4 Smart Ways to Avoid Burnout for Nonprofit Professionals

  This is a guest post by Beth Kanter and Aliza Sherman, co-authors, The Happy Healthy Nonprofit: Strategies for Impact without Burnout Working at a nonprofit can be a pressure cooker.  Trying to manage huge workloads with limited resources can easily trap us...

Who are the winners of Social CEOs 2016?

Here they are- the winners of this year’s awards. You may have seen my blog about the awards on The Guardian Voluntary Sector Network this morning. Below is our infographic of this year’s winners, including the top 30, the overall winner, and the 3 awards for best...

8 lessons from the Third Sector Digital Leaders programme

  Our very first cohort of students graduated from the Third Sector Digital Leaders programme last week.   For those who don’t know it,  it’s an intensive four day programme that we run in partnership with The School for Social Entrepreneurs. I’m really proud of...

Campaign of the week: Girlguiding’s #ForTheGirl

I spotted this campaign earlier in the week on Facebook and as the mum of a little girl I absolutely love it. The aim of the campaign is to challenge perceptions of the way society talks about gender and the assumptions they make. The video highlights the negative...

Designing a Digital Culture for your Nonprofit

This is a guest blog by Alexander Clark of Smart Insights. Follow them on Twitter @SmartInsights. I recently stumbled across a post by a chap called Clayton d’Arnault, who states that “Humans are using modern technology to enhance or alter the quality of living, to...

How RNIB are winning at digital service delivery

This is a guest blog from Clive Gardiner, Group Head of Digital and Content at the RNIB. Follow Clive on Twitter @clive_gardiner Briefly, can you tell us about RNIB’s services and how your audience’s needs are changing in the digital age? RNIB is a...

Our top Google analytics tips for charities

This is a guest blog from James Yorke, who builds websites and offers digital marketing over at Becomeknown.  We now have access to a wide range of data, from what we buy at the shops to the number of friends we have on Facebook. Data is everywhere and it can be...

Who will win the 2016 Social CEOs awards?

We’re super excited to launch the 2016 Social CEOs’ awards. You may have seen my piece in The Guardian Voluntary Sector Network  today in which I said that social media is an excellent way for charity leaders to tackle the challenges facing them in a post...