Why social media matters to all of us

This is a guest blog by Ian Mclintock. Ian has held various chair and CEO roles, been a passionate volunteer for 40 years and worked in the sector since 2003.  He regularly blogs and posts on a wide range of charity sector matters, primarily on LinkedIn and Twitter. ...

Why charities need to reclaim social media for good

Here’s our interview with Vinay Nair, CEO and Co-founder of Lightful, about their recent #Reclaimsocial campaign.  Tell us about the #ReclaimSocial media campaign, and why you started it. Our social media feeds are almost entirely filled with negativity...

How will the Presidents Club affect trust in charities?

This is a guest blog by Ian Allsop, who is a freelance writer, editor and commentator on charity sector issues. Amongst other things, he is contributing editor to Charity Finance and editor of the Charity Finance Yearbook “Do you have trust in charities?” Is it...

The secrets of charity tech partnerships

No charity, or any organisation, can afford to go it alone in digital. Building successful partnerships with tech organisations is key. This issue comes up a lot when I talk to charity leaders and it was the topic of our latest Digital Discovery event, our community...