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  • SuiteImpact Team Brno Leads Mušov Lake Clean-up Project

    As part of NetSuite.org’s commitment to the communities where we live and work, the SuiteImpact Team program provides employees across all our NetSuite offices with opportunities to get involved with local charities. Each office has its own set of SuiteImpact Team Ambassadors, employee volunteers who manage the program. This month, we feature a guest blog from Lukas Skulnik, an ambassador from our Brno, Czech Republic office.

  • NetSuite Austin Competes in the Tech Paddle Games, Raising Funds for the Disadvantaged

    As part of NetSuite.org’s commitment to the communities where we live and work, the SuiteImpact Team program provides employees across all our NetSuite offices with opportunities to get involved with local charities. Each office has its own set of SuiteImpact Team Ambassadors, employee volunteers who manage the program. This month, we are delighted to feature a guest blog from Trevor Hecht and the SuiteImpact Team Austin.

  • SuiteVolunteers Honored with the All-Star of Service Award

    SuiteVolunteers, the company’s signature pro bono program has been moving along at full steam this year – providing opportunities for our employees to provide technical and professional skills to the NetSuite.org grantees (organizations using NetSuite through ourdonationprogram).

  • NetSuite Manila Office Continues to Elevate Local Volunteer Programs

    Over the years, the NetSuite Manila Office has grown to hundreds of employees. The bigger the organization gets, more we’re committed to giving back to the local community in which we reside. We do this by continuously expanding our social contribution programs under the wing of NetSuite.org...

  • Foundation Center Advances Philanthropy with NetSuite.org

    Philanthropy has for decades been instrumental in bettering underserved populations and advancing economic, educational, healthcare, environmental and other social causes around the globe. At the heart of the multi-billion dollar sector is the Foundation Center...

  • Hackathon 4Good Hatches Great Ideas at SuiteWorld 2014

    As part of this year’s SuiteWorld Global Customer Conference, the NetSuite.org team launched our first Hackathon 4Good – an event bringing together NetSuite’s employees, customers and partners to develop innovative solutions to charity challenges.

  • Sea to Table Lands Business Transformation After 10-years on NetSuite

    Over a 10-year relationship, Sea to Table and NetSuite have both seen name changes and rapid growth and demonstrated that the right cloud ERP system can not only help to manage a business, but to help transform it.

  • NetSuite.org Helps Eco-Bags Products ‘Clean Up the Planet One Bag at a Time™’

    Disposable plastic bags are among the world’s great environmental scourges. First introduced in 1977, an estimated 1 trillion bags are used each year around the globe—1 million a minute—with only a tiny fraction of them recycled.

  • NetSuite Boston Office Gives Back in Multiple Ways

    As part of NetSuite.org’s commitment to the communities where we live and work, the SuiteImpact Team program provides employees across all our NetSuite offices with opportunities to get involved with local charities.

  • NetSuite Software and Services Donations Help Joanne Pang Foundation Reach New Heights

    When the Joanne Pang Foundation (JPF), an organization committed to increasing the number of umbilical cord blood units available for life saving transplants, wanted to better demonstrate its commitment to continually...

  • The Social Change Tech Scene in the Philippines

    In late February, I met up with 40 or so folks from the Manila technology start-up and NGO communities at NetSuite’s Manila office for an event sponsored by TechTalks.ph a nonprofit, independent community of business, technology, and start-up enthusiasts.

  • Golden Gate Men’s Chorus Makes Beautiful Music with NetSuite

    The Golden Gate Men’s Chorus (GGMC) has been making beautiful music in the San Francisco Bay Area since 1982. With about a dozen concerts a year, the group attracts thousands of choral music enthusiasts while providing more than 50 members an opportunity for artistic and social self-expression.

  • NetSuite Volunteer Story: A Journey to Tacloban

    Last November, Typhoon Yolanda ripped through the Philippines, devastating a portion of the island nation and leaving wreckage in its path. The category 5 super typhoon impacted over 10 million people. As a global company, with operations in the Philippines, we immediately launched our Disaster Relief program...

