What’s so special about fundraising in Scotland?
21 Mar 2017
Alison Elliot, Chair of the Independent Fundraising Standards and Adjudication Panel for Scotland, speaks about what’s characteristic about the Scottish fundraising scene.
Telling your story: Making the Trustees’ Annual Report work for your charity
27 Feb 2017
Head of Professional Advice and Intelligence, Laura Anderson, gives advice on what makes a good Trustees' Annual Report.
Charities can lead from the front on Living Wage
24 Feb 2017
Lynn Anderson is a Living Wage accreditation officer for the Scottish Living Wage Accreditation Initiative. Her work includes a specific focus on Third Sector.
Social Investment - A Good Investment?
20 Feb 2017
Pauline Hinchion, Director of the Scottish Community Re: Investment Trust (SCRT), continues to talk about Social Investment in her 2nd blog for OSCR.
Social Investment - what is it?
17 Jan 2017
Pauline Hinchion, Director of the Scottish Community Re: Investment Trust, talks about Social Investments and how charities may benefit from them.
Is social media in your charity’s DNA?
11 Nov 2016
OSCR's Communications Manager, Ian Grieve, highlights the importance of charities having a social media channel
14 Sep 2016
Louise Meikleham, OSCR's Engagement Manager for Policy & Research, talks about the latest results of our Scottish Charity Survey and how we can learn from the research to help us understand the sector and shape our approach to regulating charities.
Targeted Regulation - five months on
24 Aug 2016
Jude Turbyne, OSCR's Head of Engagement, gives an update on Targeted Regulation
Brexit: are you a meerkat or an ostrich?
10 Aug 2016
David Robb, CEO of OSCR, talks about the Brexit referendum and how this has generated very challenging times for those entrusted with running charities.
How to prepare for appointing a charity investment manager
13 Jul 2016
Julie Hutchison, Charities Specialist from Standard Life Wealth, talks about the kind of process a charity should follow when getting ready to appoint an investment manager.