During this segment of Why IT Matters, we interviewed Kate Daniels from Oracle Netsuite and talked about international aid, both the good and the bad, and technology as an infrastructure for nonprofits. Kate shares the considerations Oracle gave to the Common Data Model and why they decided it’s better to participate and align than to be concerned about competition. We also had fun talking about the differences working at large vs. small organizations and how our energy changes every room that we enter.
An open invitation from our guest, Erik Arnold, Global CTO – Microsoft Philanthropies, Tech for Social Impact, for the greater technology ecosystem to participate in the Nonprofit Common Data Model to help grow the work of impact organizations.
In celebration of Dreamforce 2020, Now it Matters talks with Jessica Hauser, Executive Director of DBG Detroit about the enormous impact Salesforce has had on the organization, and the change management process along the way. We also touch on racial justice, greater nonprofit technology investments, and the interaction between nonprofits and philanthropy – an area of Jessica’s explicit expertise.