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VolResource Consultancy Services

Updated 9/1/06

Can we help you further? While this web site can provide a range of information and links to more, it is produced as a general resource. We can also provide a more focused service, applying our experience and skills directly to your needs.

The person behind VolResource, John Howes, is available to provide consultancy or interim management services on

We may also be able to provide assistance on other subjects covered by the VolResource web site.

Particular expertise in the areas above has been gained through a range of small to medium sized voluntary organisations (registered charities, housing associations, development agencies, campaign and community groups etc.). In around 30 years in the field, jobs have covered most aspects of running an organisation. Start-ups, growth pains and other times of change a speciality!

Some relevant experience

While much has been self-taught, the practice based Open University Business School Professional Diploma in Management has added to knowledge and abilities.

John is known for his practical and direct approach to identifying system problems, and developing solutions which reduce complexity while looking to possible future requirements.


Based in Malvern, Worcs (good train connections towards Birmingham, Oxford, Hereford). A lot can be done over the internet, too! Can travel further afield for an appropriate job. Reasonable rates.

See the response form for ways of getting in touch.