Supporting Financial Leaders who are guiding their organisations through start-up, evolution and transformation
TURNING SOCIAL IDEAS INTO REALITY
Strong Financial Leadership is vital for ensuring social business models are impactful, agile and sustainable, attracting the support and investment needed to effect real change.
Whether you are working with a social start-up, or helping a mature organisation to evolve and transform,
we have a range of practical tools, frameworks and support to help.
Social Business Kickstarter
Case for Support Collaborative Leadership
Financial Management Framed around Impact Organisational Effectiveness
Real Time Strategic Planning Decision Making Frameworks Organisational Readiness
Business Model Development Income Diversity & Pricing Cross Sector Partnerships
supporting social purpose organisations
from start-ups To reinvention
OUR LATEST NEWS & EVENTS
Kickstart Your Social Startup
Online Workshop : August 2018
Whether you have an idea to be nurtured, or a social business that needs focus and momentum, this bootcamp will provide practical help and advice to attract the financing, support and contacts you need. Full of practical guidance and tools, we will help you develop your impact story, business model and case for support, to validate and communicate your business concept.
Accessing Social Finance
Breakfast Meeting : September 2018
Join us for a croissant, coffee and chat about the successes and challenges in developing a social enterprise that attracts investment. We will start with a short presentation on developing social business models, keeping the investment angle in mind, to develop a case for support. This will follow with a round table discussion, sharing experiences and learnings.
Building innovative cultures in Not-for-Profits
Webinar: 25 July 2018 – 13:00 CET
For Charity Chief Executives, Finance Directors and Trustees, this session will share findings from a recent research study involving Chairs and CEOs of leading UK social enterprises. It will share key findings and approaches for building an innovative culture, together with managing risk in a shared leadership environment. A thought provoking session, full of practical time for leadership and governance.
Re-Thinking Financial Oversight in Not-For-Profits
Webinar: 23 August 2018 – 13:00 CET
This session will talk through the key questions Charity Leaders should be asking to highlight the key issues and priorities to be addressed within their organisation. Shifting away from the detailed financial reports, we will discuss re-framing the financial dialogue around impact, while also considering the sustainability and resilience of the organisation.
Building Financial Sustainability Workshop
London, October 2018
Co-developed with Cass Business School. the first Building Financial Sustainabilty and Re-imagining Organisations workshop was extremely well received by the 40 Charity CEOs, FDs and Trustees in attendance. Using the RISE framework to help clarify priorities and actions for the next 18 months, the next set of dates will be announced shortly.
FD Support & Coaching
Whether you are an experienced FD or new into the role, it can be helpful to have a sounding board through periods of change. Talking through approaches can be extremely helpful, providing an external perspective on issues and challenges. A confidential service from a highly experienced FD, an initial face to face meeting will be followed by Skype calls to provide support when needed.