Your board needs a policy manual, but there’s no need to write one from scratch. Use this template!
Follow this easy to use 15-page template created by the Andringa Group and feel confident:
- That all the important things are covered
- You have a structure to continually add and update policies
- That you have tool for training board members
Creating policies is crucial to ensure the board can be effective. A Board Policy Manual (BPM) covers roles and responsibilities, board expectations, limitations, and freedoms of authority for the CEO, impact measurements and more.
Creating a policy manual is the first order of business for a healthy board and an ongoing function of a board committee.