Livestream – #begoodbesocial glasgow

From 6.30pm on Thursday 17th May 2012 we’ll be live streaming Be Good Be Social 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

5 things you need to know about #begoodbesocial glasgow 2012

1. We’re livestreaming the whole night. From 6.30pm on Thu May 17th, after everyone has had their sarnies and wine, we’ll be livestreaming the speakers. Simply hit LIVE on this website to watch the speakers and join in the chat via the #begoodbesocial hashtag on Twitter. Huge thanks once again to Beyongolia for working her video wizardry on our event. As well as the livestream we’re also lucky to have professional photographer Rich Dyson giving up his time to... Read More

Speakers’ slides – social media for social good 2012

Here’s all the speakers’ slides from Social Media for Social Good (26th April 2012). We’ll be adding the workshop slides and videos from the day soon. If you’d like to know when they’ve been added please add your email address to the mailing list box on the left-hand sidebar of our website. Thanks to everyone who made it along yesterday and to everyone who joined in via the livestream. Ross McCulloch, Third Sector Lab – Intro & Ten Trends... Read More

Social Media for Social Good – watch the livestream

From 9.30am GMT on Thursday 26th April 2012 we’ll be live streaming Social Media for Social Good – Scotland’s first third sector social media conference. 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 day via our hashtag: #begoodbesocial Here’s the talks and workshops we’ll be streaming: 9.30am – 9.45am Speaker: Ross McCulloch – Third... Read More

free #begoodbesocial Glasgow tickets now released

Scotland’s fourth sector social media gathering returns on Thursday 17th May 2012 6-9pm at Big Lottery Fund Scotland HQ. Join us for a range of talks, a Q&A panel session and, importantly, drinks & food. You can grab free tickets via Eventbrite. Our Speakers John Popham, Celebration 2.0 “From the village green to your computer screen: Because technology should be fun” Ally Tibbitt, Greener Leith & STV Local “Neighbourhood community engagement on... Read More

Five fundraising tools for mobile

Special guest blog post from Robert McAllen, Blackbaud Europe. Rob will be hosting a workshop on mobile giving at our upcoming Social Media for Social Good conference (26th April 2012). Conference tickets are now sold out but we’ll be releasing free tickets for #BeGoodBeSocial Glasgow (17th May 2012) this week. There are many ways to fundraise via a mobile phone and more and more we are turning to a system that is easily accessible as well as gives far greater access to... Read More

Social Media for Social Good – book now

Bookings can now be made for Scotland’s first full-day third sector social media conference via the  Glasgow Council for the Voluntary Sector (GCVS) website. Taking place on 26th April, Social Media for Social Good is a day long event packed with expert talks and workshops to help third sector organisations get the most out of social media. Programme 9.00am Registration & Tea/Coffee 9.30am Speaker: Ross McCulloch – Third Sector Lab & Be Good Be Social Third sector... Read More

Matt Collins from Beatbullying – The Big March 2012

  On the 1st March 2012, anti-bullying charity Beatbullying led the first ever global virtual march for children’s rights.  Today Matt Collins from Beatbullying kindly explains more about this innovative digital campaign.   Be Good Be Social will be running a Twitter Q&A with Matt on Friday 9th March between 1-2pm – more details on how to participate below. To mark Anti-Bullying Week, Beatbullying led the first digital demonstration against bullying to the doors... Read More

Social Media for Social Good – full workshops list

GCVS are now taking bookings for Scotland’s first ever all-day third sector social media conference – Social Media for Social Good (26th April 2012).  We’ve already announced three headline speakers. We’re very pleased to be able to share the full workshop line-up today, there’s absolutely tons of practical and inspirational workshops to choose from on the day (full list below). Social Media for Social Good – Workshops – Conrad Rossouw... Read More

Social Media for Social Good event – speakers

Third speaker announced Ross McCulloch – Third Sector Lab & Be Good Be Social Third sector social media – A look at why we cannot ignore digital & what 2012 has in store Founder of digital media consultancy Third Sector Lab and Scotland’s third sector social media gathering, Be Good Be Social, Ross will be introducing the conference and sharing his thoughts on what trends we can expect to see in 2012. We have three amazing speakers lined up for Social Media... Read More