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How Has the Non Executive Director Role have Changed between 2008 and 2015?

Not too long ago, many non-executive directors, or NEDs, played more of a ceremonial role in the board rather than a truly functional one. Many were appointed by senior executives simply to add some gravitas to a board, without toppling the applecart. However, the role and responsibilities of non-executive directors are rapidly changing. The days…

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What do you need to include in your Non Executive Director (NED) CV?

Writing your non-executive director CV is one of the steps to becoming a non-executive director, which aspiring and transitioning NEDs may underestimate. A good NED CV is a sales document, which outlines your unique value proposition for a board and demonstrates the skills, expertise and experience that a board is looking to recruit.  A well-written…

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How to Recruit the Right Non-Executive Director for Your Firm?

How to Recruit the Right NED for Your Company Many businesses, including smaller ones, employ the services of non-executive directors, or NEDs. A non-executive director does not assume the day-to-day running of a company but rather provides businesses with guidance and helps them make longer-term specific or strategic project-based decisions. Additionally, a non-executive director is…

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