The Best of the Board Cafe: Hands-on Solutions for Nonprofit Boards by Jan Masaoka, of Blue Avocado, is now available as an updated 2nd Edition.
Look for new articles, and the same useful materials from the first edition, including:
– 11 Ways to get a new Executive Director off to a good start
– A board members guide to nonprofit insurance
– Meaningful board-staff acts of appreciation
– How much to pay an Executive Director
– 12 Cool ideas for finding Hot New Board Members
Click the book to go to the ACPL catalog and put a copy on hold.
Our Board Chair kits have recently been updated with new editions* including:
Trouble at the top : the nonprofit board’s guide to managing an imperfect chief executive by Katha Kissman.
Click the image of our former intern, Katie, drowning in our Board Kits to go to the ACPL catalog and place a hold.
What other titles are in the Board Chair Kits for Adults?
Governance as leadership : reframing the work of nonprofit boards / Richard P. Chait, William P. Ryan, Barbara E. Taylor
The source. Twelve principles of governance that power exceptional boards
The nonprofit dashboard : a tool for tracking progress (with CD-ROM) / Lawrence M. Butler
Hiring the chief executive : a practical guide to the search and selection process. Rev. (with CD-ROM) / Sheila Albert
Chief executive succession planning : the board’s role in securing your organization’s future / Nancy R. Axelrod
The board chair handbook. 2nd ed. / Mindy R. Wertheimer
Taming the troublesome board member / Katha Kissman
*Meeting, and exceeding expectations : a guide to successful nonprofit board meetings. 2nd ed. / Outi Flynn
*Trouble at the top : the nonprofit board’s guide to managing an imperfect chief executive / Katha Kissman.