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Nov
9
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2017
9:00 am The Effective Non-Executive Dire... @ Institute of Directors
The Effective Non-Executive Dire... @ Institute of Directors
Nov 9 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
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[...]
Nov
21
Tue
2017
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[...]

FRC updates mission statement and website to improve transparency

Financial Reporting Council sets out a clear message of promoting transparency and integrity among business, while updating its website to improve accessibility.

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King IV on corporate governance: a product of African soil

The highly respected King reports lead global thinking on corporate governance. The most recent report drops the “apply or explain” principle for “apply and explain”—a significant change born of an effort to transform African economies.

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Chair – Seafish Scottish Advisory Committee

Chair – Seafish Scottish Advisory Committee (SSAC) Reference:1304 Remuneration:unremunerated Location:Various locations throughout Scotland Closing date:20 September 2017 at midday Seafish is forming a Seafish Scottish Advisory Committee (SSAC) to enhance the work we carry out in Scotland. The SSAC will cement our partnership approach to delivery and will be a key element of our wider […]

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Publishing pay ratios is ‘crude’, but are a ‘step in the right direction’

Business groups are largely in favour of the government’s planned law to publish pay ratios, but the TUC describes the ‘tick-box’ approach as ‘feeble’.

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National Skills Academy for Financial Services: Chair of Board of Trustees

Chair of Board of Trustees – National Skills Academy for Financial Services Recruiter: National Skills Academy for Financial Services Location: London (Greater) (GB) Salary: The role is unremunerated. Posted: 29 Aug 2017 Closes: 12 Sep 2017 Ref: Nsafs2017PP Position/Level: Board, Chair Responsibilities: Business Development, Strategy Sector: Charity, Financial Services, Not for Profit Contract Type: Non-executive […]

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Imperial War Museums: Appointment of two Trustees.

Appointment of two Trustees – Imperial War Museums Recruiter: Imperial War Museums Location: London (Central), London (Greater) Salary: Unremunerated Posted: 29 Aug 2017 Closes: 25 Sep 2017 Job Function: Trustees Industry: Charities, Education, Public Position Type: Part time IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUMS IWM tells the stories of people who have lived, fought and died in conflicts […]

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Future Directions CIC – Non-Executive Director (Finance) BLUN52911

Non Executive Director (Finance) FD17-54 – Future Directions CIC Recruiter: Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd Location: Oldham, Greater Manchester Salary: £4000 per annum Posted: 25 Aug 2017 Closes: 22 Sep 2017 Ref: BLUN52911 Sectors: Management, Public Sector Contract Type: Permanent Hours: Part Time Future Directions CIC supports people across the North West with learning disabilities. We are […]

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Why directors must engage more broadly with society to restore public trust

If business is to restore public confidence and trust, then responsibility must fall with directors to communicate with society beyond company reporting, argues Irena Prijović of ecoDa.

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Governance reform expands reporting obligation of large UK firms

Large private businesses will be obliged to report on responsibility and their impact upon employees and the wider world, under the government’s follow-up on its green paper.

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Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust – Chair

Chair – Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Recruiter: Gatenby Sanderson Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear Salary: £55,000 for 10 to 12 days per month. Posted: 22 Aug 2017 Closes: 02 Oct 2017 Job Function: Chair Industry: Health, Private, Public Position Type: Part time Chair The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust […]

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