"Supporting Board Effectiveness"
The company secretary is not a director, but plays a key role in supporting chairmen, boards and individuals directors building successful organisations.
Practical multi-media training programme delivered in easy access modules
The Secretary Role | Governance | Compliance | Director and Board Support
Social Responsibility | Climate Change | Risk | Investment | The Future
Designed for company secretaries, governance professionals and chairmen
"I just want to let you know I am working through the Strategic Company Secretary course online and it is fabulous, really useful."
Leadership Coach, Canada
The Company Secretary
The company secretary is the guardian of the company's proper compliance with both law and best practice.
They have a key role to play in ensuring that board procedures are both followed and regularly reviewed.
The chairman and the board will look to the company secretary for guidance on what their responsibilities are under the rules and regulations to which they are subject and on how these responsibilities should be discharged.
The modern governance professional can add value to companies, directors and boards by:
* Building better boards and committees
* Introducing better processes
* Directing the focus of the board
* Managing information and information flow
* Monitoring trends and developments
* Acting as communication with non-executives
Join this course to:-
* Raise your profile in the organisation.
* Gain knowledge, skills and awareness
* Improve your confidence and increase your impact
* Understand governance issues and developments
* Facilitate more productive meetings
* Improve strategic thinking and decision making
* Appreciate implications of climate change
* Understand risk, risk appetite and risk tolerance
* Recognise current, new and potential risks
Three-day video programme comprising the Powerpoint slides and presentations by Richard Winfield, just as if you were at his live workshop.
A comprehensive A4 bound governance workbook - sent by post and available for immediate download.
Membership of Richard's 90-day mentoring group with monthly live meetings.
Personal access to Richard for individual support.
Personalised certificate on completion
Increase your impact on the board and build
successful and sustainable organisations
Raise your profile in the organisation
Gain knowledge, skills and awareness
Improve your confidence and increase your impact
Understand governance issues and developments
Recognise current, new and potential risks
Richard Winfield helps directors and boards become more effective by clarifying goals, improving communication and applying good corporate governance.
The Strategic Company Secretary is based on a workshop commissioned for delivery in Kuala Lumpur but postponed because of lock-down.
Your subscription includes membership of Richard's 90-day mentoring group, with monthly meetings and personal support.
The Strategic Company Secretary video programme provides you with distance learning modules to study in your own time, and at your. own pace - supplemented with personal support from the author.
With audio, video and print components they appeal to all learning styles - and support those for whom English is not your first language.
The challenge of time
I recognise that for a busy executive like you, developing your knowledge can be a chore if it requires setting aside extensive special study times. And it can be counter productive to try to absorb too much information all at once.
With this video programme you can:
* Study in your own time - at your own pace
* Repeat viewing for greater understanding
* Return to any module to prepare for an event
* Save time and cost - no travel, fit your own schedule
Our resources are designed in small chunks so that you can learn and update over a cup of coffee or when travelling to or from work.
Our resources are available as multi-media, in print, audio and video formats so that the appeal to any learning style,
The CPD programmes are delivered on a regular basis, so you are alerted to new posts and reminded to learn in small chunks.
Introduction to the course
About your trainer
Introduction to the course
The Company Secretary
Compliance functions of the company secretary
Introduction to corporate governance
Roles and responsibilities
Who's on your board - meet the people
Building a better board and board support
Quick checks - directors and boards
Roles of the secretary in bringing directors on board
Corporate Governance Codes
Other governance issues
Build a better board
Information and communication
Trends and developments in corporate governance
Dealing with the future
Case studies - responses to COVID-19
Review of learnings
40 downloadable files providing immediate access to sources, reports and articles to stimulate and inform.
Course review form
Personal development. plan
Monthly meet-up with formal presentation and follow-up discussion.
Personal access to Richard Winfield
Why become a director?
Immediate access to our archive of Webinars on Wednesdays
Virtual Board Meeting
You can download this powerful instruction programme and team simulation
For more than thirty years I have been collecting ideas, developing handouts for clients and designing questionnaires.
The Directors, Boards and Governance folder includes more than 40 downloadable files, sorted into the following categories:
The Strategic Company Secretary is a practical and comprehensive multi-media training programme designed for governance professionals who wish to play a. more strategic role at board level. It is delivered in short easy-access modules to support the time challenges of busy executives
Aspiring governance professionals
Purchase the Strategic Company Secretary today for £600.00, or three monthly payments of £225, and you can immediately download the resources you need.
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