Reporting Best Practices: 7 Tips

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Reporting Best Practices: 7 Tips

As a nonprofit, you want to be focused on delivering mission to your constituents, not on reporting. However, reporting on the work you do is critical for understanding the outcomes of your efforts, as well as for telling the story of those outcomes to funders.

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We believe that the path to making data matter starts with reporting practices. We created this eBook to help you identify common mistakes many nonprofits make when it comes to reporting, as well as to give you a set of reporting best practices that you can institute in your organization.

We’re sharing these 7 reporting best practices:

  1. Be Strategist With Your Reporting
  2. Be Consistent In Your Reports
  3. Simplify The Data Being Collected
  4. Coordinate With Team Members To Ensure Consistency of Data
  5. Set Milestones
  6. Keep Database Records
  7. Reassess and Reevaluate Internal Reporting Practices

Ready to dive in? Check out the free eBook here.

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Apricot’s reporting platform allows you to create and share reports securely within the system. Reporting happens in real time so that you can monitor results and be responsive when it matters.

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With Apricot, your data is right at your fingertips in a cloud-based solution that gives your organization freedom from paper files, spreadsheets, local hardware, and monthly maintenance downtimes.

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Apricot is hosted on a best-in-class Amazon Web Services (AWS) environment so your data is secure, backed up, and compliant. User-based permissions and audit trails further enable secure access to data.

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Apricot allows you to easily track volunteers as well as clients. Utilize guest user modules and webforms to further engage your constituents.

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Track, report, and assess your organization’s mission! Apricot allows you to track clients, volunteers, services, and more.

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