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On this tab we list our recent news articles, many of which are included in our regular newsletters sent to Company members.  The articles are listed in reverse chronological order with the most recent first.

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Exploring the world of Charities - how they both inspire and enrage

The implications for Cass Business School of slow legal drafting of Sir John Cass' will upgrade, in 1718

Although my background lies in the private sector, a dozen years ago I quit to follow my heart into in the non profit world . As well it being my day job I’ve become wholly fascinated with the sector itself – it’s composition, its history and its political interactions.

The Lord Mayor's January 2014 message to the Livery Companies ....

"The 686 plan has gone off like a rocket!"


Going into 2014, I am feeling energised from my experiences as Lord Mayor so far. It was a pleasure to host the Masters and Clerks at my Address to the Livery in November and to introduce everyone to my ‘686 Plan’, named after me being the 686th Lord Mayor. The four programmes which make up the 686 Plan – The Lord Mayor’s Appeal, the Power of Diversity breakfasts and conferences, the Charity Leadership Programme, and the Tomorrow’s City programme – have all started with a bang!

The best way to predict the future is to create it...

So you've never done it before...?

To everything there is a season. By the time you read this it will be too late to wish people “Happy New Year” but about on time to realise that the resolutions you made over the second glass of port just will not be delivered. So, let’s recognise reality, be creative and consider “Change through Wisdom”, for ourselves and our clients.

Fitness - the world at your feet

Oh, the Joy of the dawn chorus...

So what's golden, sweet, produced in increasingly smaller quantities in the UK, and is an emotional link to our childhood?

Furry producers decreasing in number, skills dying out.

Rich, golden honey,  dripping off piping hot toast is an image many people have of childhood. Taste honey today and you get the same wonderful experience - for honey is one of those rare foods that has the same clean, unadulterated taste that our ancient ancestors enjoyed.

   So who works to put the honey on your table today? There are between 350 and 400 commercial bee farmers in the UK. Most are members of the Bee Farmers Association.

WE WANT TO KNOW.........

..............What you are doing when you are not working.

Management Consultants combine with Haberdashers in the Monmouth Initiative

The Ancient , wefting and warping with the Modern:  WCoMC aligning with the Haberdashers, to push back the frontiers of 21st Century Education

The Haberdashers Company is one of the very ancient “Great 12” Livery Companies of the City of London.  It nevertheless has a very modern agenda, particularly with its significant involvement in education, both in the maintained and independent sectors.

Re-thinking User Experience Design in Asia

Starting only with the desired outcome, and progressing through to sign-off of a complicated major investment programme - in six weeks

Books Published by WCoMC Members

Worshipful publications bring enlightenment to diverse intellectual areas...

Click on the Read More link to see some surprising books that our members have published!

The Charity Regatta for the Sea Scouts

How often do you get to be entertained by Admirals with gold-plated scrambled eggs on their shoulders...?


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