25 Ways to Make Your Board More Effective (Part 2)

25 Ways to Make Your Board More Effective (Part 2)

By: Joseph C. Isaacs, FASAE, CAE, and Vinay Kumar

Tips for managing boards to help them be more strategic, informed, and productive.

In our many years of working with and serving association boards and staffs, we have learned many fundamental, yet often hard-learned, lessons for chief staff leaders to promote their governing body's maximum effectiveness. See Part 1 for the first 13 lessons. Some may appear to be common sense, but too often it is the simplest actions that are ignored. We hope these ideas prove useful in helping you optimize your board. ...