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  • External environment analysis

    Sustainability and the success of your non profit organisation will only be realised if you are aware of the forces and trends affecting your external environment.

  • Definitions of strategy

    What is a 'strategy' and why it helps to have one.

  • How to guide on buying property vs leasing property

    The cost of buying or leasing property can often be a charity’s largest outgoing. What should you consider when deciding whether to buy or lease a property?

  • How to close down a project or organisation

    In these tough times, lots of projects and organisations are finding themselves facing a prospect no-one relishes, and people don’t often plan for - the task of closing down their project or even their organisation. This guide is designed to give you some tips for a smooth wind-down. The suggestions here are based on the experiences of staff at the Mersey Basin Campaign, which closed its doors in March 2010, after a successful 25-year campaign to clean up the waterways of the Mersey and Ribble river basins.

  • Definitions and views of strategy

    An explanation of what strategy is and the role that it plays in the success of your organisation.

  • How to Plan a Charity Event

    Charity events can be a great way to raise money for a good cause while presenting a visible and positive approach to publicising your cause to the community. Below you will find some pointers on how to plan a successful charity event and to get the most out of it.

  • Macmillan Cancer Support - emerging strategy

    An overview of how strategy works at Macmillan Cancer Support by Juliet Bouverie, Director of Corporate Development.

  • Scenario planning

  • Benefits and risks of collaborative working

    How to ensure your collaboration is a success

  • How to deal with a challenging panel

    Every Fair Share Trust panel is unique to its local area. When working properly, they consist of people who represent a wide variety of interests and services, all of whom have an active part to play in the community and who work with Local Agents to set local Fair Share Trust priorities and award funding. It’s unsurprising that clashes of opinions occur. While it’s important to encourage passion for the work of the Fair Share Trust, some areas have encountered small groups or individuals whose enthusiasm is counterproductive, making it difficult to reach a consensus.

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