Effective Board Communication


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Disappearing Donors: How Fundraising Issues Can Push People off Nonprofit Boards
Disappearing Donors: How Fundraising Issues Can Push People off Nonprofit Boards Wed, Sep 18, 2019 Failing to effectively communicate, challenging members to exceed the minimum expectations and understanding board members' philosophical differences about fundraising can affect their success at the task. Read more from Inside Philanthropy blogger E... Read More

Make Meetings Matter
Make Meetings Matter Mon, Mar 25, 2019 Making your meetings matter will motivate board members to attend. They will know that their time is being respected, their opinions are being considered, and their commitment is producing worthwhile outcomes. Read More

Be A Leader Who Listens
Be A Leader Who Listens Wed, May 30, 2018 Learning to listen can make good leaders into great leaders. Learning to listen enables not-so-successful leaders to turn negative results into positive ones. When we learn to bring out the best in others, we can develop the skills for success in lea... Read More

Want to Improve Board Performance? Take these Five Steps
Want to Improve Board Performance? Take these Five Steps Mon, Apr 24, 2017 Changing board performance culture is also much more complex than simply announcing to board members, “I declare a new culture!” A successful transformation takes time and a focused process. Here are five steps to make your board revitalization happe... Read More

Improve Communication to Improve Board Performance
Improve Communication to Improve Board Performance Tue, Oct 11, 2016 Nonprofit leaders seeking to improve board member performance can start by focusing on being good communicators. According to board members participating in my research, lack of good communication often creates many of the issues affecting board and ... Read More

Change Your Approach to Board Engagement
Change Your Approach to Board Engagement Wed, Aug 31, 2016 Are you experiencing a lack of engagement by your board members? In fact, it's a topic all my nonprofit and association friends can relate to. Consider that a new solution is needed and strategic steps are required to turn the tide and shift the mome... Read More

Rethink Board Engagement
Rethink Board Engagement Wed, Jun 29, 2016 Clarifying expectations and improving communications during recruitment are two methods to help ensure board member accountability. Read More

Nonprofits, Think Like the Cows
Nonprofits, Think Like the Cows Mon, May 30, 2016 Whether it’s clients, members, board members, volunteers, donors, or sponsors, who is it you need to think more like? Read More

Implementing Change for Nonprofits
Implementing Change for Nonprofits Sat, Apr 30, 2016 Nonprofit leaders recognize that new solutions are needed to address the nonprofit sector’s evolving challenges. Read More

Feel Like Firing Board Members?
Feel Like Firing Board Members? Fri, Jul 03, 2015 Reading Firing Lousy Board Members by Simone Joyaux is a must for anyone working with volunteer board members. Read More

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