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

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

Social Media for Social Good: all-day event – Glasgow – 26th April 2012

Be Good Be Social as you know it returns on 17th May 2012 6-9pm at Big Lottery Scotland HQ in Glasgow. We’ve got three great speakers lined up and, for the first time, a panel Q&A session. We’ve always taken on board feedback from Be Good Be Social attendees – we crowdsource all the speakers and we ask your opinions on how we should structure the evening.  We had tons of feedback asking for more practical hands-on social media training so I’ve put... Read More

All the slides – Be Good Be Social Edinburgh Nov 2011

All the slides from Be Good Be Social Edinburgh, November 2011, are now available on SlideShare and embedded below. Remember you can watch all the videos from the last event online as well. Thanks to everyone who has blogged about the event, if you’d like to write a post get in touch and we can supply you with images, videos, slides, quotes and general niceness. Ed Henderson – Jack Draws Anything – Be Good Be Social Edinburgh Nov 2011 View more presentations... Read More

Edinburgh 2011 – all the videos

Here’s all the videos from Be Good Be Social – Edinburgh 2011, featuring Ross McCulloch, Ed Henderson, Conrad Rossouw and Lesley Pinder. All the photos are now live and we’ll have the slides up soon. Enjoy!  Read More

Edinburgh 2011 in photos

All the photos from Be Good Be Social – Edinburgh Nov 3rd 2011 are now online courtesy of Trixta Photography. We’ll also have the slides, full speaker videos and a write-up soon.  Read More

Be Good Be Social Edinburgh – everything you need to know

1. It’s on Thu 3rd Nov 6-9pm GMT at the University of Edinburgh University Informatics Forum. That’s the main Forum building not the smaller InSpace venue.   2. Those of you washing your hair that night can join us online for the video livestream of the speakers/workshops and right good natter via the #begoodbesocial hashtag.   3. You can get all Foursquare on the night, Conrad from Shelter Scotland will be speaking about it after all. Here’s how… Before... Read More

Blackbaud goes mobile

  We’re delighted to have Blackbaud Europe back on board as headline sponsors for Be Good Be Social Edinburgh Nov 2011. You’ve probably all heard of Raiser’s Edge but there’s a whole lot more to Blackbaud. As the leading global provider of software and related services designed specifically for not-for-profit organisations, Blackbaud has achieved success by providing innovative technology that includes enabling social networking, e-marketing and the integration... Read More