Social Media for Social Good – 3rd December 2013

Thank you so much to everyone who came along today and was part of the event!  Videos from today’s event will be available on YouTube soon. Today’s slides are here: Martin Keane “The Social Activist: How Social Media can be used for Real Change”   Activism through Social Media – @keanearrow from Be Good Be Social Ross McCulloch “Social Media for Training and Events” Social media for training and events @thirdsectorlab from Be... Read More

Be Good Be Social Glasgow 12/09/13 LIVE

Join us for the live webinar – audio stream, slides and chat – NOW!  Read More

Videos & Slides from Social Media for Social Good May 2013

Here’s the slides [scroll to the bottom of the page] and videos from the workshops and speakers at Social Media for Social Good Glasgow May 2013. If you’ve got any feedback about the event please leave a comment below, tweet me or drop me an email. Hope you find them useful. We’ll have the videos of Tom French’s talk on the #EqualMarriage campaign, Marc Bowker’s ‘Being Human’ workshop and Robbie Forsyth’s Youth Football Scotland... Read More

Getting sociable at the museum

                Guest blog post from Hugh Wallace, Head of Digital at National Museums Scotland. Hugh will be speaking at #BeGoodBeSocial Glasgow this Summer – we’ll have ticket info out soon folks. It’s now slightly strange to consider a time when social media wasn’t part of the day-to-day. At National Museums Scotland, where I head up the Digital Media department, it’s become an integral part of how we communicate... Read More

LIVESTREAM – 6.30pm GMT 20th Dec

Be Good Be Social will be streamed LIVE from the Scottish Parliament between 6.30pm – 9.00pm GMT on Thursday 20th December 2012. You can join in the discussion via Twitter using the #BeGoodBeSocial hashtag. Hope you can join us! Programme 6pm Networking drinks and food 6.30pm Intro to Be Good Be Social from Ross McCulloch 6.40pm Anne Connor, Mind Waves 7.10pm John Haydon, The Nonprofit Facebook Guy – Live Video Discussion 8pm Break 8.20pm David McGillivray & Jennifer... Read More

#Citizenrelay: Engaging with communities through participatory practices

Special Guest blog post from Jennifer Jones & David McGillivray….you can hear them speak at #BeGoodBeSocial Edinburgh! #citizenrelay was a Creative Scotland-funded participatory arts and (social) media project that brought an interdisciplinary team of academics, activists, artists and community media specialists into dialogue with a variety of publics around the ‘hook’ of the Olympic Torch Relay as it travelled around Scotland in June of this year. The... Read More

Be Good Be Social Takes over Toronto again

Get ready for a night of peer-to-peer collaboration and innovative thinking. Be Good Be Social Toronto is back this year with an exciting lineup jammed-packed with thought leaders from some of Canada’s most dynamic non-profit organizations. On November 7, at CSI Annex in Toronto, the second annual Be Good Be Social Toronto event takes place. CLICK HERE TO GET YOUR FREE TICKET NOW Highlights of the night include: Social media clinics with experts on LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook... Read More

5 things you need to know about #begoodbesocial glasgow 2012

1. We’re livestreaming the whole night. From 6.30pm on Thu May 17th, after everyone has had their sarnies and wine, we’ll be livestreaming the speakers. Simply hit LIVE on this website to watch the speakers and join in the chat via the #begoodbesocial hashtag on Twitter. Huge thanks once again to Beyongolia for working her video wizardry on our event. As well as the livestream we’re also lucky to have professional photographer Rich Dyson giving up his time to... 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 – Intro & Ten Trends... 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 McCulloch – Third... Read More