This is a rebroadcast of our popular August 2017 post with some new tips for board agendas.
Doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different result – well that’s futile. But board meeting bad habits are sticky.
When Aprio asks governance experts what board administrators can do to quickly improve meeting outcomes, we hear one answer consistently: improve meeting agendas and minutes. Here are 10 best practices that are easy to adopt, and instant boosts to board productivity.
Better board agendas – 5 ways to prompt better board engagement
Deedee Myers recently shared on a webinar with us that a common complaint among directors is that board meetings are boring. Directors join the board because they are passionate about an organization’s vision and want to help solve the challenges faced. So how can board meetings better engage that enthusiasm and initiative?
Better board minutes – 5 sure ways to improve the board efficiency
What makes minutes good? We hear from directors and governance advisors like Sylvia Groves of the Governance Studio that good minutes are short, easy to scan and refer back to. Here are 5 simple minute-taking tips to get you there:
Want to learn more – here are some great resources from Sylvia Groves of the Governance Studio.