Reflections from a makeshift office
By Maddie Stark on 19th Aug 2020
SCVO Director of Development David McNeill recently wrote: We know the sector has been ‘Never More Needed‘. Now is an opportunity to...
Remote working – not just for pandemics!
By Moira Bayne on 28th Jul 2020
I admit that at the beginning of lockdown everyone at Housing Options Scotland was quietly confident that the new “work from home...
Top tips for becoming a data-driven charity
By Giselle Cory on 17th Jul 2020
DataKind UK helps charities to use data to transform their impact, and most of their programmes are provided for free. In this blog...
Beginners guide to “no code” flexible technology
By Siobhan Mercer on 6th Jul 2020
The key message was clear. Pick a “no code” tool and get started! What the heck is “no code”? I’ve got to admit I had no idea! I...
How to become a data-driven charity
By Siobhan Mercer on 25th Jun 2020
The Q&A session with the three expert speakers on our DigiShift on Data-Driven Charities was one of our most active sessions...
Not more content. Smarter content.
By Beth Mukushi on 20th May 2020
We have all had to scramble over the past eight weeks. For many of us this has meant producing new content in a bit of a panic...
Harnessing the power of digital
By Ross McCulloch on 13th May 2020
Our recent DigiShift zoom was packed with insights and inspiration from charity professionals working with children and young people...
“This is not the time for perfection” and other brilliant ideas from Beth Kanter
By Siobhan Mercer on 27th Apr 2020
Siobhan Mercer reflects on the insights and inspiration from an Ask Me Anything DigiShift session with the renowned Beth Kanter. The...
Accessibility is more important than ever
By Siobhan Mercer on 16th Apr 2020
The internet has become our lifeline during lockdown. Being online has become a huge part of how we now live our everyday lives. We...
Dance Like Everyone’s Watching!
By Siobhan Mercer on 9th Apr 2020
How user-led service design enabled Weekday Wow Factor to develop a fun and inclusive online service very quickly