Posted on March 13, 2015Posted by Jane Bruce
Jane Bruce has decided many charities are just too shy after spending time with social success story Social Bite.
Since the turn of the year, I have been enjoying a placement at Social Bite as part of the Clore Social Leadership Programme. Social Bite is probably the hottest social enterprise in Scotland at the moment and not just because George Clooney is about to visit!
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Tags: Charity; Clore Social Fellows; Clore Social Leadership; Clore Social Leadership Programme; Collaboration; Social enterprise; Social investment.
Posted on March 10, 2015Posted by Diarmuid ONeill
Over a year ago, I walked into the doctors surgery and had a conversation that still sends a chill down my spine. I went to see my GP, something I rarely do, because my closest friends had encouraged me to go and get help. I didn't know what was wrong with me but I was clear that all was not well.
Tags: Chairs and CEOs; Charity; Chief Executives; Clore Social Fellows; Clore Social Leadership Programme; International; Leadership.
Posted on March 4, 2015Posted by David Russell
When I first considered what to do with the blank canvas for my research, which is presented to us all at the start of the Fellowship, I was initially struck by decision-paralysis. The multitude of research topics, as well as forms of presenting that research, almost made for too much choice!
Tags: Clore Social Fellows; Clore Social Leadership; Clore Social Leadership Programme; Leadership; Social change; Social enterprise.
Posted on March 2, 2015Posted by Gareth Dix
2014 Clore Social Fellow Gareth Dix has just completed his Fellowship secondment at Jamie Oliver's Fifteen in Watergate Bay, Cornwall. Watch this vblog about what he learned about leadership- and what the good folk at Fifteen Cornwall learned from Gareth.
Tags: Charity; Clore Social Leadership; Clore Social Leadership Programme; Collaboration; Community development; Employment; Leadership; Social enterprise.
Posted on February 4, 2015Posted by Guest Blogger
Eve Poole ran the 'Know Yourself, Be Yourself, Look After Yourself' session at last month’s residential for the 2015 Clore Social Fellows, based around our social leadership framework. Here she shares her top strategies for looking after yourself well at work.
Tags: Charity; Clore Social Associates; Coaching; Leadership; Leadership development training; Third sector.
Posted on January 7, 2015Posted by Jane Bruce
A year has whizzed by and I’m halfway through my two years on the Clore Social Leadership Programme. I look in the mirror and know I’ve morphed into a different person so here’s a letter of advice to the old me of 12 months ago.
Tags: Charity; Clore Social Fellows; Clore Social Leadership; Clore Social Leadership Programme; Leadership; Leadership development training; Social enterprise.
Posted on December 15, 2014Posted by Stephanie Rose
I went into the Clore Social Fellowship with a definite monkey on my back. One year into the Fellowship, has it loosened its grip?
Tags: Clore Social Fellows; Clore Social Leadership; Clore Social Leadership Programme; Leadership; Leadership development training.
Posted on December 11, 2014Posted by Ruth Bergan
Proponents of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) use a simple formula to argue for the deal: more open trade leads to more growth which leads to more jobs.
One of the many reasons why this is problematic is that it says nothing about how projected impacts of TTIP - 0.5% growth and 0.7% job dislocation across the EU - will be distributed.
Tags: Charity; Clore Social Fellows; Clore Social Leadership; Clore Social Leadership Programme; Equality; Social justice.
Posted on December 10, 2014Posted by Vanessa Lye
Down a small side street near Liverpool Street Station sits Sandy’s Row Synagogue, a wood-panelled world that has existed for over 150 years. It used to hold one of the largest Jewish congregations in East London in 1881 and though the congregation has dwindled it is still an important place of worship and community.
Tags: Clore Leadership; Leadership; Leadership development training.
Posted on December 9, 2014Posted by Baljeet Sandhu
Published on the eve of International Human Rights Day, and just two weeks after the 25th anniversary of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, the Make Our Rights Reality manifesto and campaign was launched today, developed by hundreds of young people across England and championed by 2014 Clore Social Fellow Baljeet Sandhu.
Tags: Campaigning; Clore Social Fellows; Clore Social Leadership; Clore Social Leadership Programme; Human rights; International; Youth sector.
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