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Written by: Dip Bhattacharjee The paradigm shift from waterfall to agile methodology has put traditional business analysts at cross-roads. Source: BusinessAnalysisHomeRead More →

Children’s charity NSPCC has launched an online campaign to raise awareness of neglected children and raise funds for its helpline. Called the Light for Every Childhood appeal, the campaign features an fundraising page on the NSPCC’s website, encouraging single and monthly donations to help the charity run its helpline. Neglect is among the most common issues the charity’s helpline tackles, including at Christmas. In 2017/18 the helpline handled nearly 20,000 calls and emails about child neglect and last Christmas it dealt with 600 contacts mentioning the issue. Christmas can be a particularly busy time for the helpline because extended family members contact the charity afterRead More →

A 10-year-old girl who beat cancer is fronting an online video Christmas appeal for the charity that supported her. Ellie Mae is starring in the video for CLIC Sargent as ‘Kid Santa’, who brings magical surprises to children affected by cancer. The film highlights the support services on offer to young cancer patients from the charity, as well as its latest research around the financial costs families face due to their child’s illness. Families’ costs increase by an average of £600 a month after cancer is diagnosed and 61% of parents build up debt during their child’s illness, says the charity. Campaign also includes digitalRead More →