Saturday, November 18, 2017

Communicating With Board Members:
Motivating Buy-in, Collaboration and Action
Recorded on September 1, 2015



Are you frustrated by how hard it is to get volunteers to collaborate?  Are your efforts to win Board buy-in for new initiatives hitting a wall? Is it almost impossible to get your Board to take action? That’s the case in so many associations today—especially given the deep communication differences that can divide younger association executives and older Board members.

Well, you can’t change your Board, but you can change how you communicate with them. In fact, making simple changes in how you communicate can make a startling difference in your ability to move forward more smoothly and quickly than ever.

Start with proven strategies that bridge the communication divide!

Register now for Communicating With Board Members: Motivating Buy-in, Collaboration and Action.

In this 90-minute webinar, Jill Schiefelbein—“The Dynamic Communicator”—reveals communication and feedback strategies for helping your staff work brilliantly with Board members. Whether you’re dealing with a generational divide or difficult personalities, you’ll learn what to say (and not to say) plus how to use strategies that make it so much easier to achieve buy-in from even the most challenging volunteers.

Better relations with Boomers to Millennials.  You’ll discover simple tactics that keep tensions from escalating and derailing what you want to accomplish. You’ll also learn how to adapt your communication style for Board demographics and personalities, and switch on powerful persuasion with three communication strategies for achieving buy-in faster and more effectively. Plus, you’ll have the chance to ask your own questions during the Q&A portion of the webinar.

Reserve your space now to learn the rules—and secrets—for great communication with your Board, including: 

  • 5 rules for giving actionable feedback that is well received
  • How to navigate generational communication issues, from Boomers to Millennials and in between
  • 3 communication strategies for achieving buy-in from your volunteers
  • Presentation skills that make you more effective—and persuasive—when communicating to board members
  • How to align board communication channels with your organization’s culture
  • Secrets for using clear roles and responsibilities to promote positive general staff-Board interactions

Bottom line: Your staff may not see eye-to-eye with Board members, but with the skills and strategies you’ll learn in this webinar, you can still achieve your mission!

Register now for Communicating With Board Members: Motivating Buy-in, Collaboration and Action.

Meet Your Webinar Leader
Speaker, author, entrepreneur and recovering academic Jill Schiefelbein is The Dynamic Communicator™. From analyzing classified documents obtained from military raids of terrorist camps to assess jihad messaging strategies, to starting and managing an online education office serving 60,000+ students, to her own entrepreneurial ventures, Jill successfully creates and executes communication strategies help people and companies solve problems, retain and develop employees, and enhance the bottom line. With eight years of business-building, eleven years of university teaching, sixteen years of speaking experience and a desire to help businesses and individuals reach their goals, Jill is uniquely positioned to help you and your business utilize dynamic communication to accelerate results. She is co-author of Business and Professional Communication in the Global Workplace, a frequent guest on business podcasts, and an official video partner and contributing writer for Entrepreneur. Learn more at and follow Jill on Twitter @dyanmicjill.

Who Will Benefit
This webinar is of value to membership organizations, nonprofits, trade associations and association management and consulting companies.  Attendees who will benefit the most include:

  • Executive Directors
  • C-Suite Executives
  • Communications Directors
  • Board Members
  • Association Consultants

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Qty. Price Product Name
$215.00 Communicating With Board Members: OnDemand Recording (Active for 12 months from 09/01/2015)
$1397.00 The Association Webinar Training Pass (Includes 12 months of unlimited live and archived webinars)