C.Dir. Program Module 4: Communication and Social Responsibility (Apr. 16-18, 2015)

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Event date: 
Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 16:30 to Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 17:00
Name of Organization: 
The Directors College
Location: 
Halifax, NS

The Directors College, a joint venture of The Conference Board of Canada and the DeGroote School of Business at McMaster University, offers participants a Chartered Director (C. Dir.) designation upon completion of the five-module program. 

The Chartered Director program focuses on practical governance issues, as well as the cultural and behavioural aspects of good governance.  Board members and senior executives gain understanding of both the processes and behaviours that underpin today’s best practices in corporate governance.

Module 4: Communication and Social Responsibility

What is the link between governance and sustainability?

  • How does emotional intelligence affect board behaviour and functioning?
  • What do directors need to know about corporate communication, disclosure, crisis identifcation and management, and reputation management?
  • How can the governance committee contribute processes, policies, and guidelines for effective board functioning?
  • How can board meetings be efficient, effective, and accomplish set objectives?

Register online at thedirectorscollege.com