Bryan Stevenson, author of Just Mercy, giving a TED talk. Jan 2

Best books of 2015

As has become an Elefint tradition, here are a few books our co-founder Matt loved reading last year.  Happy new year everyone. Last year I shared my top 5 favorite books and 5 more honorable mentions. This year I had just 6 that I really wanted to share. I hope you get the chance to read some...Read More

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Ways to Give Back

Happy Holidays from Elefint! Looking for a late gift, or want to get a head start on volunteering this new year? Some folks at Elefint share how they like to give back.    Nicole Sirivansanti Where I Volunteer: Crisis Textline Website: http://www.crisistextline.org/    Nicole wears many hats at Elefint. She may be chatting with potential clients, writing content...Read More

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Using Google Analytics for Better Design

Do you find Google Analytics a mess of numbers and line graphs? How do you know which ones to pay attention to? What tips and tricks should you know about, if you really want to understand how your website is being used — and who’s using it? We had these questions and more about Google...Read More

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The Resilience of Poptech

Years ago, my co-founder Gopika and I, traveled to New York for a gathering which was marketed as a collection of the best people working in the social sector. The premise excited us because for many years we have seen how the best resources in society often flow to the private sector instead of to...Read More

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Come with a Growth Mindset: Desgn.it 2016

Nine months after last year's event, and as we gear up for the next Desgn.it, we followed up with Black Girls Code and Rubicon to see what came of the materials created.Read More