Blogs

Let’s recognise investors in older people too

Brian Sloan argues it's not just young people who have much to offer 21st century Scotland

21st February 2018 by TFN Guest

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With just three months to go, the GDPR clock is ticking

Alison Johnston, lead policy officer for the Information Commissioner’s Office, urges charities not to panic about GDPR

21st February 2018 by TFN

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Tap into our ecosystem of business support

Josiah Lockhart, chief executive of Firstport, says good business advice is vital

21st February 2018 by TFN Guest

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Oxfam crisis cannot become weapon against aid sector

Jane Salmonson says powerful and vocal elements of society can't be allowed to use Oxfam crisis as an excuse to cut aid UK budget

21st February 2018 by TFN Guest

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Scanning the financial horizon

Heather Lamont looks at a few recent headlines from the financial press and considers what they might mean for your charity’s finances.

21st February 2018 by TFN Guest

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Public shouldn’t turn their back on vital humanitarian work

Richard Cambridge, a humanitarian worker for International Red Cross, says the public needs to back aid charities

21st February 2018 by TFN Guest

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We’re care experienced and know how to care

​Kevin Browne of Who Cares Scotland says it's time to put experienced people into the driving seat when it comes to care

21st February 2018 by TFN

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Don’t panic: charity storm clouds have a silver lining

Susan Smith says don’t panic about falling trust levels, be proactive and seize the opportunity to create good news

21st February 2018 by Susan Smith

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Shape the future of digital tax system

Jim Burberry, from financial consultants RSM, looks at how plans to create a digital tax system will affect charities

19th February 2018 by TFN

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Kindness and the crisis of confidence facing our services

Julia Unwin explains some of her concerns about the challenge of making our public services kinder

16th February 2018 by TFN Guest

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Turning the world upside down to stop cancer

Gemma McTaggart and fellow Napier student Lottie Grant are the brains behind Lives Turned Upside Down

15th February 2018 by TFN

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The end doesn’t justify the means for charities

Susan Smith says the Oxfam crisis highlights why all charities must be values-led organisations

14th February 2018 by Susan Smith

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Save this planet: Eat Local

​Bruce McInnes runs a campaign encouraging local retailers in Glasgow to source locally - and it's working

13th February 2018 by Robert Armour

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Many hands make the lightsaber work

Charlotte Bray was in her element at Capital Sci-Fi Con, a fundraiser in aid of Children's Hospices Across Scotland

13th February 2018 by Charlotte Bray

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We can’t let Oxfam crisis distract from our vital work

​Kevin Watkins, Save the Children chief executive, says the Oxfam crisis is rooted in the male abuse of power

12th February 2018 by Robert Armour

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Discover the changemakers: shape your future workforce

Karen Ormiston is urging third sector organisations to think about recruiting more young people

12th February 2018 by TFN Guest

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Video blog: Scotland is leading the world in sign language recognition

Frankie McLean's video blog on what Scots delegates learned at World Federation of the Deaf international conference in Budapest

12th February 2018 by TFN Guest

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Why HIV and sexual health awareness training is so important

AIDS awareness is so important says Clive King of the Terrence Higgins Trust

12th February 2018 by TFN

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