Love em' or Leave em'? The Delicate Art of Managing A Board
Friday, July 15th, 2016
8:15 AM - 9:20 AM: Breakout 5
Do you have dead weight board members? Ready to throw one (or more) overboard? Recruiting, leading and developing a leadership team made up solely of volunteers is one of the most ambitious and daunting responsibilities a CEO or Executive Director will have. Come learn the delicate art to managing your board. You'll discover:
? How to recruit your dream team;
? Tools and templates to manage your board (including a sample board contract);
? How to create a graceful exit for board members who need to go;
? How to survive a toxic board member;
? Alternative structures to boards and what to ask yourself before you create an advisory board.
Learning Outcome #1
By attending this session participants will learn:
How to recruit and bring onboard your board dream team by setting THE RIGHT expectations of service.
Learning Outcome #2
By attending this session participants will learn:
How to engage board members in fundraising by identifying ten ways board members can fundraise without making a face-to-face ask.
Learning Outcome #3
By attending this session participants will learn:
The most effective way to create a graceful exit for board members who need to go.