4 Ways to Help Your Board Make Better Decisions

4 Ways to Help Your Board Make Better Decisions

By: Meredith Low

Boards that lack faith in their decision-making process tend to make poor decisions—or avoid making them entirely. With a few simple strategies, you can improve the process by helping board members focus on relevant issues, debate productively, and fully engage everyone at the table.

Have you noticed that many people seem never to have experienced a process where decisions are actually made—and stick? They are surprised when people follow up as discussed, or when time frames are respected, or when action plans result in actual action. ...