Christmas Cracker Jokes Why did the turkey join the band? He had drumsticks! Why couldn’t the skeleton go to the Christmas party? He had nobody to go with! What does Sant suffer from if he gets stuck in a chimney? Claustrophobia! What do you get if you cross Santa with a duck? A Christmas […]
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What is GovMeet? Founded by Nicki Wadley and Kate Shepherd, GovMeet is a supportive, collaborative network for school governors, trustees and clerks to governors. Both Nicki and Kate have extensive governance experience and recognised the need for governors and clerks to have a collaborative and supportive network that enables knowledge and practice to be […]
Gloucestershire Leaders Group is an exciting emerging leadership project in the voluntary and community sector, aimed at chief executives and other leaders of local charities who don’t necessarily have the backup support of a large organisation. Leading an independent charity can be creative and fulfilling, but those at the top can also become isolated and […]
Senior Appointment to Ease Training In preparation for expanded plans for 2017/18, Ease Training is delighted to announce the appointment of a new Associate Director, Nicholas Ford. Nicholas will play a key role in the delivery of the strategy of offering bespoke in-house training and consultancy for charities, which has proved to be increasingly popular. […]
Ransomware – What do the Trustees do? The recent spate of Ransomware interference into major systems around the country has affected businesses, charities, schools all over the UK. I hope it has caused everyone to sit up and outline below the dilemmas currently being faced by Trustees of a Charity. What do you do? […]