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How ActionAid implemented feminist leadership principles

Patti Whaley

A guest post by Patti Whaley, former Chair of ActionAid UK on how the charity implemented feminist leadership principles. In 2016 ActionAid UK began developing its new five-year strategy. Our trustees wanted organisational culture to be a key pillar in this strategy, so we decided to implement Feminist Leadership Principles across the organisation. As an…

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10 top tips for webinars

Webinars are a great opportunity to meet other Chairs and pick up some new ideas, without you having to travel or take hours out of your day. At Association of Chairs we’re responding to the growing demand for webinars by developing a range for Beacon Programme and AoC members. If you’re new to webinars, don’t…

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Behind the Scenes: Hear from Ali and Janine, our Beacon Trainers

Shining the spotlight on our lovely trainers, Ali and Janine, from The Foundation for Social Improvement, we hear what it’s like behind the scenes as they share their experiences of delivering our Beacon webinars and workshops. Tell us a little bit about you Ali: From a background in marketing, I moved into the charity sector…

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Finding your successor

May Day event at Halsway Manor House - people dance around the maypole

How do you know that it is time to move on? How do you find someone to take over? Guest post from Julie Williams

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