This is a great illustration of what an association management company can do for your nonprofit organization. Think about it this way, is your board's work and effort adding value to the mission of the association or is it sliced and diced into project and activities that don't actually make the association better able to achieve its vision?
Seth's Blog: Clearing the decks
The example may not be about an association, but imagine if it were? If all those little, day-to-day activities were attended to by a professional and skilled staff, how would your volunteer leadership structure its time and focus its energy? What could your organization accomplish?