Dealing with non-profit Board of Directors

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Jan, USA

Dealing with non-profit Board of Directors

Question: is there a book/section/something that specifically addresses dealing with a non-profit's board of directors? Or boards of directors in general?


Patti Kelm, Canada

Not-for-Profit Boards

See a book entitled "Governance Matters: Balancing Client and Staff Fulfillment in Faith-based Not-for-profit Organizations (2006), Les Stahlke

Doug Wilson, United States

Not-for-Profit Boards

A classic: Peter F. Drucker's, "Managing the Nonprofit Organization." (Available in audiobook as well.)
Also, Jim Collins' recent monograph "Good to Great and the Social Sectors: A Monograph to Accompany Good to Great" applies his five "Good to Great" concepts to the social sector.
Bobb Biehl and Ted Engstrom, "The Effective Board Member: Secrets of Making a Significant Contribution to Any Organization You Serve" -- originally published as "Increasing Your Boardroom Confidence.

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