  • NetSuite.org Equips Good Sports with the Tools to Help Kids Get in the Game

    Participation in sports and fitness activities as a child is a positive, character-building experience with benefits that extend into adulthood. Sadly, it’s not something that all children have access to.

  • SuiteVolunteers is Back! 23 Organizations to Receive Pro Bono Support in Q1

    After a successful 2013, fulfilling nearly 80 SuiteVolunteer pro bono projects for nonprofit and social enterprise grantees (organizations using NetSuite through our donation program), we’re excited to be back with the 2014 program!

  • NetSuite Fuels Social Enterprises and Charity Missions with NetSuite.org Program

    The past year was a busy and exciting one for NetSuite.org and our grantees – with a lot of highlights. We launched our official employee volunteer programs – SuiteImpact Teams and SuiteVolunteers – brought on new team members Tricia and Mike, and grew along with the company.

  • HeartMath Institute Helps Heart, Mind Work Together for Better Health with the Help of Net

    When Brian Kabaker, chief financial officer of the HeartMath Institute, sat down to map out the nonprofit’s information systems, what he saw was “the proverbial spaghetti,” he recently recalled.

  • Found My Animal Barks Up the Right Tree with NetSuite.org

    A chance meeting between two strangers on a Brooklyn sidewalk sparked the idea for Found My Animal, a small, growing manufacturer of high-quality leashes, collars and accessories for dogs and other pets based in Brooklyn.

  • SuiteImpact Team Manila Lends a Hand in Classroom Restoration

    It is true what they say that big things come from small beginnings. Regardless of how big or small the contribution is, what matters at the end of the day is its impact to the community.

  • Good360 Grows Its ‘Good for the Greater Good’ Mission with NetSuite.org

    Founded in 1983, Good360 has grown to become the world’s leader in product philanthropy. Over its 30-year history, the Alexandria, Va.-based nonprofit has distributed more than $7 billion worth of goods to those in need, including goods with a fair market value of $350 million in 2012. As its name implies, Good360 (www.good360.org) strives to broker a virtuous 360-degree circle across its diverse stakeholders—businesses, communities and individuals.

  • A ‘Glimmer of Hope’ for The New Office, Thanks To NetSuite SuiteCommerce

    At NetSuite.org, the corporate citizenship arm of NetSuite, we are always on the look-out for strong solutions providers and partners who can work with us to further our mission of putting NetSuite software into the hands of nonprofits and social enterprises around the world so that they can focus more time and effort on their mission. The New Office is one of these partners. A NetSuite implementation and integration service provider, The New Office looks at their partnership with NetSuite.org a...

  • NetSuite San Mateo and Toronto Fight Hunger!

    In honor of Hunger Awareness Month, NetSuite.org SuiteImpact Teams in San Mateo and Toronto held food drives to encourage employees to give back to the 1 in 6 people  in the U.S. and Canada who struggle with hunger each day. The Toronto office kicked off its annual food drive in August with Marty Reaume, Chief People Officer, and executive champion for this drive issuing a SuiteImpact Team Challenge.

  • Q3 SuiteVolunteers Provide Pro Bono Support for 25 Organizations

    Rounding out our 2013 SuiteVolunteers pro bono program, we are excited to announce the 25 organizations who received services during Q3 from our employee volunteers. This year has provided us with a fantastic opportunity to work with grantees (charities and social enterprises that use NetSuite as part of our donation program) from all over the world. Here’s how the program shook out: Q1 2013 – 22 grantees Receive Services including marketing campaigns and budget projects Q2 2013  – 21 grant...

  • NetSuite August Tweets Tout Customers

    As the Summer of 2013 unfortunately draws to a close, we take a look back at some of our favorite tweets in August, a month that saw some big customer wins, happy users, compelling customer success stories and yet another recognition for our professional services automation software. Those are a number of big wins out there @NetSuite - impressive! The #PaaS wars are going to get better http://t.co/oDLVLnUdPi — Aditya Kamalapurkar (@aoladi) August 13, 2013 Tearing into NetSuite Financial Report w...

