Fixing the leaky pipeline and the STEM gender gap

Fixing the leaky pipeline and the STEM gender gap

The Dot Project champions diversity.  After all, diversity in thought and background provides the space for divergent thinking.   In theory, driving diversity in the technology sector should be easy.  The technology sector thrives on divergent thinking, a perpetual...
Digital tech for mental health

Digital tech for mental health

The relationship between technology and mental health is a true dichotomy.  Just as mental health issues are experienced uniquely, with no two experiences ever the same, so too the successful intervention of technology will be closely linked to individual thoughts,...
100 Years of Women in STEM

100 Years of Women in STEM

Today we’re celebrating International Women’s Day 2018, in a year which also marks 100 years since women in the UK gained the right to vote. As we continue to champion more women and greater diversity in science, technology, engineering and mathematics we’ve put...
What I found and learnt at The Gathering

What I found and learnt at The Gathering

During The Gathering I came across a range of organisations, resources and events which may be useful to third sector organisations and those working with third sector organisations.  I’ve captured what I found in a short directory below and you’ll find...
SCVO The Gathering

SCVO The Gathering

This week I attended The Gathering in Glasgow for the first time.  It’s my first time attending this free event, known as the largest free third sector event in the UK which gathers together organisations to showcase their work in the marketplace and attend workshops...
The right to our identity

The right to our identity

Did you know that we’re about to get many more rights to protect our privacy that could change the way we protect our identities forever?  You could almost see these rights as an invisible revolution as so many of us are unaware what the general data protection...
Top tips: GDPR and data protection

Top tips: GDPR and data protection

On 5th December we held the final Tech for Good Bath meetup of 2017.  As we stand on the frontier of 2018 we thought we’d harness the energy and expertise of our Tech for Good Bath network to talk proactively about data protection and the importance of preparing for...
Guest blog: Empowered to embrace GDPR

Guest blog: Empowered to embrace GDPR

Following our GDPR and data protection Tech for Good Bath event this week B from BSH Partnerships shares how advice from experts leaves her feeling empowered to embrace GDPR.  I do not profess to know my HTTPS from my elbow, but my interest was piqued this week to...