Association Finances: 7 must-read tips for board members

Understanding and analyzing your association’s financial reports is among the most critical responsibilities of a board member, and often the most frequently misunderstood.  Here are a few tips to help you and your fellow board members better use financial information: Establish regular reporting periods. For some organizations, monthly financial reports are critical.  For others, quarterly […]

Are You a good board member? 6 traits of effective volunteer leaders

You stepped up and took a leadership position as a member of the board for your industry association. That’s fantastic. It’s a great way to contribute to your profession while at the same time expanding your network and skill set. As a board member, it’s easy to get bogged down in meetings, emails, and committee […]