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How to Build a More Effective Board

Thomas P. Holland

How to Build a More Effective Board

by Thomas P. Holland

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Published by National Center for Nonprofit Boards .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Leadership,
  • Business / Economics / Finance

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8356330M
    ISBN 100925299596
    ISBN 109780925299598

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      8 Keys to Effective Church Management 1. Church Board Governance. Most churches are organized as a (c)(3) organization. This means they have a legal requirement to be governed by a board-of-directors. The board is obligated to oversee the operations of the ministry and is responsible for the proper management of church resources. Whether you have just started service as a board member or would like to get involved in the future as a new board member, Building Better Boards: The Basics will help you be an effective board member from the start. Learn about the roles & responsibilities of board members, the difference between governance & management, and how to understand.


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