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The DSC Team
Last Fortnight Round-Up
Social Innovation Camp
“What is the potential for new startups to get involved in Social Care?” http://bit.ly/OFJmRV #sicamp https://twitter.com/sicamp
Quoted: https://twitter.com/MrJamesPorteous & https://twitter.com/claireOT & https://twitter.com/AmandaGore
“The best apps you’ve never heard of and wouldn’t want to buy”
Business Support “an industry in itself”
Guy Kawasaki Book: “Enchantment”
Book: “The Art of the Start” (Stuart’s business strt-up bible) http://astore.amazon.co.uk/dsc-podcast-21/detail/1591840562
Cheap crowd-sourced logo design – http://99designs.co.uk/
Stuart’s business support – https://twitter.com/setsquared
Mindings “Top 20 British Tech start-ups”
Mindings at StartUp Britain (http://www.startupbritain.co/)
What can tech companies do to enrich the lives of older people?
Study finds that internet use cuts depression in older people http://www.headstar.com/eablive/?p=765
Computers cut dementia risk
Nesta Centre for Challenge Ageing Well Challenge
#FF (FOLLOW FRIDAY)
Advice from Twitter if your account has been hacked or compromised
Some local government recommendations
Who have opened up the use of social media for all staff and provided excellent guidance, support and training.
Chief Executive of Monmouthshire County Council
Communications Officer Monmouthshire County Council who writes excellent blogs about Public Sector use of social media. One of her recent posts on a subject which evokes a lot of debate in the public sector, Let’s not dismiss online influence scoring altogether
Councillor for Devauden on Monmouthshire County Council, Deputy Leader. Chair of Welsh Conservative Councillors’ Association
who generously shares his knowledge and wisdom of local government communications. Dan works at Walsall Councili and is a contributor to https://twitter.com/comms2point0
Nigel Bishop https://twitter.com/ashroplad
Who organised the excellent Digital Futures conference in Shropshire #digifutures12
Who manages the Shropshire Family Information Service and uses social media to provide information and support to parents and carers of children and young people.
Gordon Scobbie Deputy Chief Constable Tayside Police and UK police lead for Social Media who received the ConnectedCops award for International Social Media ‘Top Cop’ at #smilecon
Mark Brown edits One in Four, England’s only national mental health and wellbeing magazine written by people who experience mental health difficulties
BardOwl wins Meffy Award
NEXT FORTNIGHT ROUND-UP
Blogger Norman McNamara is organising Dementia Awareness Day on the 17th September 2012
Gill Phillips “In my shoes” series raising awareness of dementia from professionals, service users and carers perspectives.
Online Influence conference
Can public sector bodies and online activists collaborate? #smwldn debate 28th September with https://twitter.com/MarkOneinFour and https://twitter.com/VictoriaBetton
Public sector bodies vs. online activists – Snog, marry or avoid?