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The food accident that encapsulated the Brexit problem

Author: Debra Allcock Tyler, Chief Executive of DSC The pain a chilli caused me reminded me that we need the milk of human kindness to restore some sanity. I had a very unfortunate encounter with a chilli recently. Stupidly, I rubbed my eyes after chopping one. I was in agony! My eyes were burning like…
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Remember that funders are partners, not rule-setters

Author: Debra Allcock Tyler, Chief Executive of DSC My sister has recently become a governor at her sons’ school. Charlie, Year 9, is very chilled about it. Not so thrilled is Freddie, Year 7, who was utterly horrified when he realised his mother might be prowling his space. This necessitated a serious conversation. “Now, mummy,”…
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Charity Digital Marketing: five practical tools

Whether you work in a large marketing department or you are a ‘1 person band’, these resources can help you improve your digital output: Canva If you didn’t know, Canva is a free tool that has pre-set templates for everything for Facebook, Instagram or any marketing media that you need or use. Canva is great…
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Writing a report like a pro

Writing reports can be difficult but it can be easier with tools that are easy and simple to use, along with being free. Every year many charities have to hand in their Annual Return. There is a lot that goes into writing this report – data, narrative, graphics and the accounts. Then there is the…
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News Release: Even in socially responsible companies, women make up less than a quarter of boardrooms

New research from the Directory of Social Change shows that the majority of UK company directors from a sample of companies with community investment programmes are shockingly still overwhelmingly male. As part of its research for the forthcoming Guide to UK Company Giving(12th edition), DSC analysed a sample of 3,334 directors from 388 companies and found…
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