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How to become a Non-Executive Director – Bristol 12 September 2017 @ Orchard Street Business Centre
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, September 12 2017 to find[...]
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How to become a Non-Executive Director – London 17 October 2017 @ Institute of Directors
Find out how you can obtain a Non-Executive Director position by booking a place on this interactive 1-day course. ‘A well structured and presented introduction to the responsibilities, challenges and attributes required of being a[...]
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How to become a Non-Executive Director – Bristol 21 November 2017 @ Orchard Street Business Centre
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How to become a Non-Executive Director – Manchester 11 July 2018 @ Manchester One
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[...]
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11
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2018
9:30 am How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Scotland Study Centre
How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Scotland Study Centre
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How to become a Non-Executive Director – Edinburgh 11 September 2018 @ Scotland Study Centre
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, September 11 2018 to[...]

The governance year in review

Scandals, distrust of big business and a belief that business should be about more than turning a profit are some of the themes underlying the big governance stories in 2016.

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The Secret NED: Welcome, Newbies

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Reform and The Bored

Higgins, our resident cartoonist, turns his attention to boardroom diversity.

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Seven West Media launches second investigation into Tim Worner affair

Seven West Media says it will hold a second investigation into allegations arising from the affair between its chief executive Tim Worner and former employee Amber Harrison.

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ASIC investigates Slater and Gordon over possibly ‘falsified’ financial records

The corporate regulator is investigating law firm Slater and Gordon over whether it deliberately falsified or manipulated its financial records and accounts.

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Value creation the missing link in integrated reporting

Integrated reporting is gaining in popularity but a review of recent reports reveals companies still need to link governance structures with value creation over time.

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Corporate commitment to ESG principles will survive Trump

US corporate integration of ESG principles unlikely to be challenged by a Trump presidency because progress made so far has come without the need for legislation that could be repealed.

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Digital tools and integrated reporting

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VW: restoring confidence

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Mind the (pay) gap

The gulf between executive and employee pay is widening, but nomination and remuneration committees should exercise restraint, argues Angeli Benham of Legal & General.

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