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Bullies On The Board

By Dr. Randal Dick The best governance models fold in the face of unrestrained board members who insist on behaving badly. Yet, when I polled a group of C-level execs and Directors, the majority stated that they contend with a bully or a manipulator on the board. Jack and Suzy Welch put it this way, “Not to slam boards; on the whole, they add real value. But [...]

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Does Power Corrupt?

Does Power Corrupt?

Does Power Corrupt? Insights on stewarding power well By Dr. Randal Dick In 1887,an imposing looking man named John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton, the first Baron Acton (1834-1902) penned words so memorable that they have become part of American thought and leadership culture. Lord Acton wrote: “Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely.” [...]

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Avoid the High Cost of Perfunctory Minutes

Avoid the High Cost of Perfunctory Minutes

Avoid the High Cost of Perfunctory Minutes Many of us have security systems installed in our home or in our car.  We also carry insurance.  We hope these systems are never needed and for many people, they never are. But as with individuals, life brings surprises, conflicts, lawsuits, bankruptcies to companies. At those times the Minutes become the [...]

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ministry of professional partnership

The Ministry of Professional Partnership

At OneAccord, we feel called to the ministry of professional partnership… The Ministry of Professional Partnership is a calling to serve the kingdom of God through the process of encouraging, equipping and guiding ministries and churches for greater effectiveness. We affirm that this profession is a calling by God. OneAccord Partners have been prepared for [...]

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