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Sport SEN and @ScotClubSport are hosting a session on income generation and sustainability on Thursday 22 April at 12noon. We will hear from two successful sport social enterprises and a local Sports Council. Find out more and register 👉 bit.ly/3gx7md4

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Bulletin Articles
19th January 2012

To profit or not to profit. Is that the question?

To profit or not to profit. Is that the question? The Guardian, by Rob Greenland January 2012 On Social Business Day, Leeds-based social entrepreneur Rob Greenland challenges one of the Yunus Centre's…
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Bulletin Articles
18th January 2012

Muhammad Yunus, Economist

Muhammad Yunus, Economist New Statesmen 18.01.12 You are famous for pioneering microfinance can you explain what that Is simply? It is credit given to the poorest people, without collateral, to create…
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Bulletin Articles
18th January 2012

New Social Enterprise Venue Site

New Social Enterprise Venue Site Community Enterprise Ltd 18.01.12 A new on-line resource for social enterprise venues has been launched.  This website has been initiated by the sector itself, wh…
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Senscot Bulletin
13th January 2012

Senscot Bulletin: 13.01.12

Dear members and friends, During my recent Spanish visit - trudging along the seashore became obsessive - 3 or 4 hours a day - I lost 8lbs. I was like Tom Hanks as Forrest Gump - crossing the USA on f…
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Bulletin Articles
13th January 2012

Extract from ‘Manifesto for Social Enterprise’

Extract from ‘Manifesto for Social Enterprise’ from 'Social Enterprise in Anytown' by John Pearce 12.01.12 Mutual Financing Financial institutions are required within the third system wh…
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Bulletin Articles
13th January 2012

What’s to be done about our Crown Estate?

What’s to be done about our Crown Estate? Scottish Community Alliance, Blog by Andy Wightman 11.01.12 It is long past time that I revisited the topic of the Crown Estate since much has been happ…
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Bulletin Articles
13th January 2012

An open letter to David Cameron telling him why he is mistaken

An open letter to David Cameron telling him why he is mistaken Scottish Review 12.01.12 Dear Prime Minister The superficial nature of your proposals on the referendum simply proves that you have littl…
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13th January 2012

Networks1st Update: Friday 13th January 2012

In 2009, 3 SENs undertook Vital Stats surveys – Edinburgh, Dundee and Aberdeen. In 2010, this number increased to 6. This year, we intend to extend this again, hopefully to 9 SENs. Vital Stats l…
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Bulletin Articles
12th January 2012

A Voluntary Code of Practice for Social Enterprises Draft 3

A Voluntary Code of Practice for Social Enterprises Draft 3 Senscot 13.01.12 1. Context 1.1.  In 2002, the UK Govt published an `official` definition of social enterprise (SE) which was also…
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Bulletin Articles
12th January 2012

New Year’s resolution: expose the incompetence which is failing…

New Year’s resolution: expose the incompetence which is failing our communities Steve Wyler 09.01.12   In 1891 a young barrister named Frank Tillyard began offering free legal advice at th…
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Bulletin Articles
12th January 2012

McGroundhog Day in Scottish Independence Debate

McGroundhog Day in Scottish Independence Debate Huffington Post, by Lesley Riddoch 12.01.12 Picture the scene. Your nation has been involved in a lengthy discussion about the pros and cons of the bigg…
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Bulletin Articles
12th January 2012

About the Panel

About the panel Independance Panel January 2012 The  Panel on the Independence of the Voluntary Sector was established in June 2011 to ensure that independence is seen as a top priority by the vo…