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Developing Effective Board Charters and Guidelines

Developing Effective Board Charters

Board Charters and Guidelines are important foundational documents to have for any board. Understand how those are developed to be effective and thorough for the most successful board.

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What Did You Expect The Key To Knowing How Well You’ve Been Understood

What Did You Expect? The Key To Knowing How Well You’ve Been Understood

As a leader, you know what your expectations are for the team. Have you communicated them clearly? To manage your expectations for the team, make sure that every member understands the goals and feels supported.

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How to Assist Board Members with Signs of Dementia 

How to Assist Board Members with Signs of Dementia 

How do you approach someone in your business who is showing signs of dementia? You want to handle the situation carefully and to the best of your abilities. This article offers some advice so you can avoid making mistakes when faced with a difficult situation.

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Snooze, Panic, or Eject A Simple February Tune-up for Achieving Your Annual Goals

Snooze, Panic, or Eject? A Simple February Tune-up for Achieving Your Annual Goals

The new year has begun, and you might already notice some of your annual goals slipping. Use this exercise to fine-tune what you have planned for this upcoming year so you can stick to your goals and make them happen.

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Rent-seeking behavior

Shakedown Street: A Tale of Unethical Business Practices

A parking ticket can teach you a lot about unethical business practices. Find out how rent-seeking behavior affects consumers and society. 

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advice for securing your first board seat

Advice for Securing Your First Board Seat

Obtaining a board seat was already difficult but has become more challenging over the years because of how highly competitive it is. Find out what steps you can take to best prepare yourself.

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Fight, Flight, or Freeze: Dealing with Business Conflicts

How should business conflicts be handled? Instead of responding to “fight, flight, or freeze” instincts, it’s best to address these situations with care. Find out how to handle family and non-familial conflicts in a business environment.

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What is the ROI for a Private Company Board of Directors?

The value of a high-performing board of directors is obvious to a business owner when the process is well managed. Identify the different ways to create an effective board of directors that will strengthen your company.

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Business owner conflict

Governance Systems Should Anticipate and Resolve Business Ownership Conflicts

Business ownership conflicts threaten the continuity of a business, and when decision-makers can’t step up, the board must lead the charge.

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Exceptional Employee

Fairness in the Workplace: Why You Can’t Make Exceptions for Exceptional People

No matter how stellar your star employee is, making exceptions for poor behavior sets a precedent that damages company culture.

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