The Fundamentals of Governance
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David is a mediation and leadership specialist, with more than 25 years of experience. His multidisciplinary educational background in mediation, mental health counselling, and conflict resolution helps him to be a versatile and effective trainer and consultant. He has done mediation and conflict resolution work for organizations in Canada, the United States and internationally, and holds a Qualified Mediator designation from the Alternative Dispute Resolution Institute of Canada. In addition to training and consulting with CTRI and his non-profit group, David works in the field of mediation where he volunteers as a mediator for the court diversion program in Manitoba. In whatever role David finds himself, his passion for motivating people to continue on their personal journey of learning and growth shines through. David believes that no matter what our role is in the workplace, we can all continue to grow in our skills to improve our own life and to help improve the lives of others. As a trainer, he is known for his dynamic workshop facilitation that combines humour and real-world application.
Board governance, when done poorly, creates significant frustration for its members and can lead to organizational dysfunction. When they are run well, boards contribute to the vibrancy and success of the organization they govern. This webinar will enhance the effectiveness of your board of directors by building clarity and understanding of their roles and responsibilities, the relationship and authority between staff and the board, and the specific, supportive duties of individual board members. Viewers will learn tools for effective board meetings and decision making. They will also come away with a deeper understanding of the policy, procedure, and processes essential to a well-functioning board.
Learning ObjectivesUpon completion of this webinar participants should be able to:
- Define the role, responsibility, and obligations of a board of directors
- Identify the role of individual board members and how they can be most effective
- Recall the process of creating board policy