Board Development Programs

Delivered in collaboration with LHH Knightsbridge, these unique online programs offer practical insights that empower women beyond governance education to accelerate inclusion and effectiveness of female talent on Boards across Canada.

Getting Board Ready Program

Getting Board Ready (GBR) program is designed to empower women on their journey to land their first corporate Board seat. GBR offers practical and actionable insights in a combination of micro-learning, virtually facilitated discussion by experts, practical homework, and hands-on support.

Online Format: A cohort-based program, registration includes all six (6) modules virtually facilitated with peer coaching/interactive working sessions each 2 hours with inter-session homework. 

 Module Topics and Dates:

Finding Your Focus
June 11, 2020 | 11:30 -1:30pm EST
Your Board Value Proposition
July 9, 2020 | 11:30 -1:30pm EST
Your Board Impact
Aug 13, 2020 | 11:30 -1:30pm EST
How to Get your Next Board role
Sept 10, 2020 | 11:30 -1:30pm EST
Board-Ready Basics
Oct 8, 2020 | 11:30 -1:30pm EST
Action Planning
Nov 5, 2020 | 11:30 -1:30pm EST


Andrea Plotnick, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President Board and Executive Solutions at LHH Knightsbridge 

Deborah Rosati, FCPA, FCA, ICD.D
Corporate Director and Founder & CEO, Women Get On Board

Are you Ready?

  1. Do you have 10+ years in senior executive experience (or the equivalent)?
  2. Looking to advance your Board career?
  3. Find 10 questions here to assess your readiness for the online program.

Program Fees:

Member: $1200 + HST*
Non-Member: $1500 + HST**

*WGOB Members have a discount code of $300 OFF, contact connec[email protected] for information.
**this will include a one-year WGOB membership

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Optional services available for additional fees:
1. Additional assessment & feedback; eg. behavioural interview to assess Board competencies

2. One-on-one coaching

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Coming soon:
Elevating Board Effectiveness (EBE) Program, the second online Board Development Program with LHH Knightsbridge targeted at women currently serving on Boards, looking to raise their profile and impact.

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Members, please contact us at [email protected] if you have not received your discount code.

Photography & Video:
Events may be photographed and may be videotaped. If you have any concerns or questions please contact us at connect [at] womengetonboard [dot] ca. The resulting images may be used in Women Get On Board advertisements including print and digital, electronic communications including event announcements, emails and newsletters, on and on Women Get On Board’s social media channels.