  • Marine Waste Recycler Keeps the Oceans Clean With NetSuite

    Cleaning up the world's waste is a highly regulated, data-driven business. Mopping up the collection of wastes, grey water, and used fuel from cruise ships, oil tankers and cargo carriers is an especially data- critical challenge. Waste recycling and disposal are governed by multiple international and regional regulations.

  • Sea to Table Expands its Fish Business on NetSuite Cloud

    How does a small fish distributor get fresh and frozen products from two dozen ports into the kitchens of hundreds of restaurants and cafeterias--and get it there just hours after the fish arrives at the dock? There are two vital ingredients, and Sea to Table has mastered both of them. Sea to Table, an 8-year-old business based in Brooklyn, is finding success selling fish caught with environmentally sustainable fishing methods.

  • NetSuite Employees Participate in the J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge in San Francisco

    NetSuite employees had a great time on Tuesday, September 3, at the J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge. This race supported local nonprofit organization, Larkin Street Youth Services.

  • NetSuite’s July Twitterati

    With major partnerships, big plans for China, more recognition for Zach Nelson and more! July was no lazy summer month for NetSuite. In fact, it was downright busy.

  • SuiteImpact Teams Make a Difference in their Communities this Summer

    The NetSuite.org SuiteImpact Teams give our employees all over the world the opportunity to help out in their local communities in unique ways. Through hands-on volunteering, donation drives and fundraisers, our employees are making a difference 365 days a year. This program provides us with an opportunity to connect with each other around a common experience, even if we’re halfway across the world.

  • Cord Promotes International Peace and Development With the Help of NetSuite.org

    Since 1967, the international non-profit organization Cord (www.cord.org.uk) has strived to promote peace in troubled nations in Africa and Asia, most recently Chad, Burundi, Cambodia and Myanmar. Based in the U.K., Cord maintains personnel in each country to work with local communities and help people suffering in the aftermath of conflict. The need is great.

  • SuiteVolunteer Success: NetSuite Software and Services Donations Automate Patient Care at Hospitals

    When AyurVAID Hospitals in India needed help implementing a customer relationship management (CRM) system to monitor and manage its patient relationships, NetSuite.org set them up with a grant of NetSuite software as well as pro bono professional services from NetSuite volunteer employees during the 2013 SuiteVolunteers program. AyerVAID Hospitals is a chain of nationally-certified hospitals in India that practice Ayurvedic medicine, treating both low- and upper income patients with the philosop...

  • Rags2Riches Works Hand-in-hand With NetSuite to Cut Down Poverty in the Philippines

    The most recent report from the Philippines’ National Statistical Coordination Board (NSCB) shows that the poverty level in the country for the past six years has remained stagnant. The first half of 2012 posted a 27.9%-poverty incidence, which is just slightly less than the 28.8% recorded in the first half of 2006. With these alarming results, the Philippine government is calling for various stakeholders to unite and partake in developing new strategies that could help alleviate the lives of th...

  • Q2 SuiteVolunteers Provide Pro Bono Support for 21 Organizations

    The number of NetSuite.org grantees (charities and social enterprises that use NetSuite as part of our donation program) receiving pro bono services from our SuiteVolunteers continues to grow and prosper with NetSuite employees offering their skills and expertise to help grantees make the world a better place. In May, we welcomed our second group of pro bono SuiteVolunteers. Fifty-seven employees from 13 offices on five continents are currently tackling projects for 21 grantee partners.

  • SuiteImpact Team Manila and Habitat for Humanity Take the Lead in Building Homes for Filipino Famili

    For most, Saturday has always been the time to get our well-deserved break from work. Whether it’s sleeping in, catching up on chores, or spending time with our family and friends, we consider this day our “me” time. But for our employee volunteers at NetSuite’s Manila Office, one Saturday was the perfect time to give back to the community.  Through NetSuite.org, the corporate citizenship arm of NetSuite, the SuiteImpact Manila team decided to spend their “me” time in the scorching heat to ...

