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Every day is a school day

Learning is critical for on-going success and a fulfilled life.

Posted by Sarah Brown on 18 Jun '21 | Tags: charity entrepreneur marketing social enterprise inspiration goal setting values strategic development responsible organisation charter coaching business planning collaboration innovation tools 21st century business business success csr socent growth aspiration local authority feasibility study creative think tank corporate culture vision

How to have fun, improve your workplace and change lives

How singing can help everyone have better lives, improve organisations and maybe be a new twist on how charities and businesses could work together

Posted by Sarah Brown on 21 Feb '17 | Tags: csr team working

Would your business do this?

A company shows its values by how it treats individuals and this story of a young man with autism and how Asda has changed his life is more inspirational than many CSR reports

Posted by Sarah Brown on 14 Feb '17 | Tags: csr values

Why Kids Company should make you question everything

Running any type of organisation in the 21st century is complex. It's not just enough to focus on money if you're a business or changing the world if you're a charity, for sustainable success you have to think across all the elements of the organisation

Posted by Sarah Brown on 20 Aug '15 | Tags: charity csr responsible organisation charter

5 compelling reasons why the wheel of success runs faster when you commit to an ethical business

It’s no longer enough to do CSR and hope your charity donations will make people think you are a good business – there are compelling reasons why visions, values, innovation, treating people well and thinking about the impact of what you do will make you more successful.

Posted by Sarah Brown on 08 May '15 | Tags: csr business success responsible organisation charter build the new normal

Volunteering – good for the country, good for business, good for people and good for charities

Some inspirational facts about volunteering and measuring its impact and how new ways of volunteering are developing

Posted by Sarah Brown on 26 Sept '14 | Tags: charity csr social impact

7 marketing tips from Father Christmas

The marketing lessons we can learn from Father Christmas - an exclusive interview revealed what he has learnt over the centuries

Posted by Sarah Brown on 17 Dec '13 | Tags: marketing entrepreneur csr collaboration

Winning by Doing Good

How changing the world and success can coincide even in a simple business like mending shoes

Posted by Sarah Brown on 29 Oct '13 | Tags: csr family business entrepreneur charity social enterprise

Two high profile examples of charity and business collaborating

Charities and businesses can both profit from working together and getting in the Christmas spirit

Posted by Sarah Brown on 22 Nov '12 | Tags: charity entrepreneur marketing csr

Inspiration from JCI

The 2012 JCI European conference in Germany was both fun and inspirational and JCI UK won the award for most enthusiastic delegation

Posted by Sarah Brown on 19 Jun '12 | Tags: entrepreneur goal setting charity csr social enterprise

A league of their own for top business consultants

Inspirational business consultants Bob and Sarah Brown know the importance of teamwork which is why they’re sponsoring this year’s South Yorkshire Mixed Rounders leagues.

Posted by Sarah Brown on 13 Apr '12 | Tags: csr

Inspirational young people

Posted by Bob Brown on 25 Nov '10 | Tags: entrepreneur csr charity