Why charities need to enter the Digital Leaders awards

We were delighted to interview Robin Knowles, Founder and CEO at Digital Leaders, about the Digital Leaders Awards  What is the story behind the Digital Leaders awards and how do they make a difference? The Digital Leaders 100 is in its seventh year. We set up the...

3 brilliant women looking for digital trustee roles

I frequently meet or get contacted by talented, smart, digitally savvy women who want to become trustees.  At the same time, I often get asked by charities if I know anyone who is looking for a digital trustee role. I am so frustrated by the fact that these talented...

A charity CEO shares the secrets of leadership

Boris Pomroy is CEO of Mentor. You may have seen his excellent Twitter thread about what he has learned from his first 6 months in role. We were thrilled to interview Boris and ask him more about what he has learned as a leader.   We loved your thread on your first 6...

Charity boards doing great things on digital

We were delighted to interview Michael Jarvis of The Clothworkers’ Company (organisers of the Charity Governance Awards).   1. What are the Charity Governance Awards? The Charity Governance Awards, now in their fourth year, provide an exciting opportunity to...

Six festive reads

I’m planning a digital detox over Christmas, as I suspect some of you are too. There is no better reason to put your phone away than losing yourself in a damn good book. Alex Nunn and Jen Lowthrop from my team and I have pulled out 6 books we’d recommend covering...

Top resources for The Charity Digital Code of Practice

  We recently launched The Charity Digital Code of Practice, a new framework to help charities, whether large or small, succeed with digital. We’re delighted to have worked with the Charity Commission, Office for Civil Society, DCMS, NCVO, ACEVO, CFG and...

How Street League use digital to increase transparency

  Director of Strategy and Impact at Street League, Lindsey MacDonald, tells us how her charity is using digital to be more open and show how it is making a difference. Follow Lindsey on Twitter.  1.Why is transparency so important to charities and what role does...

What we can do about diversity in STEM

We were delighted to interview Kirstie Whitaker, Research Fellow, Alan Turing Institute, about their recent Diversity in STEM project. Why is diversity such a challenge in STEM? Traditionally science was done by one individual doing their individual work. But in the...

Who won the 2018 Social CEOs awards?

We are very happy to announce the winners of the Social CEOs awards. Find out who won at the awards last night, and what we can all learn from them in my new piece for Civil Society. And you can see all the winners at a glance in our handy infographic below.  I’m so...