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10 Practical guidelines to improving board communications

Effective board communications are essential in supplying the board and key stakeholders with relevant, accurate and timely information. However, as the conduit between management and the board, the board secretary faces the challenges of growing digital communication channels, managing expectation, and curating the quality and detail of information, governance, security and more.

Yet, there are still questions, like when and how do you communicate? And when is it information overload? Download the infographic to learn ten proactive guidelines to consider for anyone wanting to improve board communication.

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