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Oct
23
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
Oct 23 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
How to become a Non-Executive Director – London 23 October 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[...]
Nov
27
Tue
2018
9:00 am How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ The Waterfront
How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ The Waterfront
Nov 27 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
How to become a Non-Executive Director – Bristol 27 November 2018 @ The Waterfront
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 27 2018 to[...]
Jun
11
Tue
2019
9:00 am The Effective Non-Executive Dire... @ The Plaza
The Effective Non-Executive Dire... @ The Plaza
Jun 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
The Effective Non-Executive Director – Liverpool 11 June 2019 @ 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[...]
Oct
8
Tue
2019
9:00 am The Effective Non-Executive Dire... @ Institute of Directors
The Effective Non-Executive Dire... @ Institute of Directors
Oct 8 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
The Effective Non-Executive Director – London 8 October 2019 @ 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
6
Wed
2019
9:00 am The Effective Non-Executive Dire... @ Institute of Directors
The Effective Non-Executive Dire... @ Institute of Directors
Nov 6 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
The Effective Non-Executive Director – London 6 November 2019 @ 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[...]

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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