Nancy Sheppard

Nancy Sheppard

Nancy E. Sheppard - Founder & CEO, Women2Boards. Nancy has a passion for helping connect people for mutual benefit. She founded Women2Boards in 2014 as a way to assist both corporate boards and women connect and improve gender diversity. Read More

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Share Your Board Value Proposition Using Success Stories

Share Your Board Value Proposition Using Success Stories

Telling Your Stories of Success. In order to communicate your value proposition effectively, take a lesson from a master speech and presentation coach. In her just released book, Out Front: How Women Can Become Engaging, Memorable, and Fearless Speakers, Deborah Shames provides you mega tips for improving your connection with your audience — no matter […]

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In 40 Years You’ll Have Terminator Vision, But it’s Doubtful Women will See Equal Representation in the Boardroom

In 40 Years You’ll Have Terminator Vision, But it’s Doubtful Women will See Equal Representation in the Boardroom

It’s hard to image the disruption that will change the world in 40 years! Popular Mechanics predicts: contact lenses will grant us “Terminator” vision, vaccines will wipe out drug addiction, vertical farms will feed cities, Navy Seals will be able to hold their breath for 4 hours, nanobots will perform medical procedures […]

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Preparing for Board Interviews: What Should a Director Candidate Know & Do?

Preparing for Board Interviews: What Should a Director Candidate Know & Do?

It’s competitive, candidates need to prepare The corporate board candidate interview process is very competitive. Candidates need to prepare well in advance before they start down this road.  Do you want to know some of the insider tips for getting ready? Webinar provides tips to prepare for the interview Because Women2Boards […]

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New “comply or explain” diversity disclosures required for Canadian firms

New “comply or explain” diversity disclosures required for Canadian firms

The Canadian Securities Administrators released new rules which require TSX-listed companies to follow new diversity disclosure rules.  These “comply or explain rules” will apply to proxy circulars filed after December 31, 2014. The “comply or explain” model, also adopted in Australia, requires a company to either (a) comply and adopt and disclose the […]

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HSBC Reports Gender Parity on Board of Directors

HSBC Reports Gender Parity on Board of Directors

HSBC Canada is a “crown jewel” of the British banking giant HSBC group, their president Paulo Maia said, and that it is one of the most profitable for the parent company, which operates banks in 74 countries.  It is ahead of the curve in Canada when it comes to promoting women through its […]

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Is Your Board CV Ready for Prime Time?

Is Your Board CV Ready for Prime Time?

If this is your year to go forward with a plan to gain your first or an additional corporate board seat, getting your board CV(s) in shape is essential!  Learn more by watching the replay of the webinar on writing a laser-focused Board CV offered by Women2Boards. Gary Purece, an executive communication and […]

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