Tag: company culture

Why Culture Is Key In M&A Due Diligence

Culture is not given the same level of importance in M&A due diligence as financials, growth drivers, synergies and valuation models, but perhaps it should be.

Is The Board Obligated To Oversee Customer Service Culture?

A governance issue arising from the recent, highly-publicized privacy issues surrounding Facebook involves the extent to which the board should become engaged in major controversies related to a corporation’s customer base.

How #MeToo Is Reshaping Cultural Oversight

The #MeToo movement has changed the way organizations are approaching company culture, the issue of harassment and how to deal with crises.

Corporate Culture Calls For Board Oversight

Culture deserves board-level attention now more than ever because of today's unprecedented business climate.

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.

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.