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Social value is the quantification of the relative importance that people place on the changes they experience in their lives. Some, but not all of this value is captured in market prices. It is important to consider and measure this social value from the perspective of those affected…
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Impact Reports – Must Haves!
Ten things you should be looking for when reading an impact report.  A blog by Christina Berry-Moorcroft, Social Value UK Communications and Membership Coordinator. Here at Social Value UK we are incredibly proud of our Reports Database, at last count it had nearly 700 reports relating…
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Social Value Matters 2017
  Today Ben Carpenter, Operations Manager, Social Value UK shares updates from Social Value Matters 2017. On the 10th-11th April Social Value International (SVI) teamed up with Turkish member Koç University Social Impact Forum (KUSIF) to deliver their annual conference; “Social…
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Is your data good enough?
This is a blog post by Jeremy Nicholls, CEO at Social Value UK and Social Value International.  Whether data is rigorous enough is a common discussion amongst social impact analysts, social accountants and evaluators. And the great thing is that it is always possible to argue that…
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Impact management is a state of mind!
This is a blog by Ben Carpenter, Operations Manager, Social Value UK. There’s a slight change in the air… You may have heard it whispered on the grapevines… “Impact Management” is the phrase on everyone’s lips. No longer are people talking about impact measurement. Now,…
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“So it’s not about ranking…
  This is a guest blog from John McLean. John has a diverse background in both the public and third sector working on projects including policy development, quality management and impact measurement. He shares with us his views on monitoring quality and how to make good results…
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Beware the trip of the tongue
This is a guest blog from Vincent Neate, Head of Sustainability Services at KPMG UK. Vincent has over 20 years of experience at KPMG, where he has been at the forefront of creating relationships and practices based on sustainable value creation. Vincent has recently joined the Social…
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Change
Can Change be Social Value’s…
This is a guest blog by Ken Hunter, an Edinburgh-based independent consultant largely focusing on change and internal communication and engagement. He has over 30 years’ experience in-house and as a consultant with organisations such as BP, Shell, Safeway, Rolls-Royce and GE Healthcare…
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The SROI of Santa Claus
This is a guest blog by Andy Bagley, an Accredited SROI Practitioner and Director of Real-Improvement, a business consultancy based in Leeds. It is cross-posted from Andy’s original blog post here. You can also follow Andy on Twitter at @andy_bagley1.   This blog has changed.…
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Social Value UK announce Ben Carpenter as new CEO
We are very pleased to announce the appointment of Ben Carpenter as our new CEO. During last five years of working at Social Value UK, Ben has helped to…
Hello to new organisational members Vertigo Ventures
We are delighted to announce that Vertigo Ventures have officially become organisational members of Social Value UK. Laura Tucker (CEO of Vertigo Ventures)…