Board Effectiveness

Xerox President On How The 113-Year-Old Company Is Staying Relevant

There is a big difference between understanding a technology’s functions and understanding a technology’s business purpose. No one appreciates that more than Xerox President and Chief Operations Officer Steve Bandrowczak, who has taken on number of high-level IT and general management positions throughout his career.

How France, Japan and Australia Take On Corporate Culture

Here is part two of our look at the state of corporate culture in some of the world’s biggest economies with insights into Japan, Australia and France.

Why Business Transformations Are Easier Said Than Done

Why should directors expect trouble when they are about to embark in a business transformation? Transformations go wrong because of the timing, the team, and in some cases, the strategy.

How Boards Across The Global Deal With Culture

When it comes to waking up to the role healthy corporate culture plays in a company’s success, American boards are hardly alone, of course. Part one of an in-depth look at the state of the issue in some of the world’s biggest economies.

CEOs In The Crosshairs As Proxy Season Heats Up

CEOs and directors looking to suss out some of the big themes that are potentially emerging in this year's proxy season, here's a big one: Public-company CEOs are headed into the crosshairs.

Without Inclusion, Diversity Does Not Work

Diversity and inclusion are often discussed as a single term, but the fact is that they are very different concepts. Diversity is about the mix of people in a team. Inclusion is about making sure the mix works.

How To Onboard A New Director

Boards must be prepared to onboard new directors and facilitate a process that allows them to hit the ground running.

Board Composition Trends

With investors increasingly scrutinizing the composition, diversity and quality of boardrooms, directors serving on their board's nominating/governance committee are now in the spotlight.

Committee Briefings: Top Considerations for 2019

Investor expectations, new disclosure requirements, ESG, current and future trends–your committee agendas are filling up.