Recruiting and retaining staff – should charities work harder?

Recruiting and retaining staff Recruiting and retaining staff was raised at a recent Charity People conference.  The comments, however, are relevant in a wider charity context.  How many charities think broadly and consider what makes their cause more compelling than another and why it should receive support?  Learning from the academic work in competitive advantage can be [...]

By | May 12th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Recruiting and retaining staff – should charities work harder?

Good charity governance – do you have appropriate insurance?

Good charity governance - do you have appropriate insurance?  Good charity governance is essential for all charities and not-for-profits.  Chief Executive body ACEVO define governance as "the systems and processes concerned with ensuring the overall direction, effectiveness, supervision and accountability of an organisation."  Recent charity publicity highlights the need for charities to demonstrate they are [...]

By | June 21st, 2016|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Long term Impact of the Junior Doctors’ Strike

Long term impact of the junior doctors' strike On Friday 11th March junior doctors returned to work after a 48 hour strike.  It's a strike no one wants.  It’s additional stress on an already struggling NHS. There's a lot of talk about junior doctors leaving the NHS as a result of the new contract. Less [...]

By | February 7th, 2016|Uncategorised|0 Comments