Book News: March 14th, 2002

By Dennis D, Pointer and James E. OrlikoffThe book sets out the principles of nonprofit organization governance and presents explicit, precise, and coherent benchmarks designed to help boards reach optimal performance and enhance organizational success. The authors describe each principle in detail and present best practices and practical applications for the reader. Each section of the book concludes with a board check-up- a set of questions that can be employed by readers to assess their boards in light of the principles.

Published by Jossey-Bass. ISBN: 0-787-95697-X. Cloth. 192 Pages. 28 US Dollars.