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A cynical move to undermine charity campaigning

Susan Smith argues businesses taking out a full-page advert criticising a charity is a dangerous move to undermine charity campaigning

16th August 2017 by Susan Smith

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Seeking social innovators to spend £5,000

Social enterprise agency Firstport is on the hunt for a new cohort of social innovators

8th August 2017 by TFN Guest

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Why are charities failing at relationship fundraising?

Ian MacQuillin examines what relationship fundraising is and why boards and senior managers simply don't get it

7th August 2017 by TFN Guest

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We can’t sleep on pay equality in the care sector

Enable's Teresa Shearer says the sector must work in collaboration to address the issue of pay rates for care staff

4th August 2017 by TFN Guest

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Help TFN investigate the pension problem

Susan Smith explains why TFN is investigating third sector pensions and what you can do to help

2nd August 2017 by Susan Smith

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New business models needed in social care

Alastair Keatinge makes the case for new business models in social care

21st July 2017 by TFN Guest

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Where being a stakeholder might be a stretch too far

​James Jopling believes a warm welcome from power brokers might be lulling us all into a false sense of security

21st July 2017 by TFN Guest

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Action for Sick Children changes its name

Gwen Garner, Trustee at Children’s Health Scotland, believes the new name best expresses the organisation's remit

20th July 2017 by TFN Guest

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Charities urged to grab a slice of £3m funding pot

Joe Ray, social investment and innovation advisor at People’s Postcode Lottery, answers questions on the launch of Dream Fund 2018

17th July 2017 by TFN

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How the third sector can use litigation for change

Mhairi Snowden says charities can make the law work for them

10th July 2017 by TFN Guest

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Write the mainstream media off at your peril

Sally Hall on the dangers of do it yourself communications and an over reliance on social media to tell your story

6th July 2017 by TFN Guest

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All unsolicited calls should be banned

​The Fundraising Preference Service set to be launched tomorrow is fundamentally flawed according to Fair Telecoms campaigner David Hickson

5th July 2017 by TFN

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Beware of false economies on employment law

Ben Doherty on why social care charities need to be careful they don't fall foul of employment law

3rd July 2017 by TFN Guest

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The descent of man in fundraising

Charlotte Bray is confused about why there are so few men in fundraising

3rd July 2017 by Charlotte Bray

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Get inspired – apply for the Social Enterprise Awards

Duncan Thorp of Social Enterprise Scotland on why you should apply for the Social Enterprise Awards 2017

28th June 2017 by TFN

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Charity still proves to be a very lucrative business

Scotland's charity legislation needs tightened if we are to avoid another public confidence disaster says Robert Armour

28th June 2017 by Robert Armour

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Enable and GCU transforming specialist nurse training

Theresa Shearer on equipping the health and social care workforce of today with the skills that they will need for tomorrow

22nd June 2017 by TFN Guest

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Die hard May clings on - but for how long?

Craig Wilson assesses the state of play as the dust begins to settle on GE17

15th June 2017 by TFN

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Good ideas catalyst: take the next step in business development

Claire Carpenter on how the Good Ideas Academy is planning to help established social enterprises take their next big step

13th June 2017 by TFN Guest

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