Blog Entries - 2020

Tip #55 How to Avoid Rubberstamping and Micromanaging

Posted on: April 1, 2020
Tags: Tips for effective boards

A critical challenge that all boards face is finding a way to effectively balance empowering the CEO while retaining organizational control.  Rubberstamping and micromanaging represent two extremes to be avoided in achieving this balance. Rubberstamping

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Tip #54 Four Additional Keys to a Successful Board-CEO Partnership

Posted on: March 1, 2020
Tags: Tips for effective boards

In this Tip for Effective Boards, we will focus on the seventh, eighth, ninth, and tenth of the Ten Keys to a Successful Board-CEO Partnership.  Provide Support to the Board.  It is important that organizational leadership ensures that the board

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Tip #53 Three Additional Keys to a Successful Board-CEO Partnership

Posted on: February 1, 2020
Tags: Tips for effective boards

In this Tip for Effective Boards, we will focus on the fourth, fifth and sixth of the Ten Keys to a Successful Board-CEO Partnership. Clarify the Scope of the CEO’s Delegated Authority and Range of Discretion.  Lack of clarity about what the CEO

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Tip #52 Three Keys to a Successful Board-CEO Partnership

Posted on: January 1, 2020
Tags: Tips for effective boards

In this Tip for Effective Boards, we will focus on the first three of the Ten Keys to a Successful Board-CEO Partnership identified in last month’s Tip for Effective Boards. Clarify Roles and Relationship.  Be clear about the purpose of a

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