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Trustees' Week 2021

As Trustees' Week 2021 draws to a close I wanted to share some of my reflections and experiences of working with multiple organisations seeking suitable trustees. It's been a fantastic week with s...

Jenny And Delegates
Charity CEO celebratory networking event

​We were thrilled to welcome charity CEOs to our celebratory networking event held in partnership with Sarasin & Partners last week. How lovely to meet with people in a face-to-face environmen...

Katherine 9 Month Charisma Charity Recruitment
9 months in charity recruitment

We were so pleased to welcome Katherine to the team in September 2020​, having joined us from working in senior development roles in the third sector. A shift in career can be a daunting prospect ...

Winchester Cathedral Head Of Hr Successful Appointment
Sarah Clements tells us about her first 12 months

​At the end of 2019 Winchester Cathedral asked for our support on finding a new Head of Human Resources to join the organisation, a search that Adam Stacey took the lead on at Charisma. The opportu...

Taking Notes
Flexible working and what it means today

Flexible working has become the preferred choice for many over recent years, and particularly during 2020, either through necessity or choice. The pandemic changed attitudes and outlooks of chariti...

Charisma Conversations Board Senior Management Team Relationship
Charisma Conversations: The board and SMT relationship

​The latest Charisma Conversations Webinar discussed the relationship between The Board and Senior Executive Team and how to ensure that they are united with the same common purpose across an organ...

Creative Approaches To The Fundraising Landscape
Creative Approaches to the Fundraising Landscape

​Charity teams have adapted their creative approach to fundraising, to ensure that support continues, donors are nurtured, and services are delivered, but what does the future fundraising landscape...

Working From Home
HR resilience through Covid-19 and beyond

​The last couple of months have been challenging for organisations on many fronts, not least the effect it has had on staffing, working arrangements and the effect on employees and teams following ...

Fundraising Challenge At Home
How one fundraising team has responded to the disruption caused by Covid 19

Adam Stacey, Associate Director at Charisma has been talking to Paul Morgan, Director of Fundraising and Communication at Naomi House & Jacksplace hospices, to find out how his team have respon...

Flower Bud New Opportunity
‘Every Moment is a Fresh Beginning’ or ‘The Need to Plan Ahead’

​‘If not now, when?‘These are unprecedented times, not just for the UK, but also globally.Our thoughts are with everyone affected by the present pandemic; the dedicated doctors, nurses and caring s...