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Global Corporate Engagement Report

In late 2010, THINK Consulting carried out a research assignment into corporate engagement: we reviewed the history, the trends, the emerging theories (and there are…

Posted by Beccy Murrell

07.01.2011
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Charitable giving is on the up according to new research

Donations made by the UK public to charity rose by £400 million last year to a total of £10.6 billion, according to the latest research…

Posted by Beccy Murrell

06.12.2010
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Giving in Switzerland unaffected by economic crisis

Figures recently published by Swiss charity quality mark ZEWO this month, suggest that the economic crisis did not affect giving in Switzerland in 2009 as heavily…

Posted by Beccy Murrell

27.10.2010
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State of the Sector survey results published

Third Sector has started publishing the results of nfpSynergy’s State of the Sector survey, and according the authors there’s some interesting and unexpected findings to be…

Posted by Beccy Murrell

14.01.2010
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Video: Interview with Margaret Bennett on Fundraising in a Recession

At the 29th International Fundraising Congress in The Netherlands last month a series of Masterclasses were offered to attendees to provide insights into the latest…

Posted by Beccy Murrell

16.11.2009
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Fundraising in an Unpredictable Market

During a recession the one thing we can be sure of is that we will be fundraising in an unpredictable market. In the 1980s and…

Posted by Beccy Murrell

11.11.2009
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Recession fatigue

According to the National Institute of Economic and Social Research, and despite many economists’ predictions, the UK economy did not grow in the third quarter…

Posted by Beccy Murrell

03.11.2009
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Opening the door to outside influence

I’ve often wondered why there’s so little exchange between the for profit and not for profit world? As an industry we are often good at exchanging…

Posted by Beccy Murrell

12.10.2009
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How do trusts & foundations react in a recession?

There’s been a lot of speculation in recent months about the effect the recession will have on trust and foundation giving, both now and in…

Posted by Beccy Murrell

21.08.2009
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In Times of Need: Revisiting the Basics

No one needs to tell you that the pressure is now on! And it is clear that everyone has heard the message about taking more…

Posted by Beccy Murrell

17.07.2009
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