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    Corporate relations: Carbon Retirement and Corporate Communication, Land Securities

    17 January 2011

    Burston and McCabe met 18 months ago when Burston had specific concerns about her communications skills. They have met up around 15 times – approximately every six weeks since they first met – and are in regular contact by phone and email. Here’s what the programme of support has meant to them both… ...more

  • Chris Handy
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    Deal Q&A: Accord Group

    17 January 2011

    Chris Handy, CEO of the Accord Group of housing associations, explains why his organisation is pioneering a new US-inspired model of support for UK social enterprises ...more

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    Extras - online

    24 November 2010

    Extras is a little treasure trove of advice and good things usually only available in the printed magazine. However, this month we ran out of pages! So, as a little treat in the run up to Christmas, Extras is being published online free to all website users ...more

  • Caroline Mason, operations director at Investing for Good
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    Home truths: an asset class...

    22 November 2010

    Your monthly home economics column from Caroline Mason, operations director at Investing for Good. This month: social investment as an asset class benefits social enterprise ...more

  • Tamara Pekelman, adviser at Business Link in London
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    Business surgery: dealing with change

    12 November 2010

    Big Society will mean big changes, but Tamara Pekelman from Business Link in London has advice to turn scary change into opportunity ...more

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    Corporate relations: Eye4Change and The Capita Group plc

    12 November 2010

    Demetriou and Cordes first met in June 2010. They’ve met twice and are in daily email and weekly telephone contact. They’re happy to continue the partnership as long as it’s useful. Here’s what they say about each other... ...more

  • Welsh Water builds for the future
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    Deal Q&A: Welsh Water

    12 November 2010

    Neil Webb, treasurer of Welsh Water, describes how the social enterprise recently raised capital for investment ...more

  • Jan Golding
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    Expert eye: redundancies

    12 November 2010

    In light of the current economic climate and the impacts on the SE sector, Jan Golding, CEO at Roots HR CIC offers a best practice approach to tough decisions ...more

  • Patrick Shine, Shaftsbury Partnership
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    Franchising employment solutions

    12 November 2010

    Patrick Shine of the Shaftesbury Partnership explains how it is working with Manchester and Salford councils to pioneer a programme of social franchising ...more

  • Dave Hollings
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    Membership as a business tool

    12 November 2010

    Dave Hollings, Director of Co-operative Mutual Solutions, describes why membership is a distinguishing feature of the co-operative business model ...more

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