Changing your charity structure

In recent years, more and more newly-registered charities (in England and Wales) have started life as a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO). Existing unincorporated charities – Trusts and Associations – have been able to convert to a CIO since the Charities Act 2011 was enacted however, until now, incorporated charities (those registered with Companies House in […]

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The GFC Autumn update – free stuff, tech news and more

Download our latest charity newsletter In this issue we consider the impact of fundraising regulation, relevant consultations and legislative changes. We also include an update on free and low cost training for charities on fundraising matters. Do get in touch if you require any guidance on charity issues. Jen nominated! We are thrilled to announce […]

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Charity Compliance Update – November 2017

Can you believe it’s Trustees Week again? This year’s celebrations take place between 13 and 17 November. Keep an eye on the Trustees’ Week web page here for more info about what’s on nationally. It has also been a busy few weeks on the consultation front, with a few new key consultations being launched – […]

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The balanced scorecard – personal performance measurement for CEOs

If you’re a CEO looking for an efficient, straightforward development tool, the balanced scorecard is a great option to consider. This simple approach to performance management – borrowed from the business world but just as applicable to not-for-profits – isn’t just a great tool for trustees. It’s also an incredibly helpful way for the chief executive officers (CEOs) of charities and not-for-profits to measure and manage their own personal development.

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