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Kari's Confessions

Feb 11, 2024

In this episode of “Kari's Confessions,” Kari Anderson, a nonprofit executive and founder of Incite! Consulting, reveals evaluation techniques for nonprofits and shares invaluable insights on how to capture data that truly matters to evaluate your success effectively. This episode is a gold mine of advice on why gathering and evaluating data is essential for any nonprofit, how to determine what metrics you should be tracking, and the evaluation tools that can help you without breaking the bank. Whether you're a small and mighty organization or a sprawling entity, Kari's expert guidance from her 25-year nonprofit career will help make data collection and evaluation less overwhelming and more impactful for achieving your mission.

Key Episode Takeaways:

  • The importance of capturing data and evaluating program success for building trust with donors and ensuring organizational focus
  • Strategies for determining what data your nonprofit should track to avoid mission drift and enhance efficiency
  • Affordable and practical evaluation tools that nonprofits can implement to start gathering valuable data right away
  • Involvement of staff and volunteers in the goal-setting and data collection process for greater accountability and effectiveness
  • Kari's personal insights and experiences that underline the value of data in nonprofit management and donor communication

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