  • Top Tweets from #NSW13

    NetSuite SuiteWorld 2013 is behind us, and before we start looking ahead to next year’s event, it’s worth taking a look back at the connections, the lessons and the fun that was had at the most recent gathering of customers, partners and press. Some of the keynote addresses have already appeared. Here’s a look back at some of the many tweets that attendees shared.

  • Positive Coaching Alliance Gains a Winning Edge with NetSuite.org

    Athletic coaches can have a profound influence on a child. A positive coaching experience can build character, good sportsmanship and a healthy sense of competition that can endure throughout a lifetime. Bad coaching can sow seeds of aggression, cheating and low self-esteem that can affect a young athlete into adulthood.

  • Evan Goldberg’s SuiteWorld 2013 Keynote: Future Technology for Transforming Your Business

    At SuiteWorld 2013, NetSuite’s own Dark Knight and CTO, Evan Goldberg, described how NetSuite is helping businesses transform and realize their vision. In the video from the event, Goldberg explains the enhancements NetSuite is making to the product, including new mobile capabilities, NetSuite StickEase, drag-and-drop importing of records to NetSuite files tabs, and what’s coming in the new user experience overhaul. He outlines coming billing, global financials and multi book accounting function...

  • NetSuite CEO Zach Nelson’s SuiteWorld 2013 Address: Operations Transformed, Visions Realized

    NetSuite CEO Zach Nelson opened the annual SuiteWorld event, NetSuite’s customer and partner conference, with a keynote explaining how NetSuite is helping businesses transform their operations and realize their business vision. Watch below as he describes NetSuite’s new manufacturing capabilities and its game-changing partnership with AutoDesk; how NetSuite is leaving its competitors behind; and how enterprise customers like Williams Sonoma and Qualcomm are running NetSuite to power their entrep...

  • Cazoomi Brings ‘beautiful harmony’ to Second Mile Water, Integrating NetSuite and Online Donation So

    Donations are the lifeblood of most charity organizations and allowing seamless, hassle-free donations can make a big difference in bringing them in. NetSuite Solution Partner Cazoomi is helping one of the newest NetSuite.org charity grantees Second Mile Water in its work to end water poverty by integrating its online donation process with its NetSuite system using SyncApps®. Second Mile Water, a nonprofit organization led by Founder & Executive Director Travis Ramos, is dedicated to not onl...

  • NetSuite.org Promotes Greener Offices and Communities on Earth Day

    The NetSuite SuiteImpact Teams, part of the NetSuite.org corporate citizenship program, have been giving back to our environment and helping our employees live and work in greener offices and communities. Today, I’m excited to celebrate Earth Day by recognizing our fantastic Austin Office, which has taken on an inspiring project at a local school. Tony Caporal, a solutions consultant in Austin and one of the Ambassador leaders of our SuiteImpact team, described the project in this interview.

  • SuiteImpact Team Singapore Gives Back, One Laugh at a Time

    We have all heard the old adage “laughter is the best medicine” and you have to admit, a single funny joke can indeed cheer up the saddest of faces. But for NetSuite.org, the corporate citizenship arm of the company, that adage was exactly what our recent SuiteImpact Team charity event in Singapore was all about – to help heal people with cancer one laugh at a time. Through the SuiteImpact Team, an initiative connecting NetSuite employees with local causes and volunteer opportunities, the Singap...

  • Cloud Software Sparks Award-Winning Innovation at Solio, Not Just Savings

    For many, turning to cloud software to run their business applications is an economical, agile way to free up resources and potentially get a better handle on operations. For Better Energy Systems Inc., it helped save the business while also bringing affordable, sustainable energy to people in rural Kenya. It recently earned Better Energy Systems and its CEO Andy Howe the Individual Achievement-Turnaround Award as part of the 2013 ML100 Awards.

