If you really want to get a board appointment, then in-person board research should never be overlooked.
When executed properly, online board research should elevate you above the competition in the board appointment process.
Regardless of how you might be appointed, the Chairperson is the key to a board appointment.
To put simply, there are only four ways that board appointments are made. Which ones should you be focussing on?
Commercial board appointments are appealing for many because they offer an opportunity to build your career and be remunerated.
The transition from executive to non-executive director is highly competitive and difficult. Follow these 5 steps to your first board role.
What is 2022 going to look like for you? If a board role in 2022 is what you want, then now is the time to plan.
Many believe that prior governance experience and executive skills are the most important board selection criteria, but should you be focussing on 3 others?
There are just five core elements that organisations want to find in a new non executive director.
You need to develop a board pitch that clearly defines the reasons you should be considered for a board appointment.
There are countless variables at play and everyone’s aspirations will differ. However, when thinking about a board appointment, it is true to say that ‘the harder you work, the luckier you will get’.
We cover everything about getting a board role in Australia including board aspirations, roadblocks, personal connections, leveraging your C-suite experience, skills matrix & board fit, in-demand demand board roles & skills.
Successful Board Directors or NEDs are united by some common traits. A range of soft skill that enables them to add individual value and that in turn drive their board careers.
Men are confident about their ability, but women don’t feel confident until they’ve checked off each item on the list.
Rejection is part of the process of gaining a board appointment. Staying positive and building your confidence is critical.
If you don’t have the right networks - Are you wasting your time? Absolutely not.