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Pro Bono Australia Salary Survey sheds light on whether boards get paid

Wendy Williams, Wednesday, 8th June 2022 -  Now in its 10th year, the Salary Survey is the most comprehensive remuneration report for the not-for-profit sector.

Opinion

Boards must look through a stakeholder lens

Alan Hough, Wednesday, 27th April 2022 -  The people served by human service organisations and their staff are key stakeholders, and should be viewed as such by boards, argue Alan Hough and Joe Zabar.

Is winding up on your board’s agenda? Maybe it should be.

Maggie Coggan, Monday, 7th March 2022 -  “We can spend so much time responding to the immediate challenges, that in lots of ways, these urgent needs crowd out the really important strategic conversations that organisations need to have” 

NFPs report strong financial performance despite COVID challenges

Luke Michael, Tuesday, 23rd November 2021 -  But NFPs have been warned not to become complacent as the pandemic continues to linger 

Opinion

The contribution of a board member’s time is worth more than money

Mark Pearce, Wednesday, 17th November 2021 -  Recent research has stressed the importance of board participation in giving. But here Volunteering Australia CEO Mark Pearce shares an alternative view on the importance of prioritising skill over financial contributions from directors.

Women are making their way onto NFP boards. But is it enough?

Maggie Coggan, Thursday, 9th September 2021 -  For the first time ever, there are no all-male boards at Australia’s top 200 companies. But how does the NFP sector track in comparison? We decided to take a look. 

The diversity deficit in our charity boards

Maggie Coggan, Wednesday, 17th February 2021 -  “Too often members of charity boards are not from the communities the charities aim to support,” charity leader says. 

Opinion

Health check your NFP governing document in 2021

Hannah Fraenkel, Wednesday, 27th January 2021 -  COVID-19 has thrown up plenty of issues for charities and NFPs for how they operate during a pandemic. For many organisations it’s also exposed how out of date their governing documents are, putting their ability to operate at risk, writes Hannah F

New study shows targeted support needed for NFP sector

Luke Michael, Friday, 6th November 2020 -  Organisations in the arts, sport, health and aged care sectors have been hardest hit by the COVID-19 pandemic 

Navigating through uncertainty: Key questions NFP board members should be asking today

Felicity Green, Tuesday, 20th October 2020 -  Spark Strategy’s Felicity Green shares three considerations that can help drive the expansive conversations that every organisation should be having at the moment.
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