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Getting to grips with flexible technology
By John Fitzgerald on 22nd Jan 2020
At SCVO Digital, we’ve encouraged lots of charities to make more use of ‘flexible technology’. But what on earth is it, and how can...
Go inside the mind of a hacker…
By Alison Stone on 21st Jan 2020
True confession time – as you would expect from someone working in the field of cybersecurity, I find the whole “industry” a...
What’s your problem?
By Maddie Stark on 21st Jan 2020
‘Your answer to someone else’s problem is not the solution.’ The statement above was the statement that opened the ‘Scottish...
Digital for Good: The Scottish community helping you achieve your mission through technology
By Maddie Stark on 7th Jan 2020
2020 is the Chinese year of the Metal Rat, and is the year of new opportunities, new beginnings and evolving. Digital for Good have...
Digital Trustees Scotland – learning how to recruit and become a digital trustee
By Sally Dyson on 6th Nov 2019
Trustees Week 2019 saw Third Sector Lab and SCVO Digital bring together charities and people working in digital industries to create...
Are digital trustees all the same?
By Lauren Pluss on 5th Nov 2019
We often use the term digital trustees as if they’re a homogenous group of people all with the same skillset. They’re not! There are...
Digital trustee – is it for me?
By Maddie Stark on 29th Oct 2019
This June, I was lucky enough to be opening speaker at the Third Sector Lab Digital Trustees Scotland event held in Glasgow and...
6 big questions charity digital leaders need to ask
By Ross McCulloch on 18th Oct 2019
Two things help or hinder the progress of digital evolution in any organisation – culture and leadership. Charities led by a senior...
SCVO’s Senior Leaders Programme – a reflection
By Eilidh Little on 16th Sep 2019
Kicking off in 2016, our Senior Leaders Programme has worked with over 90 voluntary sector leaders. Using an action learning set...
Reflections of a Cyber Resilience Co-ordinator, aged 6.5 weeks!
By Alison Stone on 4th Sep 2019
“That job description sounds like a challenge – I fancy that!” I can’t believe it is three months since I uttered those words and a...