Women for the Board: Leadership & Resilience
7 January 2014
Women for the Board is an innovative new programme to help women develop the skills, competences and behaviours essential for roles at board level.
Course director Dr. Ruth Sacks shares some thoughts on one of those key competences, resilience, in an article for Prowess 2.0.
Prowess 2.0 is an online centre for women in business offering online information, resources and directories of local, women friendly business support and networks.
About the University of Westminster:
The University of Westminster boasts a vibrant learning environment attracting more than 20,000 students from over 150 nations and we continue to invest in our future with new developments, research projects and new ideas.
We offer highly attractive practice-based courses that are independently rated as excellent, many with international recognition. Our distinguished 180-year history has meant we lead the way in many areas of research, particularly politics, media, art and design, architecture and biomedical sciences, and our position in the city of London allows us to continue to build on our close connections with leading figures and organisations in these areas as well as in the worlds of business, information technology, politics and law.
Our commitment to educating graduates for the needs of professional life attracts high quality students from within the UK and around the globe.
Internationalisation, employability and sustainability are key elements in the University of Westminster’s vision for the future and we strive to ensure the very highest standards are met and maintained.