Bob Harris' Powerpoint

 4.5 hours

Friday, August 25 | 8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Registration begins at 8:00 a.m.

Holiday Inn Airport | 4401 Southwest 15 | Oklahoma City
$75/OSAE Members and Staff

Are we the best organization we can possibly be?
Consider the areas of board performance management efficiency,
risk avoidance, strategic direction, governance structure,
membership market share, outcomes and impacts.

This seminar will share best practices and association trends.
The core competencies will benefit all levels of association managers.



Bob Harris, CAE, has more than 30 years experience serving Chambers, associations and non-profits and teaches board leadership to thousands of volunteers around the globe. He will present practical, relevant information to make volunteer leaders more effective. Through the use of examples, tips, tools, templates and trends, Bob will share information and encourage input and questions.



Course Outline:  

  1. I. Associations in America – impact of 1.5 million nonprofit
    • The Rights and Responsibilities that Support US Associations
    • Global Models
    • The Association of the Future?

    II. Performance Excellence – are we the best?
    • Awards of Excellence and Criteria
    • Benchmarking and Resources

    III. High Performing Boards – development and challenges
    • Governing Documents
    • Orientation Process
    • Fiduciary Duties
    • The Board – Staff Model

    • Board Performance Evaluation
    • Principled Boards – Values
    • Board Behaviors
    • Committee Management

    IV. Risk Awareness and Avoidance
    • A – Z of Association Risks
    • Importance of Policies
    • Coverages and Protections
    V. Strategic Direction
    • Strategic Planning Trends
    • Models Plans and Development
    • Maintain Focus on the Plan with Implementation

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