Many types of Boards fail. But all successful, productive Boards have the same things in common.
Short Board papers are better than long ones, but both have the power to mislead.
Many organisations do not allow the use of PowerPoint in Board documents. But if you follow these 4 golden rules, you can make PowerPoint an effective Board document tool.
Traffic light reporting looks intuitive but can be misleading
Board papers can suffer from group-think, because of the filtering process needed to achieve the correct length and template “fit”.