Karen Brown, chair, Oxfam
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A chair's tips on working with the chief executive

22 Sep 2015 | Karen Brown

Oxfam chair Karen Brown gives her top tips on achieving a harmonious relationship between chief executive and chair.


A chair's tips on working with the chief executive

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Frustrated chair

A frustrated chair seeks advice on how much time to put into the role.

Hilary Sears

Hilary Sears, who as chair of various organisations has appointed three chief executives, shares her personal experiences and the lessons she learnt.

Neal Green

Neal Green of the Charity Commission explains some of the recent changes to the regulator's trustee guide, CC3.

Chief executive

Former headhunter and chair, Douglas Board, offers advice on the appointment of a chief executive.

Good advice, but there is an important point to add: merger is rarely a proper answer to impending insolvency.

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Quiet board

Philip Reed advises an irate board member on the board's right to information.

Employment contract

Trustee Gareth Edwards offers advice to a charity chair  uncertain about the legality of the interim-chief executive's fixed term contract.

Group structures: considerations for trustees

Elizabeth Davis and Kirsteen Hook examine issues faced by trustees working with large complex networks.

Policing charities - the Shawcross way

Is the William Shawcross vision of charity regulation the correct one, asks Andrew Purkis.

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