Diverse Voices – by guest blogger, Tesse Akpeki

The Charity Governance Code introduced a brand new principle. Principle 6 of the Code states “ The board’s approach to diversity supports its effectiveness, leadership and decision making”. It goes on to say that boards whose trustees have different backgrounds and experiences are more likely to engage in debate and[…]

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Value added?

Local charities A few weeks ago, the Dash Charity in Slough, a Women’s Aid refuge organisation, lost its core local authority funding to a London-based housing association; the result of the local authority putting those services out to tender. This is distressing for the well-established charity concerned; its staff and[…]

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Publications by MDN Consultants & Trainers

Members of the Management Development Network have written many books on voluntary sector governance and management. Most of the books are available from: Directory of Social Change, 08450 77 77 07 Sandy Adirondack Books by Post 020 7232 0726 GENERAL MANAGEMENT Just About Managing? Effective management for voluntary organisations and community[…]

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