Creative Virtual Board Toolkit is a training designed for nonprofit leaders and members of the board to create a new framework for virtual - and yes, also for future in-person board meetings.
No matter whether you always meet via video conference or whether it is new to your organization and simply part of your social-distancing reality, let's create engaging and thought-provoking meetings when you cannot get everyone in one room.
Get inspired to facilitate and design virtual board meetings that your donors and volunteers actually want to attend! Learn how to use Zoom and effective facilitation techniques to invigorate your meetings!
Playfully and imaginatively start to experience interactive, donor-centric practices online with Liberating Structures*. Experience how to integrate new online practices that can achieve more in less time and get you to the outcomes and action steps needed to move forward.
Learn how to end boring and unproductive online board meetings that everyone complains about. Because virtual meetings are prone to
board members checking-out because they are unengaged
lack of participation
not tapping into everyone’s brainpower
making it harder to share and feel safe
You Will Leave This Training With
A variety of the most popular Liberating Structure* methods
Hands-on and engaging tools for your online board meetings
Alternatives to typical video conferencing
Skills to facilitate productive and meaningful meetings online
Tools to build meaningful connections between individual members of the board
Ideas on how to leverage Zoom breakout rooms and chat
*About Liberating Structures
Liberating Structures is the next big thing for organizations tired of the same old meetings, gatherings, and events. Already spreading through the technology ecosystem, Liberating Structures are simple social techniques that distribute participation more widely while drawing out greater difference and variation within groups. Making waves in the United States and around the globe, and with a growing following in the Agile and Scrum worlds, Liberating Structures ignite the interest and energy of leaders and teams.