Access a range of exclusive services, and the latest information and thought leadership to assist you to build your ideal Board Career.

The Latest Board Alert

Access the latest Members “Board Alert” featuring interviews with Hon Julia Gillard, David Thodey AO and others.

Access Additional Services & Events

Director Institute Members can access exclusive services and events.

Great Member Events

Each month we run events around Australia. Keep an eye out for upcoming Director Luncheons, Networking events, and Masterclass Education workshops where you can meet other like-minded Directors.

Feature Interview with Ann Sherry AO & Executive Chairman of Carnival Australia

Ann Sherry AO is the Executive Chairman of Carnival Australia, the largest cruise ship operator in Australasia and a division of Carnival Corporation & Plc. In 2007 Ann joined the organisation as CEO and since then has transformed the industry and seen the organisation grow at double digit rates each year. This month we were honoured to be able to speak with Ann about her executive and board career, and hear her advice about what people need to consider when beginning their board career.

Take Control of Your Personal Brand

Your Board Director brand needs to be showcased to secure interviews, having a professional Board Resume is therefore a critical component to commencing your board career.  Designed to help you secure that all important job interview, our professional resume writing service is crafted, researched and prepared for professionals like you, who wish to present a superior resume that stands out from other candidates in the market.

Without a doubt, this is our most popular Professional Resume Writing Service, developed exclusively for the President, Board Director, CEO, Managing Director, Functional Director, or very senior General Manager applicants. This service is also ideal for professional curriculum vitae development. This service is delivered personally by our exclusive team of Master Resume Writers.

We provide an in-depth consultation and comprehensive writing process designed to develop a high calibre resume document or corporate biography that is suitable for presentation to top Executive Search firms, the Board of Directors or Advisors. The service also includes a customised cover letter, and optional ‘high impact resume formatting’ – which will include your professional photography. Delivery time is 7-10 business days.

From time to time we will bring our members exclusive offers from our corporate partners.

Check in at the Director Bureaux regularly to find out what’s on offer.

In Australia, LinkedIn now has well over five million professionals registered online and is the premier networking tool, and the primary way that executives are able to control their online corporate brand.Developing a killer LinkedIn profile is critical, and with the right approach, the tool can be leveraged for new networking, career and business opportunities.

• Maximise your job search – LinkedIn, as part of your job search strategy will help expedite career opportunities.

• Build your ‘Corporate Brand’ – Market your unique value proposition in the new world of LinkedIn executive job search.

This service includes a comprehensive review of your current online corporate brand, development of a LinkedIn profile or a complete rewrite of your existing LinkedIn profile.

Once your new profile is complete, we will coach you one-on-one on how to effectively use LinkedIn to increase and enhance your online brand, networking, career and business opportunities.

This unique service delivered within 1- 3 business days from booking.

Visit our Jobs Board on a regular basis to access the very latest board opportunities available in the market. We research and update the jobs board on a daily basis, and will broadcast the newest opportunities via our twitter feed @directorinst.

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