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Discover the unique circumstances and challenges that exist when serving on the board of government-controlled entities. Examine strategies, best practices and approaches to employ when dealing with government shareholders, multiple stakeholders, Ministers, administrative processes, and political reactions.

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This course is ideal for directors of Crown Corporations, Agencies, Boards and Commissions and senior public officials whose accountabilities intersect with Crown Corporations, Agencies, Boards and Commissions.



    • Understand the roles of Crown Corporations, Agencies, Boards and Commissions and the dynamic between the board and government shareholders
    • Illustrate how to balance Crown business objectives, fiduciary duty and government policy objectives
    • Identify the accountability expectations of stakeholders and the public and how to best manage them
    • Learn strategies on how to manage the triangular relationship between the board, CEO and government


Enhance your performance on the board of a Crown Corporation, Agency, Board or Commission by building a practical understanding of the nuanced operating environment and distinct challenges facing government-controlled entities and their unique stakeholder groups.


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