Finding the right training course(s) or programme(s) for non-executive directors

How do I find the right training courses as a non-executive director?   There are a myriad of training courses dedicated to non-executive directors. To select the right course for you, consider: learning objectives: What are you trying to achieve? delivery: How do you want the learnings to be delivered: self-paced, online interactive, in-person, a…

Is Being on the Remuneration Committee a Headache or an Opportunity?

One non-executive position that is often viewed with an exceptional amount of ambiguity is the assignment to the remuneration committee. The remuneration committee is a board within the board that is established for the purpose of ensuring that all remuneration arrangements work within the structure of the business strategy for the purpose of the motivation,…

What compensation can you expect as a non-executive?

If you are considering becoming a non-executive director (NED or NXD), you probably want to know what the compensation is. Who are the best paid NEDs? For which kind of companies are they working for? What Compensation Can I Expect as a Non-Executive Director? Written by NEDonBoard and edited by Elise Perraud in October 2021…

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5 guidelines for newly appointed non-executive directors

5 guidelines for newly appointed non-executive directors   The most important aspect of being a non-executive director is that you have an expertise, skills and knowledge to bring to the table. To contribute to the sustainable success of the organisation on which board you serve, there are important guidelines that every NED should follow.  …

Definition: ‘Non-executive director’

A member of a company’s board of directors who is not part of the executive team. A non-executive director (NED) typically does not engage in the day-to-day management of the organisation, but is involved in policy making and planning exercises. In addition, non-executive directors’ responsibilities include the monitoring of the executive directors, and to act…