Podnosh Impact Assessment App
Capture how you help people and turn their stories into data.
Working with government, housing and the third sector since 2005
We teach you practical ways to use open data and data skills to help with funding, report on needs and demonstrate value.
Working with communities and partners to improve perceptions of safety across neighbourhoods.
Social Media Surgeries
Boost digital skills and network public servants with each other and active citizens in communities.
Consultation to Conversation
Moving old methods of consultation to a more inclusive, conversational approach.
Bit by bit we’ve been doing something strategic in Birmingham. Every social media surgery that happens in the city helps in a number of ways: Provides new skills to individual active citizens Creates a place where people can meet each other Helps community groups and the public sector use the web to talk to … Read more
I had planned to blog a little more about #Beingthestory – the wonderful event staged by Jude Habib last week. I thought I would describe more of the astonishing stories I heard that day but instead I want to try and organise some thoughts. Being told stories or telling stories often seems a little … Read more
I’ve spent today in London at #beingthestory – a days of stories brought together by Jude Habib from Sound Delivery. Thank you Jude. Here are some thoughts on stories picked up today (this doesn;t cover the whole day – I’m still digesting other bits) Telling someone’s story helps make them real. Lawyers tell stories – … Read more
Over the last few weeks we have been working on a storytelling project with CHADD: Churches Housing Association of Dudley & District I (Steph) have been visiting the various services that CHADD offer and shooting the staff and residents. This has included a Domestic Violence Refuge, their Foyer accommodation for 16 – 25 year old’s and their … Read more
“Podnosh are huge fun to work with. If you get the chance, grab it.”
– Kate Cooper, New Optimists Forum
“Educating everyone from my Director to officers in the team… Podnosh helped us know what social media was and create conversations with people.”
– Richard Brown, Birmingham City Council