Lessons in Leading

Blech, Scott A.
January 2005
Association Management;Jan2005, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p50
This article focuses on leadership in associations. Volunteer leaders can make a difference in the life of their association, its leaders, its members, and its staff. As a board member, one listens to other board members discussing an issue and decide if one wants to make a comment. As board's chair, one's role is more strategic. If one wants one's board members, staff, and volunteers to respond to one's leadership, one must believe in the values and goals of the organization and encourage everyone to be excited about what they are contributing to the organization.


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