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Already fretting about what the next big thing in the ever-changing world of social media will be in 2020? Handily… https://t.co/5itZ6e0C9FThis is so awesome! @actnforchildren's innovation team have brought their Secret Santa campaign to life in the form… https://t.co/Z6YRYyI1rUCreativity is apparently now 'the single most in-demand skill for companies to cultivate in their employees'. If yo… https://t.co/Pu5sEe80ouA great twitter moment from @TimetoChange sharing what #AnxietyFeelsLike for people who live with it everyday 👇 https://t.co/oSxae5GhQD🚨The 2020 @CharityComms Wales networking events are now live🚨 https://t.co/qLs9c2iykp Put them in your new 2020 dia… https://t.co/ObyvPDX4dZ
Retweeted by CharityCommsCan you help @wearesecondstep with the renaming of their new crisis and recovery café?👇 https://t.co/2ZeJHWJNaTCharities launch some genuinely moving campaigns to coincide with Christmas. But in an age where billion-pound corp… https://t.co/JYmkyr1rjw
Retweeted by CharityCommsKeen to have your finger on the pulse when it comes to social trends next year? Lucky for you @socialmedia2day have… https://t.co/pEtjCAEbqHExcellent news... https://t.co/gOqlXSe1QISooo... yesterday was the CharityComms Christmas party and we decided to transform into reindeers for the afternoon… https://t.co/cGBzPSGvtjHave you got inspirational trustees and brilliant boards that you think deserve to be celebrated? Well then, the… https://t.co/KtGXN8XiZnCan you harness the power of a hashtag to provide a steady stream of useful user-generated charity content? @TheBHFhttps://t.co/ObpRVSWSS9.@CR_UK is looking for a science communications officer: https://t.co/mPYWtM3BU7 #CharityJobs
12/6
2019
Stacey really knows how to strike a festive pose @CharityComms https://t.co/mIAFrV2zjm
Retweeted by CharityCommsAs today is #InternationalVolunteerDay, we want to highlight all of the amazing work our volunteers do to ensure we… https://t.co/k5sbZfFAuB
Retweeted by CharityCommsOn #InternationalVolunteerDay we're celebrating our amazing team of volunteers. Every week they support our events… https://t.co/Bm2yhM3sE3
Retweeted by CharityCommsThe festive season is here and we have to say December's charms are rubbing off on us. So we'd like to hear which X… https://t.co/a2e7PNv8FwReady to feel festive? Check out @madlinsudn's best digital advent calendar roundup👇 https://t.co/ZauZfPxZ2GChecked out our new events calendar yet? Best get on it, as it's not long until our 2020 season kicks off. We for o… https://t.co/g5BF6ut5SUBig shout out to all our amazing volunteers this #InternationalVolunteerDay. From helping at events & participating… https://t.co/aWJSxQ2iK1Keen to make meetings more inclusive? Follow @wellcometrust's lead & take action to... 📑 develop a code of conduct… https://t.co/5ou8KTbQ64Loving the illustrations in this Impact Report from @youngwomenscot 👇 https://t.co/pqjk0JMRU0 @youngwomenscot @phf_uk @EsmeeFairbairn @ScotGovFM @NicolaSturgeon @LindaFabianiSNP @EngenderScot @ZTScotlandhttps://t.co/t8cXkj7gkBThis is hard but fun, thanks for sharing @mariecurieuk. Do you reckon you could do a #MyLifeInEmojis? https://t.co/KzJi177dfPHere’s to all those who volunteer their time and skills to help bring our places to life – we couldn’t do it withou… https://t.co/JKxgtEqwZz
Retweeted by CharityCommsHappy #InternationalVolunteerDay everyone! We want to thank all of our amazing volunteers for the work they do to… https://t.co/Rz5HooO3P7
Retweeted by CharityCommsEvery single day volunteers around the world make a difference in their communities. On #InternationalVolunteerDay,… https://t.co/FqP1XyBsQz
Retweeted by CharityCommsIt's #InternationalVolunteerDay and as we all know we as charities couldn't do all the great stuff we do without th… https://t.co/ZqjfDds1elAround about this time last year the wonderful @brandbycollette threw a spotlight on the perils and power of modern… https://t.co/mohNMG599E
12/5
2019
.@Justforkidslaw is looking for a communications officer: https://t.co/5y7RRjvjjj #CharityJobsLess than an hour to go until the @Caf @NCVO #CharityDebate hustings.... https://t.co/qZya3kJrTpAnyone got any recommendations of charity policy teams smashing it on Twitter for @zoeamar? Go on now, share some c… https://t.co/Nfzj1UoxutThis #healthyrelationship cards idea is lovely, well done @kirstyfbates 👏👏👏 https://t.co/5rK1SdhKfuToday is #homecareday19, so we thought we'd take the chance to recognise and thank our supported housing & floating… https://t.co/Z2rmBOW3Ci
