KEN HAYCOCK, Senior Partner, Ken Haycock
and Associates, Vancouver.
What constitutes effective governance? What does the research say about high performing boards?
What are the criteria, how do you identify them, what are the implications?
Examples of best practice are provided for trustees, boards, chairs and CEOs.
Wednesday, March 30, 2005
3:00 - 4:00 pm Eastern time
REGISTER ON-LINE TODAY at www.thepartnership.ca. Scroll down to March 30th and click on ‘register’.
Participants will understand the key criteria for board effectiveness and be able to analyze their own board functions from this perspective. The result will be a more effective board with a clearly defined focus on community development, higher level library planning and allocation of resources and regular evaluation of programs and services. The board will also have a higher profile in the community and recruit new members based on identified needs.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
This program will appeal to trustees, directors, chief executive officers and others concerned with effective governance. Librarians and other staff serving on other public boards will also find the program of value.
KEY TOPICS YOU WILL EXPLORE
€ The research-based criteria for effective boards will be introduced and explored;
€ Develop a clear statement of mission and purpose;
€ Select and evaluate the CEO;
€ Articulate roles and relationships;
€ Plan strategically;
€ Allocate resources to reflect board goals;
€ Monitor and evaluate; accountability;
€ Maintain legal and ethical integrity;
€ Ensure public standing and credibility;
€ Recruit new members aggressively; assess Board performance.
METHOD OF INSTRUCTION
Audio teleconference session supported by a handout.
Member: $48.00 + GST
Non-Member: $68.00 + GST
No limit on listeners per location. Includes all bridging and long distance costs.
A Ken Haycock and Associates program for the Education Institute.
Ken Haycock holds graduate degrees in Education, Leadership and Library, Information Studies and Business Administration. At the
The Education Institute
The learning programs of the APLA-BCLA-LAA-NSLA-OLA-SLA Partnership
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