Making the most of minutes

Posted on July 30, 2000 by BoardSource

Minutes from board meetings are one of the most important records of a board’s activities. Minutes are a necessary legal document, but they can also be used for other purpose, such as for reference, to provide board history, for legal review, and as an orientation tool. Minutes are a link to your organization’s past, so make sure they include all… Read More

Don’t Be Afraid To Ask For Help

Posted on July 28, 2000 by Marla J. Bobowick

Consider inviting a consultant to assist your board in strengthening its performance. As objective outsiders committed to the organization's welfare, governance consultants can play a catalytic role in helping boards understand and carry out their responsibilities… Read More