It’s been quite an eventful year for the SmartSimple team. In the spirit of New Year’s Eve, we’ve assembled our top 10 blog posts – in no particular order – to highlight our biggest announcements and articles of 2012.
10. What is SmartSimple's UTA?
The most ubiquitous part of any SmartSimple system, the UTA is a flexible and powerful information gathering tool. We explain the basic working parts of a UTA and how you can use it to your advantage.
9. SmartSimple's Real 360° CRM
Our 360° suites enable our clients to capture and manage important information. For our clients in the grants industry, we provide a handy walk-through of applicant and organizational profiles.
8. More Than Just Software - Our First Live Video!
One of our resolutions for the year was to broaden our web presence, and our first live YouTube video was a huge step toward that. It was only a preview of things to come!
7. Smart Ways to Do Good for the Holidays
Our most recent post provides you with a beginner’s guide to donating and volunteering during the holidays. We’ve also shed light on the philanthropic efforts of Jays Care, Canadian Tire Jumpstart and the Canadian Cancer Society.
6. SmartSimple CN Tower Climb in Support of WWF
Back in April, SmartSimple successfully participated (1,776 steps later!) in Toronto’s CN Tower climb to show our support for the World Wildlife Foundation. For information on how you or your work team can join, click here.
5. Four Things You Don’t Want in a GMS Vendor
Researching potential grants management system vendors can raise a few red flags. We’ve pinned down the four biggest warning signs of a GMS vendor you’d definitely want to avoid.
4. SmartSimple Debuts RMS360° at the Informative 2012 ARMA Conference
SmartSimple attended numerous industry events in 2012, but one of our most memorable involved our RMS360° debut at the ARMA (Association of Records Managers and Administrators) conference in Chicago.
3. Rotary Foundation Selects SmartSimple for Grants Management
Considering the international scope and stature of the Rotary Foundation, we were beyond pleased to announce they had selected our GMS360° solution for their new grant model.
2. SmartSimple Announces First South African Partner Cornastone
2012 was a year of many ‘firsts’ for SmartSimple. This particular first – an implementation partnership with South African company Cornastone – introduced us to a broader international audience.
1. Video: Web Forms
As a part of our series of online training videos (which you can find on our official YouTube account), our latest upload not only details the uses of web forms in SmartSimple, it introduces a new, exciting video format.