The Resource The meetings handbook : formal rules and informal processes, Ronald D. Francis and Anona F. Armstrong, (electronic resource)

The meetings handbook : formal rules and informal processes, Ronald D. Francis and Anona F. Armstrong, (electronic resource)

Label
The meetings handbook : formal rules and informal processes
Title
The meetings handbook
Title remainder
formal rules and informal processes
Statement of responsibility
Ronald D. Francis and Anona F. Armstrong
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
'The Meetings Handbook: Formal Rules and Informal Processes' is a comprehensive manual to the rules and issues of meetings, as well as a useful guide to understanding the informal processes that underlie the successful conduct of the business of meetings
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Francis, Ronald D.
Dewey number
  • 658.3/82
  • 658.456
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
AS6
LC item number
.F68 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Armstrong, Anona F
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Business meetings
  • Meetings
  • Parliamentary practice
Label
The meetings handbook : formal rules and informal processes, Ronald D. Francis and Anona F. Armstrong, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Front Matter; Half Title Page; Main Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Tables; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Main Matter; Part One STRUCTURAL ESSENTIALS; The Constitution; Types of Meetings; Committees and Boards; In Camera Meetings; Composition of the Committee or Board; Size of Committees and Boards; Qualifications of Members; Diversity; Nonexecutive and Independent Members; The Role of Committee or Board Members at Meetings; Formal Rules; Calling a Meeting; Conduct of Business; The Agenda; Managing the Agenda; Minutes; Delegate and Representative; Motions
  • Rights and Responsibilities of MembersSuspension of Standing Orders; Voting; Quorum; Proxies; Recording Resolutions; Time Issues; Urgent versus Important; Closing Comment; Part Two INFORMAL PROCESSES AND SOCIAL MATTERS; Introduction; Why Should We Hold A Meeting?; Preparing for a Meeting; Meeting Papers; Committee and Board Dynamics; Communication; Dialogue; Active Listening; Silence and Speech; Nonverbal Behaviour and Body Language; Territory and Personal Space; Behaviour in Meetings; Mindset of Members; Committee Membership and Personality; Relationships between the CEO and the Chair
  • Hidden AgendasGroupthink; Playing the Rules; Corruption and Whistleblowing; Lack of Attendance at Meetings; Assessment of Member and Committee or Board Performance; Conclusion; Part Three ETHICS; Introduction; Committee Charter; Reporting; Codes of Ethics; The Use of Rewards; Principles of Ethics; Suggested Code of Conduct; Measurement of Outcomes; Part Four SAMPLES OF RELEVANT PAPERS; Introduction; Constitution 1: The International Society of Social Professionals; Constitution 2: Constitution of a Public Entity; Constitution 3: Constitution of the Philatelic Society of Centralia; Agendas
  • MinutesPart Five THE FORMAL RULES; A: Useful Definitions; B: The Constitution; C: Formal Processes; D: Committee Roles; E: Procedural Matters; F: Issues Arising; End Matter; References; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (184 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282138612
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000230665
  • (EBL)981585
  • (OCoLC)802068297
  • (SSID)ssj0000696093
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11412775
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000696093
  • (PQKBWorkID)10678238
  • (PQKB)10864646
  • (UkCbUP)CR9780857289322
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC981585
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000230665
Label
The meetings handbook : formal rules and informal processes, Ronald D. Francis and Anona F. Armstrong, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Front Matter; Half Title Page; Main Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Tables; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Main Matter; Part One STRUCTURAL ESSENTIALS; The Constitution; Types of Meetings; Committees and Boards; In Camera Meetings; Composition of the Committee or Board; Size of Committees and Boards; Qualifications of Members; Diversity; Nonexecutive and Independent Members; The Role of Committee or Board Members at Meetings; Formal Rules; Calling a Meeting; Conduct of Business; The Agenda; Managing the Agenda; Minutes; Delegate and Representative; Motions
  • Rights and Responsibilities of MembersSuspension of Standing Orders; Voting; Quorum; Proxies; Recording Resolutions; Time Issues; Urgent versus Important; Closing Comment; Part Two INFORMAL PROCESSES AND SOCIAL MATTERS; Introduction; Why Should We Hold A Meeting?; Preparing for a Meeting; Meeting Papers; Committee and Board Dynamics; Communication; Dialogue; Active Listening; Silence and Speech; Nonverbal Behaviour and Body Language; Territory and Personal Space; Behaviour in Meetings; Mindset of Members; Committee Membership and Personality; Relationships between the CEO and the Chair
  • Hidden AgendasGroupthink; Playing the Rules; Corruption and Whistleblowing; Lack of Attendance at Meetings; Assessment of Member and Committee or Board Performance; Conclusion; Part Three ETHICS; Introduction; Committee Charter; Reporting; Codes of Ethics; The Use of Rewards; Principles of Ethics; Suggested Code of Conduct; Measurement of Outcomes; Part Four SAMPLES OF RELEVANT PAPERS; Introduction; Constitution 1: The International Society of Social Professionals; Constitution 2: Constitution of a Public Entity; Constitution 3: Constitution of the Philatelic Society of Centralia; Agendas
  • MinutesPart Five THE FORMAL RULES; A: Useful Definitions; B: The Constitution; C: Formal Processes; D: Committee Roles; E: Procedural Matters; F: Issues Arising; End Matter; References; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (184 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282138612
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000230665
  • (EBL)981585
  • (OCoLC)802068297
  • (SSID)ssj0000696093
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11412775
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000696093
  • (PQKBWorkID)10678238
  • (PQKB)10864646
  • (UkCbUP)CR9780857289322
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC981585
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000230665

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