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Podcast - Becoming a Board Member - 201106
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Becoming a Board Member - Audio Recording
With increasing obligations and fierce public scrutiny willing and qualified director candidates are harder to find, and with the largest exit of board members in history around the corner board service recruiting seems a formidable challenge.
This creates an opportune time for director candidates to position themselves for board service, the question is are you ready for the challenge of being a new generation board member?
This webinar will cover:
What qualities are sought after in a board candidate;
Developing a strategy to get your board seat;
What to include on your board file.
About Our Expert:
Tracy Houston is a board advisory consultant headquartered in Colorado, USA. With a focus on leadership, strategy and risk management, she consults primarily with directors, presidents and senior officers providing input on high level, sensitive and complex issues. Tracy has six years of experience as a sitting director and was one of the nation's youngest women to sit on a board in the electric utility sector. She is also a published author, and has featured in The Denver Business Journal, Trustee Magazine and ColoradoBiz Magazine as well as publishing her own book, Leveraging By Belonging: A Pathway to Knowing Yourself.