What a difference a year makes
By Siobhan Mercer on 29th Mar 2021
I leave SCVO this week and have been reflecting on the remarkable evolution achieved by myself, my team and the Scottish voluntary...
10 no-cost, high impact digital changes you can make today
By John Fitzgerald on 2nd Mar 2021
Right across the voluntary sector, organisations have moved faster and further than ever with digital change. But with squeezed...
Introducing the Cyber Catalyst Network
By Alison Stone on 16th Feb 2021
With a mere 6 sleeps to go until Cyber Scotland Week kicks off in earnest, it is now time to shine the spotlight on the third sector...
The storm before the calm?
By Alison Stone on 5th Feb 2021
All this week, I have been nagging myself, and promising my colleague and partner in Cyber Scotland Week crime Siobhan Mercer, that I...
Design hops – working in ways which enable learners and community members to set the direction of what we provide
By Esther Elliot on 20th Nov 2020
I work for a charitable organisation providing emotional and spiritual care and support to people in a variety of workplaces in the...
Design hops ‘Constant Iteration’- not the biggest and fanciest solution – sometimes simple will do!
By Laura McPherson on 19th Nov 2020
I signed up for the Design Hops course not really knowing what to expect. I’d read the course brief and it sounded like something...
A design thinking approach to domestic abuse support
By Ali Jones on 20th Oct 2020
The Technology Enabled Care (TEC) Pathfinder project in Aberdeen came about as a result of conversations, between Police Scotland...
Feel more confident about the digital choices you make
By Harry Mayers on 13th Oct 2020
If digital is so brilliant, why do so many organisations struggle to make a success of it? Digital offers faster, slicker ways to...
Many communications channels, one better experience
By Stuart Pearson on 21st Sep 2020
Citizens Advice Manchester provides free, confidential, impartial, and independent advice to people who need it. We want to make it...
Celebrating unexpected benefits of moving group support online
By Siobhan Mercer on 11th Sep 2020
“Online groups have been so successful. There’s so many unexpected benefits, we wish we’d done it before.” Vicki, Group Facilitator...