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Women’s Director Development Program

Quick Look

Course Format:

N/A

Start Date:

November
3,
2021

Course Length:

Less than 1 Week

Application Deadline:

No Deadline

Enrollment Fee:

11,250 USD

Location:

Evanston campus

Quick Look

Course Format:

N/A

Start Date:

November
3,
2021

Application Deadline:

Asynchronous

Enrollment Fee:

11,250 USD

Location:

Evanston campus

Course Description

This highly-customized program from the Kellogg Center for Executive Women provides a rigorous approach to corporate director training. You’ll gain the skills you need to be an effective board member and practical tools for landing a seat at the table. In a collaborative atmosphere, you’ll learn alongside other rising executive women. Through one-on-one interactions with experienced directors, board advisors, senior Kellogg professors, and alums of this program currently sitting on corporate boards, you will discover how to make the leap onto nominating committees’ radar screens, gain insight into choosing the right board opportunities for you and understand how to contribute meaningfully as a director.

Program Benefits

By attending this program you will be able to broaden your understanding of the role of the board, hone your skills crafting and delivering your value proposition for a board seat, increase your visibility with executive search firms and nominating committees, analyze opportunities to harness your network to identify and create board opportunities and learn to detect red flags and read between the lines in financial statements.

Program Inclusion

Not Provided

Who Should Attend

This program is for senior women executives seeking directorships, women directors seeking opportunities on Fortune 1000 boards, women with the financial literacy, business acumen, perspective and experience necessary to perform well in a governance role. This program is limited to women with specific business experience. You must receive approval from Kellogg to participate. This will require a completed Kellogg application and a recommendation from either your CEO or a sitting board member of your choice endorsing you as qualified for board opportunities.

Application Requirements

1635897600

Instructor:

Marian Powers

Contact Person:

Not Provided

Faculty Director:

Victoria Medvec

University:

Northwestern University

Course Description

This highly-customized program from the Kellogg Center for Executive Women provides a rigorous approach to corporate director training. You’ll gain the skills you need to be an effective board member and practical tools for landing a seat at the table. In a collaborative atmosphere, you’ll learn alongside other rising executive women. Through one-on-one interactions with experienced directors, board advisors, senior Kellogg professors, and alums of this program currently sitting on corporate boards, you will discover how to make the leap onto nominating committees’ radar screens, gain insight into choosing the right board opportunities for you and understand how to contribute meaningfully as a director.

Program Benefits

By attending this program you will be able to broaden your understanding of the role of the board, hone your skills crafting and delivering your value proposition for a board seat, increase your visibility with executive search firms and nominating committees, analyze opportunities to harness your network to identify and create board opportunities and learn to detect red flags and read between the lines in financial statements.

Program Inclusion

Not Provided

Who Should Attend

This program is for senior women executives seeking directorships, women directors seeking opportunities on Fortune 1000 boards, women with the financial literacy, business acumen, perspective and experience necessary to perform well in a governance role. This program is limited to women with specific business experience. You must receive approval from Kellogg to participate. This will require a completed Kellogg application and a recommendation from either your CEO or a sitting board member of your choice endorsing you as qualified for board opportunities.

Application Requirements

Not Provided

Instructor:

Marian Powers

Contact Person:

Not Provided

Faculty Director:

Victoria Medvec

University:

Northwestern University