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AP community development group gets Guardian blog

The Big Local area that AP director Suzanne Quinney works with in Oldham has been chosen as the subject of a monthly Guardian blog, which will follow its community development journey. The area of Clarksfield, Greenacres and Littlemoor encompasses a 30-strong group of local residents, police community support officers, the local Primary Care Trust and local councillors,

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Eight new Big Local areas announced

Eight more communities in the North West have been allocated £1million each to spend on making their areas better places to live, and Appreciating People is working with three of them to identify the changes they want to make in their communities. The scheme is part of a pioneering Big Lottery Fund (BIG) programme, to

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New Facebook group launches for AI community

A new Facebook group has been set up for members of the international AI community. Appreciative Inquiry Community International is an open group designed to connect, share, spread and co-develop practices based on Appreciative Inquiry and strength-based approaches. The group is a hub of AI news, events, articles and links from an ever-growing base of

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Flourishing female entrepreneurs business breakfast

AP facilitators Suzanne Quinney and Helen Bush will be running a lively World Cafe session at a business breakfast for female entrepreneurs on Friday March 2 from 8-10am at Hope University’s Eden Building. The discussion will focus on the help and support female entrepreneurs need to start, build and grow their business, and how they

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