Finding the Right University, School or Programme for Non-Executive Directors

Finding the Right University, School or Programme for Non-Executive Directors As many non-executive directors know, there is not one programme you can take to become a non-executive director. Non-executive directors often serve on various boards in different industries and organisations. However, there are certain courses every non-executive director should focus on including leadership, management and…

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What is the best Governance Framework – and why?

The manner in which a corporate board of directors is governed is directly connected with the industry in which the business operates. However, with that recognised, there are governance framework considerations that transcend both industries and individual corporations. There is a board governance framework that is¬†generally appropriate to virtually any type of corporate enterprise operating…

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What are the Main Differences for a Non-Exec Working in the Public Sector and Private Sector?

Unfortunately, the topic of the differences between NED’s in the public sector and NEDs in the private sector is not a greatly researched topic. However, it is immensely important to gain an insight into the distinctions between the two roles, subsequently allowing both, boards and non-execs to understand how non-execs may be able to cross…

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Non Executive Director Career: What does the firm need to include in a non-exec agreement template?

There are many benefits to this position including flexibility, authority and convenience. Here are the necessary elements of a non-exec agreement. Non-Exec Director Offers Wider Perspective Firms hire non-execs to offer an outsider vantage point. At times, internal executives can be too timid to offer contradictory viewpoints on corporate issues. A NED can offer a…

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