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Solo? Time to crew up: Creating a supportive & winning team

Building a team without tears: growing success by spreading the load in the right way. Read more »

What next? What do I need to do to grow my business?

Develop a business strategy and create a delivery plan to drive your business forward. Read more »

Who’s in charge? Authentic leadership for growing enterprises

Leaders are not born. You can learn the skills and behaviours to be an effective leader in your enterprise. Read more »

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V&A Launches New Culture in Crisis Database

The V&A has launched the Culture in Crisis portal as part of its Culture in Crisis Programme, which was set up to share information and knowledge on cultural protection, and support and encourage action across the world. Read more »

Further funding and expert support for high streets

The Government has announced the first 14 of 20 pilot areas to receive tailored expert support for the rejuvenation of their town centres as part of the Future High Streets Fund. Read more »

One Of The World’s Biggest Investors Is Preparing Its $178B Portfolio For Climate Change

Dutch investment giant PGGM is undertaking a radical exercise to find out which assets and areas in its portfolio are most exposed to climate change, and using the data to shape future investment decisions, including where it buys new buildings. Read more »

RBS launches £1 billion Female Entrepreneurship Funding

RBS has announced a new £1 billion in funding through NatWest to support female entrepreneurs in the UK to scale and grow – the largest intervention by a UK lender focused specifically on female-led businesses. Read more »

What does Brexit mean for the social sector?

EU Consult, the European Association of Consultants to and about Not-for-Profit Organisations, has released a briefing statement on the likely impact of Brexit. The document is practical and has links to up to date and relevant sources of further information. You can read the briefing note here. Read more »

Crowdfund London

Crowdfund London is open for pitches now. You could also get up to £50,000 match funding from the Mayor too. Innovative ideas are welcome e.g. reimagining an old coal line, making a new community hub or creating much needed new urban green spaces. The main proviso is that your community-led project aspires to improve your local area. Apply via Spacehive by 13 January 2020. Read more »

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