Ten tips for good governance (whether for profit or not). The UK-based Foundation for Good Governance has produced a 10-point plan for running an effective organisation. Although intended for nonprofits, a glance at corporate misdeeds featured daily on business pages suggests the tips may have some relevance to companies too…. [Designing for Civil Society]
good stuff like:
Dig out the constitution, memorandum and articles, trust deed or other such governing document and read it.ÊIt probably needs to be read more than once – and it must be understood by the Board and staff, not just those who wrote it.
can be found here, it is worth a look