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Alice Maynard: Applying the human touch

1 Oct 2014 | Emily Corfe

Bringing a charity back from the brink of collapse is a tricky business –
but for Alice Maynard, outgoing chair of Scope, the solution is as much
about the human touch as it is about bottom-line financials. Emily Corfe speaks to her about how she did it.

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Our guest Chairman advises making sure a charity is complying with on how to handle vulnerable beneficiaries.

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Is it a good idea for an outgoing chief executive to join the board? Sarah Phillips answers a concerned trustee.

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In some ways the relationship between the chair and chief executive is like a marriage. Sir Clive Booth offers some guidance on making it work.

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Jo Williams and Anna Feuchtwang explain how EveryChild came to set up an international membership organisation.

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