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Christmas Time in Savoy Place 177
Traditionally December isn't a great time to get a lot of work done. Most people get into the Christmas spirit early, productivity drops, anticipation about the office party increases and we all relax. So was the December Board of Trustees meeting all mistletoe and wine - or did we knuckle down with a cry of 'Bah Humbug'?

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11/12/2012
Sending the Trustees Away 153
Yippee! With a glad heart and a song on our lips, your happy band of Trustees went off on their 6 monthly trip to Barbados – well to Milton Keynes actually. So if it wasn’t buckets and spades – what did we get up to?


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04/11/2012
Tie the President in Knots 142
It wasn't the Volunteers Conference Weekend - in fact it was the UK Communities Together event - but it still involved a number of Trustees and we witnessed the President in a straight jacket. But IET Presidents are fabulous people and multiskilled - so he got unaided....

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14/10/2012
First Board of Trustees meeting – the student version. 128
The first BoT meeting of the new season took place this week. Lots of new Trustees, lots of big topics – here’s the unofficial guide to what really went on. It's a bit like the student version of what it's really like at a university...

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02/10/2012
Conspiracy Theorists - Look Away Now 108
Since I'll be on the Board of Trustees from October, September is the last time I can see the Board 'from outside'. It's interesting to look at the publicly available information and see the view of an ordinary IET member. How does it look to members - and I don't think it's good news for conspiracy theorists...
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15/09/2012
Alice Cooper and the IET 94
It will be election time soon and so Alice Cooper and I thought it might be a good time to look in more detail into nomination and election to the BoT. And in case you're ridiculously young, Alice Cooper had a hit with 'I want  to be elected'.....


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27/08/2012