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Blog: Bringing the human touch to measuring impact

Recently Áine Lovedale, Policy and Learning Adviser at Big Lottery Fund joined us for a ‘mini-secondment’. Whilst Aine was with us she looked at how, as a team, we go

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Blog: Installing a new database – ESS’s experience

Lydia Morrow, ESS’s Administration and Finance Manager, tells the story of ESS’s relationship with our new database including the ups and downs! “It is easy to be seduced by technology

ESS practices what it preaches!

Jane Marryat, ESS Research and Communications Officer gives an insight into ESS’s own self-evaluation process

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Blog: Let’s stop chasing unicorns

There are different sets of evidence standards out there, but do they work in practice or are they mythological creatures like unicorns?