Building a successful career requires a well-managed, proactive approach to both personal and professional development. Board service, for either a board of directors or an advisory board, is one of the most advantageous and effective ways to foster this development. To be an effective advisor on any board, you should be prepared and understand your role and responsibilities.
Learn from experienced board members and advisors in our network as they share their insights on everything from how to prepare for your first advisory position to tips for developing a portfolio of board seats.SCHEDULE A CALL WITH AN ANALYST
How to Interview for Board and Advisory Work Duration: 20-30min. In this course you will learn how to interview for board and advisory work by focusing on these key areas:
How to Maximize Your Compensation as a Board Member Duration: 20min. In this course you will learn how to maximize your compensation as a board member by focusing on these three key areas:
Earn certifications for each completed course. Certifications appear on your advisor profile and are visible to companies on The ExecRanks platform actively seeking advisors to show you’ve mastered skills that could make an impact on their business.
Vice President, Supply Chain Management Sweetworks Confections Placed with Mantis Industries
“It only took me 5 minutes a day to apply to the board positions interested to me and maybe a half hour per week to listen to the continuing education media available. I’ve been able to earn my continuing board education certification, participate in an executive advisory council, and now named to a board. The ExecRanks has been a very good experience!”
Former President and CEO Survox, Inc. Placed with BuiltSpace
“I applaud The ExecRank’s effort to disrupt an industry that’s been dependent on word of mouth and who you know. The platform works well and seems to attract a good set of advisory board opportunities… In my first 7 months I was invited onto an advisory board.”
AI Course Manager MIT Sloan Executive Education Placed with Fry Egg
“The ExecRanks platform has paid off! I would not have found the Fry Egg advisor opportunity anywhere else. Fry Egg is a solid and well organized, established company that is taking the right steps to leverage their personal fitness exchange. I am thrilled to accept this advisor position I would not have found without The ExecRanks.”