News

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

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Just Published: Character Matters: Annual Summary 2018 – 2019

The UK Museums Workforce Steering Group was established in response to the Character Matters Resea…

AIM Biffa Award History Makers: Round 1 – 3 Grants Given

ROUND ONE Clifton Suspension Bridge Trust Project: Hawkshaw and Barlow Untold Project aim: To raise awareness of the lives and achievements …

Six Museums Awarded AIM Biffa Award ‘History Makers’ Funding

Six AIM member museums from across England have just been announced as successful grant recipients in Round Three of the AIM Biffa Award ‘History Makers – People who shaped our world’ program…

AIM Launches Hallmarks Awards In England For 2019

AIM members in England can now apply for a grant of up to £12,000 through the AIM Hallmarks Awards. …

New AIM Associate Suppliers: ZMMA

We are delighted to welcome ZMMA as new AIM Associate Suppliers. ZMMA specialise in gallery and museum design, and exhibition and interpretation design …

Using Sentiment Analysis To Immediately Improve Your Museum Visitor Experience And Grow Revenues

Data, information, fresh knowledge and insights are the lifeblood of any organisation and AIM member museums can now benefit from a new service from P…

Data, Visitor Behaviour and Experience: Case Study And Tips To Improve Your Museum

Each year, we like to highlight some of the exhibitors that are attending AIM National Conference so that our delegat…

How To Create A ‘Lead Magnet’ And Turn Your Online Viewers Into Museum Visitors

As of January 2019, there were over 1.94 billion websites on the internet, so making your museum website stand out – and more importantly – work for you, is increasingly critical. In an ideal w…

‘Sustainability – A Seven-Point Approach’

Sustainability lies at the heart of independent museums, but what can AIM members do to ensure a holistic approach? AIM Associate Supplier members, …

The Art Of Gifts In Wills: Five Tips To Drive Your Legacy Fundraising

The following is a guest article for AIM written by Valerie Harland. Valerie has over 30 years of experience as a fundraiser in the UK and New Zealand and is a Trustee at AIM members, the Clifton S…

New AIM Associate Suppliers: Piranha Creative

We are delighted to welcome Piranha Creative as new AIM Associate Suppliers. Piranha Creative use modern interpretation metho…

An Essential Update On Charity Finance Policy From CFG

Brexit There’s no getting away from the discussions on Brexit. This overshadows almost all else in every policy field and yet, we are still only inching closer to a resolu…

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