Parkinson’s UK’s strategic plan for 2015-19 marked a huge change, enabling the charity to step up into a leadership role for the entire Parkinson’s disease community. CEO Steve Ford explains how a clear, simple plan has come to life throughout the organisation and beyond.
Housing and social care provider the Accord Group is a large organisation, but remains nimble enough to continuously innovate. CEO Dr Christopher Handy explains how.
Street League’s real-time impact dashboard not only looks impressive but feeds crucial information into the youth charity’s strategic planning, explains director of strategy and impact, Lindsey MacDonald.
On January 22nd 2019 we will launch our latest Good Merger Index, featuring up to date analysis on social sector mergers and a panel of charity chief executives
Creating a strategy after a merger isn’t about starting from scratch but building upon the best of what’s gone before, says Breast Cancer Now’s CEO Delyth Morgan. Following a successful merger which forged the way for Breast Cancer Now, we sat down for a Q&A with Baroness Delyth Morgan to hear her strategy insights from the process.
“A great strategy doesn’t sit gathering dust, but adapts and responds to changes in the world outside.” Here are five tips to achieving this from Eastside Primetimers consultant Alice Memminger.
Eastside Primetimers outlines an array of resources to help charity and social sector leaders broaden their perspectives on strategic planning
Eastside Primetimers has published the first edition of EP Insights, our regular new management briefing for social sector leaders. ‘Strategy 101’ is the theme for this first edition, as while every charity needs a strategy, there is surprisingly little written specifically for social purpose organisations – we want to change that.
Eastside Primetimers data protection specialist Mike Griffin answers some common questions to highlight the importance of hiring a Data Protection Officer for your charity.
To celebrate International Youth Day, Eastside Primetimers consultants Rosie Chadwick, Kevin Davey and Helen Nott draw on some examples of successful youth enterprises to uncover the secrets to success in youth enterprise development.
Eastside Primetimers chief executive Richard Litchfield is quoted on the Financial Times about charity mergers, in their longer piece about the merger that created Cancer Research UK.
Following our recent report into mergers among charities and social enterprises with Social Investment Business, our chief executive Richard Litchfield blogs to reflect on the research and its implications for future merger support programmes.
Our consultant Rosie Chadwick outlines some lessons in social impact measurement from the world of international development.
A new research report, commissioned by Social Investment Business and written by Eastside Primetimers, examines mergers in the charity and social enterprise sector.
Ealing Mencap are passionate about improving the lives of people with learning difficulties, and we are looking to recruit up to three additional trustees to build on the strength of their existing board.
The 25th of May deadline has passed – but our consultant Mike Griffin stresses that nonprofit organisations still have time to prepare for the GDPR.
To round off Volunteers Week, our Head of Membership and Resourcing Bernice Rook shares some ways that charity and non-profit CEOs can instantly improve the effectiveness of their volunteer Board.
For Volunteers Week, our Head of Membership & Resourcing Bernice Rook shares five key pieces of advice for those who would like to increase their effectiveness as a voluntary board member.
Eastside Primetimers has helped resident-led charity Shak, a resident-led charity in Camden engaging residents in a range of innovative and highly creative projects, to strengthen their governance structure and add four new, experienced trustees to their board.
Eastside Primetimers provides valuable GDPR compliance support to homelessness charity Providence Row
Eastside Primetimers has recently supported London-based homelessness charity Providence Row in strengthening its data protection policies in line with the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)