professional growth

A practical guide to successful board service

In this insightful and practical guide, experienced board director Meg Crofton shares ten steps to accelerate women leaders’ path to board service:

  • Understand your guiding principles
  • Develop your personal marketing tools
  • Commit to being a lifelong student of board work
  • Develop and leverage your network
  • Prepare for your interviews
  • Onboard yourself
  • Power up as a board member
  • Serve on a committee
  • Evaluate your performance
  • Send the elevator back down

Accelerate your path to the boardroom

Athena supports rising board directors in their journey to the boardroom. C-Suite leaders, board directors, and top management professionals come to Athena for a supportive network, ongoing boardroom education, and access to board opportunities.

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