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 …

The Best Tips and Tactics to Build Your Network of Director Mentors

Here at Future Directors, we’re big on the benefits of strong relationships, and the importance of aspiring (and existing) non-executive directors both having, and being, board mentors. Meeting and getting advice from as many directors as possible can be priceless, especially when you’re just starting out. But for a new director, finding one board mentor is hard enough – let …