OnBoard Seminar: Governing and leading effectively; strategies, tools and techniques that work

What are the current good and emerging practices to govern well? What are the sorts of conversations boards, Chief Executives and senior management teams ne ed to be having? What techniques can strengthen board performance? What behaviours can underpin a board that adds value to the organisation and which has an impact in delivering quality outcomes?

Dates & Times

November 24, 2011 @ 12:00 am

How can conflict be resolved if (or when) things gets sticky and the board or organisation gets stuck? Linda Laurance and Tesse Akpeki will facilitate this timely and practical session, leaving you with tips, tools, tricks and strategies that work and make a difference.

Tesse Akpeki
OnBoard consultant, Tesse Akpeki is a lawyer, an accredited CEDR mediator and a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators. She has served as an Equal Opportunities Commissioner, a non-executive board director of West London Mental Health, and is currently a governor of International Students House (ISH) and Chair of its Governance Committee.

She is an associate of Partners for Innovation Inc., Perrysburg, Ohio, USA and a cooperating consultant of Marga Incorporated , New York USA . She is also an approved NCVO consultant and an Independent Theatre Council trainer. Tesse is an associate of the Centre for Charity Effectiveness at the CASS Business School, and the Centre for Strategy and Communication.

She brings thoughts from BoardSource, USA and from the transformational programmes run run by the renowned establishment Learn As Lead, USA and Creating the Future Institute, USA.

Linda Laurance
Linda is an associate consultant of OnBoard, providing guidance on governance and conflict management as a consultant, trainer, facilitator and mediator. Founding past chair of Charity Trustee Networks, former chair of the original steering groups for the Code of Good Governance, and for the Trustee and Management Committee National Occupational Standards, and former Co-ordinator for the Pan European Governance Principles initiative, Linda is now a board member of the EUConsult association for third sector consultants in Europe, a Deputy Chair of Community Networks and a director of Global Mediation.For more information or to book please contact Mona Rahman on 020 7551 7724 or email [email protected], quoting reference "Governing and Leading Effectively".Alternatively, please follow the link below to book a place.

Cancellation Policy.
If you are not able to attend the event, a substitute can be sent in your place.
If a replacement delegate can not be found, we will accept a cancellation up to 3 weeks (21 days) before the event date, with a refund.
If you notify us of a cancellation within 3 weeks of an event, you will incur an administration fee of £25, deductable from your refund.
There will be no refunds issued in the instance of non-attendance on the day with no prior cancellation notification.