Collaboration - from wheelspin to traction
Strategy

Collaboration - from wheelspin to traction

1 May 2012

If the economic downturn is exciting more interest in collaboration, why is it that so little of this energy appears to be turning into action? Stewart Crocker offers some advice.

Share

Collaboration - from wheelspin to traction

Displaying 1 to 8 (of 14) | next | last »

A governance view of public service contracts

Public policy has long been to replace public service grants with contracts and latterly to replace much state delivery of public services with commissioned services. Julian Blake explains.

How to protect your charity from damaging conflicts of interest

Beryl Hobson explains the action charities can take to ensure they are not harmed by any trustees' conflicts of interests.

Public service delivery - five issues for boards to consider

Caroline Cooke from the Charity Commission outlines five points charities should consider when delivering public services as part of a consortium.

Inadvertently disempowering members

The committee members of a learning disability charity recently transferred all the assets and liabilities to a charitable company to protect themselves from personal liability without informing the membership of the unicorporated charity. A charity lawyer and governance consultant respond.

Risk from a governance perspective

Katharine Moss explains the key elements of a successful risk management process.

Charities and the use of subsidiary trading companies: Part 3

Anne-Marie Piper completes her overview of the governance and other issues arising for charities wishing or needing to trade.

Charities and the use of subsidiary trading companies: Part 2

Anne-Marie Piper continues her overview of the governance and other issues relating to charities wishing or needing to trade.

Susan Daniels, chief executive, National Deaf Children's Society

National Deaf Children’s Society chief executive Susan Daniels explains how the charity went about developing a strategy "for our times, but not limited by them".

Displaying 1 to 8 (of 14) | next | last »

Directory

Search the Directory

 

The Civil Society Directory is a comprehensive and effective resource for finding organisations and people in the sector.

Anne-Marie Piper (5) Tania Mason (4) Dorothy Dalton (4) Anne Moynihan (4) Kirsty Weakley (4) Don Bawtree (3) Neal Green (3) Beryl Hobson (3) Karen Brown (3) Ian Gould (3) Less +++ More +++

How not to be the next Kids Company

21 Sep 2016

A year on from the demise of Kids Company, Governance & Leadership magazine, supported by haysmacintyre,...

Brexit: a changed landscape

14 Sep 2016

Christopher Metcalfe gives a revised investment outlook following this summer’s turbulence. 

Borrowing: A golden opportunity

13 Sep 2016

Increasing numbers of charities are opting to borrow to boost returns, say Nandu Patel and Francis Burkitt.

Fundraisers should tap into young people's desire for experiences

22 Sep 2016

Young consumers are over ‘stuff’ and want experiences, says Laura Croudace. She explores opportunities...

How to understand the cloud

21 Sep 2016

The ‘cloud’ can be hard to pin down. But while it has been around for some time, there remains confusion...

Vicki Kennedy: 'I have some sympathy with Lord Grade's "chug-off" perspective'

20 Sep 2016

This year Vicki Kennedy left her role as director of the promotions unit at the National Lottery to take...

The age of the digital charity: helping your board adapt to the challenges of technology

22 Sep 2016

Digital technology is everywhere, but its uptake among charities has been slow. Kirsty Weakley finds out...

Social media - how to make sure you comply with employment law

4 Mar 2016

Gearalt Fahy, partner at 3volution, examines some of the challenges for employers created by the rise...

Four ways that innovation can be the solution for charities

1 Mar 2016

Based on his experiences at Relate, Chris Sherwood suggests four ways to innovate your way out of a difficult...

Join the discussion

Twitter
 
Training

Attending our one day courses is a highly effective way of ensuring new and existing trustees fully understand their role, responsibilities and liabilities.

>> Find out more <<