Are You Making the Everything’s Great Board Mistake?

Why should nonprofit board members be wary when CEOs tell them that everything’s great? How do CEOs hurt their organizations and their longevity by painting blue-sky-only forecasts?

Why should nonprofit board members be wary when CEOs tell them that everything’s great? How do CEOs hurt their organizations and their longevity by painting blue-sky-only scenarios?

Chapters

00:00 What common phrase should set off alarms in a board member’s head?

00:16 When is good news a problem?

00:28 What is a board’s role?

00:38 Good question to ask #1

01:00 Good question to ask #2

01:49 If you want more information about working with nonprofit boards?

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