  • Every Day Is World Water Day for NetSuite.org Grantees

    The statistics are sobering. More than 780 million people around the world lack access to clean water and 2.5 billion live without adequate sanitation, according to the United Nations. More than 3.4 million die each year from water-related diseases—and the global water crisis is only worsening.

  • 10 Tips for Getting the Most Out of SuiteWorld 2013

    With a new location, a new slate of sessions and a wealth of new NetSuite partners and customers, SuiteWorld 2013 promises to be the best one yet. The NetSuite conference is moving from San Francisco to the San Jose Convention Center this year to accommodate the roughly 5,000 attendees expected to be at the show May 13-16. And a show with that kind of turnout with more than 180 breakout sessions requires a little preparation.

  • FH Canada Combats Global Poverty with NetSuite.org

    As the old proverb says, “Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day. Teach a man to fish and he will eat for a lifetime.” That’s the philosophy behind NetSuite.org grantee FH Canada, which strives to help build sustainable, self-sufficient communities around the world, including Bangladesh, Uganda, Haiti, Cambodia, Guatemala and Ethiopia. As part of FH International, the Canadian branch of the organization (http://www.fhcanada.org/) focuses on aiding local communities in building and managing ...

  • 22 Organizations to Receive Pro Bono Support from the SuiteVolunteers!

    In October, we announced our renewed commitment to the community through the NetSuite.org Employee Corporate Citizenship programs, SuiteImpact Teams and SuiteVolunteers! We have been thrilled with the roll-out of these initiatives and the terrific feedback we’ve received from NetSuite employees around the world. This holiday season, our SuiteImpact Teams held their first events, partnering with community organizations around the world, from Manila to Brno.

  • SuiteImpact Team Manila Runs for a Cause

    The New Year always brings with it a lot of new possibilities; and for the NetSuite Manila office, 2013 brings new opportunities for the the SuiteImpact team to give back to the community. As part of the company’s NetSuite.org corporate citizenship efforts, the SuiteImpact Team Manila, led by employee Ambassadors EA Raymundo, Louie Baltazar, and Mel Vargas, sponsored 50 employees to join the Ten Moves Run for 10, a fun run in Manila organized by the organization The Entire Nation (TEN) Moves! TE...

  • San Francisco SPCA Focuses on Core Mission of Animal Welfare and Advocacy with NetSuite.org

    It’s not often that business software can make the case that it’s saving lives, but that’s just what’s happening at the San Francisco SPCA with the help of NetSuite and NetSuite.org, the company’s corporate citizenship arm. The SF SPCA is one of the most successful animal welfare organizations in the U.S., with a tradition of commitment and innovation that dates back to its founding in 1868. In fact, the non-profit organization is recognized for pioneering the “no-kill” philosophy that is increa...

  • SuiteVolunteers: Pro Bono Service in Action

    Seconds count when a runaway teen makes a call for help -- be it for food, shelter, medical assistance or transportation. So, when the National Runaway Switchboard (NRS) recognized its call center volunteers were wasting precious time with four or five clicks to find the information they needed when responding to those calls for help, the group turned to NetSuite’s employee volunteers. NetSuite.org's contributions to charities and social enterprises go beyond simply providing software grant...

  • NetSuite Employees Give Back For the Holidays

    Last week, in the first installment of our SuiteImpact Holiday blog, we told you about the incredible spirit of giving back in our Manila office, and their long-term commitment to the Philippine Christian Foundation. Today, I wanted to share a few more stories of the unique ways that our spirited NetSuite employees have decided to give back this year. In NetSuite’s Brno, Czech Republic office, employees were able to get some of their Christmas shopping done while supporting an amazing local orga...

  • NetSuite Manila Makes Dreams Come True This Holiday Season

    In early December, the NetSuite Manila team held their 5th annual Adopt-a-Child giving program with non-profit partner Philippine Christian Foundation (PCF). Employees generously provided gifts for 120 children this year, with one of the popular gifts being a bicycle! Dozens of employees selected to purchase a bicycle as their gift—and seeing all of those bikes lined up waiting for their new owners was really spectacular.

