Snares in the Agenda
Pretend that you are about to conduct a board meeting. Which of the following motions will eat up most of the time?
- To remove reserved parking spaces for board members.
- To spend $1,200,000 on a research study.
- To change the organization's slogan from "Making You Glad" to "Making You Happy."
[If you answered 1 and 3, you understand the psychology of committees. If your answer was 2, you are far too rational.]