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2017
9:00 am The Effective Non-Executive Dire... @ Institute of Directors
The Effective Non-Executive Dire... @ Institute of Directors
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The Effective Non-Executive Director – London 9 November 2017 @ Institute of Directors
The effective Non-Executive Director course helps you to be an effective non-executive director. It instils a real sense of what is expected of NEDs, and how you can meet the challenge. This one-day interactive course is aimed[...]
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9:00 am How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Orchard Street Business Centre
How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Orchard Street Business Centre
Nov 21 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
How to become a Non-Executive Director – Bristol 21 November 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, November 21 2017 to[...]
Jul
11
Wed
2018
9:00 am How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Manchester One
How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Manchester One
Jul 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
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[...]
Sep
11
Tue
2018
9:30 am How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Scotland Study Centre
How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Scotland Study Centre
Sep 11 @ 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
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[...]

Acquire Learning fined $4.5m after targeting vulnerable students

Controversial education broker Acquire Learning is fined $4.5 million after the Federal Court finds the company misled and deceived vulnerable students, convincing them to sign up for courses they were unlikely to complete.

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There’s no one-size-fits-all approach to boosting diversity and business growth  

Diversity in business is often misunderstood, leading to under-representation and stilted career advancement for minority and marginalised professionals. But there are ways to tackle this, while boosting improving performance.

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Hong Kong explores new share structures

Hong Kong exchange will debate the possibility of a new trading board offering alternative share structures.

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Crozier takes board role at Whitbread

Television chief takes first non-executive role after revealing he is to quit ITV.

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Catalyst Housing: Non-Executive Directors

Catalyst Housing – Board member £6k p.a plus reasonable expenses London Closing: Thursday 15th June 2017 at 12 noon ABOUT THE ROLE Catalyst is one of the leading housing associations in London and the South East, and houses more than 40,000 people. We provide social, affordable and intermediate rental homes, sheltered housing, care homes, shared […]

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Elexon Limited: Independent Non-Executive Director

Independent Non-Executive Director Recruiter: Elexon Limited Location: London Salary: £28,800 Posted: 22 May 2017 Closes: 05 Jun 2017 Position/Level: Board, Director Responsibilities: Executive Management, Strategy Sector: Energy Contract Type: Non-executive director Language: English ELEXON Limited plays a vital role in the smooth operation of the UK’s wholesale electricity market and administers the electricity balancing and settlement arrangements for Great Britain. These […]

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Korn Ferry International (UK): Non-Executive Director – Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG)

Non-Executive Directors – Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG) Recruiter: Korn Ferry International (UK) Location: Variable Salary: Commensurate with position in the public sector Posted: 23 May 2017 Closes: 06 Jun 2017 Position/Level: Board, Director Responsibilities: Compliance, Finance, Legal, Strategy Sector: Financial Services, Public Sector The Private Infrastructure Development Group Trust (PIDG) is a multi-donor organisation that aims to increase […]

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Gatenby Sanderson: Up to two Non-executive Directors

Up to two Non-executive Directors Recruiter: Gatenby Sanderson Location: London/Oxford Salary: £32,000 for up to 30 days per year Posted: 24 May 2017 Closes: 23 Jun 2017 Job Function: Non Executive Director Industry: IT & Telecoms Nominet plays a vital role in the UK internet. Recognised as a part of the UK’s critical infrastructure, Nominet is the […]

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The Community Housing Group: Board Member

Board Recruitment Recruiter: The Community Housing Group Location: Worcestershire Salary: £8,782 (c 30 days per year) Posted: 24 May 2017 Closes: 22 Jun 2017 Job Function: Board Member Industry: Public Overview: Board members provide leadership to the Group as a whole and contribute to the Board in setting the strategic vision and direction of the organisation, in line […]

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Giving out perks doesn’t necessarily lead to results

Paying executives extra doesn’t guarantee optimum performance. It’s a question of balance, argue Jenni Henderson and Josh Nicholas.

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