Essential Digital Skills

Earlier this month, I joined many people and organisations who champion digital inclusion at Lloyds Banking Group’s launch of their Consumer Digital Index 2018. The digital index tracks the number of people in the UK who have none, some or all of the digital skills they need to benefit from Read more…

Unlocking the people power

The golden thread of One Digital Today’s world is a digital world and those without the skills to participate in it are disadvantaged. Those disadvantages are multiple, sometimes complex and usually interrelated. Digital skills aren’t a thing you can learn once, like riding a bike; most people need ongoing support Read more…

Laptop and hands of someone typing

Digital Brighton and Hove

The Citizens Online’s digital inclusion project in Brighton & Hove has been running for a couple of years now and provides a great illustration of how effective partnership working can enable an area to make significant progress in helping people to be digitally included. The network of partners involved is Read more…