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Robots and AI – an opportunity or a threat to volunteering?
By Morven MacLean on 30th May 2018
In recent weeks I’ve been pondering developments in technology – in particular robots and artificial intelligence (AI). I’m...
Thinking differently about volunteering
By David McNeill on 25th Apr 2018
Can you think about a service which you use every week which is almost completely run by volunteers? It disrupted a 250 year old...
What if we could use data for good?
By David McNeill on 22nd Mar 2018
It’s been a week where the nefarious use of personal data by Cambridge Analytica has dominated news headlines. What you might have...
What we have learned from our Cyber Resilience project
By on 16th Mar 2018
We know that charities are still not fully engaged with cyber threats and the risks they pose; phishing scams, ransomware and...
It’s time to be proactive
By Lauren Pluss on 7th Mar 2018
“We need to be much more proactive with the positive narrative around the vital work of the third sector. It’s not about ignoring the...
Our new website – what we’ve learnt so far
By Calum MacÙisdean on 7th Mar 2018
In developing this website, we went through the following process: Define a project scope Document user needs Investigate existing...
Developing this website
By Calum MacÙisdean on 31st Jan 2018
We were in need of a new website. Does this situation sound familiar? Our existing website had over 1,200 pages and posts, it was...
Have you got a problem we could help solve using tech?
By David McNeill on 29th Nov 2017
Comic Relief have just opened applications for their third round of the Tech for Good Programme. This aims to support organisations...
How do you ask people to write reviews?
By Lauren Pluss on 9th Nov 2017
Last week, I spoke at Social Media for Social Good on harnessing the power of online reviews. As Community Manager at Good HQ, one of...
A Call to Action: Agenda 2018
By David McNeill on 18th Oct 2017
Last year SCVO supported a group of senior leaders from a wide range of organisations to launch a Call to Action for a Digitally...