Become a school governor as a start to your NED career

Exploring the school governor non-executive opportunity

Start your journey to the boardroom with a school governor role Recommendations and guidance from an experienced school Governor and Chair of Governors   If you are starting your journey to become a non-executive director, you might want to consider becoming a school governor as a first step to building your portfolio career. The jobs…

What does it take to be an effective international non-executive director? An expert view with Frank Lewis

What does it take to be an effective non-executive director, in the UK and internationally? An expert view with Frank Lewis   Note: Recorded in 2016 and edited by the NEDonBoard team in 2021.   Frank Lewis is an experienced chair and non-executive director.   We asked Frank how his expectations of being a non-executive…

How do you become a non-executive director and what is then expected of you: an expert view with Benjamin Chilcott

How do you become a non-executive director and what is then expected of you? An expert view with Benjamin Chilcott   Note: Recorded in 2016 and edited by the NEDonBoard Team in 2021   Benjamin Chilcott is an experienced non-executive director. We asked him what expectations are placed upon him in his NED roles and how…

What are the main differences between NED roles in the private and public sectors?

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 understand the distinctions between the roles, subsequently allowing both, boards and non-executives to understand how non-executives may be able to cross the divide that exists in the two different…

What should be included in a non-executive agreement or NED contract?

The appointment of a non-executive director is a contract for services and not a contract of employment. The NED or non-executive contract or agreement is referred as a letter of appointment and some key elements should be included. The article highlights some of the terms that incoming non-executive directors should expect when they review the…