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Read our latest thoughts and press updates on Social Value, Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability.

The Pros and Cons of Using Surveys in CSR Reporting

Online surveys are a quick and scalable way of obtaining data from a defined target group, using a standardised set of questions. Your organisation can adopt this effective way of collecting data to describe and contextualise...

Posted 10 Jun 2019


5 Ways to Improve Your CSR Reports

Use these tips maximise the impact of your social impact reports! Get in touch if you need more support. The Importance of CSR reports If done correctly, CSR reports are an effective way to showcase...

Posted 28 May 2019


Capturing and Analysing Qualitative Social Value Data

Why you should capture qualitative social value data Open-ended surveys, interviews, and observations are tested ways of qualitatively understanding your social value. Each of these can be supplemented with media to provide additional context and...

Posted 13 May 2019

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The Importance of Qualitative Social Value Data

Numbers only tell half the story Whilst there is undoubted value in capturing and reporting on the quantitative outputs of your socially impactful work, one of the biggest mistakes a company can make in its...

Posted 30 Apr 2019


CSR and Sustainability Awards to Apply for in 2019

Awards – not just a nice to have. Taking part in awards that celebrate Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Sustainability initiatives, is a fantastic way to shout about the work your organisation is doing and...

Posted 05 Apr 2019


Social Value Tool Signs Up Network Rail

This article has been published in Prolific North, Manchester Evening News and Business Leaders. A bespoke social impact reporting tool is working with the owner and operator of Britain’s railway infrastructure, to put CSR monitoring...

Posted 04 Apr 2019

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Breast Cancer and Wellbeing – With Breast Cancer Care

To celebrate the importance of World Cancer Day, we sat down with David Crosby, Director of Services and Engagement at Breast Cancer Care to talk about the links between two of the most pressing issues...

Posted 04 Feb 2019

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Four Examples of Social Value

What is Social Value? First of all, it is important to clarify what ‘Social Value’ is. ‘Social Value’ is an all-encompassing term to describe the process of doing and creating good, and can commonly be...

Posted 10 Jan 2019

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