Friday, March 1, 2013

Why is there so much emphasis on leadership training?

Why is there so much emphasis on leadership training? 
As board members, it is our fiduciary responsibility to manage the corporation in the best interest of its members as a whole. To run programs and handle budgets responsibly, knowledge of the applicable state and federal regulations is key to operate your non-profit, tax-exempt, charitable corporation.
Training is what helps to give our local units credibility. A well-trained and informed board should be a great selling point to encourage the community to join a local unit. Trained board members should be proud of stepping up to the responsibility in their local unit. Click here to learn about the training bylaw amendment that was passed by delegates at the 2011 WSPTA Convention.