Changing charity leadership: our new governance plan

Some of our thinking that informs this plan Changing Charity Leadership #1: activism, the arts and politics Changing Charity Leadership #2: who can lead? Why it matters How a charity is led – its board and governance structures – should be a big deal. In theory, those things are about the leadership of the entire […]

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Changing charity leadership #2: who can lead?

This is the second in a short series of rants and resolutions about why charity boards/governance structures are often a pale imitation of what they should be, and what we intend to do to change that. ‘Decisions are made by those who [are able to] show up’ This time, we’ll look at how the practicalities […]

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Workshop board session: the arts, charity and politics

We’re looking for people to join our first ever workshop board session

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Changing charity leadership #1: activism, the arts and politics

This is the first of a short series of rants and resolutions about why charity boards/governance structures are often a pale imitation of what they should be, and what we intend to do to change that. Why it matters Boards should be a big deal. In theory, they’re about the leadership of an entire organisation: […]

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Our first new, workshop-style board meeting

That was the question under discussion in the first board meeting following our new workshop format. (Backstory: we recently came up with a new plan for our board meetings and governance because boards need to change – and we wanted to be able to include lots of different perspectives in our board meetings.) How it […]