Boards and Advisors
Outside oversight and input becomes increasingly vital as a company grows. Official boards of directors and unofficial advisory boards can provide connections and ideas to drive business expansion. The Free Management Library offers an overview of boards of directors.
Advisory boards are a more casual, but still powerful way to bring outside input into your company. Starting an advisory board does not have to be a headache- here are ten tips for getting started.
Mentors, peer groups, and roundtables can also offer important input. To find out about programs in your area, Go to the Resource Navigator and select Mentoring from the category menu.