Resources  ·  Posted March 4, 2024

Our World Book Day Recommendations

For World Book Day, we asked our members, staff and trustees for some of their top reads about social innovation and running your own business.

For World Book Day, we asked our members, staff and trustees for some of their top reads about social innovation and running your own business.

Resources  ·  Posted December 8, 2023

Support Local & Social Businesses this Christmas

Stuck for what to get your nearest and dearest this Christmas? Want to support small local businesses in the process? Look no further…

Stuck for what to get your nearest and dearest this Christmas? Want to support small local businesses in the process? Look no further…

Resources  ·  Posted November 29, 2023

Shopping Spots Near The Melting Pot

The Melting Pot’s central location in Edinburgh means it is surrounded by great shopping experiences.

The Melting Pot’s central location in Edinburgh means it is surrounded by great shopping experiences.

Resources  ·  Posted October 25, 2023

Social Impact Report 2023

Download our latest impact report, exploring how we deliver on our mission to support and stimulate social innovation.

Download our latest impact report, exploring how we deliver on our mission to support and stimulate social innovation.

Resources  ·  Posted October 23, 2023

A Map of Coworking Hubs in Scotland

We are often asked by our members and partners about other coworking hubs in Scotland. It’s great to visit other coworking communities when we’re out and about for other meetings or events.

We are often asked by our members and partners about other coworking hubs in Scotland. It’s great to visit other coworking communities when we’re out and about for other meetings or events.

Resources  ·  Posted August 31, 2023

How to Promote Your Business (for Free)

In this blog we explore the essentials of marketing that every business – no matter how small – needs to consider in order to attract and retain the right audience for them.

In this blog we explore the essentials of marketing that every business – no matter how small – needs to consider in order to attract and retain the right audience for them.

Resources  ·  Posted July 28, 2023

The Value of Networking as a Freelancer

Networking is a key factor of being a successful freelancer.

Networking is a key factor of being a successful freelancer.

Resources  ·  Posted June 29, 2023

How to Thrive as a Freelancer

Melting Pot member, Aileen Carson, works as a freelance coach and shares some tips to help you thrive on your freelance journey.

Melting Pot member, Aileen Carson, works as a freelance coach and shares some tips to help you thrive on your freelance journey.

Resources  ·  Posted May 5, 2023

How to Take Care of Your Wellbeing – Part 2

In her second post about looking after your wellbeing as a freelancer, Christina Cran offers three top steps for creating work / life balance.

In her second post about looking after your wellbeing as a freelancer, Christina Cran offers three top steps for creating work / life balance.

Resources  ·  Posted April 26, 2023

How to Take Care of Your Wellbeing – Part 1

Good Ideas alumnus, Christina Cran, offers tips on how to look after your mental health when you’re self-employed.

Good Ideas alumnus, Christina Cran, offers tips on how to look after your mental health when you’re self-employed.