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Guest_blog_listing Walking and cycling - they’re worth the risk! Alasdair Macdonald reflects on our latest report on pedestrian and cyclist casualty trends and looks at the rise of car usage and development of road infrastructure and its effect on risks and perceived risks to pedestrians and cyclists.

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On: 20 August 2015 By: Alasdair Macdonald
1406194568 Sharing research findings using blogging: useful tips Sheena Fletcher outlines some simple tips for effectively sharing your research findings using a blog.

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On: 31 July 2015 By: Sheena Fletcher
1406194568 Get in the picture – using infographics to share and promote research Sheena Fletcher discusses the use of infographics to highlight key messages and make research and data more accessible to users.

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On: 24 July 2015 By: Sheena Fletcher
1406194568 Measuring social media and gleaning meaning from analytics Sheena Fletcher discusses how to track and measure progress using social media and website analytics tools and how to use this information to review and improve your online communications.

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On: 17 July 2015 By: Sheena Fletcher
1406194568 Using social media to promote your organisation or project Sheena Fletcher looks at helpful things to think about when promoting information online, focusing on some basic questions and things to think about before you get started.

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On: 10 July 2015 By: Sheena Fletcher
Guest_blog_listing Is the third sector in Glasgow facing a ‘boiled frog’ moment? Richard Scothorne discusses recent research into pressures facing Glasgow's third sector and organisational responses to the situation.

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On: 26 June 2015 By: Richard Scothorne
1431937090 “Do you do this for the money or the banter?”: getting young people to talk about what they think and how they feel Lisa Garnham discusses her experience using filmmaking to engage young people in research.

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On: 22 June 2015 By: Dr Lisa Garnham
1431937090 “It makes me feel joyful”: getting young children to talk about what they think and how they feel Lisa Garnham discusses her experience using creative techniques to engage young children in research.

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On: 09 June 2015 By: Dr Lisa Garnham
Guest_blog__1__listing Working in the third sector: Reality checks! Kathleen Caskie looks at the challenges facing those working in the third and voluntary sector in Glasgow.

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On: 03 June 2015 By: Kathleen Caskie
1406194568 Life expectancy in Calton - no longer 54 Bruce Whyte on life expectancy in the Calton area of Glasgow, highlighting media reporting of male life expectancy and looking at current estimates.

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On: 02 June 2015 By: Bruce Whyte