Date, Location, & Fees

Dec. 1 – 9, 2021
Live Online
$7,800
11:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. EST
Five days across two weeks
Week 1: Wednesday to Friday
Week 2: Wednesday and Thursday

Description

Explore how to navigate the politics and culture of the boardroom and discover how to make your voice heard in this program that will give you a strong foundation for serving in your first director role.

Highlights & Benefits

  • Refine and enhance your professional brand to strengthen your board candidacy
  • Receive practical guidance for building your board CV and professional biography
  • Learn to network effectively with board decision-makers
  • Determine which board opportunities are the best for you, and negotiate for them

Audience

Designed for distinguished senior-level female executives who aspire to serve on a corporate board or have recently been nominated.

Academic Director

Mary-Hunter McDonnell, JD, PhDAssociate Professor of Management, The Wharton School

Date, Location, & Fees

Sep. 22 – 30, 2021
Live Online
$7,800
11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. EDT
Five days over two weeks
Week 1: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Week 2: Wednesday and Thursday
Apr. 6 – 14, 2022
Live Online
$7,800
11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. EDT
Five days over two weeks
Week 1: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Week 2: Wednesday and Thursday

Description

Acquire critical management tools and gain new insight into the duties and nuances of board service. Learn how to forge partnerships with company officers to strengthen financial return, conduct better enterprise risk management, and achieve governance diversity during these complex times.

Highlights & Benefits

  • Grasp how a director’s role is changing in today’s social, legal, and business environment
  • For aspiring directors, learn how to present yourself as an attractive board candidate
  • Look inside the process for nominating, selecting, and on-boarding directors

Audience

Senior-level executives aspiring to board service; those who have recently joined a board, veteran directors, or legal, HR or financial professionals who advise boards

Academic Director

Michael Useem, PhDWilliam and Jacalyn Egan Professor of Management; Professor of Management; Director, Center for Leadership and Change Management; Editor, Wharton Leadership Digest

Mary-Hunter McDonnell, JD, PhDAssociate Professor of Management, The Wharton School

Date, Location, & Fees

Sep. 27 – Oct. 1, 2021
Live Online
$7,800
11:00 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. EDT

Description

Gain invaluable insight into the sophisticated business and leadership concepts that will help you propel your career forward while actively maintaining a work-life balance. Advance and inspire with clarity, confidence, and conviction.

Highlights & Benefits

  • Deepen your understanding of marketing, talent management, and financial reporting
  • Strengthen negotiation skills, emotional intelligence, critical thinking, and decision-making abilities
  • Become a more influential leader

Audience

Female executives with 10+ years of experience

Academic Director

Nancy Rothbard, PhDDeputy Dean; David Pottruck Professor; Professor of Management, The Wharton School



Contact Us

Schedule a personalized consultation to discuss your professional goals:

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