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BoardSource (Organization)

Overview
Works: 60 works in 102 publications in 1 language and 4,315 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Periodicals 
Roles: Other, Publisher
Classifications: HD62.6, 658.422
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Most widely held works about BoardSource (Organization)
 
Most widely held works by BoardSource (Organization)
Governance as leadership : reframing the work of nonprofit boards by Richard Chait( )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 2,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Governance as Leadership offers trustees and executives a new and practical framework to govern nonprofit organizations more effectively. The book provides ideas, tactics, and examples that enrich the work of trustees and enhance a board's value to the organization it governs." "Written by noted researchers and consultants, Governance as Leadership introduces a fresh way to think about governance with sensible guidance to turn these ideas into concrete actions. It will be particularly valuable to trustees and senior staff of professionally managed nonprofit organizations, as well as many others, including foundation officers, donors, consultants, and students of nonprofit organizations who are interested in improving nonprofit governance."--Jacket
The nonprofit board answer book : a practical guide for board members and chief executives by Robert C Andringa( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essential guide to good governance for board leaders at all levels of experience and expertise This third edition of the bestselling book for nonprofit board members and professionals offers a thoroughly revised and updated resource that answers the most-commonly asked question on board governance. The book covers such topics as board structure and process, board member recruitment and orientation, board-staff relations, and financial management. This new edition includes updated information on topics that have recently increased in importance including new Form 990; dealing with the financ
The handbook of nonprofit governance by BoardSource( Book )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From BoardSource comes The Handbook of Nonprofit Governance. This comprehensive resource explores the overarching question of governance within nonprofit organizations and addresses the roles, structures, and practices of an effective nonprofit. The Handbook of Nonprofit Governance covers the topics that are of most importance to those charged with creating and sustaining effective leadership, including building a board; succession planning; policies; financial oversight; fundraising; planning; strategic planning processes; risk management; and evaluation of the board, CEO, and organization."--Publisher's description
The nonprofit legal landscape( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nonprofit chief executive's ten basic responsibilities by Richard L Moyers( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chief executives can find plenty of books or practical tools to improve their skills as supervisors, communicators, and program managers. But you have many fewer places to go for help understanding your responsibilities in the context of your partnership with the board. The Nonprofit Chief Executive's Ten Basic Responsibilities by Rick Moyers seeks to fill that gap. It discusses all the chief executive's responsibilities, including supervising staff, overseeing operations, and supporting the board. The 10 sections acknowledge the breadth and complexity of the role and can serve as benchmarks and guideposts for those chief executives who want to explore specific aspects of their responsibilities in greater depth
The source 12 : twelve principles of governance that power exceptional boards( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Managing conflicts of interest : a primer for nonprofit boards by Daniel L Kurtz( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Driving strategic planning : a nonprofit executive's guide by Susan A Waechter( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Culture of inquiry : healthy debate in the boardroom by Nancy R Axelrod( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A board's culture consists of a combination of formal and informal rules, agreements, and traditions that have developed slowly and unconsciously over time. Culture determines who makes the decisions, who speaks to whom and in what manner, how board and staff members relate to each other, and even where board members sit at the board table. Culture also drives decisions about what role the chief executive has in board meetings, where the board invests the lion's share of its time and what issures are considered sacred cows
Building the governance partnership : the chief executive's guide to getting the best from the board by Sherill K Williams( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chief executive succession planning : the board's role in securing your organization's future by Nancy R Axelrod( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The business professional's guide to nonprofit board service : leveraging your talents for the social sector( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inside, you will learn how business professionals can step out of their everyday lives and do something that is energizing, stimulating, educational, and as an added bonus, just might change the world: nonprofit board service
Exceptional board practices : the source in action( Book )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wrestling with board dilemmas : case studies for nonprofit leaders( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's just human nature to want to know how the other guy is doing. In the case studies that follow, you'll get to do just that. Each case presents a real nonprofit board dilemma, full of the twists and turns of real life and the drama that occurs when people come together to sort out thorny governance issues. Although the organizations and characters in the cases are fictitious, the issues that the cases address are based on situations that BoardSource has encountered in boardrooms around the country
Managing conflicts of interest : the board's guide to unbiased decision making by Sarah E Paul( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book seeks to demystify many of the legal rules relating to conflicts of interest that are applicable to nonprofit board members and executive staff, giving current and prospective board members the knowledge they need to serve with confidence. Because there are many legal definitions and nuances involved, this text seeks to create both a common understanding of conflicts of interest and a common vocabulary with which to discuss conflict issues
Getting the best from your board : an executive's guide to a successful partnership by Sherill K Williams( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Managing change : lessons learned from nonprofit leaders( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Global best practices for CSO, NGO, and other nonprofit boards : lessons from around the world( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Providing information that builds exceptional nonprofit boards, this book present case studies from different parts of the world that illustrate effective practice, identifies and discusses interesting and significant differences, and explores global governance trends with implications for us all. --
Board member( )

in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unlocking profit potential : your organization's guide to social entrepreneurship( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Governance as leadership : reframing the work of nonprofit boards
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The nonprofit board answer book : a practical guide for board members and chief executivesThe handbook of nonprofit governance
Alternative Names

controlled identityNational Center for Nonprofit Boards (U.S.)

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Board Source (Organization)

Languages
English (49)