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    DescriptionPropel Your Board from Good to Great! Yours is a good board, but you want it to be better.• You want clearly defined objectives … • Meetings with more focus … • Broader participation in fundraising … • And more follow-through between meetings.You want these and a dozen other tangibles and intangibles that will propel your board from good to great.Say hello to your guide, Andy Robinson, who has a real knack for offering "forehead-slapping" solutions – "Of course! Why haven't we been doing this?" Take what he calls the "Fundraising Menu." Here, board members are asked to generate a list of all the ways (direct and indirect) they could assist in fundraising. The list is prioritized and then used to help each trustee prepare a personalized fundraising agreement that meets his or her specific needs, interests, and limitations.Simple, right? Yet the Fundraising Menu is the closest thing you'll find to guaranteeing a board's commitment to raising money.In a number of "How to Fix It" chapters, Robinson also homes in on specific problems, such as poorly attended meetings, spotty follow-through on commitments, inactive board members, narrow consensus, conflicts of interest, weak agendas, and much more. And Robinson doesn’t offer up easy nostrums. Quite the opposite. Over the past 20 years, as a board member, a volunteer, and a consultant, he’s put into practice what he preaches and stands unshakably behind his fog-burning advice.


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    Title
    Great Boards for Small Groups
    Subtitle
    A 1-Hour Guide to Governing a Growing Nonprofit
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Andy Robinson
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 110
    Width: 135 mm
    Height: 211 mm
    Thickness: 13 mm
    Weight: 227 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781889102047
    ISBN 10: 1889102040
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: BUS
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T17.1
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
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    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 10
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    B&T General Subject: 180
    BIC subject category V2: KJMB
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    BISAC V2.8: BUS074000
    DC21: 658.422
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    BISAC V2.8: BUS071000, BUS041000
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    DC22: 658.4/22
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    LC classification: HG4027.65 .R628 2006
    Publisher
    Emerson & Church
    Imprint name
    Emerson & Church
    Publication date
    01 April 2006