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

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... 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... 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... 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 &... 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 –... 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... Read More

10 must-attend Social Media Week Glasgow events

Glasgow is an official Social Media Week city for 2011 and Be Good Be Social are getting in on the action. Here’s our ten must-attend (and free) Social Media Week 2011 events, in no particular order: The Launch of SoLoCo – The UK’s first third sector crowdfunding platform. Dirty Pretty Digital Things – RAPP Edinburgh are running a competition to find the shiniest new social media ideas in Scotland. STV and social media –... Read More

Do you need surgery?

Be Good Be Social returns to Scotland in November 2011, with sister events planned in Toronto, Manchester and Amsterdam. We’ll have more info on that on the site very soon. Before things go all global Be Good Be Social is back for special one-off social media surgery as part of Social Media Week Glasgow. Be Good Be Social – The Surgery is a chance for charities, social entrepreneurs, community groups and other third sector orgs to discuss... Read More

Big Lottery Scotland

            You might not have been able to figure out the next Be Good Be Social venue from the photograph on the homepage slider but the logo above is a less subtle hint. I spent a while looking at suitable venues – as well as being an inspiring space I was keen that whoever hosted the next #BeGoodBeSocial really go it, they had to be part of the Scottish third sector social media conversation; which is why The... Read More