TITLE

Charity sector 'failing to develop its leaders.'

AUTHOR(S)
Churchard, Claire
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
People Management;11/5/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 23, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the leadership development gap between charities and the public and private sectors in Great Britain. According to Dame Mary Marsh, founding director of the Clore Social Leadership Programme, the private sector has always invested in leadership development while the public sector has put a huge amount of investment into it during the past years. She warned that leadership skills were boosting the agenda of donors, with financial implications for charities.
ACCESSION #
45457230

 

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