How becoming a non-executive director could help your career

Re-posted from the Guardian Thursday 4 October 2012 Many professionals with portfolio careers become non-executive directors to gain extra experience and income. Robert Wright discusses how to secure a position and balance the workload Over the last decade there has been a growth in ‘portfolio careers’ – a living derived from having multiple simultaneous jobs on aContinue reading “How becoming a non-executive director could help your career”

How to become a Non-Executive Director – Bristol 19 November 2012

The How to become a Non-Executive Director course helps you to plan and prepare for your first NED position. It instils a real sense of what is expected of NEDs, and how you can meet the challenge. This one-day interactive course is aimed at aspiring NEDs and covers essential knowledge about roles, responsibilities, strategy and corporate governance that areContinue reading “How to become a Non-Executive Director – Bristol 19 November 2012”

How best to choose and get the most out of an audit committee.

  What criteria should be used in selecting an audit committee? The fundamental criterion for the selection of audit committee members is that they are independent non-executive directors. It is important that at least one of the members of an audit committee has a financial background and it is essential that all audit committee membersContinue reading “How best to choose and get the most out of an audit committee.”

Introduction to Marketing for Small Charities

Date: Friday 14th Dec 2012 Time: 9:30am – 4:30pm Location: London Venue: Institute of Fundraising – London Directions / Address Add to Calendar BOOK NOW This course is for anyone looking to find out more about marketing. It will ground you in the essentials of marketing theory and practice, and give you practical knowledge to take back and useContinue reading “Introduction to Marketing for Small Charities”

Are you thinking about becoming a Non-Executive Director?

  The How to become a Non-Executive Director course helps you to plan and prepare for your first NED position. It instils a real sense of what is expected of NEDs, and how you can meet the challenge. This one-day interactive course is aimed at aspiring NEDs and covers essential knowledge about roles, responsibilities, strategy and corporate governance thatContinue reading “Are you thinking about becoming a Non-Executive Director?”