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Agendas and Conflict of Interest

Conflict of interest is one of the most important issues in most boards, particularly non-profit boards. A director is entrusted with the duty to act in the best interests of the organization, not in their own best interests. It is a matter of public trust for groups to believe that their board members are acting […]

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Board Characteristics — Training

Throughout August I was talking about the characteristics that are desirable in board members. There are no perfect people, so it is unlikely that any organization has a board where all of the board members demonstrate all of the desirable characteristics.  This is where training comes in. We can do training around ethical behaviour, explaining […]

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Painless Financial Training Group Inc. with Debi Peverill

Understand Financial Stuff, Painlessly