We need to talk, now!

Less than four minutes to successfully make the impossible conversation possible There are key books that I use in my training courses and which I recommend to clients I coach. In this blog I concentrate on...

7 great reasons to bring your training in-house

By Rob Legge – third sector coach, trainer and consultant // www.robleggeconsulting.co.uk In his latest blog Third Sector trainer and coach Rob Legge suggests that organisations should consider the option of in-house training for developing their...

How your website speed can seriously impact your visitor numbers

Written by: Dainius Stepulevicius, Web Developer at bvscwebdesign.org Did you know that your website speed has the biggest impact on your visitors? In some cases, they may actually leave before the website has even loaded. What...

9 Ways to Nail Phone Interviews

Not everyone has first-hand experience of phone interviews, which can be pretty daunting. Luckily Fidelis from Gamma Talent has outlined 9 ways to ensure they go well!

Charities in Crisis: Is The Tide Turning?

Like many involved in the delivery of public services, those of us who lead charitable organisations are well aware of the impact that austerity measures have had on our ability to help those who...

Life lessons from an experienced gardener

Its amazing what we can learn from others and how we can implement those ideas and tips in our own lives.

Being happy, fulfilled and passionate in the workplace

Transformation Life Coaching (TLC) offers a safe, confidential space where we can examine our professional ambitions, frustrations, successes, mistakes and well being. And in the charity sector, checking in with ourselves is extra important. 

Reforming charitable tax reliefs

Everyone has an interest in the health of our society, and charities are vital to it. So, we want people to make their voices heard—it could be another 20 years before they get the chance again.

Social Enterprise City – survey reveals important new trends in the sector

The latest baseline survey of social enterprise activity in the city conducted on behalf of the Birmingham Social Enterprise City steering group during February-May 2019 and published July 2019 gives us a much more detailed...

Perseverance, leadership and washing pots

By Rob Legge - third sector coach, trainer and consultant // www.robleggeconsulting.co.uk I was made redundant in February 2013 at the age of 55.  I had always wanted to start my own business and with the...