Thanks for joining us on Season 3 of The Flourishing Culture Podcast! You’ll learn how to build a flourishing workplace culture that drives the ministry impact of your organization, your church or your company. Brought to you by The Best Christian Workplaces Institute.
If you’re a CEO or other senior leader who answers to a board of directors, OR if you chair a board, OR if serve on a board of a Christian organization and if you want your board to be more effective to further and fulfill the unique work to which God has called your organization, church or business, then these next few minutes are just for you. And even if you’re not directly involved with a board, you’re in for a treat.
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We have the pleasure of visiting with two longtime friends and incredible Christian leaders. They’re going to share with you some of their very best wisdom, experience, and stories from their new forth-coming book: Lessons From the Nonprofit Boardroom.
Dan Busby is the president of the Evangelical Council of Financial Accountability—known of course as ECFA. Forty years of experience serving the Christ-centered church and nonprofit community. Prolific writer of eight books. Named by Nonprofit Times as one of the “50 Most Powerful Nonprofit Leaders” from 2010-2015. And with Dan . . .
John Pearson, board governance and management consultant. Former CEO of Christian Camp and Conference Association, Willow Creek Association and Christian Management Association, now Christian Leadership Alliance. John’s the author of Mastering the Management Buckets: 20 Critical Competencies for Leading Your Business or Nonprofit.
A question that boards must thoughtfully and spiritually keep top of mind all the time: do we have the right leader?
In this episode, you’ll learn about:
- John Pearson and Dan Busby’s new book “Lessons From the Nonprofit Board Room” releasing mid October.
- Boardroom best practices and worst practices
- Epiphanies in the boardroom
- Prayer, discernment and listening as important topics for nonprofit boards
- Building a flourishing atmosphere in a boardroom
- Conducting God honoring board work
More prayer before, during and after board meetings. Give time for reflection during the board meeting.
Explore Additional Resources
- Learn more about BCWI Engagement Survey
- Learn more on last week’s blog post: 40 Eye-opening Boardroom Lessons From “Yes!” to “Yikes!”
- Learn about BCWI 360 Reviews
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