How to Improve the Performance of Your Board

Find out about free checklists and training resources for directors and boards. On-line and off-line resources supporting directors throughout your career, including Due Diligence before agreeing to join a board, Induction and the first 100 days, Foundation Training and Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

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Free resources to help you improve board performance

Director Due Diligence

Director Due Diligence

essential Due Diligence: The 7 Things You Must Do Before Joining Any Board

This comprehensive 20-page FREE GUIDE shows you how to avoid joining the wrong board and ensure you only take on responsibilities you are willing to accept.

Director Induction Checklist

Director Induction Checklist

All directors should receive induction on joining the board.

A well designed and delivered induction programme enables you to maximise your contribution to the leadership of the organisation in the shortest possible time.

Effective Director Checklist

10 Habits of Highly Effective Directors

What makes the difference between a mediocre director and an effective director is behaviour. And the best way to guarantee effective behaviour is to develop good habits.


Continuing Professional Development

Professional Development Planner and CPD Record

This year planner and record document comes as part of your CPD for Directors subscription. It contains an introduction to CPD, self analysis and planning exercises and monthly record charts.

essential Checklists for Directors and Boards

Checklists for Directors and Boards

These checklists have been compiled as a handy guide to assist you in your performance as a company director.

You can download a copy here or buy the real thing from Amazon.

The New Directors Handbook

The New Directors Handbook

"The New Directors Handbook" helps you become more confident, more effective, more quickly.

You can download three free chapters here or you can purchase a copy of your own.


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