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Rules of Order - Demystified
 
'Calling the Question' (Part 2)     NEW
 
Seconding a Motion: Myths versus Facts     NEW
 
Can an Amendment Introduce an Entirely New Option?
 
Do Rules Enable Effectiveness or Impede It?
 
It's Like Pushing the PAUSE button
 
Is it OK to Raise a Voting Threshold?
 
An Emphatic Tone or Definitive Knowledge?
 
Common Myths about Nominations and Elections
 
Must the Chair Be Neutral?
 
A Trick Question     
 
Are Term Limits Advisable?     
 
Re-visiting a Previous Decision
 
Pay me Now or Pay me Later   
 
Go Learn the Rules?   
 
Dont's Sign That Blank Cheque !!   
 
Vanishing Quorum as a Strategy   
 
Approval in Principle: What Does it Mean?   
 
Can the Chair Say No?   
 
A Script For Nominations and Elections   
 
Should Negative Motions Be Allowed?    
 
Should Proxy Voting Be Allowed?  
 
Does an Ex-officio Member Vote?   
 
Calling the Question   
 
What does a Tie Vote Mean?   
 
Avoiding Nasty Surprises at a Meeting 
 
Can the Chair be "Challenged"?
 
Just What Is a Registered Parliamentarian?
 
Using Rules of Order Sensibly and Intelligently
 
Participation Guidelines for Large Meetings
 
What's Arising from the Minutes?
 
Is a Motion to Receive a Report Necessary?
 
A Rescue from those Confusing Amendments

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