Comprehensive Guides

Well now you’ve reached the end of this toolkit you may be ready for further reading. We have therefore compiled a list of links to comprehensive guides for social enterprises and entrepreneurs below.

Wrexham Council has produced a ‘social enterprise toolkit’ which is a comprehensive online and downloadable toolkit covering all areas of developing an enterprise from idea onwards click here to go to their site.

Wales Council for Voluntary Action ‘Faith and Hope Don’t Run Charities’ a comprehensive management guide for trustees click here

Wales Council for Voluntary Action ‘It’s a Great Idea, but is it a business’ a comprehensive guide for charities considering trading click here

Forth Sector guides:

  • Business Planning
  • Social Return on Investment
  • Making the case for social added value
  • Tendering for public sector contracts
  • And more click here

Social Enterprise UK a comprehensive set of guides from the national social enterprise support body. Guides range from what a social enterprise is to right to request to acquisitions and mergers click here

Social Enterprise London A range of [pay what you think it’s worth] comprehensive guides on subject such as: Public Sector Spin Outs and Transitions, Social Enterprise Starting Point, Marketing and more.