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The voice of Scotland’s vibrant voluntary sector

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Susan Smith says Nicola Sturgeon may be feeling smug right now but the next Scottish Parliament term is not going to be plain sailing

Stuart Niven explains why third sector organisations can benefit from taking out a loan with a social finance provider

Julie Hutchison was at an Edinburgh International Science Festival event on the pros and cons of divesting from companies on ethical grounds

Alastair Keatinge, charity law partner at Lindsays, offers advice to charity executives and trustees who feel an individual is becoming too influential

Ellie Hutchison explains how Shelter Scotland is supporting users to get involved in creating services across the organisation

Julie Hutchison explains why charities need to start being more aware of the threat of climate change

Jane Bruce's final blog as a Clore Social Leadership fellow reflects on the importance of connecting with other leader for support and encouragement


Shona Smart explains why third sector organisations should consider e-learning as a way of developing staff and volunteers