Tag: CEO succession

Leadership Succession Planning: A Sound Strategy For Stability

Studies have shown that while it remains a critically important Board function, leadership transition planning is often ignored.

Why Boards Should Be Identifying CEOs Earlier In The Game

Board members must do a better job of hiring for the C-suite, with a broader list of criteria and a longer-term horizon in mind.

Sudden CEO Departures Can Upend An Unprepared Board

If board directors don’t have enough to worry about today, there’s the prospect of sudden departure of leadership at the top level.

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.