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Guide for Identifying High Quality Individuals for Board Membership

DOWNLOAD | One function common to most boards is identifying future board members. Indeed, it may be one of their most important jobs. And it should be done with some care, based on an analysis of the qualities and experience … Continue reading

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Model Governance Policies for Chief and Council

DOWNLOAD |  Policy is also a critical instrument for governments.  This tool has been adapted so that the governance policies for boards of not for profit organizations are now relevant for Chief and Council.  It contains six model governance policies. … Continue reading

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How Does Your Board Stack Up: A Self-Assessment Tool

DOWNLOAD  |  Aboriginal Boards of Directors can use this tool to assess both their strengths and weaknesses. Based on this assessment, Boards can then develop action plans for improving their performance. This tool can also be used, if slightly adapted, … Continue reading

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A Legacy of Excellence: Board Governance at the Aboriginal Healing Foundation

DOWNLOAD |  Based on a literature search and their experience in working with boards, the authors describe 11 characteristics of high performing Aboriginal boards and then use these to assess the board of the Aboriginal Healing Foundation. Their conclusion is … Continue reading

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A Legacy of Excellence: Best Practices Board Study Aboriginal Healing Foundation

DOWNLOAD  |  Based on a literature search and their experience in working with boards, the authors describe 11 characteristics of high performing Aboriginal boards and then use these to assess the board of the Aboriginal Healing Foundation.  Their conclusion is … Continue reading

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