Not all association board meetings run the same. Some homeowners even avoid running for the board out of fear of contention on important association matters with the other members. Whether you meet monthly or quarterly, it is very important to keep the meetings functional. Nothing can be accomplished without majority agreement on the agenda items. Depending on these items, discussions can become intense with little to no resolution in sight. With the right rules of order in place, these problematic agenda items can be handled with ease and business can resume.

Check out this informative article summarizing the “Roberts Rules of Order”, a highly successful guide for functional board meetings.
Wednesday September 10, 2014