  • Change Management for NetSuite Install Prompts Funeral, Birthday Party at Blandin Foundation

    Change management is often a make-or-break component of any major technology project and sometimes it takes serious steps to get it done right -- as serious as a funeral. The Blandin Foundation, Minnesota’s largest rural-focused foundation, serving these communities with grants, scholarships, community leadership programs and public policy advocacy, took a creative approach when it implemented NetSuite recently. Instead of following an antiseptic, formulaic approach that a Big Consulting firm mi...

  • Kiva Focuses on Core Mission of Alleviating Poverty with NetSuite

    Founded in 2005, the non-profit organization Kiva has been remarkably successful in its mission to help alleviate poverty by facilitating microfinance loans to entrepreneurs in nearly 70 countries around the world. Growing steadily each year, the San Francisco-based non-profit has connected nearly 850,000 lenders and $377 million to borrowers around the world since its launch. With a 99 percent repayment rate, Kiva is making a genuine difference in economic conditions and quality of life in some...

  • Mustachioed NetSuite Employees Raise Money for Good in November

    As December kicks off and the holiday season gets into full swing, we at NetSuite.org wanted to take a moment to reflect on how thankful we are for our fantastic employees around the world. The NetSuite family had grown a lot this year, adding hundreds of new employees. As our employee population grows, so does the impact those employees have on our business, each other, and our corporate citizenship.

  • Non-Profit San Diego Futures Foundation Bridges ‘Digital Divide’ with NetSuite

    As the executive director of the San Diego Futures Foundation, a non-profit agency that distributes thousands of low-cost and no-cost computers to underserved individuals and service agencies in San Diego County, Jeff Hancock appreciates the value and benefits that technology delivers. Since 1999, the San Diego Futures Foundation has provided more than 33,000 computers to low-income individuals, schools and other non-profits to help bridge the “digital divide” and make it possible for more peopl...

  • NetSuite Gives Back at First Step for Families

    Last week, 150 members of the NetSuite product team came to our headquarters in San Mateo, Calif., from offices around the world to participate in an annual team-building week. After a week of innovative idea-sharing and friendly competition, the group spent its final day participating in a SuiteImpact Team volunteer event at the First Step for Families Shelter in San Mateo. Employees stepped away from their traditional day-to-day work of developing the NetSuite platform and devoted their determ...

  • New NetSuite.org Programs Redefine Commitment to Social Change

    NetSuite has always believed that corporate citizenship is an important part of building a great company. That’s why, since 2008, we have offered our suite of cloud software at no cost to charities and social enterprises, allowing them to realize the same operational efficiencies and cost benefits as our commercial customers. Today, more than 300 grantee organizations use NetSuite.

  • Louisiana Advocacy Center: Prepared and Efficient through NetSuite.org

    Founded in 1978, the Louisiana Advocacy Center provides protection and advocacy for persons with mental or physical disabilities, as well as nursing home residents. Through legal representation, outreach and training, the 60-person non-profit agency delivers critical support to many of the state’s most vulnerable citizens, including first response in times of crisis. To fulfill its mission, the Advocacy Center depends heavily on financial and business information processes, including, grant mana...

  • NetSuite.Org, Creating Social Solutions in Grant Management

    As NetSuite’s corporate citizenship arm, we believe in using the power of our greatest resources, our technology and our people to make a difference in the world. Outside of donating our platform to nonprofits and social enterprises, and giving our employee’s time and talent through our pro bono work, we also strive to develop social solutions. To that end, we work very closely with grantee organizations to understand their operational challenges so that we can build a technology solution that b...

  • The Shared Vision of NetSuite and A Billion + Change

    The saying "money isn't everything" rings true in so many ways—even when it comes to corporate citizenship. That's why NetSuite.org was created in 2008—to put our product and our people to work on behalf of charities and social enterprises. For four years, we have matched worthy nonprofit organizations with talented NetSuite employees willing to provide pro bono assistance.