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Connecting with community managers at the community (un)conference.

This month, I attended my first community (un)conference to connect with like-minded community managers from different industries, share ideas and learn about other community groups. Hosted by James Cattell, the community (un)conference lets attendees collaboratively build the agenda on the day with lots of discussions on hot topics. Here is what I learned. Networking done […]

Champions Digifest

Catching up with the community champions of 2022

In March 2022, we hosted the second community champion’s programme. We celebrated 17 incredible and dedicated individuals who go above and beyond to help their peers. Winners were treated a VIP trip to Digifest and have since become a community of peers who support each other sharing resources and tips to strengthen their communities and […]


Community 101: What does it take to build a great community?

Welcome, to the first community blog. Communities bring us closer. They allow us to share, connect and learn.  They create a space that builds trust and when nurtured with compassion and careful planning, create vital support. I’ve been supporting Jisc’s and our member communities since 2020, watching them evolve from firefighting mode during the pandemic, […]

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Community helping us provide tech for good Our communities provide a lifeline. They help us work closely with our customers and partners, bringing insight and inspiration, while creating new possibilities. But, creating a great community is not always easy. We will be using this space to help you throughout your communities’ journey, sharing our thinking […]