Monthly Archives: April 2012

A new focus on well-being can help the voluntary sector prove its worth

The following article appeared on the Knowledge Sharing website, a site dedicated to funders to share knowledge and learning, on 11 April 2012. The website is run by the Association of Charitable Foundations in the UK (a login is required). … Continue reading

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What local authority commissioners think about measuring soft outcomes – “we musn’t forget that services have people at the end of them”

Once the engine-house of the British empire, Manchester is now a very modern city – a mix of traditional industry, high skills companies, universities, and cultural (and sporting) success. Yesterday NPC held a lunchtime seminar for commissioners across the Greater … Continue reading

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NPC’s Well-being Measure profiled in The Guardian

Over recent months, measuring well-being has caught the imagination of charities and funders across the UK. As the pressure to demonstrate value grows, quantifying changes in how young people think and feel about their lives, is rightly getting more attention. … Continue reading

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Tell us what you think!

At NPC’s Well-being Measure we are interested in knowing what you think. We are proud of what we we have created but realise that it could be even better. We think that a good evaluation tool is always work in … Continue reading

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Troubleshooting: Uploading your participant list

During the ‘Create survey’ process, if you have a problem uploading your spreadsheet of participant information then don’t panic. It is likely to be the results of a small error – usually something you have done when you saved the … Continue reading

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Use our reporting to exceed your funders expectations

‘The reports are great – we see results immediately and they’re perfect to present to our funders.’ Vincent McCart, Operation Youth Advantage + One of the features that makes NPC’s Well-being Measure stand out from other tools is the quality … Continue reading

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