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The Resource The nonprofit board answer book : a practical guide for board members and chief executives, (electronic resource)

The nonprofit board answer book : a practical guide for board members and chief executives, (electronic resource)

Label
The nonprofit board answer book : a practical guide for board members and chief executives
Title
The nonprofit board answer book
Title remainder
a practical guide for board members and chief executives
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "An essential guide to good governance for board leaders at all levels of experience and expertiseThis third edition of the bestselling book for nonprofit board members and professionals offers a thoroughly revised and updated resource that answers the most-commonly asked question on board governance. The book covers such topics as board structure and process, board member recruitment and orientation, board-staff relations, and financial management. This new edition includes updated information on topics that have recently increased in importance including new Form 990; dealing with the financial crisis, risk management, and mergers. Shows executives and board members how to be more effective, meet difficult situations head-on, and deal with commonplace challenges with confidence Topics include information on the viability of for-profit ventures, board retreats, board diversity, fundraising, financial oversight, strategic thinking, and the use of technology From Boardsource the premier resource for practical information, tools, best practices, training, and leadership development for board members of nonprofit organizations worldwide Offers insight gained from the BoardSource Governance Index Survey, hundreds of board self-assessments, and questions and challenges heard by BoardSource from thousands of nonprofit leaders"--
  • "An essential guide to good governance for board leaders at all levels of experience and expertiseThis third edition of the bestselling book for nonprofit board members and professionals offers a thoroughly revised and updated resource that answers the most-commonly asked question on board governance. The book covers such topics as board structure and process, board member recruitment and orientation, board-staff relations, and financial management. This new edition includes updated information on topics that have recently increased in importance including new Form 990; dealing with the financial crisis, risk management, and mergers. Shows executives and board members how to be more effective, meet difficult situations head-on, and deal with commonplace challenges with confidence Topics include information on the viability of for-profit ventures, board retreats, board diversity, fundraising, financial oversight, strategic thinking, and the use of technology From Boardsource the premier resource for practical information, tools, best practices, training, and leadership development for board members of nonprofit organizations worldwide Offers insight gained from the BoardSource Governance Index Survey, hundreds of board self-assessments, and questions and challenges heard by BoardSource from thousands of nonprofit leaders"--
  • "An essential guide to good governance for board leaders at all levels of experience and expertiseThis third edition of the bestselling book for nonprofit board members and professionals offers a thoroughly revised and updated resource that answers the most-commonly asked question on board governance. The book covers such topics as board structure and process, board member recruitment and orientation, board-staff relations, and financial management. This new edition includes updated information on topics that have recently increased in importance including new Form 990; dealing with the financial crisis, risk management, and mergers. Shows executives and board members how to be more effective, meet difficult situations head-on, and deal with commonplace challenges with confidence Topics include information on the viability of for-profit ventures, board retreats, board diversity, fundraising, financial oversight, strategic thinking, and the use of technology From Boardsource the premier resource for practical information, tools, best practices, training, and leadership development for board members of nonprofit organizations worldwide Offers insight gained from the BoardSource Governance Index Survey, hundreds of board self-assessments, and questions and challenges heard by BoardSource from thousands of nonprofit leaders"--
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  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
658.4/22
LC call number
HD62.6
LC item number
.A53 2012
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Directors of corporations
Label
The nonprofit board answer book : a practical guide for board members and chief executives, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Basic board functions -- Board structure -- Board member selection and development -- Board and committee meetings -- The board's role as a fiduciary -- Board-staff relations -- Organizational change
  • Basic board functions -- Board structure -- Board member selection and development -- Board and committee meetings -- The board's role as a fiduciary -- Board-staff relations -- Organizational change
  • Basic board functions -- Board structure -- Board member selection and development -- Board and committee meetings -- The board's role as a fiduciary -- Board-staff relations -- Organizational change
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000539594
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xx, 363 p.
Governing access note
License restrictions may limit access
Isbn
9781118096116
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011034051
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000539594
Label
The nonprofit board answer book : a practical guide for board members and chief executives, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Basic board functions -- Board structure -- Board member selection and development -- Board and committee meetings -- The board's role as a fiduciary -- Board-staff relations -- Organizational change
  • Basic board functions -- Board structure -- Board member selection and development -- Board and committee meetings -- The board's role as a fiduciary -- Board-staff relations -- Organizational change
  • Basic board functions -- Board structure -- Board member selection and development -- Board and committee meetings -- The board's role as a fiduciary -- Board-staff relations -- Organizational change
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000539594
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xx, 363 p.
Governing access note
License restrictions may limit access
Isbn
9781118096116
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011034051
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000539594

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