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  • Small charities

    Reflections on Small Charity Week 2022

    Topics: People and culture
    Written by: Dr Clare Mills
    On: 28.06.2022

    At the close of Small Charity Week, Dr Clare Mills shares some personal reflections on why she loves small charities and where our communities would be without them.

    Time to read: 3 minutes
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  • Event

    Meet our Sponsors: PIB Insurance Brokers

    Topics: Procurement and resources / People and culture
    Posted by: CFG
    On: 06.06.2022

    Ahead of CFG’s Annual Conference 2022, we talk to sponsors Stewart Archdale and Laurent Falter from PIB Insurance Brokers about what this year’s conference theme – Purposeful and Empowering – means to them.

    Time to read: 3 minutes
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  • Hallmarks of a successful merger process

    Topics: People and culture / Governance, legal and compliance / Financial sustainability
    Posted by: CFG
    On: 27.05.2022

    What can make or break a charity merger? Jonathan Orchard from Sayer Vincent shares some recent experiences of charity mergers and the lessons learned.

    Time to read: 4 minutes
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    Meet our Sponsors: HW Fisher

    Topics: Procurement and resources / People and culture / Leadership and career development
    Posted by: CFG
    On: 17.05.2022

    With CFG’s Annual Conference 2022 just around the corner, we talk to Carol Rudge from HW Fisher about this year’s Annual Conference theme – Purposeful and Empowering – and what it means to her and the charities she works with.

    Time to read: 4 minutes
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  • How can charity employers support employees through the cost-of-living crisis?

    Topics: People and culture / Leadership and career development
    Posted by: Annie Hayes
    On: 10.05.2022

    How can you help workers and volunteers facilitate the communities they serve as the cost-of-living crisis takes hold, whilst ensuring they themselves aren’t caught in the grips of the crisis? Annie Hayes shares some advice.

    Time to read: 3 minutes
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  • Interview

    Building a home for members

    Topics: Leadership and career development / People and culture
    Posted by: CFG
    On: 24.03.2022

    What does it mean to be a member of the CFG community? And how are members helping to shape the benefits and services CFG provides? We talk to Jit Mistry, Head of Membership and Marketing at CFG, to find out.

    Time to read: 4 minutes
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  • CFG comments

    Gender equality? There's more work to be done!

    Topics: Risk / People and culture / Environmental, social, governance (ESG)
    Written by: Caron Bradshaw
    On: 07.03.2022

    On this year's International Women's Day, Caron Bradshaw OBE considers how far we've come and how far we still need to go to ensure gender equality in the workplace.

    Time to read: 4 minutes
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  • Championing gender equality in the third sector

    Topics: Leadership and career development / People and culture
    Posted by: Annie Hayes
    On: 03.03.2022

    Annie Hayes at Third Sector Jobs shares advice on how to implement robust gender equality strategies within the third sector as we approach International Women’s Day (IWD).

    Time to read: 3 minutes
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  • Charity recruitment trends to be aware of in 2022

    Topics: People and culture
    Posted by: Annie Hayes
    On: 26.01.2022

    Annie Hayes at Third Sector Jobs offers top tips for third sector recruiters on the trends to look out for in 2022 to help you recruit and retain quality talent.

    Time to read: 3 minutes
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  • Interview

    Getting to know you: Dr Clare Mills

    Topics: People and culture
    Posted by: CFG
    On: 18.01.2022

    CFG’s new Director of Policy & Communications, Dr Clare Mills, meets her new team and shares what led her to CFG, what excites her about the role and how CFG can help smooth the path for members in 2022…

    Time to read: 5 minutes
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    Why the CFG team values Wellbeing Week

    Topics: People and culture
    Written by: CFG
    On: 24.12.2021

    CFG's Communications Manager, Emma Abbott, shares why dedicated time off to focus on wellbeing is the best way to kick-start a new year.

    Time to read: 3 minutes
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  • A personal appeal from Caron

    Topics: People and culture
    Posted by: Caron Bradshaw
    On: 21.12.2021

    Can you help support CFG and the vital work we're doing right now; ensuring we're here to keep helping the sector, as we navigate these torrid times? CFG's CEO, Caron Bradshaw OBE, makes a personal appeal.

    Time to read: 1 minutes
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