The Governors' Podcast

Agenda Item 08 - Portals, Plugs and Pet Peeves | #TheGovernorsPodcast

May 12, 2021 Onevma Productions Season 1 Episode 8
The Governors' Podcast
Agenda Item 08 - Portals, Plugs and Pet Peeves | #TheGovernorsPodcast
Show Notes

For today's Single Item Agenda (episode), we discuss;

  • Zoom, Microsoft Teams or Google Meets - What Say You?
  • Virtual Meeting Etiquette - Please Mute Your Mic and Cut Your Camera, As Appropriate!
  • Calendar Invites - Is This A “Do” or “Don’t” ?!
  • Which Governor Platforms Do You Use and What Features Do You Like incl. Annotations and Electronic Voting? (BoardPacks vs. BoardEffects, GovernorHub, FireFly, Convene)
  • How To Set Goals and Accomplish Them

DISCLAIMER: Please note that none of the portals/platforms, governor-support or governor-resources organisations mentioned in this recording have sponsored this episode. All commentary throughout this recording is genuine, personal opinion. Please be advised to do your own research before engaging or carrying out transactions with any of these companies.

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Sharon Warmington
--> School Governor, Professional Clerk and Qualified Corporate Governance Practitioner 

Olivia D Hinds
--> Chair of a Teaching and Learning Committee, Safeguarding Link Governor and Diversity and Inclusion Link Governor


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