Posts By: John Mohan

Let’s get a sense of proportion about senior salaries

The bandwagon about the salaries of senior staff in charities rolls on. This is part of a wider debate about competence, probity and efficiency, stoked by people who, one suspects, have a tenuous relationship with evidence and a penchant for selection of anecdotes which buttress their case. The report earlier this summer in the Sun… Read more »

A nudge in the right direction?

The Giving White Paper wants to inspire a step change in giving time and money, but how easy will that be? Firstly, the UK is already a highly engaged population. Survey data shows that non-engagement is small: only around 7 per cent neither volunteer, give informal help, nor give to charity. Figures highlight both the… Read more »