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19th June 2009

Youth unemployment costing £2m a week

Youth unemployment costing £2m a weekDavid Maddox, Scotsman19.06.09 A MAJOR charity has warned that youth unemployment is costing Scotland £2 million a week – or almost £12,000 an hour – and is…
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19th June 2009

Presentation to EDAS Seminar

Presentation to EDAS Seminar Social Enterprise in CommunitiesLaurence Demarco18.06.09 Senscot is 10 years old this year.  When we first hoisted the flag for social enterprise, the term wasn’t a…
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Senscot Bulletin
19th June 2009

Senscot Bulletin: 19.06.09

Dear members and friends, One of my favourite books, over many years, is Ernest Hemingway’s `A Moveable Feast` - a volume of reminiscences of his life in Paris in the 1920s when he was learning his …
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19th June 2009

‘Prepare for criticism’, GHA chief warns staff

'Prepare for criticism', GHA chief warns staffEmily Rogers, The Herald19.06.09 The chief executive of Glasgow Housing Association has warned her staff to brace themselves for criticism from the S…
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16th June 2009

Free Mentoring Support

Free Mentoring SupportRealise Mentoring08.06.09 Do you have some enterprising ideas to develop your organisation and its financial sustainability? Perhaps you're looking to tender for new contracts or…
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16th June 2009

Public Social Partnership Welcomed

Public Social Partnership WelcomedThe Scottish Government12.06.09 A new approach to public service delivery has been confirmed in the award of a contract to create 10 Public-Social Partnerships (PSPs)…
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16th June 2009

Capercaillie Cruisers Ltd sold to Re-Union Canal Boats

Capercaillie Cruisers Ltd sold to Re-Union Canal BoatsRe-Union16.06.09 A Family-owned canal boat hire business based at the Falkirk Wheel, has been sold to Re-Union, a social enterprise based in Edinb…
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16th June 2009

Soapbox: the rise of social enterprise

Soapbox: the rise of social enterpriseChip Feiss, FT14.06.09 Is it possible that a whole new, distinct fourth sector is developing right before our eyes? The modern business world has up to now compri…
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16th June 2009

Time for social enterprise

Time for social enterpriseEmily Ford, Times Online16.06.09 Were it not for the high barred gates and stringent security checks, there would be nothing to suggest that The Clink was anything other than…
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12th June 2009

Networks1st Update: 12th June 2009

CEiS is holding a series of free seminars this month on opportunities for social enterprises in the new contracting arrangements for government programmes. The seminars will give some focus to the com…
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Senscot Bulletin
12th June 2009

Senscot Bulletin: 12.06.09

Dear members and friends, Posh hotel – 70th birthday party – 10 couples whom I’ve known for years.  A glitzy gathering of self-made business people – mostly successful – some with that …
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11th June 2009

Community Ideas Campaign

Community Ideas Campaign04.06.06 http://communityideascampaign.socialgo.com Launched on 4 June 2009, the initial phase of the campaign is seeking people's ideas to:  • Preserve and grow e…