This fascinating webinar explored the leadership challenges and opportunities of 'BAME' voluntary sector organisations and how collaborative leadership can add value to the sector’s engagement with the wider voluntary sector in many ways.
Dr Owain Smolović-Jones and Dr Fidèle Mutwarasibo, both from the Centre for Voluntary Sector Leadership, facilitated the first learning club session of the senior and middle management team of Willen Hospice on 8 October 2019.
Chief Executive of Brain Tumour Research, Sue Farrington Smith MBE, provided the keynote speaker at the annual conference of the Centre for Voluntary Sector Leadership 2019. Find out about her inspiring presentation about her life and career.
In this webinar held on 23 July 2019, organised by the Centre for Voluntary Sector Leadership, we were joined by special guest Fozia Irfan, CEO of Bedfordshire and Luton Community Foundation, to discuss collaborative leadership in more depth.
The OU Law School’s Open Justice Centre has developed a prototype learning module in discrimination and human rights law training for charities. This follows a five-month project with AdviceUK, the UK’s largest network of independent social welfare advice organisations.
The Centre for Voluntary Sector Leadership joined colleagues at Sheffield Hallam University and the Institute for Voluntary Action Research to launch a new report at an event hosted by the Lloyds Bank Foundation.
The value of leadership and collaboration, especially relating to the voluntary sector, was discussed in a time of profound change and varied challenges for this sector at the Centre for Voluntary Sector Leadership's 2018 Conference.
The Open University has sponsored the first 'Fight Hate' Poster Competition Awards Event in Milton Keynes. Members came together with a resolve to take action to address the widely reported increase in hate crime in Milton Keynes in the wake of the Brexit vote.
The Centre for Voluntary Sector Leadership and the Voluntary Sector Studies Network held a joint event with a team of expert speakers to explore 'Leading through challenging times'. We are pleased to be able to share the event's videos.
In this webinar, Dr Carol Jacklin-Jarvis explores why a collaborative approach to leadership might be particularly relevant for voluntary organisations and Dr Owain Smolovic-Jones discusses leadership development, focusing on democratic approaches to leadership.