Non-Executive Directors – Who, what and why?
What do they do? Non-executive directors (NEDs), whether they’re in the non-profit sector, a charity, or any other area, are there to give their company advice and support. They work with management to refine strategies so the business can enjoy the best results possible. It’s a challenging role, and an effective NED will have a […]
Who can you trust to find charity trustees?
A charity trustee needs a wide range of skills. They need to be able to understand the charity’s challenges, know how to address them, and help the organisation evolve their operations. The best charity trustee boards do this constructively and enthusiastically, drawing on each member’s unique expertise, experiences and ideas to empower the organisation as […]
A beginner’s guide to executive recruitment
Recruiting for a senior vacancy in the non-profit sector can be tough. There are all sorts of methods, and when you’re looking for directors, senior managers or board level staff, you want to get it right. So, if you want to find the ideal candidate in less time and for less cost, you’ll need to […]
CEOs and Chairpersons: Who’s who?
What is a CEO? A chief executive officer, or CEO, is the highest-ranking person in organisation. Sometimes known as the chief executive, executive director or service or project manager, they’re ultimately responsible for the business’ success. They might ask for input on big decisions, but they have the final decision-making authority. How do they fit […]