Consort to work with the Nuclear Institute on improving governance structures

Consort has been commissioned by the Nuclear Institute to facilitate the development of new or revised governance structures. The Nuclear Institute is the professional body and learned society for the nuclear industry. Representing over 2,500 professionals at all levels across the industry, from new build and operations to decommissioning, the Nuclear Institute sets the standards for nuclear [...]

Consort to sponsor the inaugural Good Governance Award at the 2018 Trade Association Forum’s Best Practice Awards

We're hugely excited to announce that Consort Strategy will sponsor the inaugural Good Governance Award at this year's Trade Association Forum's Best Practice Awards. Now in its 16th year, this prestigious award ceremony is eagerly anticipated by TAF members as a chance to showcase their hard work and achievements during the last 12 to 18 months. Evidencing good [...]

By | February 1st, 2018|Client News, Consort News, Governance|0 Comments

Consort to support the strategic development of the Trade Association Forum

Consort has been commissioned by the Trade Association Forum (TAF) to support development of its new Strategic Plan for 2018-21, and its corresponding Business Development Strategy and Governance Framework. TAF was launched in 1997 to improve the performance of UK trade associations and to promote best practice in all aspects of trade association activity. The organisation [...]

By | January 10th, 2018|Client News, Consort News, Governance, Strategy|0 Comments

Consort commissioned as governance specialist for the Institute of Leadership & Management

Following our recent commission to undertake induction training for the Institute's incoming Board of Trustees, we are delighted to announce that we have been commissioned by the Institute to undertake further governance activities. Working closely with the Chief Executive and Board of Trustees, we will support the Institute's internal governance practices, focusing on development of both [...]

By | September 1st, 2017|Client News, Consort News, Governance|0 Comments

Consort Strategy is a MemberWise Recognised Supplier

Consort Strategy is a MemberWise Recognised Supplier. This is formal recognition of my knowledge, experience and commitment to the membership and association sector. MemberWise is a professional network for association and membership professionals and I'm delighted to join the The MemberWise Network as a recognised supplier and am looking forward to engaging with and supporting [...]

Consort to deliver ILM’s Directors’ training

Consort Strategy has been commissioned by the Institute of Leadership & Management to facilitate new directors' training. Working directly with the Chair of the Board and the ILM’s Chief Executive, I am developing and delivering a comprehensive induction programme for the new governing board, helping them to understand the leadership culture, operating structure, and strategic management of [...]

By | June 15th, 2017|Client News, Consort News, Leadership|0 Comments

Consort commissioned to develop research management strengthening programmes in Africa and India

Following the conclusion of our 6-month scoping review of research management in Africa and India, the Wellcome Trust has recommissioned Consort to develop research management strengthening initiatives for Africa and India. Working with colleagues at the Alliance for Accelerating Excelling in Science in Africa (AESA) and the India Alliance, we will devise two distinct development [...]

By | March 15th, 2017|Client News, Consort News|0 Comments

Consort to support CARA’s policy development

Following a recent tender exercise, we're delighted that Consort has been chosen by the Canadian Association of Research Administrators (CARA) to support further development of its routine operating procedures and governance policies. CARA is the national voice of research administrators in Canada. With over 1,000 members, the Association's core strength lies in its diversity and [...]

By | November 9th, 2016|Client News, Consort News, Professionalism|1 Comment

Project extended for review of RMA in Africa and Asia

Following Consort's appointment to undertake a review of research management in Sub Saharan Africa and South Asia, we're very pleased that the Wellcome Trust has agreed to extend the project allowing us to complete a wider study into management capacity in these priority regions. Our research to date has taken us to Senegal, Ghana, Uganda [...]

By | September 6th, 2016|Capacity, Client News, Consort News, Leadership|0 Comments

Consort to undertake review of research management in Sub Saharan Africa & South Asia

We're very pleased to confirm that Consort has been commissioned by the Wellcome Trust to undertake a review of research management in Sub Saharan Africa and South Asia. Together with several of its global partners, the Wellcome Trust has identified a need to strengthen professional research management in Lower Middle Income Countries (LMICs), with a [...]

By | July 11th, 2016|Capacity, Client News, Consort News, Leadership|0 Comments