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University of Northampton publishes Social Impact Report 2016-2017

The University of Northampton (UoN) recently published it’s latest Social Impact Report, and it makes fascinating reading. Vice Chancellor, Professor Nick Petford, starts proceedings by confirming the commitment made by the university to delivering social impact and social innovation across…

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4 classic cash flow mistakes social enterprises make

Time for a sobering thought. There’s one single thing that will kill your social enterprise stone cold dead: poor cashflow. Take your eye off the ball for just a moment, and this vital element of your social enterprise may spiral…

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The Inspire2Enterprise Newsletter – November 2017

Welcome to the latest newsletter from Inspire2Enterprise, providing you with the latest news, funding news and useful links for the social enterprise sector. Latest News ICO Service to Help Small Businesses Prepare for New Data Protection Laws  In a further…

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Webinar: Leadership & Management

What is the difference between leadership and management?  This webinar will show you: different types and styles of leadership; the top tips and tactics of leadership; the fatal mistake that leaders make; what makes an effective manager; the importance of…

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Webinar: Developing Trading Activities

How will you develop your trading activities and sell your goods or services to more customers? This webinar will show you how to: develop new ideas and assess their viability; assess the risks involved; develop existing products or services; segment…

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Webinar: Creating Awareness – Marketing

How will you market and promote your goods or services?  This webinar will show you how to increase the effectiveness of your marketing by: identifying your ideal target markets; creating a unique value proposition; setting marketing objectives; testing the effectiveness…

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Webinar: How to measure social impact

This webinar will explore why it’s important to be able to demonstrate the social value that your organisation is creating.  This session will provide participants with an understanding of: the theoretical background to social impact; the definitions and concepts related…

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Webinar: Social Enterprise Legal Structures

This webinar will focus on existing legal structures for social enterprises.  The Social Enterprise Legal Structures webinar will include: an overview of the legal structures available to social enterprises; the advantages and disadvantages of choosing a specific legal structure; and…

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Webinar: Enterprise Strategy & Business Planning

This webinar will guide you through the business planning process for a social enterprise. It will make you think about where you want to get to and how you are going to get there. The Enterprise Strategy & Business Planning webinar…

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