Thanks everyone for joining me at the November Board KickStarter breakfast and, in particular, to our fabulous speakers Karen Corry and Christy Karamzalis for their informative, insightful and interesting stories and tips.
Here's a summary of some of their take-out messages:
Summary of key points
Put yourself out there - give a clear message that you are looking for board roles
Have you heard of the 50 coffee meetings challenge?
The premise is simple: meet with 50 people and talk about something you are exploring. It might be a new city, your professional journey or your next personal adventure. Let your imagination run free in thinking about what to explore.
By meeting with a range of different people you will explore perspectives you haven't thought of previously....