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Three Habits of High-Performing Committees

Three Habits of High-Performing Committees When Boards of Directors form committees, it is important to be clear about the committees’ purpose and role, as well as the role of committee members. Download the PDF – “Three Habits of High-Performing Committees” In general, the purpose of Board committees is to be an extension of the Board …

The Danger of Workarounds

The Danger of Workarounds Decisions can be very difficult to manage in settings where people aren’t used to accepting responsibility – or where the structure works against it. Position accountability (what the position is accountable for) and responsibility (what the person actually can do) can get wildly out of synch. This occurs often in public …

Governance and Strategy – A Key Nexus in High-Performing Companies

Governance and Strategy – A Key Nexus in High-Performing Companies Much of the value we provide clients stems from the fact that we have deep expertise in two areas, strategic planning and governance. That expertise provides an important nexus upon which to build stronger, better performing organizations. Download the PDF – “Governance and Strategy – …

Creating an Effective Advisory Board

Creating an Effective Advisory Board In cases where a Board of Directors seeks input from outside stakeholders, one of the most effective mechanisms can be an Advisory Board or Advisory Council. This tool explains the benefits of having an Advisory Board. It also offers specific tips on creating an effective Advisory Board. Download the PDF …

Recruiting Effective Board Members

Recruiting Effective Non-Profit Board Members The quality of leadership demonstrated on a non-profit Board of Directors speaks volumes about the quality of the overall organization. When recruiting new Board members and building effective Boards, you need to know what attributes you’re looking for. You can use the criteria below to determine whether a given candidate …

A Guide to Robert’s Rules of Order

A Guide to Robert’s Rules of Order This tool contains a summary of the most often-used parliamentary procedures. It explains how Robert’s Rules of Order are applied in such cases as making a motion, amending a motion, or calling the question. The rules set forth in this document are derived from Robert’s Rules of Order. …