When Should I Train My Student Leaders?

When should I train my student leaders? That’s a question I get a lot. And the answer is that it varies from school to school, what stage of leadership your student leaders are at, and what you are trying to accomplish. Since I can’t cover every conceivable situation in this email, … [read more »]

Meeting Essentials: Quorum, Voting, and Abstentions!

Oh, really, Dave? You’re doing a blog about quorums, voting, and abstentions? Yes, because many clubs and organizations may not know what these mean, how they work, or the impact on decisions they make. So, send this to them as a guide! Quorum: Quorum is the amount of members of a … [read more »]

7 Keys to Student Leadership Customer Service

A lot of the speaking and training that I do is for student governments, orientation leaders, programming boards, and officers of clubs and organizations at retreats, leadership conferences, and in workshop settings. The information that I present and the questions that I am asked about campus leadership have helped me realize that it is important to … [read more »]

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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832)