Impacts of Covid-19 on Giving

The Impact of Covid-19 on the Individual Giving Fundraising Sector The Coronavirus Pandemic of 2020 is a significant world event which has affected giving, but it has also touched upon the lives of every individual on the planet in one way or another. It has changed the way we live our lives, with lockdowns, social distancing, a shift to working from home (for some), not to mention the physical and mental health impacts of the disease. We've seen the ingenuity of organisations rapidly shifting ...

How to Use Crisis Management Tools Effectively

Current Climate Crisis management is being talked about more frequently than ever. You must have a crisis management plan whether it be using internal resources or external agencies/tools. Just ‘waiting to see what happens’ is not good enough anymore. This applies to all industries. In this post we’ll explain why tracking your sentiment is important as well as tracking 'what' people are talking about. Within a crisis, topics of conversation change quickly as do problems and their solution, whic ...

COVID-19: Outlooks and Opinions

COVID-19 The virus has affected everyone’s way of life in a negative or positive way. According to the World Health Organisation, the virus was detected in China on the 31 December 2019. The virus was considered a Public Health Emergency of International Concern on 30 January 2020. Within two weeks WHO named the new coronavirus disease: COVID-19. We are interested in the different topics people are talking about within different segments of people in our local area: Gloucestershire and how th ...

Working From Home

5 Tips Due to the current global situation, many companies in several industries are working from home. Working from home can challenge productivity due to the environment and distractions. In this short post we will provide 5 tips to improve productivity. 1. Time management In order to stay productive when you are working from home, you need to manage your time effectively. Pick a start and end time and implement boundaries to complete your work activities within these times. Try to wake ...