What to Do When Board Meetings Run Long

hourglass sand timer May 1, 2017 By: Glenn Tecker

There are simple ways to reduce the time it takes to meet. With just a few strategies, including the use of strategic agendas, knowledge-based decision making, and web-based curation, association boards can run more efficient and effective meetings.

Inefficient board meetings have consequences far greater than frustrating staff and board members. Boards that do not use meetings wisely will find other things to do or become so distracted and disengaged that they abandon their leadership positions....