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The agenda of a high-performing board

9 Jan 2015 | Tesse Akpeki

A recent Mckinsey survey of companies around the world and of non-profit
organisations reveals that boards have greater impact as they move
beyond the basic level of governance. By Tesse Akpeki.

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The agenda of a high-performing board

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Sir Clive Booth, Chair, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust

Sir Clive Booth suggests some ways trustees can make sure they are aware of how things are in their charity.

Problems arising for a charity from being set up by Act of Parliament

Paul Ridout highlights the case of one charity where the governance structure is becoming a problem.

Charities and social enterprises in Scotland

Alastair Keatinge outlines the growth of social enterprises in Scotland. 

Company secretaries are the unsung hero of the boardroom

Louise Thompson explains how company secretaries are vital to the smooth running of charities.

Nick Hurd with National Citizen Service youngsters

David Ainsworth looks back over Nick Hurd's unprecedented tenure as minister for civil society.

Remuneration: questions for boards

Is the recent round of press attention on issues of executive remuneration a wake-up call for charities?

Have I reached my sell-by date?

Clive Booth explains how the Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust ensures its board does not become stale.

Preparing for constitutional change from a trustee perspective

Ahead of the Scottish Referendum trustees need to ensure that they are familiar with their governing document and aware of the processes for altering it, says Shirley Otto.

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