Getting Board Ready and Beyond

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4pmWorkshop concludes

Workshop overview

This three hour workshop, facilitated by Simon Telfer, will provide practical guidance and useful tools to assist with applying for and successfully securing board positions – whether you are seeking your first board role or are looking to grow your existing governance portfolio.

Maximum learning outcomes are achieved by the analysis of real-life case studies and examples, and by encouraging interactive discussion. Simon will also share his research around governance appointments in New Zealand.

Key areas covered

  • challenging motivations for undertaking board roles
  • creating a strategy for securing governance roles
  • identifying personal board strengths
  • developing a governance CV
  • building your governance network
  • applying and interviewing for board positions
  • due diligence before accepting roles
  • Who will benefit

  • directors looking to grow their governance portfolio
  • executives transitioning in to board roles
  • aspiring directors looking to get their first board position
  • All attendees will receive comprehensive handouts, including notes and a Governance CV template


    Members - $299 (GST incl.)
    Non-members - $349 (GST incl.)


    Grant Thornton
    152 Fanshawe Street
    Auckland CBD

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    Note: No refunds will be given if cancelled within 48 hours prior to the event

    • 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm

    • 17 May 2018

    • Grant Thornton

    • 349.00