Monthly Archives: May 2013

Board/CEO relationship

I recently received an email from a board member who was inquiring about policies and principles related to the role of the board chair. Apparently, the board was struggling with the question of board chair and CEO authority. One way … Continue reading

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Best Board Meetings

Just read a great little article entitled “The Best Board Meeting I ever Attended” (BoardSource May 2012)…..got my attention. What would make it best? Wallace, the author, suggests it was really simple, yet impactful.  Consent agenda–why waste time rehashing stuff … Continue reading

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