How cryptocurrency could change fundraising

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

A guest contribution by Fred Moreira. UNICEF changed the game in May of this year. The Independent reported on UNICEF’s innovative form of cashless fundraising, in which the agency…

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Top tips to innovate with confidence

Sunday, November 4, 2018

Recently I had the pleasure of recording a webinar with Roland Harwood, co-founder of global innovation agency 100%Open, about his experiences and insights on innovation. I first met…

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Socks can make ‘wow moments’

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Are you inundated with new autumn season catalogues in the post from clothes companies you’ve never even heard of? Or is it just me? There is nothing eye-catching…

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Everything I didn’t know about video games

Monday, October 22, 2018

When you think about video games – what springs to mind? When I think of video games, I go back to my childhood. It started with Nintendo Game…

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3 tips for creative leaders

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

A couple of weeks ago I interviewed Kirstin Kaszubowska, innovation and creativity expert about her thoughts and experiences helping individuals and teams to think creatively. One of the questions…

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Is sleeping like a sloth the key to productivity and creativity?

Friday, October 5, 2018

A guest blog by Vanessa Longley. In my last blog I explained the connection between a good night’s sleep and increased productivity and creativity. Here’s where I explain…

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Let’s sleep on it some more… How sleep and creative thinking are connected. Part one.

Thursday, September 13, 2018

A guest blog by Vanessa Longley. Last year, as part of my MSc in Innovation, Creativity and Leadership studies I wanted to understand more about the connection between sleep and…

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I’m a fundraiser. Crowdfunding. How hard can it be?

Friday, July 13, 2018

Earlier this year I launched a crowdfund to get an idea off the ground. I’ve called it the Lucidity Network. I thought it might be helpful to share…

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If we are all the same how will we ever innovate?

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Recently I was interviewed about innovation in the charity sector, and I’m sorry to say that when asked, I struggled to name any campaigns or services that I’d…

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Radical or incremental when it comes to innovation the key word is confidence

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Innovation is an old-fashioned term these days. It seems that to keep it sexy you’ve got to use a prefix. Disruptive or radical, marginal or incremental. We can’t…

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