News

This section features news, events and staff and Trustee vacancies from across the museum and heritage sector.

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Making the move to become a CIO

Why would you convert your unincorporated charitable trust with a voting membership to a CIO (Charitable Incorporated Organisation)? And would you dare do it without involving lawyers (except for t…

Ensure the resilience, growth and sustainability of your museum with Prosper: Now open for applications

Creative United have launched Prosper- a free business support programme for the arts, libraries and museums. Prosper will offer 7…

Let’s Get Digital

There’s no denying that ‘digital’ has been one of the biggest buzzwords of the past few years, but for many museums, galleries and heritage sites, using digital tools can often feel like yet …

Consultants Appointed for Diversifying Museum Visitors Project

Julie Aldridge Associates with Mel Larsen and Pam Jarvis have been appointed to undertake a ground breaking project that will help museums to increase the diversity of their visitors. The ke…

Listen In: Museums Podcasts

In 2017, AIM will be creating a series of new podcasts covering subjects such as the AIM Hallmarks of prospering Museums, AIM research and top tips from museum sector professionals. Until then, we …

Governance Profile: Roger Cooke

Good chairmanship and good governance is an on-going process, so AIM sat down with Roger Cooke, chair of the Tullie House Museum board to discover what their governance journey has been like……

Get Started With Corporate Partnerships: Tips and Webinar

For the past few years, AIM has been working closely with the Heritage Alliance and the Institute of Fundraising on their joint Giving to Herit…

AIM Members Are Fizzing With Innovation

The following article was originally published in July 2016, after several AIM member museums took part in the Museum Fizzers strand at AIM National Conference 2016. Museum Fizzers proved very pop…

Further Update On Museums And Galleries Tax Relief

Following the Chancellor’s announcement in the Autumn Statement that the government had listene…

AIM Launches Collection Care Audit Scheme For Smaller Museums

AIM Launches Collection Care Audit Scheme For Smaller Museums AIM has recently launched a new scheme in partnership with …

AIM Energy Action Group

The AIM Energy Action Group is free to join and can save your museum money

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