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Senscot Bulletin
29th November 2013

Senscot Bulletin: 29.11.13

Dear members and friends,  We all know people passionately committed to a cause – something bigger than themselves, serving the common good; free spirits, who won’t let money or caree…
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29th November 2013

The SEN’s Newsletter: Friday 29th November 2013

Senscot is part of the ReadyforBusiness (RfB) Consortium that has, since 2011, been delivering the Scottish Govt’s ‘Developing Markets Programme’ - other members of the consortium in…
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Bulletin Articles
28th November 2013

Sue Perkins presents UK social enterprise awards – winners anno…

Sue Perkins presents UK social enterprise awards – winners announced Social Enterprise UK 28.11.13 THE 2013 WINNERS Link Group - Overall Social Enterprise of the Year (Sponsored by RBS) Formed …
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Bulletin Articles
28th November 2013

Cruel and desperate: the new world of Scotland’s poor

Cruel and desperate: the new world of Scotland's poor David Donnison 27.11.13 Recently I attended two conferences which, despite their sedate titles, made it clear that the process of 'welfare reform'…
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Bulletin Articles
28th November 2013

The five stages of grief for a failed social entrepreneur

The five stages of grief for a failed social entrepreneur The Guardian, By Dan Morrison 26.11.13 After failing, it is essential to pick yourself up and start again. Photograph: Matt Cardy/Getty Images…
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Bulletin Articles
28th November 2013

The commodification of multiple disadvantage

The commodification of multiple disadvantage Stephen Crossley 21.11.13 A couple of weeks ago, Iain Duncan Smith delivered a speech at the 2nd annual Social Justice conference organised by the governme…
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Bulletin Articles
28th November 2013

Shame on the greed of my beloved Celtic FC

Shame on the greed of my beloved Celtic FC The Observer, By Kevin McKenna 23.1.13 Celtic FC are so rich, yet they cannot bring themselves to pay the living wage. A living tapestry slowly emerges from …
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28th November 2013

The SENs Newsletter: Friday 22nd November 2013

We`ve started trawling feedback on last week`s SE Conference and Ceilidh at the Westerwood. You can fill the form in here, https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/RW62HPR. We`re delighted that the vast majorit…
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Bulletin Articles
27th November 2013

Scottish independence is a little more likely today than it was y…

Scottish independence is a little more likely today than it was yesterday The Spectator, By Alex Massie  26.11.13 The argument about Scottish independence which, it should be said, is not a new …
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Senscot Bulletin
22nd November 2013

Senscot Bulletin: 22.11.13

Dear members and friends, Forgive me for revisiting old news – but I was away last week when the citizens of Glasgow persuaded their council to leave the cone on Wellington’s head; a long …
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Bulletin Articles
21st November 2013

Co-operatives: the people’s movement

Co-operatives: the people's movement The Guardian 19.11.13 Just as Captain Renault was shocked to discover that gambling was going on under his nose in Casablanca, so the world has been shocked to dis…
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Bulletin Articles
21st November 2013

50 voices: what does social enterprise mean to you?

50 voices: what does social enterprise mean to you? The Guardian 21.11.13 We've asked 50 people to tell us what social enterprise means to them. We will be revealing 10 responses a day - so don't forg…