Governing through a crisis and beyond

Any event that threatens an organisation’s financial performance, reputation, or relations with key stakeholders has the potential to become a crisis. As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to play out, boards and executive teams are scrambling to manage the immediate fallout, while also preparing for what’s next.

Governing through a crisis and beyond explores the role of the board both during and after a crisis, how boards should work with management through this time, and the type of decision-making required to protect stakeholders and prepare the organisation for what lies ahead.

Who is this course for?

Directors, senior executives and business owners of organisations facing a crisis situation.

How will I benefit?

Upon completion of this micro-course, you will understand:

  • The board’s role both during and after a crisis, with specific reference to the COVID-19 environment
  • How boards should work with management to keep abreast of the issues and plan for post crisis recovery and resilience
  • Key considerations for boards around timely, responsive and bold decision-making for steering the organisation through the crisis and ensuring it is well positioned as the crisis abates.

Topics covered:

  • Topic 1: Introduction
  • Topic 2: The board’s role
  • Topic 3: Managing a crisis
  • Topic 4: Decision making during a crisis
  • Topic 5: Summary and quiz

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