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The Resource Doing good even better : how to be an effective board member of a nonprofit organization, Edgar Stoesz

Doing good even better : how to be an effective board member of a nonprofit organization, Edgar Stoesz

Label
Doing good even better : how to be an effective board member of a nonprofit organization
Title
Doing good even better
Title remainder
how to be an effective board member of a nonprofit organization
Statement of responsibility
Edgar Stoesz
Title variation
How to be an effective board member of a nonprofit organization
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stoesz, Edgar
Dewey number
658.4/22
Illustrations
forms
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD62.6
LC item number
.S76 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Directors of corporations
Label
Doing good even better : how to be an effective board member of a nonprofit organization, Edgar Stoesz
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Doing good even better begins with people -- Organizational greatness begins with people -- Growing great directors -- Helping directors become great leaders -- Making room for greatness -- Discussion questions for a board's leaders -- Helping directors understand their governance role -- Distinguishing governance from management -- Defining the purpose--Duty #1 -- Planning to fulfill the purpose--Duty #2 -- Delegating responsibility for plan implementation--Duty #3 -- Resourcing the plan--Duty #4 -- Monitoring and evaluating--Duty #5 -- Reporting back to the members--Duty #6 -- Helping boards have better meetings -- Meetings: why have them? -- A strategic agenda -- Planning effective meetings -- Whose rules of order? -- Bad habits great boards overcome -- The role of the chair -- The role of recording -- Great boards have a good fight (occasionally) -- Discussion questions -- Great boards evaluate performance -- Great boards evaluate themselves -- Great boards evaluate program -- Great boards evaluate their CEO -- Discussion questions -- More tools to increase board effectiveness -- Governing through policies -- The board's role in fund-raising -- The budget: a necessary management tool -- Cautions about committees -- Committees-getting more with less -- Managing conflict constructively -- Working your way through a crisis -- Smelling salts for discouraged organizations -- Under the shadow of litigation -- Great board celebrate -- Leaving right
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
190 p.
Isbn
9781561486014
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007031780
Other physical details
forms
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn163625258
  • (OCoLC)163625258
  • 1096593
  • 1708822
Label
Doing good even better : how to be an effective board member of a nonprofit organization, Edgar Stoesz
Publication
Contents
Doing good even better begins with people -- Organizational greatness begins with people -- Growing great directors -- Helping directors become great leaders -- Making room for greatness -- Discussion questions for a board's leaders -- Helping directors understand their governance role -- Distinguishing governance from management -- Defining the purpose--Duty #1 -- Planning to fulfill the purpose--Duty #2 -- Delegating responsibility for plan implementation--Duty #3 -- Resourcing the plan--Duty #4 -- Monitoring and evaluating--Duty #5 -- Reporting back to the members--Duty #6 -- Helping boards have better meetings -- Meetings: why have them? -- A strategic agenda -- Planning effective meetings -- Whose rules of order? -- Bad habits great boards overcome -- The role of the chair -- The role of recording -- Great boards have a good fight (occasionally) -- Discussion questions -- Great boards evaluate performance -- Great boards evaluate themselves -- Great boards evaluate program -- Great boards evaluate their CEO -- Discussion questions -- More tools to increase board effectiveness -- Governing through policies -- The board's role in fund-raising -- The budget: a necessary management tool -- Cautions about committees -- Committees-getting more with less -- Managing conflict constructively -- Working your way through a crisis -- Smelling salts for discouraged organizations -- Under the shadow of litigation -- Great board celebrate -- Leaving right
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
190 p.
Isbn
9781561486014
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007031780
Other physical details
forms
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn163625258
  • (OCoLC)163625258
  • 1096593
  • 1708822

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