John Tate

John Tate

Accountant and entrepreneur

John Tate is a qualified accountant and entrepreneur. He is a columnist for Charity Finance, a visiting lecturer at Cass Business School's Centre for Charity Effectiveness and Trustee of Eduserv. He also non executive chair of Civil Society Media.

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Fake Charities? Bogg's Blub? Intelligent Giving?

 Here are a few sample websites that claim/attempt to reveal much about the inner workings of the sector....

Transparency and the web

John Tate says the web is a real danger to charities’ reputations.

Time to Twitter?

Technology is meant to improve efficiency, says John Tate. I gave a couple of talks last month to finance directors in the commercial sector on the future of IT. In my sessions I asked two questions. Firstly, how many of you work for organisations where the senior management con-sistently replies to staff emails? Of the 100 or so delegates only 2 or 3 put their hands up.

Cold comforts

How can IT help in a recession, wonders John Tate.

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Social Charity Spy: Anne Frank Trust UK with #notsilent and Shelter plays political bingo

17 Apr 2015

This week we highlight the Anne Frank Trust UK’s use of social video to commemorate the 70th anniversary...

Social Charity Spy: Marie Curie supporting Sir Ranulph Fiennes at the Marathon de Sables

10 Apr 2015

This week we highlight how Marie Curie is using social media to keep supporters up to date with Sir Ranulph...

1066 and all that: Thoughts on Apple's latest project

7 Apr 2015

Apple is launching its latest product on the anniversary of the Battle of Hastings. John Tate wonders...

Political red faces and Comic Relief red noses

2 Apr 2015

Ian Allsop shames political red faces and embraces charitable red noses.

By not filing accounts earlier our largest charities miss an opportunity to connect with supporters

1 Apr 2015

Why do Britain's biggest charities wait until deadline to file accounts? Andrew Hind investigates.

Banking blog: 5 big fat myths about borrowing when you’re a charity

24 Mar 2015

Azlina Bulmer, programmes and development manager at our banking partner Charity Bank, debunks the falsehoods...