Director Development & Referral
One of the Private Directors Association® MEMBER BENEFITS is the Director Development & Referral program with one-on-one coaching, mentoring, and education as it relates to Board roles and responsibilities, as well as résumé and interview preparation.
As a Member you have access to individuals who are currently serving on Private Company Boards of Directors and are knowledgeable on how to prepare for and function on these types of Boards. These individuals volunteer their time to work with Members individually and in groups on a variety of topics.
As a Member you have access to an in-depth training manual titled, ”Board Director Training and Preparation”. This document, prepared by the Midwest Family Business Advisors, covers a wide range of topics.
|Letter from the Chairman
|Resume Dennis Smith
|Tommy Page Bio
|Board Member Selection Process
|Board Skills Matrix
|Board Candidate Phone | Initial Interview
|Experience Detail | Tell a Story
|Criteria for Director Selection
|Director Qualification Standards & Selection
|Board of Directors Governance Guidelines
|Board Evaluation Guidelines
|Fiduciary and Advisory Board
|Evolving Your Family Business Board
|Board Search Firms Private Company Orientation
|Five Questions Companies Should Ask
|Five Questions to Ask When Being Interviewed
To view the Private Directors Association® Board Director Training resource and information files, CLICK HERE. Please note that these resources are only available to Members of the Private Directors Association®. If you are not yet a member and wish to apply for Membership, CLICK HERE.