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Why Your Board Needs More Than A Documents App

Board meetings are most successful when team members prioritize organization. Without quality organization, boards may struggle to have a successful and productive meeting. Because you can easily get distracted in meetings without a plan, board committees must consider finding available board documents software where they can access critical information in one location. It takes more […]

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Board Membership: How To Find A Board Position

Obtaining a board membership is a great way to get more involved in your organization, industry, or local community. There are many different types of boards, so no matter your area of interest or expertise, you can put your ideas to use and collaborate with others to effect meaningful change. For example, if you’d like […]

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Realtor Associations + Meeting Management

Realtor associations are groups of realtors that have come together to lobby for shared interests and to improve real estate in general. There are many different associations in the United States and around the world. For example, the California Association of Realtors is a nonprofit that provides critical business services to real estate professionals in […]

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Fundraising Ideas for Nonprofits

Especially in times of economic hardship, money is a high-priority topic for nonprofit leaders. Nonprofit fundraising is challenging. You have built and managed many successful programs, but those programs will fail without the fundraising they need. Sometimes the mission of the organization can be so crucial to volunteers and team members that the development of […]

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Committee Management: Roles & Responsibilities for Successful Leadership

Committee management benefits the function of the committee and the board as a whole. Well-managed committees are informed of meeting agendas well in advance so that they come prepared to the meeting, having read the previous meeting’s minutes, and are ready to discuss the agenda items. They also remain focused and on-task for the duration […]

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How To Take Effective Board Meeting Minutes

When a board gathers to take action and push ahead for the good of an organization, the record of those actions must be well-kept and accessible. Taking minutes is a common part of most board meeting procedures. Although taking, keeping, and reading board meeting minutes may seem like a dull task, they are essential to […]

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What is Modern Board Management Software?

Serving on boards can be an incredibly rewarding and fulfilling experience – but that doesn’t mean it’s without stress. Maybe you misplaced the minutes from last month’s meeting, or this is the Secretary’s first term, and they aren’t quite sure how to send them out. You may not be sure of what your responsibilities are, […]