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How to become a Non-Executive Director – Bristol 23 September 2015

Are you thinking of becoming a Non-Executive Director as part of a Portfolio Career or to develop your boardroom skills prior to taking up an executive director role? Join us on Wednesday, September 23 2015 to find out how you can become a Non-Executive Director “Unlike many courses I have attended in the past, How to become a […]

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Becoming a Non-Executive Director – for Coaches and Mentors – Oxford 15 September 2015

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The Becoming a Non-Executive Director – for Coaches and Mentors course is designed for coaches, mentors and other professionals who possess these skillsets including organisational psychologists and business consultants. It is also of value to anyone who has substantial experience and expertise in harnessing individual as well as team effectiveness […]

Director’s duties, roles and responsibilities – Bristol 30 July 2015

The Director’s duties, roles and responsibilities course provides an essential overview of what is required of a company director together with practical steps that can be taken to ensure that the demands are complied with.

This half-day course is aimed at aspiring or newly appointed directors and covers key knowledge about […]

Need a Non-Executive Director? Here’s how to avoid the pitfalls

Caroline Gourlay June 30, 2015 A good non-exec director can do wonders for an SME, bringing experience and a different perspective, acting as a sounding board and challenging the exec team to ensure they focus on the right stuff: the important not the urgent, the long-term strategy, good corporate governance and so on. And yet companies […

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How to become a Non-Executive Director – Bristol 21 July 2015

Are you thinking of becoming a Non-Executive Director as part of a Portfolio Career or to develop your boardroom skills prior to taking up an executive director role? Join us on Tuesday, July 21 2015 to find out how you can become a Non-Executive Director. “Excellent course giving a clear picture of the role, the skills […

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10 things Non-Executive Directors can do to satisfy their legal responsibilities

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Falling foul of the law can have serious consequences for Non-Executive Directors – here are 10 steps you can take to avoid it happening

The 2006 UK Companies Act, which sets out the legal duties and responsibilities of Company Directors, is one of the longest pieces of legislation ever written. Falling foul of the law […]

How to become a Non-Executive Director – Bristol 24 February 2015

Are you thinking of becoming a Non-Executive Director as part of a Portfolio Career or to develop your boardroom skills prior to taking up an executive director role?

Join us on Tuesday, February 24 2015 to find out how you can become a Non-Executive Director

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So you want to be a Non-Executive Director?

Competition for Non-Executive Director roles is fierce so how do you differentiate yourself from the opposition? There has never been a better time to become a Non-Executive Director. With a growing emphasis on Corporate Governance in boardrooms around the world there is a growing demand for skilled directors who are qualified to be effective board […]

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How to become a Non-Executive Director – Bristol 20 January 2015

Are you thinking of becoming a Non-Executive Director as part of a Portfolio Career or to develop your boardroom skills prior to taking up an executive director role?

Join us on Tuesday, January 20 2015 to find out how you can become a Non-Executive Director

“Unlike many courses I have […]

Working with the board in the 21st century

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Challenges

Boards of organisations of all shapes and sizes in the private, public and voluntary sectors face new challenges due to the way society expects businesses and not-for-profits to behave.

These challenges have been brought about by the corporate excesses of the last century and the dramatic failures of […]