Carmichael Centre KnowledgeNET Virtual Hub for Irish Social Organisations

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Carmichael Centre KnowledgeNET brings together a full spectrum of management and governance knowledge needed to run Irish Not For Profit organisations.

KnowledgeNET organises information into different categories, so that you can quickly find what you are looking for. Articles are practical and focused and written in a way that both new and experienced volunteers and managers alike can relate to. In addition to a comprehensive array of articles, you can also keep yourself updated on events and viewpoints of relevance to the Sector by visiting our News section and Blog regularly.

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Make sure you know who your membe...

Derek O'Reilly

  If your charity is a Company Limited by Guarantee (CLG), a lack of clarity about who precisely are your members can lead to unintentional breaches of company law and/or your Constitution...

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