SROI – the best way to know your impact

SROI – the best way to know your impact

Someone: “What do you do for a living?”

You: “I am the country director for a global non-profit organization.”

Someone: “Ah, sweet. What kind of a non-profit?”

You: “Providing education to underprivileged adolescents in Africa.”

Someone: “Are you able to make an impact?”

You: “Last year our programs impacted approximately 236000 adolescents across 7 countries in Africa and we attained a social return on investment … Read the rest

5 Top Jargons That Will Help You Make a Big Social Impact

5 Top Jargons That Will Help You Make a Big Social Impact

We all want to make a social impact, in one way or the other; knowingly or unknowingly, whether it’s for personal satisfaction or to show off. Back in the day, the only ways you would do it is by donating money or time. Well, broadly that hasn’t changed but now we have newer ways to achieve them, primary reason being the increased use of technology … Read the rest

How to impact lives of 12 million children through data and tech enabled analytics

How to impact lives of 12 million children through data and tech enabled analytics

Xtage was started with the primary objective of using analytics and data science to benefit millions. Most of us know how analytics and big data are driving profits in banking, telecom, oil & gas and other sectors. We are yet to observe a significant impact of analytics in the humanitarian sector.

Here we present a case where we used our expertise in data management, … Read the rest

How to start using Analytics?

How to start using Analytics?

Before we get into ‘How to start using Analytics’, let us take a step back and formalize the definition of analytics:

Analytics is all about using data to identify trends, validate hypotheses, and predict future outcomes. Communication of results through charts and graphs is a part of data visualizations. Analytics delivers values consistently – strategic, tactical, operational, top-line to bottom-line – to the organizations who Read the rest