Interesting Video on Depression and Anxiety. “Depression is 50% more debilitating that most chronic physical illnesses, like angina….treating mental illness should be high on the public agenda.”- Richard Layard of the Centre for Economic Performance.
How important is it for us to innovate?
“It’s essential to innovate. In our business of employment, we need to be innovative in order to keep up with the current employment trends and attract new income-generating business. There is a surge of innovation within the whole charity sector that has resulted from there being less philanthropic funding available generally. A number of charities are currently searching for innovative ways to be self-sustainable in order to have less reliance on philanthropic funding. For example, although historically we have provided a free service to client through government contracts grants and donations, we have initiated a fee-paying service that aligns with our mission. ” – Ali Brown