Monthly Archives: November 2011

Executive Sessions: Good Practice

I’m often asked about executive sessions. Let me offer a few principles. I think they can be translated into good practice. The principles: Boards need to feel their “ownership” of the organization without the constant presence of the CEO. Often … Continue reading

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Role of Board Chair

I continue to be impressed the critical role and work of a board chair. There is a considerable volume of material on the responsibilities or job description of the chair. However, there is little about the subtle nuances in leadership … Continue reading

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