Re: Reducing the board size
- From: Jeff Waugh <jdub perkypants org>
- To: Bill Haneman <Bill Haneman Sun COM>
- Cc: foundation-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Reducing the board size
- Date: Thu, 27 Oct 2005 11:00:11 +0200
<quote who="Bill Haneman">
> Jeff Waugh wrote:
> > I'm saying no because in the general case, it's not basic agreement that
> > is the problem, it's the finality and commitment of execution that is.
> > Even on this particular issue, there was broad agreement among board
> > members (in the past) that a smaller board would be more capable of
> > making quick decisions,
> I don't agree that there was broad agreement, and I was on the Board at
> the time.
Note: "there was broad agreement among board members (in the past) that a
smaller board would be more capable of making quick decisions". That does
*not* imply that there was absolute consensus to go ahead and reduce the
number of directors - obviously, because that's the bloody problem!
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