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Struggling to Organize Your Board Meeting Minutes? Try Using Our Handy Template

Posted by Alex Hay on Jul 19, 2021

As commonplace as it is to take the notes (or minutes) of a board of directors meeting, it may surprise you to learn that these groups are not legally required to take minutes at all. Although they are not a required component of a meeting, taking minutes at board meetings has become a best practice for a lot of good governance reasons.

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Topics: Board of Directors

Who Has the Best Online Event Management Software? Try These 5 Providers

Posted by Alex Hay on Jun 24, 2021

No matter whether you're planning an event for five participants or 5000, there is a lot of planning and strategy that must go on behind the scenes in order to make it a success.

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Topics: Technology, Meetings

8 Essentials of Effective Board Governance

Posted by Alex Hay on Jun 3, 2021

People and passion draw people to serve on a board. Establishing clear and actionable best practices early will help them fulfill that role well.

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Topics: Board of Directors

Voting, Surveys, and Polls: What Are the Differences?

Posted by Alex Hay on May 6, 2021

When it comes to finding the right solution to meet their organizations' needs, many people struggle initially with using the best search terms to help them zero in on what they actually need. 

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Topics: Election Tips, Voting

Voting Software for Zoom Meetings: Here are Your Options

Posted by Michael Dabrowski on Apr 26, 2021

Here are the top voting software options if you've found yourself needing to manage voting in online meetings over Zoom.

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Topics: Online Voting, Meetings

3 Essential Aspects of Hosting a Virtual Shareholder Meeting

Posted by Alex Hay on Apr 22, 2021

Meetings of shareholders are essential for effective corporate governance: It is through this meeting that the company’s ultimate stakeholders exercise influence on the direction of the company. 

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Topics: Board of Directors, Business, Shareholders

Be More Productive on Slack with These 6 Tips

Posted by Alex Hay on Mar 25, 2021

Slack is a great productivity tool but when you’re part of a larger team, it can feel like you’re constantly trying to catch up. 

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Topics: Technology, Productivity

The Do's and Don'ts of Church Leadership Elections

Posted by Alex Hay on Mar 18, 2021

Successful elections rely on careful planning and flawless implementation. Not only must the election administrator set up the ballot correctly and manage voter expectations, they must find new ways of encouraging buy-in from their organization.

When it comes to church leadership elections, agreeing on a new policy or electing your next leaders may be your clear end goal; however, getting there isn’t always so simple.

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Topics: Election Tips, Board of Governors, Online Voting, Leadership, Non-Profit, Board of Directors

5 Tips For Collaborating Across Teams When You Have Different Goals

Posted by Alex Hay on Feb 25, 2021

The choice to improve cross team collaboration at your company is a no-brainer. After all, uniting experts from a variety of teams and departments in your organization is sure to lead to deeper insights, fresher perspectives and faster innovation, right?

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Topics: Leadership, Business

Can Your Web Browser Make You More Productive? Try These 5 Apps

Posted by Alex Hay on Feb 11, 2021

Many tech companies boast that their products and services will help your business make more money or run more efficiently. But can something as simple as a browser extension make you more productive?

How would you like it if you leverage your browser to increase your focus, save time and get more organized?

Google Chrome Extensions make this possible, and developers are constantly pumping out new tools every day to help people reach peak performance.

We've compiled some of our favorite (and free!) Chrome extensions that will boost your productivity.

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Topics: Business, Technology

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