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How to find new angles to talk about your charity’s work

Are you looking to find new ways to talk about your charity? In this blog, I share top tips on how to to create fresh and engaging content for your audiences.  Imagine you’re a journalist writing for a local newspaper. You have your specialisms and favourite topics but generally, you can write about whatever you … Continue reading How to find new angles to talk about your charity’s work

Why charities should show their budget

Why charities should show their budget

In this blog, I explore why it’s important that charities share information about their budget when outsourcing work to freelancers or agencies.  Budgets are a touchy subject in the charity world. The money available is often donated by the public, so it’s absolutely right that it is used carefully.  But there is rarely a moment … Continue reading Why charities should show their budget

How people with lived experience can shape a charity’s comms

Find out how three medical charities collaborate with people with health conditions to shape their comms – everything from their day-to-day content to strategy work.  Medical charities exist for the benefit of people with various diseases and health conditions. There’s always been a strong reason therefore to make sure that these people are involved in … Continue reading How people with lived experience can shape a charity’s comms

books on science writing

5 great books on science writing

Here are my recommendations for five great books which will improve your science writing, making your work clear and engaging for your charity’s audiences.  I’m sometimes asked by people who write about science in medical research charities for recommendations of books to help improve their craft. So here’s a few great books on science writing … Continue reading 5 great books on science writing