Draw a Crowd to Your Next Meeting

There is nothing worse than preparing for a big meeting and no one shows up.  Everyone is so busy these days and going to yet another meeting is often something that many people avoid.  Here are some easy ways to draw a crowd at your next meeting:...more

10 Tips for Better Board Meetings

I recently had the rarest of all association management experiences -- a productive, downright inspirational, board meeting. Having sat through hundreds of board and committee meetings at this point, it made me think about what contributes to a positive board meeting experience for board members and staff alike. Here is my list, but please contribute yours: ...more
For new Board chairs, it's helpful to attend training in parliamentary procedure (even if you ...more