How to Deal with a Conversation Hog

You’ve been in the room when this happens. One of your nonprofit board members takes the floor and harps on and on about their favorite point. How can you manage a conversation hog, especially when they’re your board member? How can you have better board meetings?

Chapters of How to Deal with a Conversation Hog

00:00 Introducing the Conversation Hog. “Oh, you’ve already met.”

00:27 Why you must deal with the verbose

01:16 How to prevent conversations hog from talking too much

01:42 How to respond in real-time

03:28 How to get the resource (It changed!) Top Five Resources for Nonprofit Board Recruitment.” 

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Karen Eber Davis

Karen Eber Davis Consulting guides executive directors and CEOs to generate the resources, boards, and support they need to make remarkable progress on their missions. As the award-winning thought-leader, advisor, and founding principal of Karen Eber Davis Consulting, Karen helps nonprofit leaders get answers, generate revenue, and grow their mission. Davis is known for her innovation and practicality based on her work with or visits to over 1,000 nonprofit organizations and her experience leading board and team events. She is the author of 7 Nonprofit Income Streams and Let's Raise Nonprofit Millions Together.