Swimming against the tide: England's fastest growing charities 2009-2013
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Swimming against the tide: England's fastest growing charities 2009-2013

4 May 2016

As part of his dissertation, Olof Williamson identified 101 charities to have spiked and then sustained growth of over 100 per cent between 2008 and 2014. He discusses what these charities have in common.

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Time for finance leaders to get involved with social media?

Rohan Hewavisenti suggests why more finance directors should join Twitter.

People not processes

Robina Chatham reflects on how she lost sight of the importance of people skills.

Panama chat: musings on charity finance from another continent

Ian Allsop has recently returned from Costa Rica, but he definitely does not use any offshore investment vehicles.

Why we invest our endowment 100 per cent socially

James Perry of Panahpur explains why his charity has taken its portfolio out of the mainstream stock market.

It is grotesque to hear that an executive of an anti-poverty charity demands to be paid fives times the UK median wage.

» The CEO's pay must be set by trustees

Want to grow your charity? It's all about impact

For those of you considering the merits of social investment, CAN’s Rohan Martyres provides advice on how to use your impact to guide your overall strategy.

Obscure terminology rarely promotes progressive reform

Genevieve Maitland Hudson says that the rhetoric around 'systems change' can cause more headaches than it cures.

Chin up or chexit? Charities and the EU referendum

Ian Allsop gives his sage advice on how you should vote in the EU referendum.

Confessions of an introvert

Gareth Jones says the finance director must overcome the introverted stereotype and become involved in the organisation's strategic direction.

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