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Nov 13, 2021

Thankful for Mary

In this five-part series, I wanted to give you a brief introduction to each of the people who make Analytical Ones great: Its employees. I so appreciate their hard work and dedication to all our clients. Quite simply, without them there would be no Analytical Ones.

Mary Hart, Senior Consultant – Director of Data Services

Mary is a rock. There is only one way with Mary – the right way.

Mary has been turning data into insights since 2000. Her diversified experience with all things data is a true asset to Analytical Ones. Her experience includes more than 15-years working with the ins-and-outs of nonprofit data.

At Analytical Ones, Mary is our gatekeeper of good data. Not a byte of data makes it to any of our analysts’ desks or for production scoring unless Mary has reviewed, scrubbed and validated it. We all know the saying, “garbage in/garbage out.” Well, Mary makes sure the garbage data never makes it in.

But what I appreciate most about Mary is her can-do attitude and her conscientiousness to make sure the job is done right, every single time.

Thank you, Mary, for all you do for Analytical Ones, and our clients.

The State of Data Woes in 2022

When I started analyzing donor databases in the 1990s, the state of donor databases was challenging: Poor data hygiene duplicate records non-standard gift coding undertrained IT staff simple inflexible software Let’s fast forward 25-years. Since the 1990s, nearly...

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Our company has had a very busy summer analyzing donor databases, making mail plans, and executing selects. And if you are like us, sometimes during the busyness of all that needs to get done in the world of fundraising, we can lose sight of why we do want we do....

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Mentors: Phil Stolberg

As we finish one year and head into the next, I thought it would be appropriate to recognize some of the key mentors I have had that have shaped my career. So, this 4-part series focuses on those who have helped me along. A big thank you to each and every one of them....

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