Small-Business Saturday, Cyber Monday, then (our personal favorite) Giving Tuesday. While the other days may focus on great deals for your Christmas list (while boosting the economy), Giving Tuesday isn’t…

Fundware:  Death of a Giant or Evolution of Cloud Computing?
August 30, 2016
Fundware: Death of a Giant or Evolution of Cloud Computing?

Although it was no surprise to anyone familiar with Fundware and its history over the past 15 years, I was still saddened to hear the announcement from Blackbaud that it was discontinuing support.  This is pretty much as official as you can get when it comes to the end-of-life for software.   When I started…

JMT Congratulates Clients Awarded NYN Media Front-Line Heroes
March 24, 2016
JMT Congratulates Clients Awarded NYN Media Front-Line Heroes

By Sam Murphy, JMT Marketing Associate JMT Consulting Group would like to congratulate several of its client organizations on nurturing some of New York Nonprofit Media’s new Frontline Heroes. This is an exciting achievement for the individuals in these organizations, as they have exhibited the traits of the “Front-Line Hero”: commitment, leadership, innovation–true behind-the-scenes human service practitioners.   In…

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