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An Overview of Policy Governance®

Policy Governance® is a registered trademark of John Carver. A brief report of his book, Corporate Boards that Create Value, follows: I. Board of Directors Structure A. Authority, properly executed and observed, provides the necessary “glue” for policy governance. The…

Work as a Calling

Application Purpose Principle Passion Virtue Character Calling Leadership Grace Christ One’s calling¹ is his or her vocation, job, career or profession. But more than mere work, one’s calling invokes a passion for work, a drive to accomplish, excel or master…

Branding

Often the more a thing is discussed the less it is understood. Words have a point of diminishing return. That point is crossed when the effort to be clear and precise counts every tree standing, but misses the proverbial forest.…

Bored Dumb

Board Room More Than Money Bored Dumb Board Development Board Fundamentals This is the second in a series of articles that examine some of the analysis and solutions provided by the work of John Carver and his Policy Governance® model…

Board Room

Board Room More Than Money Bored Dumb Board Development Board Fundamentals Most organizational problems have their origin the board room, which means that the fix must also occur in the board room. Organizational effectiveness begins in the board room. The…

Board Room Fundamentals

Board Room More Than Money Bored Dumb Board Development Board Fundamentals This is the fourth in a series of articles that examines some of the analysis and solutions provided by the work of John Carver and his Policy Governance® model…

Appeal To Virtue

Application Purpose Principle Passion Virtue Character Calling Leadership Grace Christ Popularity and Responsibility Just about everyone knows that something is very wrong with the world in which we live. Problems are compounding everywhere. While we may be tempted to look…