Do you review?

Reviewing is a critical part of good governance that is frequently overlooked. Organisations spend lots of time and money creating fabulous Plans – Strategic Plans, Action Plans, Project Plans – the list goes on.  But all too often they have filed away, never to see...

Is Volunteering Dead?

As I speak to community groups across the state, I find a very common issue, with which many of them struggle, is getting people to volunteer for roles on their Committees of Management. Often it is the same people who have held the same committee positions for many...

Running Great Meetings!

There’s nothing worse than sitting through a poorly-run meeting – it’s a sure fire way to put people off joining your committee.  But a well-run, energetic meeting can be inspiring and be motivating to those attending. Firstly, make sure you have a written agenda, so...