2015 Social Media Training Workshops | Glasgow

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13 ways social media can open your charity event to all

Ross McCulloch, Director at Third Sector Lab and Founder of Be Good Be Social, shared ways you can use social media to make your next event truly open to all and take your conversation beyond the four walls of your venue, with JustGiving. 1. Choose the right hashtag I was recently at a charity event when people from a law enforcement event in Dallas started tweeting using the same hashtag – neither side had bothered to do a simple Twitter search. Make sure you create a unique... Read More

Social Media for Social Good – 3rd December 2013

Thank you so much to everyone who came along today and was part of the event!  Videos from today’s event will be available on YouTube soon. Today’s slides are here: Martin Keane “The Social Activist: How Social Media can be used for Real Change”   Activism through Social Media – @keanearrow from Be Good Be Social Ross McCulloch “Social Media for Training and Events” Social media for training and events @thirdsectorlab from Be... Read More

Be Good Be Social Glasgow 12/09/13 LIVE

Join us for the live webinar – audio stream, slides and chat – NOW!  Read More

Videos & Slides from Social Media for Social Good May 2013

Here’s the slides [scroll to the bottom of the page] and videos from the workshops and speakers at Social Media for Social Good Glasgow May 2013. If you’ve got any feedback about the event please leave a comment below, tweet me or drop me an email. Hope you find them useful. We’ll have the videos of Tom French’s talk on the #EqualMarriage campaign, Marc Bowker’s ‘Being Human’ workshop and Robbie Forsyth’s Youth Football Scotland... Read More

Getting sociable at the museum

                Guest blog post from Hugh Wallace, Head of Digital at National Museums Scotland. Hugh will be speaking at #BeGoodBeSocial Glasgow this Summer – we’ll have ticket info out soon folks. It’s now slightly strange to consider a time when social media wasn’t part of the day-to-day. At National Museums Scotland, where I head up the Digital Media department, it’s become an integral part of how we communicate... Read More

LIVESTREAM – 6.30pm GMT 20th Dec

Be Good Be Social will be streamed LIVE from the Scottish Parliament between 6.30pm – 9.00pm GMT on Thursday 20th December 2012. You can join in the discussion via Twitter using the #BeGoodBeSocial hashtag. Hope you can join us! Programme 6pm Networking drinks and food 6.30pm Intro to Be Good Be Social from Ross McCulloch 6.40pm Anne Connor, Mind Waves 7.10pm John Haydon, The Nonprofit Facebook Guy – Live Video Discussion 8pm Break 8.20pm David McGillivray & Jennifer... Read More

Social Media for Social Good LIVE

From 9.30am on Thursday 22nd November 2012 we’ll be live streaming Social Media for Social Good Glasgow in full. Simply click the ‘live’ button at the top of our website or go straight to the livestream player. Remember to join in with all the chat on the night via our hashtag: #begoodbesocial    Read More

#Citizenrelay: Engaging with communities through participatory practices

Special Guest blog post from Jennifer Jones & David McGillivray….you can hear them speak at #BeGoodBeSocial Edinburgh! #citizenrelay was a Creative Scotland-funded participatory arts and (social) media project that brought an interdisciplinary team of academics, activists, artists and community media specialists into dialogue with a variety of publics around the ‘hook’ of the Olympic Torch Relay as it travelled around Scotland in June of this year. The... Read More

Be Good Be Social Takes over Toronto again

Get ready for a night of peer-to-peer collaboration and innovative thinking. Be Good Be Social Toronto is back this year with an exciting lineup jammed-packed with thought leaders from some of Canada’s most dynamic non-profit organizations. On November 7, at CSI Annex in Toronto, the second annual Be Good Be Social Toronto event takes place. CLICK HERE TO GET YOUR FREE TICKET NOW Highlights of the night include: Social media clinics with experts on LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook... Read More