How to Inspire Others in a Board?

Oftentimes, board meetings can be monotonous and can get boring when members are made to go through the motions every time. Board members can feel from time to time that they would rather be elsewhere than sit through many hours of mind-numbing discussions. It is really unfortunate that board members who are the most effective […]

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Success to Significance: Advantages of Serving on a Board

Not everyone has the opportunity to serve on the board of large multi-national companies or publicly traded firms but that does not mean that you cannot reap the benefits which serving in a board provides for your career. Non-Profit organisations, trade associations and other smaller companies are usually a good place to start and they […]

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Are Independent Board Directors Doing More Harm than Good?

Contrary to board compositions in the past, independent directors have been increasingly hailed as the solution for better returns in the case of shareholders. However, research is inconclusive in this regard, and harks back to studies conducted in the 1980’s, which observed that independent directors would act as a system of checks and balances for […]

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Best Ways to get Introduced to Influential Chair & Board Directors

It is imperative to understand the art and craft of introduction before getting introduced to an influential Chair or Board of Directors. It doesn’t matter if you are speaking to a team of 100 people, a board of about 10 individuals or at a private networking event; it is very vital to capture the attention […]

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What is the Difference Between Advisory Board vs Board of Directors

Keeping a reliable group of advisors is a significant aspect of ensuring that your business is growing in the right direction. Typically, one can observe two variations of a board – the advisory board and the board of directors. Every company looks for a diverse range of channels to give them trusted advisory services, which […]

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