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Board Director's Programme

A collection of recommended eBooks for the Board Director's Programme

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Accounting and finance policies and procedures

Policies and procedures are the foundation of internal controls for organizations, this book enables you to hit the ground running and significantly accelerate your completion of a solid policies and procedures program. This book provides sample documents can be personalised and customised to meet your company's needs

Assert yourself

Practical advice on assertiveness to help you find your voice and make your mark.

Auditing the risk management process

Guide to auditing the risk management process, including developments in risk management which are relevant to auditors.

Balanced Scorecard Diagnostics : Maintaining Maximum Performance

A step-by-step guide to analysing the effectiveness of an organisation's balanced scorecard and ensuring it is operating at maximum performance.

Blind spots, biases and other pathologies in the boardroom

Explores how boards can fail to provide good governance by falling victim to problems inherent in all groups.

Boardroom disputes

Designed to assist boards with the issues and legal considerations involved in boardroom disputes.

The board structure and its committees

Chapter 3 deals with the structure of the board, its governance role and responsibilities. It also gives brief overviews of the different types of board committees, including: audit; nomination; remuneration; and risk committees. These are dealt with in more detail in later chapters.

Business accounting: volume 1 (13th edition)

A textbook for students on bookkeeping and accounting. The text is fully compliant with International GAAP. Part 1 of a 2 part set.

Business accounting: volume 2 (13th edition)

A textbook for students on bookkeeping and accounting. The text is fully compliant with International GAAP. Part 2 of a 2 part set.

Business continuity strategies

A practical guide to protecting against unplanned disasters.

Business ethics and values

Introduces students to the complexities and principles of ethical issues.

Business ethics: a case study approach

Explores issues relating to ethics and ethical behavior in organisations

Business process management and the balanced scorecard

Shows managers how to optimally use the balanced scorecard to achieve strategic success.

CEO Succession: An owner's guide for directors

This title provides comprehensive, expert-led coverage of all aspects of corporate governance for public, nonprofit, and private boards. This chapter looks as the reality of succession, rather than the theory, looking at ways in which the succession process can go wrong.

The chairman of the board

Chapter 11 looks at the Chairman's role in governance and their role on the board and the chair's interaction with CEO, company secretary, senior independent director (SID) and shareholders.

Changing your group structures

Looks at the challenges involved in corporate restructuring, recapitalisation and large-scale change management.

Communication strategies for today's managerial leader

Provides the communication principles that are key for managerial leaders.

Communications with stakeholders

An essential source of reference and route map for the position of Non-executive director. Contains case studies and checklists throughout. Chapter 11 of the handbook deals with shareholder relations with reference to the UK Corporate Governance Code and UK Stewardship Code. Disclosures and transparency, and Corporate Social responsibility are also covered

Complete presentation skills handbook: how to understand and reach your audience for maximum impact and success, The

A guide to public speaking for staff at all levels.

Concise Adair on communication and presentation skills, The

A guide to communicating for managers and leaders.

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