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Why every board should have a Vice Chair

Six important roles a good Vice Chair can add to your board.

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Reporting and avoiding serious incidents

Would your board know how to recognise a serious incident and know how to respond? Are you confident that you have taken adequate steps to avoid serious incidents?

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Chairing through change: reflections from the William Morris Society

Beacon Programme advisory group member Martin Stott shares his experience of chairing the William Morris Society through a period of modernisation and change.

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Tips for effective chairing

To mark our fifth birthday in October, we asked Chairs to share one piece of advice they were given as a new Chair. Here’s what they said.

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What keeps Chairs of smaller charities awake at night?

The top five issues worrying delegates who attended Beacon Programme module 1.

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What makes a good charity Chair?

Helpful and unhelpful behaviours and practices seen in Chairs based on our work.

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