The Association of Independent Professionals & the Self-Employed (IPSE) was founded in 1999 by a group of IT and engineering contractors as the Professional Contractors Group (PSG). As the organisation grew and professionalised, it began to represent a wider group of freelancers and rebranded in 2014 to become IPSE, and now represents 74,000 members and [...]
We'll be talking all things association strategy at the forthcoming TAF Best Practice Exchange on 1st November. Visit www.taforum.org to register your attendance.
We'll be talking all things association governance at the forthcoming TAF Best Practice Exchange on 1st November. Visit www.taforum.org to register your attendance.
We'll be talking all things association leadership at the forthcoming TAF Best Practice Exchange on 1st November. Visit www.taforum.org to register your attendance.
Congratulations to the British Coatings Federation on being named winners of the inaugural Good Governance category at last night's annual TAF Best Practice Awards. Consort is delighted to support the Awards as the category sponsor and we look forward to working with the BCF in promoting their innovative practice across the sector.
We're delighted that Consort Strategy will be sponsoring chase25. Revamped and now a jam-packed one day event, chase25 is where charities, associations, membership bodies and non-profits will come together to share best practice through peer-to-peer learning, share real life examples and enjoy plenty of networking opportunities. We'll be exhibiting and offering free governance health checks [...]
Consort's Managing Director, Andrew Chamberlain has been accepted to speak at the Canadian Society of Association Executives' National Conference in Ottawa in October 2018. Andrew will co-present a case study with Sarah Lampson, CARA’s Executive Director and CARA's President Dominique Michaud on the challenges, successes and lessons learned from the CARA gover nance review and governance framework [...]
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 [...]
One of my clients has recently lost its governance mojo, and what is ordinarily an enduring and industrious relationship between the Board and the Executive has faltered because of misunderstandings around the strategic plan. The association is led by a confident and capable Chief Executive (as are most of my clients, I hasten to add!): [...]
Consort Strategy will provide the senior management team (SMT) at Epping Forest with assistance in finalising its 10-year strategic and management plans. Publication of the Strategy for Epping Forest will provide the Conservators and the SMT with the required direction on conserving and protecting the Forest’s environment, on promoting the Forest as a visitor destination for [...]