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We’ve Always Done it This Way…

We’ve Always Done it This Way…

As I cleared away the remainder of our Easter ham this week, I was reminded of an old story.  “Mom, why do you always cut the end off the ham before cooking it?” asked the youngster. “Well, that’s the way my mother always did it.”  “But why did she do it...
The Best Boards Maximize Time on One Type of Information

The Best Boards Maximize Time on One Type of Information

How many times have you sat in a board meeting wondering why you were discussing what you were discussing and feeling frustrated that the “real” issues weren’t being discussed? Often that frustration can be traced to one key issue: The board doesn’t understand how to...
Taking Care of What’s Important

Taking Care of What’s Important

In the early years of my consulting career, I was frequently involved with personal and professional leadership development projects. A frequent reference in those years was Steven Covey and his Seven Habits of Highly Effective People[1]. One of Covey’s many...
The Gift of Time…to Focus

The Gift of Time…to Focus

At this time, we are living through the necessity for physical distancing. Like most people around us, we are hoping for the time when restrictions will be lifted safely. My wife and I are having conversations imagining what the “new normal” will be like for the...

Virtual Workshops for Individuals

Assessing Monitoring Reports

Course Orientation February 28 with live sessions March 13 and March 27

Introduction to Policy Governance®

Course Orientation March 6 with live sessions March 20 and April 10

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