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Posts written by guests who have contributed to NCVO projects and events.

Managing employees and volunteers: Your most common questions answered

HR and employment law specialists Croner reveal the most common questions to the helpline asked by NCVO members about managing staff, along with the answers given by their team of experts.  Continue reading

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Using the law to bring about social change

Many charities have campaigned for changes to the law in order to bring about social change. But what are the barriers to this sort of campaigning, and is it right for every cause? Continue reading

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Evidence in campaigning

Emma Taylor Collins from the Alliance for Useful Evidence talks about using the recently published report Evidence for Good in your campaigns. Continue reading

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Top tips for applying for a loan

Charity Bank explain how a loan can be a valuable tool for a charity, not for profit or social enterprise looking to expand its services, grow its assets and secure financial sustainability. Continue reading

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LSI Energy give advice on commercial energy contracts

As a voluntary organisation, do you know the difference between rolled, deemed, variable and contract energy prices? Continue reading

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Noticing leadership: how good leaders notice and then choose how to act

Our Charity Leadership in the 2020s session brought together a number of women from across the charity sector to discuss how effective leadership involves noticing both the good and the bad. Continue reading

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Adopting the Charity Governance Code

Three attendees from our Charity Leadership in the 2020s course examine the impact the Code has had on their organisations since its launch a year ago. Continue reading

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Consulting on a code of ethics for the charity sector

Dame Mary Marsh on why we are launching a consultation on a new code of ethics for charities. Continue reading

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The value of small

Smaller and larger charities bring different, complementary strengths to the table, says Lloyds Bank Foundation for England and Wales's Alex Van Vliet Continue reading

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Why choosing the right lender is critical for charities and social enterprises

Carolyn Sims from Charity Bank has five key questions you should ask when choosing a loan provider. Continue reading

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