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The Change Collection

This week we’re sharing a collection of toolkits produced by the Centre for Social Impact. The Change Collection aims to build the capacity of people and organisations working toward positive social impact, and covers the following topics: Social impact measurement Working with others for social impact Indicator assessment and selection Leadership…

Measuring what matters

A successful social enterprise evaluation involves designing and implementing an evaluation process that meets your defined needs and purposes. This means considering what data will be central to understanding and communicating the impacts of your social enterprise, and prioritising your evaluation plans accordingly so you can measure what matters most.…

SEIL Factsheets

The Social Enterprise Impact Lab research team have been working on some factsheets about social enterprise evaluation. We hope these will be a useful resource for social enterprises and others within the social enterprise ecosystem. You can access the first three factsheets in this series by clicking the relevant link…

Who decides?

There are many questions to consider in making decisions about social enterprise impact measurement. One question that is sometimes overlooked is: who decides what the impact goals are, and how to evaluate impact? Increasingly, research is moving further towards greater meaningful involvement of people with lived experience. The British Medical Journal…