Whether you’re exploring career opportunities related to governance, already supporting a board, or simply curious about how board roles intersect with executive leadership, this session takes you inside the boardroom, beginning with a look at the foundations of good governance. Examine emerging governance priorities that affect boards and learn what’s expected of governance professionals – the people who support boards and serve as a liaison between the board, the leadership team, and other key stakeholders. We’ll look at transferable skills you can bring to the boardroom, and how to hold your own and thrive as you interact with influential people.
- Confidence through credibility: the foundations and principles of good governance
- Roles, responsibilities, and opportunities to influence board effectiveness
- Board dynamics: relationships, conflicts, and traits to help you thrive as a governance professional