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Florida Gulf Coast University
10501 FGCU Blvd S.
Fort Myers, FL. 33965-6565

Phone: (239) 590-1006
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FGCU Florida Institute of Government Presents "New Ideas for Better Boards" Workshop

WHO     FGCU Florida Institute of Government, for managers, supervisors and employees from both the private and public sectors

WHAT     "New Ideas for Better Boards" half-day workshop. The workshop provides executive directors or board members with best practices in good governance. Topics include consent agendas, executive sessions, nine steps to building a better board and keys to an effective board-executive director relationship. The workshop includes interactive discussions based on case studies and provides handouts for participants to use with their boards. Shelley Robertson is instructor for the program.

WHEN     8:30 a.m. to noon, Friday, March 31

WHERE     Student Union 214

WHY     To learn how to:

     Understand the role of the board

     Describe fiduciary and strategic ways of thinking

     Create meaningful meetings

     Develop tools for getting the right people on the board

     Apply governance concepts to the own organization

COST     $59

CONTACT     Joanne Hartke at (239) 590-7815 or

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