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For anyone interested in #SocEnt, take a look at Cllr @RhiannonV putting forward a motion on Glasgow's social enterprise strategy and action plan. (Skip to 1h 40m). glasgow.public-i.tv/… Hugely positive and passionate comments from across the floor - worth watching!

About 3 days ago from Senscot's Twitter

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Bulletin Articles
10th May 2012

South Harris could follow the lead of fellow islanders and launch…

South Harris could follow the lead of fellow islanders and launch community buy-out West Highland Free Press 04.05.12 A public meeting will be 'held in the south of Harris next week in a bid to determ…
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Senscot Bulletin
4th May 2012

Senscot Bulletin: 04.05.12

Dear members and friends, When does sadness become depression - I've been hovering between the two for some weeks now.  The dividing line for me is waking early - before 5am - which has started a…
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4th May 2012

Networks1st Update: Friday 4th May 2012

This year’s annual Fit for Purpose Conference: Social Enterprise and Health on 14th June will bring together individuals from the NHS, local authorities and social enterprises, looking to furthe…
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Bulletin Articles
3rd May 2012

Rainy Weather

Rainy Weather From Wandering by Hermann Hesse Picador 1975 It is trying to rain, over the lake the gray and flabby air hang anxiously.  I am walking on the beach, near the inn where I am staying.…
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Bulletin Articles
3rd May 2012

Big Society Capital – playing the long game

Big Society Capital – playing the long game Locality, by Steve Wyler 23.04.12 I still have a paper written in 1999 by Iain Tuckett from Coin Street Community Builders, where he argued for a &pou…
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Bulletin Articles
3rd May 2012

New Award for great ideas that change the world

New Award for great ideas that change the world The Melting Pot 02.05.12 Scotland’s centre for social innovation launches Incubator Award Programme. The Melting Pot is calling on new and emergin…
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Bulletin Articles
3rd May 2012

Voluntary sector culture is predatory, charity independence campa…

Voluntary sector culture is predatory, charity independence campaign group says Third Sector Online, by Sophie Hudson 26.04.12 The culture of the voluntary sector has become "predatory rather tha…
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Bulletin Articles
3rd May 2012

Empire of Capital

Empire of Capital by George Monbiot 30.04.12 Colonialism never ended, it continues by different means.   The conviction of Charles Taylor, the former president of Liberia, is said to have sent an…
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Bulletin Articles
3rd May 2012

The Beginnings of an Alternative Scotland

The Beginnings of an Alternative Scotland Gerry Hassan 28.04.12 What a week it has been – Murdoch, Trump, Rangers FC and of course the economy going into double dip recession.   It is all-r…
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Bulletin Articles
3rd May 2012

Investment firm announces £1.3m grant to develop social impact b…

Investment firm announces £1.3m grant to develop social impact bonds globally Civil Society, by Vibeka Mair 02.05.12       The social impact bond market is set for a boost with a …
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1st May 2012

Networks1st Update: Friday 27th April 2012

Booking are now coming in for both our June Conferences. The SE and Health event, ‘Fit for Purpose’, takes place on 14th June at the Teachers’ Building in St Enoch’s Square in …