ASSOCIATIONS NOW VOLUNTEER LEADERSHIP ISSUE, January 2009
In the magazine this month ...
Cover Story:How Group Culture Affects Board Success By:Scott Briscoe, CAE Any collection of people will quickly establish a culture around which they interact; boards are no different. But sometimes that culture gets in the way, and you have to do something about it. Then what?
Board Nominations Know-How By:Nancy R. Axelrod Take a hard look at how your association nominates leaders. It might be tough to admit if your system is broken, because it's the very system that chose you. But you need to get over it. If your association is committing one of several common nominations mistakes, you have some work to do.
Breaking Down Barriers to Diversity By:Ann Oliveri, CAE Wondering why your industry or profession isn't more diverse? Sometimes, structural barriers are to blame. In the commercial real estate industry, three associations have joined forces to change that.