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IoD Advance

IoD Advance is the biggest shake-up to our membership offer in 40 years

Supercharge your network and leadership skills with IoD Advance.

What is IoD Advance?

IoD Advance is a new and exclusive membership community that’s been designed by directors for directors. The aim is to give you every opportunity to boost your network, acquire new skills and expand your knowledge. We’ll connect you with fellow business leaders, give you access to a host of events enabling you to share your expertise, and provide you with opportunities to learn with inclusive professional development and our interactive workshops.

Is IoD Advance for me?

IoD Advance is designed for leaders who want to grow – we enable you to make relevant contacts, and we give you access to the training you need to progress and succeed in your career. Click here to see more of what our members say about Advance. IoD Advance is currently available for members in London, South East, North East, North West and Yorkshire.

How is Advance different to full IoD membership?

Advance membership gives you all of the benefits of full IoD membership, plus a whole lot more! Our innovative IoD Advance App, facilitated professional introductions and inclusive professional development are designed to supercharge your directorship. In addition, we have an exclusive events schedule – lots of opportunities to connect and collaborate with other IoD Advance members!

How does IoD Advance make networking easier?

We will take you through a 12 month programme of personalised introductions, interactive workshops, networking events and tailored learning. Our innovative App makes networking seamless, allowing you to connect both online and in person at our regular and exclusive IoD Advance events including:

  • Circle Events A fantastic opportunity to join other Advance members to discuss and work through a topical business issue such as Customer Retention, Brexit, Retaining Staff, Managing Business Change and Technology for SMEs.
  • Insight Workshops Learn from the insights of fellow Advance members with our exclusive workshop series run by members for members. As an Advance member you would also have the opportunity to host your own insight workshop providing your expert advice and insight to the Advance community.
  • Social Events An opportunity to meet and connect with fellow members on a more informal basis.
  • Advance Webinars Provide you with expert insights into the latest business issues.

How can IoD Advance help me to develop as a Director?

IoD Advance gives you inclusive access to our world class leadership training. You’ll get to attend four short courses per year, providing you with the latest guidance in Strategy, Leadership and Governance.

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