Board Leadership and Development. (Chapter 6 in The Jossey-Bass Handbook of Nonprofit Leadership and Management.)
Axelrod, Nancy R.
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This chapter analyzes the continuing challenge of developing board leadership and describes some promising approaches for helping boards meet their leadership obligations. It outlines the responsibilities of boards and discusses ways to enhance board effectiveness, the discipline of board development and vehicles for board development, and activating accountability mechanisms. 14 references.
nonprofit organizations; child welfare agencies; social service agencies; agency oversight; administrative policies; organization; leadership; management