Publications

Articles

Title:Ensuring your organisation has a great leadership team

For:Governance magazine

Date:October 2014

Summary: Key points from Compass and Cass research into the effectiveness of leadership teams in larger charities

Title:Thirty short articles on governance

For:Third Sector

Date:2011-2013

Summary: Twenty seven tips on governance written for Third Sector magazine, now brought together in a handy booklet. Topics include getting the board to work as a team, dealing with difficult trustees and building trust.

Title:How well are charities governed?

For:The Guardian

Date:September 2012

Summary: Key findings from Compass and Cass research into the governance of large charities

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Title:Three short articles on mergers

For:Third Sector

Date:March 2009

Summary: Article 1 What managers should consider before embarking on a
merger.

Article 2 How to approach a merger.

Article 3 Managing integration after a merger.


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Title:Building capacity to win every bid

For:Professional Fundraising

Date:February 2009

Summary: Tips on how to build structures and systems to competitive tenders.

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Title:Changing appreciation of leadership

For:Third Sector

Date:April 2007

Summary: Changing roles of leaders and what they need to do to develop
their skills.

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Articles Archive

Title:Aussie Rules

For:Third Sector

Date:November 2005

Summary: A summary of research into cutting edge developments in
the Australian nonprofit sector.

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Title:A year of challenges

For:Third Sector Management and Strategy Supplement

Date:Winter 2004

Summary: Three challenges for voluntary organisations:

  • articulating achievement
  • managing people
  • providing strong leadership.


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Title:The Challenge of Managing Performance

For:NCVO Almanac

Date:2003

Summary: A brief introduction to managing nonprofit organisations’ performance.

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Title:Meet the Author

For:DSC News

Date:November 2003

Summary: What Mike did before he was a consultant and why he went to
America to refresh his thinking.

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Title:Getting the Most from Your Consultant

For:Quality World

Date:July 2002

Summary: Tips on getting value from consultants.

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Title:The Art of Successful Management

For:Voice

Date:September 1999


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Title:Time to Invest in Top Management Training

For:Third Sector

Date:March 1993


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Title:Faith, Hope and Clarity

For:The Times

Date:January 1991


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