Recent BOARD Meeting outputs
Output snapshot 1
Goal: Galvanise the board of a not-for-profit to unite behind a clear strategy for fund raising
Outcomes: A high-energy session resulting in clear agreement regarding the key activities and responsibilities of individual directors (supporting the GM). A corollary of this was the renewed commitment and enthusiasm of directors, who agreed that momentum had been lost.
Output snapshot 2
Goal: Create a plan for the company to be sold and get buy in from the board.
Outcomes: Set expectations of sale price, realistic and extended. Planned activity needed to attain sale price and gain key stakeholders agreement. Set roles, responsibilities, timings and budgets.
Output snapshot 3
Goal: Define strategic direction
Outcomes: Identified the major market challenges and internal forces hindering the current position.Defined future strategic options. Set roles, responsibilities, budgets.
Output snapshot 4
Goal: Establish and grow a fan base
Outcome: Directly challenging the Sydney FC’s board’s assumption that the “build it and they will come” approach would be sufficient. This led to a radical review of business (notably marketing) strategy and a whole different focus for a nascent organisation.