Step 7: Delight Board Members

7 Steps to Stronger Nonprofit Boards and Organizations: Board Member Satisfaction

BOARD MEMBER SATISFACTION

A happy and inspired board member is a productive board member.

The Board Development Committee and the Board Chair ensure that board members are satisfied with their board service.

Learn what motivates each person who volunteers on your board.

Match each new board member with the committee of their choice if possible.

Create opportunities for board members to socialize with one another.

To learn more, read about “The Board Development Committee” downloadable booklet at The Market.

BOARD SELF EVALUATION

The Board Development Committee managed the annual board self evaluation.

A good board self evaluation will:

Isolate areas that are working well.

Select 1 or 2 areas for improvement.

Ask about the quality of the board staff relationship.

To download two free tools, click on these titles: “Board Self-Evaluation – Discussion Questions” and “Board Self-Evaluation Questionnaire”

To read about all of the organization, board, and committee booklets, go to The Market.

7 Steps to Stronger Nonprofit Boards and Organizations: non-profit, nonprofit, Board Member Satisfaction

 

7 Steps to Stronger Nonprofit Boards and Organizations: non-profit, nonprofit, Board Member Satisfaction

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