Community Matters has launched an online assessment tool to help groups demonstrate their social, economic and environmental impact. YourValue!site went live 8 November 2011. It can be found at www.communitymatters.org.uk/yourvalue.
Interest in a more ethical way to run businesses has started a revolution as socially-aware entrepreneurs have shown that mainstream business can have a social conscience and still be successful. The Social Enterprise Bootcamp will equip participants with the practical tools, techniques, models and mind-set to set up, or scale-up, their social enterprise.
A series of 1:1 bespoke support, mentoring and short, sharp workshops from social enterprise, Red Ochre. Masterclass sessions are 3 hours long covering topics as diverse as funding, business planning, influencing people, building and managing an effective team, and impact and evaluation.