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Business planning models and templates.

Title Description Leadership and Management Training A well known source of management knowhow Visit website
Community First Training Community First offer a wide range of Business Planning Training, including bespoke courses designed to meet the needs of your Charity Visit website
Mind Tools - Management and Leadership Training A well known source of management knowhow Visit website
NCVO Business Planning Business planning guidance from NCVO Visit website
Organising a Safe Event Zurich produced guide 'Organising a safe event' to support not-for-profit organisations who want to bring their communities together, by organising great, safe events that will be remembered for years to come. Download
Recovery Business Continuity Guide by McKinsey & Company (May 2020) A guide to recovery post the Covid pandemic from McKinsey & Company Download
Social Business Model Canvas Social Business Model Canvas (for Social Enterprises) Visit website

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