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The hard work starts here

Dan Mushens reflects on his five years working at Penumbra and a recent excellent grade for his service

21st March 2019 by TFN Guest

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Premium Stand under my umbrella (ella, ella)

Defining the indefinable - Annie Gunner Logan brings out the sex and intelligence in third sector infrastructure

21st March 2019 by TFN Guest

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Premium Struggling to survive never mind thrive

Helen Macneil: this is definitely the toughest operating environment we’ve faced in 30 years

21st March 2019 by TFN Guest

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We know the truth about poverty – it’s not a pretty picture

Jackie Stockdale explains how becoming a member of Poverty Truth Community helped her speak out about how difficult life in poverty actually is

21st March 2019 by TFN Guest

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Are women really winning the gender pay battle?

Susan Smith reflects on the impressive line-up of inspiring women featuring in March's Third Force News and what it means for the sector

18th March 2019 by Susan Smith

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Sharing stories

Ross Ahlfeld on how storytelling can breakdown cultural barriers, transform our communites and our lives

18th March 2019 by Robert Armour

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Devolved benefits delays will impact disabled Scots

Jeremy Balfour MSP says the Scottish Government had a chance to take control of the benefits system - and blew it

15th March 2019 by TFN Guest

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The value of kinship care

Susan Hunter on why we should value kinship carers

14th March 2019 by TFN Guest

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How to maximise your grant success

How to maximise your grant success

14th March 2019 by TFN Guest

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Theatre production will tackle youth gambling

Warren Hughes on how a play will look at the perils of youth gambling

14th March 2019 by TFN Guest

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I drank so much I had to learn how to walk again

Glaswegian, George Robb talks to Dan Mushens about working in a prison, developing PTSD as a result of what he saw, and the effects of alcoholism

14th March 2019 by TFN Guest

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Zero-hours contracts and unpredictable work patterns - the reality of working in social care

Henry Simmons on why Scotland's social care system is not delivering fair work for staff and what should be done to change that

12th March 2019 by TFN Guest

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Shamima Begum’s baby is a victim of Tory political opportunism

Robina Qureshi says Shamima Begum and her baby have been made an example of by a Tory home secretary playing at dog-whistle politics

11th March 2019 by TFN Guest

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New legislation means an important year ahead for charities

Alastair Keatinge looks at what new legislation will mean for charities

11th March 2019 by TFN Guest

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The MoonWalk gives me confidence to talk about my cancer

Christine McLaughlin is urging other women to make a pledge to fundraise to mark International Women’s Day

7th March 2019 by TFN Guest

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Premium Same old same old - Annie Gunner Logan on charity law reform

“It’s time for change” says the age-old political mantra, but is that improvement, redesign, reform, transformation - or just a bit of a tinker?

1st March 2019 by TFN Guest

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Coming clean!

Coming clean!

28th February 2019 by TFN Guest

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The old ways are the best ways for the new generation

Ishbel Smith believes the new generation can offer valuable insights on communications

27th February 2019 by TFN Guest

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