Best of the blogs: what makes a good leader, why the sector needs more commercial talent, celebrity supporters and why women give money

Your round-up of charity-related debate this week

Best of the blogs
Best of the blogs

One of the most distinguishing features of voluntary sector leaders is a strong and fierce commitment to their beneficiaries, which means they aren’t just doing a job – they are on a mission, says Sir Stephen Bubb.

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The voluntary sector needs more commercial talent to survive funding cuts, says David McHattie from Barclays Corporate.

Read McHattie’s blog

Celebrity supporters are more than just volunteers - they’re donors, because they are donating time for which they could charge, argues the Charity Celebrity blog.

Read the Charity Celebrity blog

The Advice for Good blog looks at the differences in the philanthropic makeup of men and women and says charitable giving is better understood through psychographics rather than demographics.

Read the Advice for Good blog 

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