Retweeted by CharityCommsEver wondered about the relationship between tech & race and whether they 'encode the biases of society'?… https://t.co/30VMKJT47s @MsMandyJ No, thank you! Your sketchnotes are amazing!🚨CharityComms Scotland group alert 🚨 February's event theme has been set and it's all about Internal Comms - sign u… https://t.co/Xj6rCGj93UThis sketchnote by @MsMandyJ tracking the history of how #CharitySoWhite was established is amazing 👇but as she say… https://t.co/PbfGXkIOujLooking for a 2020 challenge? Fancy taking part in a FREE year-long leadership dev programme bringing together char… https://t.co/yL02f330siLast week we stood in awe of the amazing Inspiring Communicator Award winners the community asked us to recognise f… https://t.co/wTWkR36dMALoving the fact that these 'vending machines with a charitable twist' have returned for another year 👇 https://t.co/FUXEbi38pOHave you seen the amazing Twitter advent calendar of thanks that @TheBHF been posting each day? We think it's ace,… https://t.co/fYFSRSXtbcWe love this idea, anyone got some ideas to add to @ncvochlo's 'list of things that simply wouldn’t exist or wouldn… https://t.co/MYRvRKMTIWIf you missed yesterday’s #CharityWellbeing talk here’s a top takeaway for you all from @samaritans @mkeating121 to… https://t.co/1v0KJKCOYkFor anyone who was struggling to keep up with all the amazing #GivingTuesday action out there yesterday the lovely… https://t.co/KfyBOMXJHF.@NDCS_UK is looking for a digital engagement officer: https://t.co/BvBy1WOfNc #CharityJobs
12/4
2019
.@Saferworld is looking for a digital communications coordinator: https://t.co/z3mzlZ5grV #CharityJobsAnnnddd that’s a wrap. Hope you enjoyed our #CharityWellbeing event and have some useful tips to take away and try.… https://t.co/VpnRRwPi3l @JuliaMHawkins @LondonKirsty Thank you for joining us! You guys make our events what they are so thank you for coming.Really thought-provoking afternoon with @CharityComms talking about #CharityWellbeing - fantastic work… https://t.co/Nn9egv0sqw
Retweeted by CharityComms#CharityWellbeing @adeelawarley in summary: 'We have the power to change our own resilience, habits & behaviours.… https://t.co/tkbFsUadRy
Retweeted by CharityCommsReally interesting afternoon at @CharityComms #CharityWellbeing Helpful tips to help support my own & others' wellbeing
Retweeted by CharityCommsMental Health First Aid is not a quick-fix. If you think it is, or you think that is what @MHFAEngland are position… https://t.co/GeiGPpot3Q
Retweeted by CharityComms'Organisations leading the way take a whole-organisation approach. It's crucial to focus on ad equip line-managers… https://t.co/4pVZe057Jk
Retweeted by CharityCommsUseful reminder from @MHFAEngland at #CharityWellbeing that we need to ensure there is an org wide approach to well… https://t.co/AmfdwBZApxMental health first aiders are not counsellors. They are trained to have a conversation, provide support through no… https://t.co/oOl8OlSxBJ
Retweeted by CharityCommsMental Heath First Aid Training is very muchased on long-term, resilient, overall impact on organisations… https://t.co/ASpjapx0oM
Retweeted by CharityCommsSo how can @MHFAEngland help you and your org? It gives knowledge, skills and confidence to manage ours and others… https://t.co/8bsSqqe2OALast but not least our final speaker is Vicki Cockman of @MHFAEngland who is here to explain what a mental health f… https://t.co/gVkGil12UNI am finding the honesty from @mkeating121 and @Hannah_Lattimer about the challenges of working on @samaritans soci… https://t.co/RfiHl9AXc6
Retweeted by CharityCommsAs a line manager it's important to understand people's coping mechanisms and encourage talk about them.… https://t.co/m7WHFX31NC
Retweeted by CharityCommsWhat else does the @samaritans team do to support each other and their #CharityWellbeing?... 👄 give each other spa… https://t.co/K51lsO0fY1As a team, they lead by example, make sure senior team members look after new starters, have outdoor team meetings… https://t.co/mlwDnKOacD
Retweeted by CharityCommsA nice bit of peer-to-peer resource sharing from @charitychap in the spirit of us all looking after each other’s… https://t.co/wcm8b1S94gAll charity comms professionals have their own challenges unique to their orgs and it is stressful but here’s some… https://t.co/16AY0kBVvTNext up for you from our #CharityWellbeing seminar is @samaritans@mkeating121 & @hannah_lattimer who are sharing… https://t.co/Nck1E3NhDeActive listening and making a connection is also an act of giving. Giving someone else our attention is such a powe… https://t.co/Wi0xDfMFGf
Retweeted by CharityCommsAt #CharityWellbeing @changespace explains how giving ultimately leads to happiness — be generous and ask lots of… https://t.co/fYmYVIhEAw
