Management

Mentors can turbo-charge your business

Kendra Walsh looks at the power of mentoring as she prepares to attend this year's Social Enterprise World Forum in Edinburgh

10th August 2018 by TFN Guest

0 Comments Blogs
What is a community bubble?

George Thomson looks at how creating a space for community events can boost volunteer participation

7th August 2018 by TFN Guest

0 Comments Blogs
Using impact data to build brand credibility and sustainable growth

Karen Lynch looks at the power of data as she prepares to attend this year's Social Enterprise World Forum in Edinburgh

3rd August 2018 by TFN Guest

0 Comments Blogs
Serco failure proves urgent need for social enterprise

​Duncan Thorp believes broken public services can be fixed and the answer lies with the social economy

3rd August 2018 by TFN Guest

2 Comments Blogs
Scotland can lead the way on social enterprise

Robin Fallas looks forward to the Social Enterprise World Forum, and reflects on how the sector has developed over the past decade

27th July 2018 by TFN Guest

0 Comments Blogs
Scouts are at the heart of the community but we can do more

Rob Murray is looking for charity partners for a Scouts Scotland project which aims to encourage social action

27th July 2018 by TFN Guest

0 Comments Blogs
Sport and recreation trusts have every right to be charities

Kirsty Cumming defends sport and recreation trusts against suggestions that they don't deserve charitable status

23rd July 2018 by TFN Guest

0 Comments Blogs
Take control with #SocialSummer2018

Duncan Thorp talks about the latest campaign promoting Scotland's inclusive social economy

19th July 2018 by TFN Guest

0 Comments Blogs
Linking the global ambitions of social enterprise to our local context

Josiah Lockhart looks at the potential for shared learning across borders as he prepares to attend this year's Social Enterprise World Forum in Edinburgh

16th July 2018 by TFN Guest

0 Comments Blogs
Charities must account for market impact on investments

Lynne Lamont stresses the importance of keeping track of any investments

6th July 2018 by TFN Guest

1 Comment Blogs
What is a modern charity anyway - and do you care?

Susan Smith is confused about what a modern charity is, which is why TFN is asking for your help working it out

6th July 2018 by Susan Smith

0 Comments Blogs
There from the start – the Royal Voluntary Service has shaped the NHS for 70 years

Catherine Johnstone on how RVS volunteers shifted their efforts from war to supporting the newly formed NHS, and are still there 70 years later

5th July 2018 by TFN Guest

0 Comments Blogs
10 years of social enterprise

Dr Mairi Mackay looks back 10 years to the first Social Enterprise World Forum as she prepares to attend this year's event in Edinburgh

5th July 2018 by TFN Guest

0 Comments Blogs
Chief Encounters: Carl Hodson, Fife Society for the Blind

The charity boss does not like surprises at work but believes being scared can deliver positive energy

5th July 2018 by TFN Guest

0 Comments Blogs
There is something different about working in the voluntary sector

Martin Crewe examines why charities still have a key role to play in society

5th July 2018 by TFN Guest

0 Comments Blogs
How much do volunteers mean to us?

Seona Deuchar reflects on her time working with volunteers at The Vegan Society

2nd July 2018 by TFN Guest

0 Comments Blogs
The Social Enterprise World Forum influences what I do today

Michelle Ferguson looks at the positives she took from 2017's Social Enterprise World Forum as she prepares to attend this year's event in Edinburgh

29th June 2018 by TFN Guest

0 Comments Blogs
Underinsurance: an avoidable disaster

John Cleghorn identifies the trips, traps and advice to avoid underinsurance crippling your charity

28th June 2018 by TFN Guest

0 Comments Blogs
Regulator criticises bag collection charities

Biggest source of public complaints stem from bag collections of charities' behalf

27th June 2018 by Robert Armour

0 Comments Blogs