Case Study Interviews 101

Great interviews and case studies bring your stories to life. But how do you get the best studies out there? Where do you begin? How do you get the best, juiciest bits from people, whilst respecting their privacy? Rosie and I share some insights from our experiences of interviewing for Third Sector case studies. Rosie’s been working in Third Sector Communications for the past 10 years, with varied roles including Head of Communications for... Read More

Intro to Case Studies for Charities

Maya Angelou “People will forget what you tell them, but they will never what you make them feel” Maya puts it best. Case Studies are stories we can use to identify with people, or a cause we wouldn’t otherwise. We don’t connect with figures on a page; we connect with people and their stories. Alan Kurdi is a case in point. You may not know his name, but he’s one of hundreds of Syrians who died in 2015 trying to reach the comparative safety... 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