• Board of Directors

  • Responsibilities, Opportunities, and 23 Questions to Ask the CEO
  • By: Deaver Brown
  • Narrated by: Deaver Brown
  • Length: 57 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Release date: 20-04-07
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Simply Media
  • 3.5 out of 5 stars 3.7 (3 ratings)


What makes for a successful board of directors, and how is it accomplished? In only 60 minutes of conversation and instruction, learn the answer to this question from the author of The Entrepreneur's Guide, who helped bring American Power Conversion public in 1988, a company that recently sold for $6.1 billion. These are the subjects covered:


Stay on Strategy or Sell the Company

Board Members should be Judge-like: Flexible, Open-Minded, and Not Side-Takers

Board Meetings: What Should Be Done

The Tone: Contributors and Cheerleaders; Not Auditors, By and Large

Imperial CEOs are Doomed with a Good Board

23 Questions to Ask at Board Meetings

How to Get on a Board
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By Mark on 28-11-09


Good primer. Brief and to the point. Not an extensive review or resource though.

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By Andrew Crook on 12-12-17

good review of boards

easy Listing, clear and concise instructions. great primer for someone with basic knowledge of the subject.

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