Board Effectiveness

A Matter of Trust: Boards Must Treat CEO Transgressions Carefully, Study Says

Directors should handle transgressions of personal integrity by their CEO differently than they do mistakes of professional competence.

What Directors Think 2018

Inside the results of the annual directors survey from Spencer Stuart and Corporate Board Member.

VC Funds Face Risk Appointing Representatives To Board

While an early-stage startup benefits from the sophistication, experience and network of the seasoned directors designated by venture funds, it also creates risk of liability with structural conflicts of interest under Delaware corporate law.

Boardroom Innovation: The Role Of Boards In Driving Strategic Growth

Industry disruption and business model innovation are two of the top trends corporate directors anticipate will impact their companies in the next year. 

Boardroom Summit Preview: AlixPartners’ Fred Crawford

Fred Crawford, former CEO and senior vice chair, board of directors, AlixPartners, will be speaking at The Boardroom Summit, April 23-25, 2018 in New York City.

Does Boardroom Accountability 2.0 Reflect Main Street Investors?

In this episode of Inside America's Boardrooms, Scott Stringer and Cindy Fornelli discuss the main objectives of the Boardroom Accountability Project version 2.0.

To Manage Cyber Risk, Boards Need More Insight

Cyber risk, which has always represented a significant area of enterprise risk, is finally being acknowledged as intersecting with other areas of the board’s oversight.

Board Under Siege: What Wells Fargo Did Right (And Wrong)

The real test for good governance occurs in the wake of a crisis.

Shareholder Engagement: A Balancing Act

Board members share whether their oversight responsibilities should mandate regular communication with shareholders.