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Next Chapter: Episode 2

The Next Chapter Episode 2 – Success in Portfolio Careers – Dr. Margaret Casely-Hayford, William Bourne, Sandra Urie and Julian Tregoning

In our second podcast of our Fiftyfaces Focus Next Chapter Series we hear from four more seasoned voices who are all pursuing a rich and diverse set of roles. First we meet with Margaret Casely Hayford, CBE, Chancellor of Coventry University, Special Trustee at Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity and Chair at Shakespeare’s Globe, am...
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Dr. Margaret Casely Hayford discusses the importance of expressing the values of an organization through a chair role: 3.15 to 5.55

Sally Bridgeland believes in leveraging technology and ensuring that all issues are on the table: 4.51 to 7.02

William Bourne shares his insights on being an effective chair: 11.03 to 12.03

Jan Nicholson discusses how she added value to roles even outside her area of expertise: 2.23 to 5.29

Sandy Urie brings her extensive experienced to investment committees: 13.37 to 15.52

Caroline Burton explains the differences between being a director and an executive here, as well as what happens when a non-executive role ends: 17.56 to 20.13

Dennis Archer on the importance of better diversity on Boards and at the Executive Level: 7.24 to 8.58

Sharmila Kassam aims to make a difference to each of her Boards by reminding them of the benefits of diversity: 13.32 to 16.45


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