publication . Article . Preprint . 2009

identifying competencies of volunteer board members of community sports clubs

A. BALDUCK; A. VAN ROSSEM; M. BUELENS;
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  • Published: 30 Apr 2009 Journal: Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly, volume 39, pages 213-235 (issn: 0899-7640, eissn: 1552-7395, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications
Abstract
This study contributes to the emerging empirical studies on roles and responsibilities of boards in nonprofit organizations by identifying competencies of volunteer board members. We identified how two types of constituents—volunteer board members and sports members—perceived competencies of volunteer board members in community sports clubs. We used the repertory grid technique to draw cognitive maps and to reveal the perceived reality of these constituents. Our results suggest that constituents within a group share similar perceptions of competencies of outstanding performing board members, whereas they agree less on perceptions of poor performing board members...
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free text keywords: “competencies”, “boards”, “cognitive maps”, “board member”, “emotional intelligence”, “social intelligence”, Social Sciences (miscellaneous), Public relations, business.industry, business, Repertory grid, Competence (human resources), Active listening, Emotional intelligence, Perception, media_common.quotation_subject, media_common, Sociology, Cognitive map, Social intelligence, Empirical research
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publication . Article . Preprint . 2009

identifying competencies of volunteer board members of community sports clubs

A. BALDUCK; A. VAN ROSSEM; M. BUELENS;