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Executive and non-executive directors from all types of organisations, who wish to enhance their contribution to board effectiveness.
This is a one-day course for executive and non-executive directors designed to help you enhance your personal contribution to board effectiveness. The course focuses on challenges of being a board director in the current environment.
Core themes include:
Executive and non-executive directors.
Jelena is associate professor and director of postgraduate human resource management (HRM) programmes at Kingston University. She has more than 20 years of experience in research and teaching in strategic leadership and international HRM on MBA, masters and executive programmes at universities in the UK and internationally.
Her doctoral research on board directors in international joint ventures has received the Emerald / European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) award. Jelena has also been actively engaged in professional collaborations through conducting research and consultancy. Examples include Mercer (formerly Organization Resources Counselors (ORC) Inc.– a subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies), Centre for Research into the Management of Expatriation (CReME – a joint venture between ORC Inc. and Cranfield School of Management), Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD), the Guardian and BT.
She has also recently designed and delivered leadership training for managers for Volvo Group at their headquarters in Sweden.
Dates for open courses currently available will be listed in the table at the top of this page with a "Book now" link that will direct you to our payment website. If no dates are shown and you would like to register your interest for future dates for this course please contact us.
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The standard course fee is indicated at the top of this page. If a course has any discounted fees available (eg for early-bird booking, alumni or students) these will be clearly outlined on the booking website.
As an educational institution fees for our open short courses do not attract VAT.
Directions to Kingston Hill campus, Kingston Hill, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT2 7LB: