Tony Hawkhead: 'They have worked my socks off and yet I am feeling more excited than when I started'
Only a charity would ask its chief executive to sleep out on the streets for a night, in his first week on the job. But Sir Tony Hawkhead professed to be “more excited than when I started” when he spoke to Kirsty Weakley at the end of his first week at Action for Children.
Paul Snell, chief executive at the charity Walsingham, discusses the importance of trustees being involved with the charity's stakeholders.
Augustus Della-Porta advises on collaboration agreements.
Keith Best explains the relationship between senior management and trustees at Freedom from Torture.
Good advice, but there is an important point to add: merger is rarely a proper answer to impending insolvency.
Anne Moynihan looks at the role of a trustee in staying financially stable.
Ciarán Devane advices a chief executive of how to respond when an overbearing trustee tries to take control.