Ben Carpenter Social Value International CEO reflects on the challenges of a growing movement. Impact thinking is being adopted rapidly across new sectors with new players. How do we react? Imagine lots of people walking towards the centre of a

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A YouGov survey commissioned by Social Value UK shows that 40% of people think additional measurements should be mandatory when calculating profitability. Our finding places further pressure on businesses to demonstrate their sustainability and social responsibility credentials, as 40% of people

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Lots of guidance, but not so useful There’s no shortage of advice and guidance out there on how to ‘measure’ social impact and, increasingly, a focus on managing impact. At least if you are an enterprise delivering products or services.

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Back in May Jo Nicholson from Social Value Aotearoa reached out to ask me if I would be able to attend and speak at the Te Pou Matakana’s (TPM) Whānau Ora Conference this September in Auckland. It definitely piqued my

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Social return on investment (SROI) is a model used to quantify the social and financial benefits and value of a service, programme, policy or organisation to society. The international SROI Network explains SROI this way: Most public, private and third

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Social Value UK Blogshare:   Who are E-Bursum? E-Bursum is a platform that matches students looking for scholarships with funders that have scholarships to offer students. We think that education is of the highest importance for all generations and should be

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