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  • Jim McGeever, Mark Hurd Promise More, More, More in SuiteWorld 2017 Keynote: Next Starts Now

    In the opening keynote from SuiteWorld 2017, NetSuite Global Business Unit Executive Vice President Jim McGeever shares what’s next for NetSuite and the industry. McGeever announces SuiteSuccess, a new industry cloud solution, and SuitePeople, core HR functionality built onto the NetSuite platform.

  • Legal Aid Society Boosts Efficiency and its Mission with NetSuite

    For the Legal Aid Society of Rochester (LASROC), every dollar saved on administrative efficiency is a dollar that can go toward providing legal services for the roughly 10,000 low-income individuals the nonprofit serves across a nine-county region in central New York.

  • Hackathon 4Good Headed to SuiteWorld in Las Vegas

    Amid the bright lights and bustling casinos of Las Vegas, developers, customers, partners and NetSuite Global Business Unit employees will come together to use their professional skills for good at the Hackathon 4Good at SuiteWorld. Set for Monday, April 24, the first day of SuiteWorld, NetSuite’s customer conference, close to 100 participants will spend the day developing innovative prototypes to address the challenges posed by a NetSuite nonprofit customer.

  • Nonprofit Momentum Continues at SuiteWorld 2017

    It is no secret that nonprofit business models are constantly changing. While the innovation is exciting, it’s also causing sector complexities to grow like weeds. The nonprofits that thrive are embracing this next wave of change, instead of shying away. Due to the agility of its software – NetSuite’s nonprofit customer base is growing exponentially, thus (to no surprise) pushing an increased industry presence at our upcoming user conference, SuiteWorld.

  • Five Key Trends Nonprofits Must Adapt to in 2017

    With more than 1.8 million nonprofit organizations operating in the United States alone, providing 5.4 percent of the nation’s entire GDP, the nonprofit sector has increasingly proven itself as a key player in today’s business landscape. Similar to the for-profit sector, this strong presence and reach also comes with complexities. 

  • Chocolate Maker Theo & Philo Sweetens Its Business with Oracle+NetSuite Social Impact

    As one of the world’s tropical equatorial nations that produce the raw material for chocolate, the Philippines is experiencing growth as an exporter of chocolate. Not coincidentally, Theo & Philo is growing in the Philippines as well. A maker of premium artisanal chocolates, Theo & Philo is the brainchild of Philo Chua, who developed a love of cooking with chocolate while working as an IT programmer in Pittsburgh, PA. 

  • Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology Fosters Technology Entrepreneurship in Africa with NetSuite.org

    Jorn Lyseggen founded Meltwater in 2001 with only $15,000. As of 2016, the company has grown to serve more than 25,000 clients around the world and is now a global leader in the online media monitoring and analytics space. Encouraged by that success, Lyseggen, who believes that talent is everywhere, went on to create the Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST) to give aspiring entrepreneurs in Africa a chance to create successful companies and create jobs and wealth locally.

  • AbilityNet Adapts and Expands on an 11-Year Journey with NetSuite

    Eleven years ago, when AbilityNet, a UK-based nonprofit providing technology accessibility services for disabled and older people needed to modernise its operations, a cloud-based system was a major consideration. As a lean, nonprofit organisation, AbilityNet did not have the staff or budget for a large upfront investment in on-premise software.

  • What does FASB’s New Guidance Mean for Nonprofits?

    We are right around the corner from 2017, and one can always count on a new year bringing change. For financial leaders in the US nonprofit sector, 2017 brings the first makeover issued by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) since 1993.