Effective Board of Trustees

Effective Board of Trustees

by Richard P. Chait
     
 
This book shares the practical and tested experiences of board members and college presidents. Various dimensions of board performance are covered, from the ability to discern the culture and norms of the organization to the importance of being well informed about the roles, responsibilities, and performance of board members. The authors describe how a board can

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This book shares the practical and tested experiences of board members and college presidents. Various dimensions of board performance are covered, from the ability to discern the culture and norms of the organization to the importance of being well informed about the roles, responsibilities, and performance of board members. The authors describe how a board can develop and maintain healthy relationships with key constituencies and how it shapes institutional direction.

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Co-published with the ACE. Previously published by the ACE and Macmillan in 1971. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780028970882
Publisher:
Greenwood Publishing Group, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/01/1991
Series:
American Council on Education Series on Higher Education
Pages:
192

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