Preparing for an Effective Board Meeting

For performing arts executive directors, it's painful when thoughtful plans are met with resistance from the board. It's critical to attend meetings armed with data to tell the demonstrate progress and earn trust from your board. With effective planning, you'll reach your goals more quickly and cement your place as a visionary and leader.

What you'll learn in this guide

      Pre-planning - getting the board centered around your agenda

    Preparing for an effective board meeting

      Majors and minors - how to demonstrate progress (or lack thereof) on last quarter's goals
      Metrics matter - aggregating data that paint a picture of where you are headed
      Opportunities and obstacles - detail favorable changes or upcoming headwinds
      Closing with authority - defining future initiatives

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Proper planning makes an effective board meeting.