What Constitutes Board Director Misconduct?
July 19, 2017

What Constitutes Board Director Misconduct?

When board directors behave badly, the consequences for the board director and the organization can be swift, severe and long-lasting. Misconduct by board directors can be intentional or unintentional, and sometimes it’s difficult to tell the difference. When someone perceives…

What Is A Board Meeting Proxy?
July 7, 2017

What Is a Board Meeting Proxy?

Any number of reasons may prevent a board director or member of a corporation from attending an important meeting, such as a special meeting or an annual meeting. The member doesn’t always have to be physically present to cast a…

How To Resolve Board Disputes
June 27, 2017

How to Resolve Board Disputes

The board handbook offers a wealth of knowledge about who the board is and how the directors should be working together to make strategic plans according to the organization’s mission. The same idea holds true for corporations and non-profit organizations.…

Commitment And Quality Training Are The Keys To Effective Non-Profit Boards
June 14, 2017

Commitment and Quality Training Are the Keys to Effective Non-Profit Boards

Every non-profit organization begins with the spark of an idea of a community need that doesn’t currently exist. You might be surprised to learn that some of the most prominent non-profit organizations of today didn’t get their beginnings from tenured business people from the corporate world. Everyday people whose lives and core values were deeply affected by a personal tragedy, injustice, illness, accident or some other event that had a major impact on their lives formed organizations whose names you’d easily recognize.