The WOB Turkey Cross Company Mentoring and Independent Board Membership Certificate Program, carried out by WOB Turkey since 2012, is Turkey’s first and only certificate program accredited by academic institutions respected in the field of Board Membership. The program lasts 18 months and has 4 main components:
Female candidates for Board Membership- the Mentees- receive Mentoring from Turkey’s most effective business people and opinion leaders during 18 months with an average of 9 meetings. Mentors work with a new female candidate during each term and play an important part in preparing them for their positions on Boards.
During this period, Mentees participate to the development and certificate program designed for the Independent Board Membership. They receive training from experienced people of the business and academic world on various subjects. The Independent Board Membership Certificate Program accredited by respected universities and institutions. The Independent Board Membership Certificate Program consists of four modules over an 18-month period.
COMPLEMENTARY DEVELOPMENT TRAVEL, SEMINAR,PANEL AND CONFERENCES
In addition to the Certificate program, every quarter Mentees participate in various panels and conferences.
EVALUATION AND FEEDBACK PROCESS
With the evaluation process conducted by Spencer Stuart, Mentees get know their strengths as well as areas needing development; they have the opportunity to plan their journey in a systematic manner with their Mentor.