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Our Top 5 Pieces of Content in 2018

17 Dec 2018


We’ve been through our archives and we’ve picked our top performing content for 2018. Here is what business leaders liked and wanted to know more about in the past year:

7 mistakes new directors make

7 mistakes new directors make and how to avoid them

Becoming a company director is arguably the biggest single move you can make up the career ladder. In some cases, it can be likened to the step up from coach to team manager. Here we outline seven common mistakes to help new directors to prepare for the role…

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How to become a non-executive director

How to become a non-executive director

NEDs are vital to any organisation for a number of reasons, bringing specialist expertise and valuable insights. But of utmost importance is their independence from the management of the company, which makes them ideal for monitoring and evaluating a company’s executive directors.

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Business planning for Brexit – full guide

Business planning for Brexit – full guide

With just months left to go until the UK formally exits the European Union in March 2019, businesses hopefully be mapping out their exposure points and considering the implications of various possible outcomes of the negotiations on a withdrawal agreement and subsequent future deal.

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GDPR template policies

GDPR template policies and guidance for IoD members

IoD members have exclusive access to the IoD Business Information Service (BIS). The service provides information support to the IoD membership, and has assembled a collection of template policies and guidance on GDPR compliance that are available for members to request.

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Paul Bolton

7 shocking facts about Cyber security

Business leaders must be fully prepared in the increasingly complicated fight against breaches of data, hacking and phishing scams. Figures published by the government in 2017 revealed that almost half of all UK firms were hit by a cyber breach or attack in the previous year.

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