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Why learning in a virtual classroom is even better than the real thing

Why learning in a virtual classroom is even better than the real thing

Guest Bloggers | 23 July 2020

Trainer Paul Chuter says that the coronavirus pandemic may have put classroom-based training courses on hold for the foreseeable future, but the good news is that virtual training has the same key benefits that face-to-face learning offers – and more.

Change Collective: Inclusion in the fundraising recruitment journey

Change Collective: Inclusion in the fundraising recruitment journey

Guest Bloggers | 22 July 2020

Elizabeth Balgobin, Interim Head of EDI, hosted a discussion about inclusion within fundraising recruitment, where she was joined by a panel of fundraisers. Watch the panel session and read as Elizabeth outlines what inclusion really means, and her own experiences within the workplace.

Women in leadership: Are you experiencing the ‘Influence Gap’?

Women in leadership: Are you experiencing the ‘Influence Gap’?

Guest Bloggers | 22 July 2020

Leadership coach Carla Miller said that when she read the ‘Missing Out: Understanding the female leadership gap in fundraising’ report she was disappointed to see that not much has moved on in the past 15 years, so much so that she wanted to share with senior women in leadership the skills to manage upwards and master the “Influence Gap”.

What to consider when recruiting

What to consider when recruiting

Guest Bloggers | 21 July 2020

Lucy Caldicott, CEO of ChangeOut, former member of the EDI Panel and former Director of Fundraising, sets out why planning your recruitment is ‘business as usual’ and what to consider when scoping the role.

Change Collective: An overview of the last year

Change Collective: An overview of the last year

Guest Bloggers | 20 July 2020

A year after the launch of the Change Collective Strategy, Elizabeth Balgobin, Interim Head of EDI at the Chartered Institute of Fundraising, gives an update of what has been achieved over the last year.

Flexible working and job sharing: ‘The flexibility worked well for both my employer and me’

Flexible working and job sharing: ‘The flexibility worked well for both my employer and me’

Guest Bloggers | 20 July 2020

Helen Reed, Senior Trusts Manager at ActionAid, talks about her experiences with flexible working and how it has helped her career to progress.

Civil Society Almanac: Dare to believe that we can, will and must emerge stronger from this crisis

Civil Society Almanac: Dare to believe that we can, will and must emerge stronger from this crisis

Guest Bloggers | 14 July 2020

As NCVO launches the latest Civil Society Almanac, Joe Jenkins looks at what the figures tell us about the climate “Before COVID”, and what this means for the sector’s recovery from the pandemic, and the dangers it faces.

We love the NHS and the public love the NHS Charities – but what are they?

We love the NHS and the public love the NHS Charities – but what are they?

Guest Bloggers | 10 July 2020

Through feats of pure supporter brilliance and inspiring fundraising, the UK public have pushed NHS charities into the spotlight. An unprecedented movement has seen awareness and prominence surge, and record-breaking fundraising become the new normal. In this blog, Nicola Sinclair helps answer the question fundraisers up and down the country have asked themselves ‘what are the NHS charities and what do they do’.

'Fundraising would be more authentic if there was a diverse range of people sitting at tables'

'Fundraising would be more authentic if there was a diverse range of people sitting at tables'

Guest Bloggers | 7 July 2020

As part of today's launch of the Change Collective Recruitment Guides, Martha Awojobi, former Corporate Partnerships Senior Executive at Refuge and Organiser at #CharitySoWhite writes about her entry to and progression in fundraising as black and queer.

Not a Toolkit: Creating the EDI Recruitment Guides

Not a Toolkit: Creating the EDI Recruitment Guides

Guest Bloggers | 7 July 2020

As we today launch the Change Collective Recruitment Guides, Elizabeth Balgobin explains why they were created and the process behind their creation.

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