Governing Boards: Their Nature and Nurture
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BeschreibungA Publication of the National Center for Nonprofit Boards
Should be required reading for every new board member.
Shows how to handle the challenges facing board members, including board organization, procedures, accountability, and more!
InhaltsverzeichnisForeword by Nancy R. Axelrod. 1. How to Think About a Board. 2. The Human Potential of a Board. 3. The Structure of the Board. 4. The Board, the Executive, and the Staff. 5. The Operations of the Board. 6. The External Relationships of the Board. Appendix A: How Many Governing Boards Are There? Appendix B: Keep Absolutely and Serenely Good Humored. Appendix C: A Rating Scale for Boards. Appendix D: From Outer Space to Inner Control.
PortraitCYRIL O. HOULE is a senior consultant for the W.K. Kellogg Foundation and professor emeritus at the University of Chicago. He has served on more than thirty boards and has written many books, including the classic The Effective Board.
Pressestimmen"The single most significant source of useful information and wisdom on boards. . ." (Warren Bennis, Distinguished Professor of Business Administration, University of Southern California, and author of Why Leaders Can't Lead)"This book is an important addition to the still scant literature regarding governing boards and should be required reading for every new board member."
Untertitel: 'Jossey-Bass Nonprofit Sector S'. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: JOSSEY BASS
Erscheinungsdatum: April 1997
Seitenanzahl: 256 Seiten