What’s the Plan, New Zealand? Three strategic questions we need to ask

Every Leader of the Opposition in a parliamentary democracy should keep a copy of The Serenity Prayer on their desk:  “Grant me –  Serenity, to accept the things I cannot change;  Courage, to change the things I can; and Wisdom, to know the difference.” The past is one thing none of us can change: it’s happened. OfContinue reading “What’s the Plan, New Zealand? Three strategic questions we need to ask”

Chairing in the Time of Physical Separation* – Six Tips for Chairing Remote Board Meetings

Chairing a board meeting is hard work and you feel tired at the end of it, right?  I’m the same. It probably means you’re doing your job properly – actually your three jobs as chair: First, you’re managing the process of the meeting. To most people, this is your main role. Second, you’re still aContinue reading “Chairing in the Time of Physical Separation* – Six Tips for Chairing Remote Board Meetings”