Here are four recent blog posts worth the read:
The Healthy Leadership Team by Debra Beck at the Laramie Board Learning Project. In this post she discusses the results of an on-line survey that asked people what factors into a healthy leadership team.
“We Would Like You to Step Down from the Board” by Mark Rogers, BoardProspects. Mark discusses the often taboo subject of removing people from your board, what to consider and how to go about doing it.
Nonprofit Board: Duty of Care without Passion by Mike Burns of Nonprofit Board Crisis. Mike weighs in on what happens when the board only focuses on one area of the organization to the potential detriment of other areas.
Ditch Your Board Composition Matrix by Jan Masaoka of Blue Avocado talks about the failures of the traditional board matrix and how to approach recruiting new board members.
What blogs and articles have you read lately you can share with us?
Susan C. Hammond, CPA, MST is a leadership and business coach. She consults on improving board financial literacy and governance practices. Susan is the author of the Advisory Board Kit: A Comprehensive Guide to Establishing an Advisory Board and two e-books: Developing a Personal Advisory Board and 30 Tips to Improving Your Financial Literacy.