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Society Diary: Gold medals and red faces and the regulator’s colossal booboo

19 Aug 2016

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Widespread payment of trustees could harm public perception of charities

Andrew Purkis warns that making it easier to pay trustees could damage the public's perception of charities.

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Our weekly round-up of interesting and outlandish information, collected from the corners of the charity sector.

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Public trust in charities matters, says Andrew Purkis, but should we pay much attention to recent figures showing it is falling?

Society Diary: Pick up sticks and water Pokemon for all

Our weekly round-up of interesting and outlandish information, collected from the corners of the charity sector.

There needs to be a complete rethink on board selection, responsibility and business knowledge - after all, a charity is still a business.

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Andrew Newton

Andrew Newton says that being a disabled person has helped him to be effective as a trustee of a disability charity.

Neil Robertson

Keeping good minutes of decisions can help your charity avoid regulatory action and bad publicity, advises Neil Robertson.

Open door policy: the importance of approachability for a charity chief executive

Helen Simmons says that a good leader needs to be in touch with what’s really happening in the organisation.

Society Diary: A knightly news tale, an overdue announcement and goodbye sweet Bubb

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