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How the Best Boards Do It: A Definitive Guide to Better Board Meetings

a Free ebook

If you want your board meetings to improve and be more productive … this is the eBook for you. With a quick meeting assessment, you're only 5 minutes away from seeing how your board stacks up. In How The Best Boards Do It, you'll find a quick assessment tool and, then, some insight on how to improve your board meetings through preparation and exact execution. Download this 19-page eBook for free and

  • measure your board's effectiveness with an assessment,
  • improve your board with a step-by-step guide, written by board meeting experts, and
  • prepare and hold "the best board meeting" from start to finish.

Since this free eBook is from Passageways, a company that designs "board portal software," you'll also learn more about how board meeting software has revolutionized the way boards make decisions.


At the bottom of this page, you'll find links to past blog posts organized (loosely) into four categories. Feel free to browse. The blogs are all fairly short and provide food for thought in the areas of directors' duties and responsibilities, advocacy, working with the CEO, and ideas for strategic planning.

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