Monthly Archives: February 2018

USE IT – University of Birmingham interns map tourism social enterprise opportunity

This year iSE has taken on two promising young students to gain experience and help develop their interest in the social economy through the Birmingham delivery of the UIA USE IT programme. For the past 8 years, the University of Birmingham has run a placement programme for final year geography students through their Careers Network. This programme offers students the

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We lose ourselves in books. We find ourselves there too.

One of the essential perks of my job as a leadership and management consultant, trainer and coach in the third sector is that I read. A lot. It is a habit cultivated in my youth back in the ancient times of the early 1970s and a world of far fewer distractions. And further developed during my time at University. Reading

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Jericho and “The Bridge” partnership supports women to escape from life-controlling addictions

Since 2011, Jericho have been working in partnership with The Bridge, a non-profit organisation bringing hope to men and women recovering from drug and alcohol addictions while also serving the needs of those exiting prostitution. An outreach from Oasis Church, Birmingham, The Bridge run three supported accommodation houses in the city, providing support in recovery, right through to re-engaging with

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