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Best Hug Ever

Best Hug Ever

It’s Monday lunchtime and I sit waiting for a plane to take me from Adana to Istanbul. I have never been this close the Middle East. The Syrian border is just 2 hours drive away but here, everything seems ‘normal’. It’s hot (for a western girl used to freezing...
Major Donor Fundraising for You?

Major Donor Fundraising for You?

It is usually on the fundraiser’s list of ‘to do’s’ and is a classic element of the fundraising mix. But have you stopped to think is it really right for your organisation? We as fundraisers talk a lot about the ‘Ask’. How do we prepare for it, make the...
HR Professionals, This One’s For you!

HR Professionals, This One’s For you!

I have worked in the Not for Profit world for a number of years now, and every time I meet someone who used to work in ‘business’ but now works in the charity sector, on the whole, they are really pleased to have made the jump, even though their salary often took a...