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    What are the responsibilities of the board of directors? Please provide an example of a board director that did not meet its responsibilities.

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    Let's take a closer look at one list of responsibilities, which you can draw on for your final response..

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    1. What are the responsibilities of the board of directors? Please provide an example of a board director that did not meet its responsibilities.(200-300 words)

    According to BoardSource, there are ten responsibilities for nonprofit boards, which are also relevant to for-profit boards. They include:

    1. Determine the Organization's Mission and Purpose. The statement of mission and purposes should demonstrate the the organization's goals, means, and primary constituents served. It is the board of directors' responsibility to create the mission statement and review it periodically for accuracy and validity. Each individual board member should fully understand and support it.

    2. Select the Executive. Boards must reach consensus on the chief executive's job description and undertake a careful search process to find the most qualified individual for the position.

    3. Support the Executive and Review His or Her Performance. The board should ...

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