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Sheila Talton

The Board Book: Making Your Corporate Board a Strategic Force in Your Company's Success

How to make your Corporate Board a Strategic Force in Your Company's Success. A practical handbook for directors, officers and all those who care about boards of directors. The most practical, reader friendly guide available to recruiting and managing on-track, top-notch boards - the kind that serve as pivotal success factors for all companies, large and small, public and private. Learn how to avoid the 10 most common mistakes, The author's guidance is backed up by massive research and hundreds of interviews, examples and anecdotes. Great boards mean great companies.

How to Get on a Board

Corporate boards need more diversity and WCD wants to provide resources to help women who have board aspirations to develop their path for success. The journey takes time and a plan. You will find resources below to help you formulate your board bio and to identify the value you can offer to a board.

How to Get on a Board
Board Skills Matrix
Developing Your Board Bio
New Director OnBoarding

 

Find a Chapter

WCD represents the preeminent women leaders in business today. WCD members serve on thousands of boards across six continents. Our members include CEOs, board chairmen, lead directors, C-suite executives, board members, and heads of global divisions in the major indices such as S&P 500, FTSE 250, DAX, Nikkei, and beyond.

WCD has 80 chapters around the world, with new chapters opening each quarter.