Case Study – Entheos

February 28, 2024

Entheos was looking for a way to develop an intranet of data and resources for multiple audiences. They also needed to tackle cumbersome manual collection processes and the need for secure digital storage. They needed a solution to update and share data among Entheos members. While also needing to streamline data collection, automate reporting, track applicant progress, and simplify trip-tracking processes […]

Case Study – Concordia Lutheran High School

January 20, 2024

CLHS recognized that its internal processes for data collection and management were outdated and needed to be modernized. They sought a partner that could help them better understand their own organizational needs as well as a deeper understanding of the landscape of available software solutions. […]

Empowering The Human Side of Technology

October 19, 2023

As our world is increasingly driven by technology, the importance of human interaction can sometimes seem overshadowed by screens, algorithms, and the relentless pursuit of innovation. Automation and technology can easily swing the pendulum too far into business practices that hinder genuine interaction and human engagement.  At Impact Upgrade, we believe there’s a Goldilocks principle […]

Data in the Trenches

Real Data, Real People, Real Lives Changed Destiny Rescue is in the business of rescuing children. In a world plagued by the horrors of child trafficking and exploitation, organizations like Destiny Rescue are at the front lines offering hope where once there was only despair. Through their unwavering commitment and tireless efforts, Destiny Rescue has […]

Inclusive Design: Lessons from a Toothbrush

March 8, 2023

Have you ever thought about how the toothbrush has evolved over time? The modern toothbrush, as we know it, was patented in the US in 1938. Since then, there have been several improvements, such as synthetic bristles, plastic handles, and in 1960 the electric toothbrush was introduced in the US.. Recently, I got a Philips […]