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Neil King is a Director of CERT Consultancy and specialises in creating and developing social enterprises and the social economy. With specialisms around business development, the health sector and social care sector and Social Return on Investment (SROI), Neil has been instrumental in the development of over 300 social enterprises as well as shaping the public sectors relationships with the social enterprise sector.  

Social Investment Tax relief should have been a fantastic opportunity for social enterprises to attract a new and sustainable funding source. The reality has proved very different. This article looks at what went wrong and what needs to happen to get things back on tra...

July 19, 2019

The FE Choices survey has been released for 2018-19 and I’m pleased to say that CERT has attained a 90.5% satisfaction rating for its Apprenticeship provision.

The average benchmark for Private Sector Public Funded organisations is 88.2%, Colleges 81% and All providers...

I think that we all know that grant funding has been increasingly difficult to access and it doesn't look like getting better anytime soon.

This article brings things into sharp focus.

The Garfield Weston Foundation received £196m-worth of applications to its latest £5m...

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