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How to Become a (Paid) Corporate Director

Secrets From Inside The Boardroom

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How to Become a Corporate Director is an online course specifically designed to train future corporate members. It is Dr. Soaries’ belief that Corporate America is seeking a diverse group of individuals in the boardroom. Through this course, he will teach individuals how to become candidates and how to position themselves for board service. Join Dr. Soaries as he teaches you some of his secrets from inside of the boardroom.


Your Instructor


Dr. DeForest B. Soaries, Jr.
Dr. DeForest B. Soaries, Jr.

Dr. DeForest B. Soaries, Jr. is the Senior Pastor of First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens in Somerset, NJ, former New Jersey Secretary of State, and the author of the books Say Yes to No Debt: 12 Steps to Financial Freedom, dfree® Lifestyle Workbook, and Meditations for Financial Freedom - Volumes 1&2. Dr. Soaries earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Fordham University, a Master of Divinity Degree from Princeton Theological Seminary, and a Doctor of Ministry Degree from United Theological Seminary. Dr. Soaries is currently a member of the Board of Directors at Ocwen Financial Corp. (NYSE: OCN), Independence Realty Trust (NYSE: IRT) and Federal Home Loan Bank of New York. He serves as the Compensation Chair on all three boards.


Course Curriculum


  Introduction Webinar
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  Class Notes
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  Module 1: Introduction to How to Become a (Paid) Corporate Director
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  Module 2: Corporate Governance 101
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  Module 3: Corporate Boards Today
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  Module 4: Corporate Need for Diverse Leadership
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  Module 5: Will Becoming a Corporate Director Ever Really Happen?
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  Module 6: Know What You Have to Offer
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  Module 7: How Boards Select New Members
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  Module 8: Researching Companies
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  Module 9: Choosing Areas of Personal Focus
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  Module 10: Understanding the Commitment
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  Module 11: Managing the Interviews
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  Module 12: Honing Your Brand - Managing Your Reputation
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  Module 13: Understanding Compensation
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  Module 14: Investing in Your Vision of Becoming a Director
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  Module 15: Once You Are A Director
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  Course Survey
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Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course will launch on October 1. It 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.
How can I contact Dr. Soaries directly?
You can contact Dr. Soaries at [email protected]

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