How to Run an Effective Board Meeting

How to Run an Effective Board Meeting

Senior executives and governors are busy people by nature. As the adage goes ‘if you want something done – give it to a busy person’. However, there are ways to make this easier for everyone and having a strong board meeting process is central to that. Here are 4...
A Guide to More Productive Board Meetings

A Guide to More Productive Board Meetings

Over the years we’ve had many ongoing conversations with people about board governance. What we have learnt is that productive board meetings are those that are ‘front loaded’ i.e are directly proportional to the front work in the agenda and the preparation of...
7 Ways to Fine-Tune the CEO’s Board Report

7 Ways to Fine-Tune the CEO’s Board Report

In many cases, directors and executives are dissatisfied with the outcome of board meetings. In many such cases ‘the board seems disconnected from their core function.’ Too often, boards that centre their meetings around the CEO report suffer this problem. Whilst it’s...