Opening up data for charities
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Opening up data for charities

4 Feb 2015 | Jacqui Taylor

Open data is driving change across the world. Jacqui Taylor explores the implications for civil society.

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eBay for charity

eBay may have become a regular part of many individuals lives, but charities have something to gain from the online auction site too. Carrie Bienkowski explains how charities can use the site, and some tricks to make sure you get the best return on your stock.

Mix and match: Merging IT infrastructures

In tough economic times, more and more organisations are looking to merge, but what does this mean for their IT infrastructure? Gareth Jones takes a look at two examples.

The IT list: Arts and culture

In each issue Civil Society IT approaches charities of varying sizes and asks them what software and service providers they use for different tasks. This month’s focus is on arts and culture charities.

VC echoes the vision of DC

David Hornsby looks at the latest generation of video communications systems and how they resonate with David Cameron’s Big Society.

The five pillars of online

Steve MacLaughlin identifies five trends in online giving based on Blackbaud’s latest research.

Give as you learn: E-learning at the Salvation Army

Gareth Jones hears how e-learning advocate Valerie Maddock has revolutionised the Salvation Army’s staff training.

Ensuring a successful software implementation

Niroo Rad outlines the best approach to selecting a software vendor, organising an implementation project and carrying out that implementation on time and on budget.

Technical briefing: VAT on online advertising

Lorraine Owens explains HMRC's u-turn on zero-rating VAT for charities advertising on third-party websites.

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