Civil Society, Politics

Time to take a side: civil society’s collective voice must be heard

  Like it or not, Brexit is coming, but at what cost? If the government hardliners get their way, we face the prospect of the very hardest type of Brexit; yet there appears to be very few charity voices taking a stand against this extreme position. According to a report in Third Sector, the NCVO… Continue reading Time to take a side: civil society’s collective voice must be heard

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Social media workshops popularity continues

The popularity of last year's social media workshops has continued into 2018, with partner organisations asking for repeat events. Five more events are scheduled between now and the beginning of May; and already tickets are selling fast. Recent feedback from workshops includes: "Really relevant and useful..." "Excellent delivery, easy to understand.." "Overall really good content..."… Continue reading Social media workshops popularity continues

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Bookings open for early 2018 workshops

A range of half-day workshops from Green Pepper have been scheduled for early 2018. These include new topics such as Understanding the GDPR, and Difficult Conversations and Resolving Conflict, as well as the popular social media and new manager courses. These new dates follow the success of the workshops held in partnership with a range… Continue reading Bookings open for early 2018 workshops

Civil Society, Employment Relations

One in four staff earning less than a living wage is nothing to be proud of

Working for a charity can be very rewarding, but don’t expect to be well paid. OK, so some of the larger charities will pay their most senior post holders an attractive salary, but for most working in the sector, I doubt the prospect of a healthy wage cheque was the primary attraction. This is illustrated… Continue reading One in four staff earning less than a living wage is nothing to be proud of