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Jun
12
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2018
9:00 am The Effective Non-Executive Dire... @ The Plaza
The Effective Non-Executive Dire... @ The Plaza
Jun 12 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
The Effective Non-Executive Director – Liverpool 12 June 2018 @ The Plaza
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[...]
Jun
26
Tue
2018
9:00 am How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Lockside
How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Lockside
Jun 26 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
How to become a Non-Executive Director – Birmingham 26 June 2018 @ Lockside
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[...]
Jul
17
Tue
2018
9:00 am How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Manchester One
How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Manchester One
Jul 17 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
How to become a Non-Executive Director – Manchester 17 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
9:00 am How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Institute of Directors
How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Institute of Directors
Sep 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
How to become a Non-Executive Director – London 11 September 2018 @ 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[...]
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[...]

ISS advocates AGM vote abstention for ex-Carillion audit chair Andrew Dougal

Governance adviser ISS recommends to clients they abstain from voting in favour of Andrew Dougal’s reappointment at Victrex, until his role in Carillion’s collapse is clarified.

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Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust, Non-executive director and an Associate Non-executive director

Non-executive director and an Associate Non-executive director – Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust We are recruiting a Non-executive director and an Associate Non-executive director at Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust. This is an exceptional opportunity to share your talents and expertise to make a positive difference to the lives of people in your […]

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Accounts Commission for Scotland – Members

Appointment of up to four Members – Accounts Commission for Scotland Reference: 1391 Remuneration: £273.71 per day Location: Edinburgh, City of Closing date: 23 February 2018 at midnight Would you like to play a central role in influencing and improving how councils and other public bodies address the challenges facing Scotland and help people’s lives? The […]

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Firm accused of helping businesses dodge creditors goes into liquidation

There are concerns Melbourne-based company SMEs R Us, which is accused of helping company directors hide cash and assets from the tax office, will never be properly investigated after it was placed into liquidation.

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Commonwealth Bank ‘still putting profit before people’ over CEO appointment

The man who first blew the whistle on dubious practices at the Commonwealth Bank has condemned the appointment of the new chief executive and says he does not have high hopes for the banking royal commission.

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Confidence high in harassment and misconduct policies after Weinstein

Few organisations have overhauled their harassment and misconduct policies, despite the Harvey Weinstein scandal and the #metoo campaign.

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ISS recommends AGM vote abstention for ex-Carillion audit chair Andrew Dougal

Governance adviser ISS recommends to clients they abstain from voting in favour of Andrew Dougal’s reappointment at Victrex, until his role in Carillion’s collapse is clarified.

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CBA doubles down as boss of scandal plagued retail bank gets top job

Faced with mounting community and political pressure to tidy up its mounting scandals, the CBA has not opted to get a new broom, writes Carrington Clarke.

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Watchdog to probe KPMG over its audit of Carillion

The watchdog overseeing the Carillion audit reveals that it will examine the work of KPMG as auditor of the collapsed construction company.

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Board moves at Haynes Publishing, Findel and Interserve

Haynes Publishing motors forward with boardroom changes; Findel sees a non-exec departure and appointment; and a legal specialist joins Interserve.

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