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Why encouraging employees to become trustees can boost their professional development

New research from the National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) found that almost 4 in 10 Britons volunteer, with 77% saying it has…

Disrupting the group-think

A board can make or break a charity, but too many are run by cliques, drawn from a small set of networks perpetuated by a lack of open…

Source: NPC

Our views: Step on board

Through Step on Board, I’ve joined the Board of Hubbub, a behaviour change charity that inspires people to make healthier, greener lifestyle…

Source: British Land

New ACEVO report highlights board diversity is too critical for charities to ignore says Sophie Livingstone, Managing Director, Trustees Unlimited

The annual Pay and Equality Survey of Charity Chief Executives published by ACEVO and sponsored by Russam GMS highlights that board diversity and,…

91Untold podcast episode #6: Start with a crisis

This podcast explores how to help people coalesce around a central vision for change by developing a sense of urgency and alignment around a…

Source: 91Untold

Trustees Unlimited encourages women to become trustees to advance in the workplace

Trustees Unlimited is calling on women to become charity trustees to advance their careers and gain new skills and…

Walking the Talk: Putting workplace equality, diversity and inclusion into practice

We are excited to announce Walking the Talk, a new cross sectoral partnership between NPC, brap, Community Links, Chwarae Teg, The Peel, Trustees…

Source: NPC

How businesses can benefit in 2019 by encouraging staff to become charity Trustees

New research from the National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO)[i] has found that almost four in 10 Britons volunteer, with 77% saying it…

Times are Changing: Why you should consider becoming a Trustee in 2019

The demographic of trustee boards is commonly criticised for being stale and homogenous. But we should all think about what what we can offer…

Source: Medium

Top tips for charities recruiting the best trustees in 2019

The latest statistics suggest there are more than 100,000 unfilled charity trustee vacancies in the…

Source: Localgiving

Things to consider if you want to become a charity trustee

Nearly three quarters of charities have reported difficulties hiring trustees and many want to recruit people with professional…

Too many charities can not recruit trustees

What began as a nagging problem with charities’ ability to recruit trustees has steadily morphed into a full-blown…

Source: UKFundraising

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