While Robertas Rules of Order has long been the standard guide to parliamentary procedure, many readers find the manual too daunting and complex to utilize its full potential. In Notes and Comments on qRobertas Rulesq, fourth edition, authors Jim Slaughter, Gaut Ragsdale, and Jon Ericson skillfully guide users through the intricate pathways of the latest edition of Robertas Rules, transforming the often intimidating parliamentary guidebook into an easy-to-use tool. Notes and Comments explains in simple terms the individual motions found in Robertas Rules, presents extensive tips and suggestions regarding possible modifications to Robertas practices; allows readers to witness the vigorous debate about the rules within the notes section; and compares major parliamentary authorities. A reader-friendly question-and-answer format provides immediate solutions to the most common quandaries that arise during the meeting process, and a card featuring simplified charts of parliamentary motions is available for the useras quick reference. An essential volume for members of nonprofits, voluntary associations, unions, condo and homeowner associations, student organizations, and government bodies, Notes and Comments on aRobertas Rulesa makes parliamentary procedure accessible to meeting participants as never before. Each section of this authoritative, straightforward guide is designed to empower participants with the confidence and knowledge necessary to navigate any meeting, large or small, with the utmost efficiency. 2013 Winner of the Phifer Award from the National Communication AssociationParliamentary authors have long advocated simplified meeting procedures. ... Rules ofOrder because he saw the need for a modern, simple code ofparliamentary procedure for voluntary organizations. ... parliamentary procedure, see Jim Slaughter, The Complete Idiota#39;s Guide to Parliamentary Procedure Fast-Track (Newanbsp;...
|Title||:||Notes and Comments on Robert's Rules, Fourth Edition|
|Author||:||Jim Slaughter, Gaut Ragsdale, Jon L Ericson|
|Publisher||:||SIU Press - 2012-11-13|