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  • How to get started using OurClubs.org

    Newly added The OurClubs.org platform is an incredibly powerful tool for Club and Groups of all types. The array of functionality, which has been designed specifically for clubs, gives comprehensive solutions re...

  • How to Choose a Volunteer Management System

    Newly added If you have had the responsibility of managing volunteers you will know how time consuming it can be.  There are various computer systems out there which can make your life much easier by automating...

  • How to get more followers on Twitter

    Right, so you've set your organisation up on Twitter. You've thought about the kind of things you're going to tweet about and who's going to do it. You've tweeted but your followers are not growing...

  • How to make the business case for a rebrand

    Things aren’t quite right.  Your charity is doing great work but it’s not reaching as many people as you know it should.  You think the brand needs some serious attention? Here's some thought...

  • How to write a policy briefing

    Policy briefings are short documents that communicate an organisation's policy recommendations. They are usually written for a non-specialist audience.

  • How to get your first job in the voluntary sector

    Given how tough the jobs market is right now, it is perhaps unsurprising that NCVO received hundreds of applications for two trainee positions recently. In the process of sifting applications an...

  • How to use card-sorting to structure your website

    Card-sorting is a great first step in designing / redesigning the structure of a website. By asking users to sort content into groups, you discover how they think and the language they use. This is...

  • How to make your office more sustainable

    This does what it says on the tin!  A quick guide to basic measures which can be taken to improve how 'green' you are at work.

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