Size is just a symptom of a board pack that has become unwieldy and difficult to read. Some writers think that by providing everything there is to know about a topic, they are covering themselves. The problem is that key messages can get lost in the detail and then directors are not well-informed. They fail to meet their due diligence obligations.
Mary Morel uses the following process to help reduce the size of your board pack:
When you reduce the length of a board pack in a considered way, you improve its clarity, readability and transparency. The end result is better governance.
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