Writing minutes for a board meeting is a deceptively difficult and time-consuming task. It is often undervalued, especially by executives.
An agenda is the backbone of any board meeting. It sets the tone, helps prevent board members from getting distracted or off-track and contributes to an effective board meeting. At least, that’s if you have a great board meeting agenda.
Have you ever been in a board meeting and thought that at least one other person in the room shouldn’t be there?
Board members often experience loss of focus during meetings, which can affect decision-making, productivity and creative thinking. Three aspects that are generally vital during board meetings. Studies have shown that board members do not maintain constant levels of attention during meetings. A meeting slump is very common among board members.