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Chairing a board meeting in virtual times

Chairing a board meeting in virtual times Navigating the global events of 2020 has been very challenging for organisations world wide. Boards are finding themselves in uncharted waters and it is a scary place.  This article discussed Chairing a Board Meeting in Virtual Times. Financial stability, health and safety of employees, political and regulation changes are just some of the …

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How a board manages crisis communications

How a board manages crisis communications Every board director and Board will have to manage crisis communications at some point in time. How a Board Manages Crisis Communications through a Crisis will determine whether it survives or otherwise. Surviving a crisis is not down to luck, it’s down to preparation and practice. For Boards and Directors crisis management requires them …

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Diversity and inclusion in the boardroom

Diversity and inclusion in the boardroom Diversity and Inclusion is all about people and organisations. Diversity is about empowering people by respecting and appreciating what makes them different. This includes age, gender, ethnicity, religion, disability, sexual orientation, education and national origin. Inclusion is an organisation wide approach to practices. Practices in which different individuals or groups are culturally and socially …

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Diploma in Corporate Governance and EdTech

Diploma in Corporate Governance and EdTech One of the primary drivers for the creation of the Corporate Governance Institute is the lack of globally recognised standards within the boardroom and amongst directors in general.  So, we created a Diploma in Corporate Governance in an effort to alleviate this problem.  We are starting the process of “codifying” what it means to be a modern director.   …

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What does corporate governance mean?

What does corporate governance mean? Corporate governance defines a set of rules and best practices, along with a series of associated processes that determines how an organisation should be managed and controlled.  Corporate governance ensures that the interests of the stakeholders of an organisation are appropriately balanced, ensuring that the various parties’ interests are met. The stakeholders may include:  Shareholders …

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How to become a paid non-executive director (NED)

How to become a paid non-executive director (NED) For many aspiring directors, getting paid as a non-executive director (or a number of them) will be part of planning as they come to the end of their executive career. So, at this sage in their life they are asking themselves “How to Become a Paid Non-Executive Director (NED)” It’s a fact that …

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