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Gerald "Bummy" Burstein

6 1/2 x 5 1/2 Paperback

120 pages

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Bummy's Successful Meeting Procedures: A Parliamentarian's Basic Guide

This guide gives you the definitions, signs, procedures, and all the whys and wherefores that can help you make group meetings fulfill their purpose more quickly, more effectively, and more enjoyably than ever before. Section One defines the principles of standard parliamentary procedures and illustrates the signs for each order of business. Section Two explains why the minutes should be kept and the necessary content of minutes. Section Three presents examples of common errors made during a meeting with ways to correct them. Section Four provides a dictionary of traditional and newly created signs for parliamentary procedures.

A portion of the sales of Bummy's products is donated to the Gallaudet University G. “Bummy” Burstein '50 Fund.

Gerald “Bummy” Burstein is a member of the National Association of Parliamentarians (NAP) and a Certified Professional Parliamentarian of the American Institute of Parliamentarians (AIP).