IT in the UK Voluntary Sector: research published

IT in the UK Voluntary Sector: research published  15 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis The research upon which the report is based is funded by the ESRC as part of its Virtual Society? programme.The full report will be available later this year and is expected to cost £20. Contact ,a href=”mailto:[email protected]”>Dr Eleanor Burt, Voluntary Sector Research Unit, Glasgow Caledonian University. Howard Lake | 17 March 1999 | News How are UK voluntary sector organisations using information and communications technology? How does your charity’s use of IT compare with others’? A new report from the Centre for the Study of Telematics and Governance at Glasgow Caledonian University attempts to quantify charities’ take-up of IT.How are UK voluntary sector organisations using information and communications technology? How does your charity’s use of IT compare with others’? A new report from the Centre for the Study of Telematics and Governance at Glasgow Caledonian University attempts to quantify charities’ take-up of IT.“Re-shaping the Voluntary Sector in the Information Age”, by Dr Eleanor Burt and Professor John Taylor, looked at UK voluntary organisations with annual incomes of £250,000 to over £11 million. Headline figures from the report indicate that of those organisations using computer networking applications, 53% had a Web site, and 68.9% used external e-mail. Eighty-four per cent of respondents used some form of computer networking. Advertisement About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. read more

Unemployment Rate Falls in 42 States Monthly in December

first_img in Daily Dose, Featured, Market Studies, News Previous: CFPB Bulletin Reminds Financial Institutions of Supervisory Information Confidentiality Next: DS News Webcast: Wednesday 1/28/2015 The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Unemployment Rate Falls in 42 States Monthly in December  Print This Post Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment Rate Jobs Unemployment Rate 2015-01-27 Brian Honea Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago About Author: Brian Honea Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Share Save Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago Brian Honea’s writing and editing career spans nearly two decades across many forms of media. He served as sports editor for two suburban newspaper chains in the DFW area and has freelanced for such publications as the Yahoo! Contributor Network, Dallas Home Improvement magazine, and the Dallas Morning News. He has written four non-fiction sports books, the latest of which, The Life of Coach Chuck Curtis, was published by the TCU Press in December 2014. A lifelong Texan, Brian received his master’s degree from Amberton University in Garland. center_img Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago Home / Daily Dose / Unemployment Rate Falls in 42 States Monthly in December Related Articles Tagged with: Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment Rate Jobs Unemployment Rate The latest improvements in regional and state employment statistics across the United States are keeping in line with the latest drop in the nation’s unemployment rate (down to 5.6 percent in December) – and in line with analysts’ assessments of consistently improving economic and labor conditions.The unemployment rate declined in 42 states and the District of Columbia month-over-month in December, staying in line with the falling U.S. unemployment rate, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) Regional and State Employment and Unemployment report for December 2014 released Tuesday. The unemployment rate increased in only four states from November to December, while four states experienced no change in unemployment rate month-over-month.Mississippi had the highest unemployment rate among states in December, with 7.2 percent (the District of Columbia had an unemployment rate of 7.3 percent for the month). The lowest unemployment rate among states for the month was in North Dakota, at 2.8 percent; 19 states had a “significantly lower” unemployment rate than the nationwide average for the month of 5.6 percent. Ten states plus the District Columbia had a significantly higher rate than the national average, while 21 states reported an unemployment rate “not appreciably different” from the U.S. rate.Nineteen states experienced significant month-over-month declines in unemployment in December), led by Delaware (0.6 percent) and Michigan and North Carolina (0.4 percent each). Thirty states experienced significant unemployment rate declines year-over-year, led by Illinois (2.7 percentage points), and Rhode Island (2.5 percentage points), with the only significant increase occurring in Louisiana (1.3 percentage points).Idaho and Vermont, at 0.4 percent each, experienced the largest month-over-month declines in employment in December.Meanwhile, payrolls increased from November to December in 41 states and declined in only nine, plus the District of Columbia. Texas had the largest month-over-month job gain with 45,700, followed by New York (30,400) and Illinois (17,100). Minnesota experienced the largest month-over-month decline in jobs with 5,200.Year-over-year, payrolls increased in all 50 states and the District of Columbia in December. The largest increases occurred in North Dakota (5.4 percent), Texas (4.0), and Utah (3.9 percent). January 27, 2015 993 Views Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago The Week Ahead: Nearing the Forbearance Exit 2 days ago Sign up for DS News Daily Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Subscribelast_img read more

Local wins Trojan Classic

first_img Harrell said that he plans to compete in only three to four championships a year.“It’s just so tough training to compete,” he said. “And, I’ll only compete in all natural events. I’m going to use what God has given me and do the best that I can. I’ve got a chance now and I want to make the best of it.” Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Book Nook to reopen The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Sponsored Content Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits You Might Like United Way seeks chili cooks for kickoff event The Pike County United Way will kick off its 2012 fundraising campaign with a Chili Cook-Off Tuesday, Aug. 30, at… read more Harrell had planned to take a year off after the Trojan Classic to build up his muscle mass but, with a pro card, he’s ahead of the game.‘I’d been really training hard for the Trojan Classic since March so I took the weekend off and ate whatever I wanted,” Harrell said, with a smile. “But I’ll be back at the training table on Wednesday because I want to be ready to compete in my first pro championship in Georgia in November.” Published 10:39 pm Monday, August 22, 2011 To earn the overall title, Harrell had to compete against the winners of all the categories.“All of the winners competed in what is called a pose-down,” he said. “The competition was tough and it was a real honor to be the winner.”Harrell has been bodybuilding for only a year and he hoped to eventually get his pro card so that he could compete on a different level. But he had no idea it would come this early in his bodybuilding career. Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Latest Stories By Jaine Treadwell Email the author Skip Local wins Trojan Classic Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Print Article Troy bodybuilder Maurice Harrell took top honors at the All Natural NGA Trojan Classic Bodybuilding Championship at Troy University on Saturday.On his way to the Overall Contender Championship, Harrell won the open men’s heavyweight title and the title of Mr. Troy. As winner of the Trojan Classic Contender Championship, Harrell received his professional card.“I had hoped to do good in the Trojan Classic but I never expected to get my pro card,” Harrell said. “What it means to get a pro card is that bodybuilding is no longer a hobby for me. I’m now a professional. I can win prize money, endorse products and get sponsors.” Around the WebDoctor: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Health VideosIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthTop 4 Methods to Get Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel By The Penny Hoarderlast_img read more