Posts By: Peter Gilheany

There’s no ‘i’ in team but there is in accountability

There was much to ponder following the slow motion car crash recorded in the documentary on Kid’s company last week, but what struck me most was the importance of the personal pronoun.

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Is charity a dirty word?

The Prostate Cancer Charity launched its new brand last week, deliberately dropping the word ‘charity’ from the name because of concern that it conjures up the image of well meaning amateurs rather than effective professionals. There are two key issues here: one is the explicit use of the word ‘charity’ as an identifier; the other is the potentially increasing cynicism that the charity sector is engendering in the general public. Read more on Is charity a dirty word?…