The Buzz: September 7, 2022
Welcome to this week's edition of THE BUZZ!
In this edition, you will find:
Tips from the Community green ninjas, featured jobs from the Blackbaud Community jobs board, hot topics in Community, upcoming events, and more…
READY TO DIVE INTO bbcon?
By now you know that Simu Liu - actor, writer, and beloved Marvel® superhero and Glennon Doyle - beloved #1 New York Times bestselling author & activist—will both join us at bbcon 2022 Virtual on October 18.
But did you know that there are many other sessions scheduled as well? With special breakout sessions scheduled throughout the conference as well as specially curated sessions for Europe and Asia – it’s a lot to dive into!
Registration is now open. From now until bbcon 2022, we are featuring our bbcon attendees on our new featured members page. This gives you easy access to connect with fellow attendees ahead of the conference. You can also check out the bbcon community for discussions, announcements, and to browse and connect with past bbcon attendees.
GREEN NINJA TIPS:
This week, Green ninja Steven Cinquegrana marked his SKY API question as answered. See if this question would be of interest to you or your IT department.
Did you know the Blackbaud Community has a job board? You can post your organization’s job openings and members can also post that they are looking for a job. We’d also love to hear your success stories about hiring someone or finding a new job because of the Community job board -let us know in the comments below!
THIS WEEK'S FEATURED JOBS:
Grants Administrator (Washington DC)
Business Analyst (Remote)
Coordinator, Human Resources (Remote)
Director, Systems Application Development (Coral Gables, FL)
Blackbaud Raiser's Edge NXT®: How do YOU use "How did it go? Thumbs up/Thumbs down?"
Blackbaud Altru® : Advice on surveys
Blackbaud Higher Education Solutions™ : Time zone issues for billing corrected – thanks developers!
SCORE SOME POINTS AND HELP A FELLOW COMMUNITY MEMBER:
Here's how: answer these questions with few or no responses! We will be awarding 1,000 points to any user who can answer one of these questions in Community this week.
Blackbaud Higher Education Solutions™ : Calculating Major GPA in Blackbaud Education Management
Blackbaud Altru® : Donating memberships for raffles or auctions
Organizational Best Practices: Purchasing or invoicing electronically
SKY Developer: Microsoft Power Automate User Group Meet-Up (Sept 20)
Blackbaud Financial Edge NXT®: Reserving for Sustainability – Making a Case for Building Nonprofit Operating Reserves (Sept 21)
Green Ninja-Hosted Event: Blackbaud Users Field of Dreams (Sept 22)
Blackbaud Grantmaking™ : September thought leadership webinar – Collaborative Grantmaking Part 2 (Sept 29)
Organizational Best Practices: Maximize your online donations this GivingTuesday (Sept 29)
HOW DO I...IN COMMUNITY?
Please post any questions about how to use Community on this thread so, we can build a mini encyclopedia of how to use Community!
Do you have a job posting, event, blog or question you want everyone to know about? Let other Community members know by leaving it in the comments below!
I don't think I've mentioned this - but I love the Buzz bee logo!