Retweeted by CharityCommsA wonderful note to end a presentation on from @actionhappiness@changespace ... https://t.co/Pgf2VoEZb4The Human brain is hard-wired to note what’s wrong. Training yourself to notice the good things too is an investmen… https://t.co/xfei8wci8k
Retweeted by CharityCommsTrain your brain to ALSO know what’s right - @changespace #charitywellbeing https://t.co/ODEAP9RkuB
Retweeted by CharityCommsOur brains are hard wired to notice what’s wrong - in evolutionary terms that kept us safe. We need to also train o… https://t.co/eoquIoQn5Z
Retweeted by CharityCommsNoticing the good things can bring big benefits says @actionhappiness@changespace so why not try writing down thr… https://t.co/F0vRWQzti0Taking care of our own #wellbeing is not just an individual act - our wellbeing dramatically affects other people t… https://t.co/Sm8ysHqvzS
Retweeted by CharityCommsMood states - impact of three-degrees of separation. Taking care of our own wellbeing helps others’ wellbeing too.… https://t.co/2I4jlz3oSj
Retweeted by CharityCommsWhat an amazing acronym for happy living from @changespace’s 10 key ways to happier living ‘Great Dream’… https://t.co/1MpBWcORBrGrowing body of research suggests happiness really is important for so many reasons says @actionhappiness’… https://t.co/PcebXnCWnT. @actionhappiness@changespace talking to us at #CharityWellbeing is explaining to us how important it is we go f… https://t.co/CVrzjzufzpEver wished there was a recipe for happier living to guide you? Well today is your lucky day as @actionhappiness’… https://t.co/swKsXHEfWEDon’t be afraid of your emotions, explore breathing space and other mindfulness techniques. #charitywellbeing https://t.co/HyvSyWGZeg
Retweeted by CharityCommsHannah is advocating to lean into your emotions rather than just try to get through challenging situations. #CharityWellbeing
Retweeted by CharityCommsAnd we’re back after the break with @Hannahmazz @birdresilience who is sharing a simple three-minute mindfulness pr… https://t.co/tRskxRqs10Tips for people working remotely: Make support visible on internal comms.Talking - make yourself available to remot… https://t.co/ajYaiL3PLJ
Retweeted by CharityCommsAll our team are #remoteworkers and that gets very lonely. Key things to put in place are: regular group calls (vid… https://t.co/eVT0ryQCKQ
Retweeted by CharityCommsHear, hear https://t.co/NIFkxDxYFoSo what can we do? Charity CEOs need our support. They’d like more peer support, guidelines on how to deal with tro… https://t.co/w7WYIMog3d
Retweeted by CharityCommsThe impact of trolling is not to be taken lightly. For example your ability to do your day job or operate in everyd… https://t.co/kwn4HYiBZz48% of charity CEOs have been trollied online...11% say it has affected their #MentalHealth as well as their charit… https://t.co/UiXJ6t60lU
Retweeted by CharityCommsWe all depend on social media as part of our personal and work lives but the new norm of appalling trolling must be… https://t.co/Qk4NCdtRLt
Retweeted by CharityCommsTrolling affects CEOs in both big and small charities. 48% of survey respondents said they’d experienced trolling… https://t.co/SiTkq7iYrm
Retweeted by CharityComms. @zoeamar and @charitychap are explaining how they started researching the trolling of female charity ceos to help… https://t.co/Y4gT15btSeA double header up now in the form of @zoeamar & @charitychap @PlatypusDigi who’ll be addressing the tricky topic… https://t.co/iTv9rAjmeAReally interesting question posed by @sylwiakorsak... Has the media exaggerated the impact of digital technology o… https://t.co/S5dKJZaQQE
Retweeted by CharityCommsAnd some more tips from @sylwiakorsak: 4. Experiment and engage with digi tech 5. Communicate your needs 6. Foster… https://t.co/t4RaroziKpDigital wellbeing tips from @sylwiakorsak 1. Move beyond confirmation bias 2.Ask critical QS and experiment 3.… https://t.co/oWMTzmpAkwDigital overload? We have a choice to manage the complexity of social media channels. We need to be smarter with… https://t.co/86oLIUgByI
Retweeted by CharityCommsMost of the research evidence we have around the impact of digital technology on our brains is based on studies of… https://t.co/0a9Z4Xs1jE
Retweeted by CharityCommsWe assume that screen time is generally bad for our health but science says a direct ‘toxic’ effect of screen time… https://t.co/5CFE4UiFMH
Retweeted by CharityComms.@sylwiakorsak explains that ‘If we are smart about it the overload factor can be avoided’ when working on digital,… https://t.co/k1VChOlgpqFood for thought from @sylwiakorsak : ‘We do not know what the actual impact of digi tech is for our brains but we… https://t.co/wsSPWDkdV9
12/3
2019

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