IoD Buckinghamshire, Directors Briefing, Have you got what it takes to be a Non-Executive Director?

IoD Bucks & Milton Keynes Directors Briefing with David Doughty at Hartwell – “Have you got what it takes to be a Non-Executive Director?” Location: Hartwell House Date: 25 February 2016 Time: 07:30 – 09:30 Email Event Bookings Price shown exclude VAT unless otherwise stated. Member price: £25.00 +VAT Non-member price: £30.00 +VAT Book tickets If you’ve ever wanted to findContinue reading “IoD Buckinghamshire, Directors Briefing, Have you got what it takes to be a Non-Executive Director?”

Non-Executive Directors – ‘Guinea Pigs’ or highly trained professionals?

In terms of Non-Executive directors, we still seem to have a number of “Guinea pigs” – the titled, current or former politicians and the well-connected who occupy a string of boards without seemingly having the qualifications to do so.

IoD Young Business Forum (Bath/Bristol) – Thursday 20 March 2014

IoD Young Business Forum (Bath/Bristol) Thursday 20 March 2014 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM at: Waterhouse, Waterhouse Lane, Monkton Combe, Bath BA2 7JB Google Maps The IoD Young Business Forum (YBF) has been created to reach out to ambitious directors and create a safe place for them to interact, learn and engage with peersContinue reading “IoD Young Business Forum (Bath/Bristol) – Thursday 20 March 2014”

A head start for novices

New duties make the classroom a better place to learn than the boardroom Hannah Prevett Sunday Times Published: 12 May 2013 Chartered Director Nick Baldwin: ‘You’re responsible individually as a director’ The received wisdom is that new directors learn on the job. If they are not equipped with the necessary skills when they accept theirContinue reading “A head start for novices”

How to become a Non-Executive Director – Bristol 19 March 2013

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, March 19 2013 to find out how you can become a Non-Executive Director. “Excellent course giving a clear picture of the role, theContinue reading “How to become a Non-Executive Director – Bristol 19 March 2013”

Finance for Non Finance Directors – Oxford 7 March 2013

Finance for Non Finance Directors: Financial Business Management Tools and Financial Business Concepts for non-finance executive and non-executive directors This course will provide essential knowledge of the key financial management issues and concepts needed by all Directors, Consultants or current or aspiring Non-Executive Directors in order to be effective members of the boards of private,Continue reading “Finance for Non Finance Directors – Oxford 7 March 2013”

How to become a Non-Executive Director – Oxford 26 February 2013

Find out how you can obtain a Non-Executive Director position by booking a place on this interactive 1-day course. “As an introduction to the world of NED’s this course is well structured to give an honest and practical insight in to how to identify and prepare for a move in this direction. Money well spent!”Continue reading “How to become a Non-Executive Director – Oxford 26 February 2013”

All company directors need to have a basic understanding of financial matters

How well do you understand your company’s financial accounts? As a company director, regardless of whether you are an executive or non-executive director, you have a legal obligation to exercise reasonable care, skill and diligence in the execution of your board duties. This is particularly true when it comes to the financial affairs of the business. TheContinue reading “All company directors need to have a basic understanding of financial matters”

How to become a Non Executive Director – Monday 26 November, Oxford

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 – Monday 26 November, Oxford”

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”