Workforce


Apprentices and trainees

How can schemes help diversify the museum workforce?

Boards and trustees

How museums can strengthen their governing bodies

Building a stronger workforce

Museums can reinvigorate and diversify the workforce even with shrinking resources

Freelancers and consultants

A practical guide to setting up as a freelancer

Front-of-house

Museum Practice explores the role of front-of-house in the visitor experience

Mentoring

Mentoring can benefit both parties and their respective organisations

Networking

Tips on effective networking in person and digitally

Research

MP explores 'applied' research, with a focus on collaboration and uncovering hidden histories

Staff development

How to develop and motivate staff

Starting a career in museums

In a competitive jobs market, it's important to add value to qualifications and experience

Succession planning

Building knowledge sharing and succession planning into an organisation

Wellbeing

How can museums promote health and wellbeing in visitors and staff?

Working with volunteers

Practical tips and new approaches