Martin Farrell

Martin Farrell

Founder, get2thepoint

30 years ago Martin Farrell volunteered to help a handcraft charity in South Africa and to do church based youth work in a rough estate in Manchester.  Today he runs a consultancy.


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Give us the *** money: Getting trustees involved in fundraising

There's no disputing that trustees donate a lot of time to the charities they serve, but what about money? Martin Farrell suggests ways for trustees to get involved in fundraising.

What should be done with a charity board that manages rather governs?

The chief executive of an unincorporated charity has had enough. His board is behaving like the management and over-ruling his decisions. A chief executive and vice chair respond to the quandry.

Heads up - it's the money bit

Don't sink down in your chair of glaze over when the agenda reaches the finance item - embrace it, says Martin Farrell.

Conflicts of interest and ordinary miracles

Martin Farrell offers advice on setting the tone and style of leadership you want your organisation to take.

Building on shaky foundations

The fly on the wall series continues to monitor the progress of Time Banks UK's new chair of trustees, Martin Farrell.

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