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The board book : an insider's guide for directors and trustees

Author: William G Bowen
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, r2012, [2008] ©2008
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"For anyone new to board membership, or for experienced members in search of the most up-to-date thinking, The Board Book will prove an indispensable resource. Drawing from over thirty years of experience with both for-profit and non-profit boards - as a CEO reporting to the board and a board member himself - William G. Bowen here answers fundamental questions about why boards exist, while offering solutions to the
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William G Bowen
ISBN: 9780393066456 0393066452 9780393342895 0393342891
OCLC Number: 181139273
Notes: "First published as a Norton paperback 2012"--Title page verso.
Description: xvii, 230 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Roles of boards -and the constraints they face --
Board leadership --
Compensating the CEO --
Evaluating and replacing the CEO --
CEO transitions --
Building the board --
Board machinery --
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Other Titles: Insider's guide for directors and trustees
Responsibility: William G. Bowen.
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"He minces no words ... a compelling and critical read for wannabe directors-and for every student of corporate affairs." -- Booklist "Drawing on thirty years of experience with both for-profit and Read more...

 
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