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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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Senscot Bulletin
23rd November 2012

Senscot Bulletin: 23.11.12

Dear members and friends,  A reader linked me to this video of a talk by Ken Robinson the educationalist - it's very good.  He speaks of the world that exists independent of us - the outer w…
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Bulletin Articles
22nd November 2012

SE and Health Co-ordinator

SE and Health Co-ordinator Senscot 23.11.12 Over the last 12/18 months, the volume of activity of the Health SEN and Roundtable has grown significantly - in direct response to a number of initiatives…
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Bulletin Articles
22nd November 2012

Shifting the Dial: From wellbeing measures to policy practice

Shifting the Dial: From wellbeing measures to policy practice IPPR North 30.10.12 This joint IPPR North and Carnegie UK Trust report explores how to put wellbeing measures into policy practice here i…
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Bulletin Articles
22nd November 2012

Five Predictions For The Future Of Social Entrepreneurship

Five Predictions For The Future Of Social Entrepreneurship Forbes Magazine 19.11.12 What’s the future of social entrepreneurship? On November 29th, Ashoka’s founder, Bill Drayton, is givin…
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Bulletin Articles
22nd November 2012

High-speed broadband: the next step for the co-operative movement

High-speed broadband: the next step for the co-operative movement The Guardian, by Rosie Niven 22.06.12 The internet revolution has come late to some communities, particularly ones in rural areas. The…
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Bulletin Articles
22nd November 2012

Criminal cuts from Westminster will devastate families and commun…

Criminal cuts from Westminster will devastate families and communities in Scotland SCVO 20.11.12 New survery shows third sector organisations could struggle to pick up the pieces of biggest attack on …
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Bulletin Articles
22nd November 2012

A single force could lose the local touch

A single force could lose the local touch The Herald Scotland, by Harry Reid 20.11.12 Next year Scotland will have a national police force. We will have 32 local authorities but just one police force.…
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Bulletin Articles
22nd November 2012

David Floyd’s reaction to Gina Miller’s article in th

David Floyd's reaction to Gina Miller's article in the Guardian David Floyd 21.11.12 Well, I agree with the headline. Social investment is currently held up - primarily by politicians and people worki…
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Bulletin Articles
22nd November 2012

Social investing – the emperor’s new clothes?

Social investing - the emperor's new clothes? Gina Miller 21.11.12 Key questions need to be asked about motivation, advice and returns behind the mechanisms of social finance and investing. Nick Hurd …
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Bulletin Articles
22nd November 2012

Sir Ken Robinson – Educating the Heart and Mind – Vid

Sir Ken Robinson - Educating the Heart and Mind - Video The Dali Lama Centre 22.11.12 Sir Ken Robinson speaks during the Dalai Lama Center's Educating the Heart Series. He discusses the importance of…
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Bulletin Articles
21st November 2012

No more cash for social enterprise group

No more cash for social enterprise group Insider Media Ltd 20.11.12 The Welsh Government is to pull out of funding the Welsh Social Enterprise Coalition because it found the group had not given value …
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Bulletin Articles
21st November 2012

About Social Enterprise NI

About Social Enterprise NI Social Enterprise Northern Ireland 21.11.12 Social Enterprise NI is the voice for Social Enterprises and Social Entrepreneurs in Northern Ireland. A central meeting place wh…