Getting the Board of Directors behind your vision will give you allies that insure long term growth.
“The highest performing companies have extremely contentious boards that regard dissent as an obligation and that treat no subject as undiscussable.” Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Harvard Business Review.
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By Russ Holdstein
For years the Board of Directors of my company met at the breakfast table. My wife and I were the entire Board. We never held any formal meetings, just signed the papers the lawyers put in front of us once a year. To me, the Board was just a legal necessity – something the government required in exchange for the benefits of being an incorporated business.
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