12th Nov
2020

The pandemic has changed every aspect of of our lives and at a stroke sent boards all across the country into unchartered water.  For our first NED Talk of 2020 …

8th Sep
2020

Ladies,   We would like to invite you to the first WACL NED lunch of the 2020/21 year.We plan to start the year of the important topic of  “How to …

28th Sep
2019

What are the results of the annual Hampton-Alexander Review report 2019? Which businesses are leading the way ? Are any of the UK’s top firms are still taking a “one …

16th Oct
2018

“What’s on a Chairman’s Mind?” For our first WACL NED session after the summer break, we want to explore the plethora of current topical issues that are exercising Chairman’s minds. …

16th Oct
2018

What are the key stepping stones to secure your first NED? Whether you are interested in listed, unlisted or not for profit organisations, there are some critical steps to ensure you …

16th Oct
2018

Is your CV Board ready? Your CV reflects your personal brand and is an important part of how recruiters will perceive you. The skill-set required to be a successful NED …

16th Oct
2018

The Power of One – Guiding business towards a more sustainable future In 2015 a study by the Economist Intelligence Unit estimated the value at risk to the total global stock …

14th Aug
2018

For our second NED Talk Lunch of this WACL year we will be focussing on the changing role of the Remuneration Committee. As Board members we are often asked to …

5th Jul
2018

For our first WACL NED lunch this year we have decided to return to the popular topic of the Boardroom Finance but this time with a focus on those things we really do want to reassure ourselves on before we go to our first interview; namely the financial viability of those organisations whom we might seek to join as NED’s.

24th Jan
2018

Dear all As we come to the end of our NED programme for this year we are aiming to go out on a high, with a topic close to all …