Navigating the Board Room Author:Dennis D. Pointer ?The vast governance literature has focused almost exclusively on boards; their obligations, responsibilities and roles; the way they should be structured, configured and composed; how they should function and what they can do to improve their performance. Little attention has been accorded directors and directorship. This book was written to ... more »begin filling this void.
?Drivers? manuals aren?t provided to directors at the time of their initial appointment or during their terms of service. The assumption is that bright people will figure out, and pickup the fundamentals of, board work by just doing it. Experience is a great teacher. But it can be enriched, leveraged and enlivened when grounded on good ideas.
Navigating the boardroom forwards 40 maxims, some things you must know and do to maximize your performance and contributions as a nonprofit healthcare organization director, whether you?re new or long-tenured. The book is straight talk that forwards practical and usable wisdom.?« less