Fail fast, learn quicker

Jon Quinn, head of campaigns at Shelter, shows how a culture of risk-taking has honed the charity's reactive campaigning ability, leading to greater success. Continue reading

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A quarter-century of evaluation

Sally Cupitt reflects on 25 years of Charities Evaluation Services (CES), looking at how the sector has changed and setting out a vision for the future. Continue reading

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The challenges facing small and medium sized charities

Small scale, big impact and under threat? Paul Streets, from Lloyds Bank Foundation, discusses its new report, Expert Yet Undervalued and on the Front Line. Continue reading

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The world is a better place thanks to charity campaigning

A look at how we can champion campaigning and overcome negative perceptions from outside the voluntary sector Continue reading

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Sense and sustainability: A reaction to the NCVO Financial Sustainability Review

Rising demand for services and falling funds have put the squeeze on smaller charities - so what can the sector and central government do to help? Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: August 2015

A round up of recent articles and practical resources on governance and trusteeship. Plus, the latest news and events including the upcoming Trustee Conference. Continue reading

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NCVO public services news round up August 2015

Our public services round up features Transforming Rehabilitation, work shadowing, review of health funding, consortium and impact training, and Compact Awards Continue reading

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Being a trustee: a view from the ground

Being a trustee means knowing your responsibilities and your chosen organisation inside-out. Here are 10 tips for anyone considering a trustee role. Continue reading

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Time to get ready for automatic enrolment

Find out how to keep up with changes to workplace pension laws for your organisation. Continue reading

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Are more charities closing?

What does the data tell us about whether there are more charities closing? Continue reading

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