Directors need to think and act like directors, improve their strategic thinking skills and understand their roles and responsibilities as directors.
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Make sure you understand your roles and responsibilities as a director
Develop and maintain a vision, mission and values
Develop strategy at board level
Explore different structures for your organisation
Know how and when to delegate authority to senior management
Exercise accountability to shareholders
Exercise responsibility to relevant stakeholders
Richard Winfield is creator of The Directors' Academy and principal consultant of Brefi Group Limited.
Richard helps directors and boards become more effective by clarifying goals, improving communication and applying good corporate governance.
A strategic, analytical and innovative systems thinker, he has worked extensively in the UK, Middle East, Africa, Europe, North America, and Asia in public sector, privatised industry and large and small companies.