Consent Schedules can save you time in meetings...
A Consent Schedule is a great tool to shorten any meeting Most meetings which people attend contain a number of items on the... 
Apologies – a cautionary tale – they are NOT a list of non-attendees!...
The issue of apologies seem innocent  enough but there can be a sting in the tail. Firstly, just what are apologies? They are... 
Deliberative votes...
A deliberative vote is a vote given to a person because they are a member of the group. The term is usually applied to people... 
Procedural motion or formal motion? Which term to use....
The terms “formal motion” and “procedural motion” mean exactly yhe same thing. They are motions which... 
Main motion or substantive motion? Which term to use....
The term “substantive motion” has been around for a long time and is the term most Australian authorities use. The... 
Moving to the “next business”...
Osmund of Perth has asked a question about the procedural motion “That the meeting proceeds to the next business”....