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18th July 2013

Book Review: NHS SOS: How the NHS Was Betrayed and How We Can Sav…

Book Review: NHS SOS: How the NHS Was Betrayed and How We Can Save It Edited by Jacky Davis and Raymond Tallis July 2013 This summer marks the 65th anniversary of the British National Health Service …
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18th July 2013

Firstport Appoints New Chair of the Board

Firstport Appoints New Chair of the Board Firstport 16.07.13 Leading development agency for new start social enterprises Firstport, has appointed Martin Dorchester as the new chair of the board. Mr Do…
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18th July 2013

Alain de Botton: Education is what makes us fully human

Alain de Botton: Education is what makes us fully human New Statesman 18.07.13 I want to suggest that what makes us fully human is education. Education gets taken seriously in our society. Politicians…
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18th July 2013

Call for action as quango fails to hit its targets

Call for action as quango fails to hit its targets The Herald Scotland, by Gerry Braiden 16.07.13 THE failure of a regeneration agency to remotely approach any of its targets on jobs and investments d…
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18th July 2013

Lesley Riddoch: Pulling together for better future

Lesley Riddoch: Pulling together for better future Scotsman 15.07.13 Can Scotland’s choppy seas, tiny communities and “frozen north” hold a candle to T in the Park? This weekend, the…
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18th July 2013

Who do you trust in social enterprise?

Who do you trust in social enterprise? The Guardian 26.04.13 A growing number of companies limited by share are applying for social enterprise funding. So UnLtd have introduced 'trust engines' to help…
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18th July 2013

G4S faces fraud investigation over tagging contracts

G4S faces fraud investigation over tagging contracts The Guardian, by Alan Travis 12.07.13 The Serious Fraud Office has been called in by the justice secretary to investigate the private security comp…
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18th July 2013

Idenity Artworks

Idenity Artworks Billy Zima, Chief Creative at Identity Artworks, was invited recently to speak at Harvard at NexusEQ, the international emotional intelligence conference. Event organizer’s aske…
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18th July 2013

Smoking Gun

Smoking Gun George Monbiot 15.07.13 Who killed the plan for cigarettes to be sold only in plain packets? It’s a victory for the hidden persuaders, the astroturfers, sock puppets, purchased schol…
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12th July 2013

Senscot Bulletin: 12.07.13

Dear members and friends,  I welcome the news that Canongate is reissuing William McIlvanney's three Laidlaw novels.  Rather than the plots, I remember, the books for their examination of th…
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12th July 2013

Networks1st Update: Friday 12th July 2013

The next Health SEN meeting on the 18th July will focus on The Public Bodies (Joint Working) Bill which was introduced by the Scottish Parliament on 28 May 2013. To help understand the bill and last y…
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11th July 2013

The Laughing Heart

The Laughing Heart By Charles Bukowski July 2013 Tom Waits reads The Laughing Heart by Charles Bukowski  …