The 3 Most Common Challenges Faced by New Directors

By Paul Smith, Co-founder & CEO // At the Future Directors Institute, we help people overcome the challenges and obstacles of starting their boardroom careers and finding their ideal positions as non-executive directors, whether that’s on a corporate, non-profit, start-up etc. But our Alumni have often found that once they achieve this initial goal, there are new challenges to deal …

Non-Executives: A changing landscape for the boardroom

By Warwick Peel, Co-founder and Chief Connection Officer // The changing landscape for the NED (non-executive director) is becoming one of great demand and possibility. A non-executive director – someone who is a member of a company’s board yet not on the executive team – is one that doesn’t necessarily engage in the day-to-day runnings of a company but, ultimately, through …