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How important is the CEO and chair relationship? How should the CEO induct the trustees? How can the board challenge the chair? We have the answer to these and other frequently asked governance questions.

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Hear from three charity leaders about their first steps, challenges and motivation to get the work started.

Pay and Equalities Survey 2021

ACEVO’s annual Pay and Equalities Survey is the most comprehensive breakdown of the sector’s CEO remuneration packages available. Get your copy.

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More than a membership organisation, we are a community of civil society leaders and we know the importance of peer support and advice. Our members have access to an online hub, where they ask and offer advice as well as start and engage in conversations on any relevant topics. It’s our own social media, a safety net you can rely on.

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