In this issue:

  • NEW! How to Elect A Board Member to an Additional Term
  • Firing the CEO: Inflict Only Wounds That Heal (Members Only)
  • Working with Legislators: An Advocacy Briefing Guide for Board Members
  • Elements of a Strategic Plan
  • Two Upcoming Webinars

Don't forget to visit our library filled with all of our downloadable resources.


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How to Elect a Board Member to an Additional Term

Re-election to the board should not be automatic. We’ve distilled the process down to four key steps and included a sample self-evaluation for the board member to take as well.

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Firing the CEO: Inflict Only Wounds that Heal

Firing a CEO is painful and can damage an organization. There’s a way, however, to inflict only wounds that heal and, in healing, leave the organization stronger.

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An Advocacy Briefing Guide

An Advocacy Briefing Guide

Board members have a great opportunity to help create change through advocacy. Here are some tips on how to prepare for a meeting with a legislator.

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Strategic Planning Elements

Elements of a Strategic Plan

This resource explains the three elements common to most strategic plans or frameworks and the obstacles you may encounter when engaging in the strategic planning process.  

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Webinar: Shaping Board Culture: Board Member Peer-to-Peer Assessment
October 25 | 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT

Consultant Members-Only
Webinar: Novice to Expert: Developing Skill in Consulting
December 11 | 2:00 PM – 3:15 PM EST


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