What is digital evolution?
By John Fitzgerald on 17th Jul 2018
I’ve just joined the SCVO Digital team as Digital Evolution Officer. I’ve enjoyed getting to know the team and learning about the...
Third Sector Cyber Resilience Action Plan launches
By David McNeill on 25th Jun 2018
Cyber security. Maybe that term conjures up an image in your mind of a hacker in a hoodie attempting to break into government systems...
Research with One Digital & UWS – what I’m reading
By Irene Mackintosh on 8th Jun 2018
It’s been a couple of months now since I started my research with One Digital and the University of the West of Scotland and I...
Launching Tech4Good Scotland
By Beth Mukushi on 30th May 2018
I like meetups. I like that they are informal. I like that I can learn new things. And most of all I like that I meet people who care...
Robots and AI – an opportunity or a threat to volunteering?
By Morven MacLean on 30th May 2018
In recent weeks I’ve been pondering developments in technology – in particular robots and artificial intelligence (AI). I’m...
Thinking differently about volunteering
By David McNeill on 25th Apr 2018
Can you think about a service which you use every week which is almost completely run by volunteers? It disrupted a 250 year old...
What if we could use data for good?
By David McNeill on 22nd Mar 2018
It’s been a week where the nefarious use of personal data by Cambridge Analytica has dominated news headlines. What you might have...
What we have learned from our Cyber Resilience project
By on 16th Mar 2018
We know that charities are still not fully engaged with cyber threats and the risks they pose; phishing scams, ransomware and...
It’s time to be proactive
By Lauren Pluss on 7th Mar 2018
“We need to be much more proactive with the positive narrative around the vital work of the third sector. It’s not about ignoring the...
Our new website – what we’ve learnt so far
By Calum MacÙisdean on 7th Mar 2018
In developing this website, we went through the following process: Define a project scope Document user needs Investigate existing...