Small charities encouraged to apply for website grant

A new funding programme designed to help the development of new websites for small charities is available, thanks to The Transform Foundation. Charities with incomes below £350,000, who are not eligible for Transform's main Website Grant,...

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...

Seven Key Strategies for Working from Home Successfully

Third Sector Coach, Rob Legge, asked leaders from within the sector for their best tips and they responded with the enthusiasm of new converts. In this blog Rob shares the actions being taken by...

Give your 2019 a Fresh Start

Resolutions may be sometimes far-fetched. Fidelis Navas shares how we should think about one key resolution that is achievable towards getting a new job.

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. 

Get the picture!

Nothing conveys the powerful messages of a charity or social enterprise as well as great, original photography, writes Ian Cuthbert. 

Preparing for interview? Don’t be afraid to ask questions!

By Fidelis Navas: Founder and MD, Gamma Talent: Responsible Recruitment for the Third Sector www.gammatalent.com I was recently reminded of a time that I went for an interview. I was rushing to get there on time...

It’s easy to fundraise while you shop online!

The third sector has been hard hit by the coronavirus pandemic, with many of our members facing significant revenue challenges during lockdown. As part of our aim to provide funding support to voluntary groups and...

Working with young people: what are your duty of care and safeguarding responsibilities?

EduCare give us a breakdown of young person protection policies, arrangements for managing allegations against staff, and staff behaviour policies.

Cranfield Trust: celebrating 30 years of building successful charities

This year, we are celebrating our 30th anniversary as a charity, an important milestone in our history. It also coincides with a period of great change for Cranfield Trust, as we are in the...