Why do we often find ourselves shying away from conflict in the workplace? Kate Whittle from Co-operantics gives some insights.

Good governance can help organisations avoid many of the conflicts which can arise when a group of people work together. However it’s also important to think about behaviours, using co-operative skills to improve communication, meetings and decision-making. We mostly shy away from conflict, afraid that it will damage our relationships with others or our confidenceContinue reading “Why do we often find ourselves shying away from conflict in the workplace? Kate Whittle from Co-operantics gives some insights.”

Jamie Veitch shares some useful insights on approaching public sector and private contracts.

The public sector awarded over £700 million pounds worth of outsourced contracts in the last three months. 54% of social enterprises trade with the public sector. But many, perhaps your social enterprise, do not. Yet local authorities and the government want to award more contracts to social enterprises and small businesses. “So what,” you might say. “We don’t have aContinue reading “Jamie Veitch shares some useful insights on approaching public sector and private contracts.”