Monthly Archives: May 2011

Timed agenda = prioritizing

I am a strong proponent of timed agendas, meaning that the board chair and CEO have estimated about how much time each agenda item should be given. Why do I think this is a good idea? Using a timed agenda … Continue reading

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I’m not sure

No executive walks on water and no board chair gets it right all the time.  In fact, most CEOs and board chairs are really quite human. Yet the roles of board and executive leadership require good execution most of the … Continue reading

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