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Branding: Part 1 - Why charities need to think about their brand

A pretty logo and exciting website are never going to be more important than the services a charity provides to its community, but they are definitely going to influence perceptions…

Attention charities: New online tool to measure your social impact

Measuring the impact of your organisation is an issue that comes up time and time again. Whether it’s for a funding application, to report back on a grant, or to help inform the…

As the Glasgow Commonwealth Games begins, we ask what’s the legacy for Scotland?

It’s exciting times in Scotland for all sports lovers as the start of the Commonwealth Games is now upon us. But as well as the excitement about the Games themselves there is much…

Pilotlight Conference – My “Aha moments”

Attending the recent Pilotlight conference as a relatively long-time Pilotlighter (what the business volunteers who coach and mentor charities are called) having completed 6…

How to make the most of social media

Getting started with social media can be daunting. It’s nearly two years since Pilotlight jumped in, so it seems a good time to reflect on what we’ve learned.

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