A new resource from CPA Canada provides members with advice on preparing for a board role. It states that board service is a journey that begins long before your first board position. Turn your mind to what you can do to prepare early in your career so that when the opportunity arises, you are well positioned to obtain a board role. Consider the following tips.
Build your network
- Build a network of friends, associates and colleagues that respect you for your keen thinking and sound judgement.
- Ensure you have a strong network of people that respect you and your work, as many board positions are filled through professional relationships and networking.
Get involved in board-related activities
Get yourself in front of a board and always put your best foot...
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