How to Become a (Paid) Corporate Director
Course

Secrets From Inside The Boardroom

How to Become a Corporate Director is an online self-paced program specifically designed to train future corporate board members.

In Strategic Partnership with
The New Jersey Chamber of Commerce

What does it take to succeed as a
corporate director? st

Board service presents unique responsibilities, risks and opportunities. It also calls for a distinctive set of skills. For senior executives interested in joining a corporate board, preparation is key. This program will equip you with the critical insights and tools to enhance your readiness for corporate board service

5 Cohorts Launched

Over 200 Students

Over 50 on Active Boards

By completing the course, our members have become corporate board ready. Over 25% of students have landed board interviews.

Members have been:

Recommended for boards

Landed interviews for boards

Have been placed on profit and non-profit boards

Through 15 interactive modules and exercises, this program will delve into board issues that apply to organizations from any industry.

In addition, during a monthly expert discussion, experienced executives will share how they have leveraged board service in their career strategy. You will be provided with detailed instruction on how to become a successful and paid, corporate director.

It’s time for you to discover the secrets from inside of the boardroom

SECRET #1:

Learn how to get a seat at the table that allows you to make real impact and create legacy.

SECRET #2:

Understand how to get paid to create institutional & system changes.

SECRET #3:

Understand why becoming a corporate director will make you a better leader.

299/course

Basic Plan

Standard

Access to all course videos

Information and handouts

Special events & more

799/mentor

Premium Plan

Most Popular!

Information and handouts

One on One Coaching

Special events & more

The Mentor Level is only available to
Program Graduates.

Dr Soaries guides you through the best practices for corporate boards and explores options and opportunities in corporate board service. Gain a greater understanding of the role and responsibilities of corporate directors and the challenges you can expect to face in that role.

Will you be our next success story?

By completing this program you will signal that you are equipped with the core knowledge needed to be effective as a corporate director.

Set yourself up for the fastest route to success and sign up now to learn the secrets from inside the boardroom.

Our promise? By the end of this course, you will have the skills and know how to become a candidate and how to position yourself for board service.

Join our next cohort!

Dr. DeForest B. Soaries. Jr

Former New Jersey Secretary of State
Former Chair of United States Election Assistance Commission.

Private For Profit Board Member of:

• Independent Director for Uncommon Giving

 

Compensation Chair Board Member of:

• Ocwen Financial Corp. (NYSE: OCN)
• Independence Realty Trust (NYSE: IRT)
• Federal Home Loan Bank of New York

 

Not for Profit Boards:

• RWJ Barnabas Health
• NJ Chamber of Commerce
• Delta Dental Foundation
• dfree Global Foundation

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?

This course is a completely self-paced online course – you decide when you start and when you finish.

How long do I have access to the course?

How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like – across any and all devices you own.

Will I be able to work with Dr. Soaries directly?

Yes, you can attend the monthly group Q&A sessions and ask Dr. Soaries your direct questions.

Am I guaranteed to be placed on a board?

No. This program is about board readiness and does not do board placement. When you follow the course and apply the process you will know exactly what to do and how to position yourself for a corporate board seat.

299/course

Basic Plan

Standard

Access to all course videos

Information and handouts

Special events & more

799/mentor

Premium Plan

Most Popular!

Information and handouts

One on One Coaching

Special events & more

The Mentor Level is only available to
Program Graduates.

Dr Soaries guides you through the best practices for corporate boards and explores options and opportunities in corporate board service. Gain a greater understanding of the role and responsibilities of corporate directors and the challenges you can expect to face in that role.