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Ruminations on Remunerations: Setting the pay

28 Jul 2016

Few of a trustee’s responsibilities are more controversial and challenging than setting pay. Rosie Chapman and Anne Cummins give their views on the duties of the remunerations committee.

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Dear Andrew: How involved should the board be?

In this regular column, Andrew Hind answers readers’ queries about governance issues. This month a chair asks how involved the trustee board should be in operational issues.

Avoiding HR slip-ups: the top ten people management mistakes made by charities

Helen Giles depicts her ten top ways that charities set themselves on a course for disaster in managing their staff.

Andrew Hind

In this regular column, Andrew Hind answers readers’ queries about governance issues. This month, a finance director asks for advice on how to get the board more involved with compiling annual accounts.

Taking the long view

Imagine you were setting your investment strategy from a standing start. Peter Baxter of Trust for London goes through the process.

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

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Helen Baker

Trustees need to make sure they are being given the right information, says Helen Baker.

Orlando Fraser, image credit Alex Griffiths

Orlando Fraser, Charity Commission board member, tells Kirsty Weakley that the regulator is committed to the independence of the sector.

Tom Rutherford

The 2015 Climate Change Conference of Parties (COP21) put global warming firmly onto the political agenda and made it important for all charities to think about carbon in their investment portfolios, says Tom Rutherford.

Antonia Swinson

Is your charity property savvy? Antonia Swinson highlights some key points for trustees to consider.

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Kavita Cooper says charities should use the quieter summer months to prepare for busier times ahead.

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The Fundraising Regulator today published full proposals for its Fundraising Preference Service, including...

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RNLI was the first major charity to announce it would move to ‘opt-in’ communications. Giving supporters...

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Business intelligence solutions for charities

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