Board Effectiveness

Disruptive Innovations Is Top Issue For Corporate Directors

Survey by Corporate Board Member and Grant Thornton LLP finds that a quarter of public company directors wish for more time discussing disruptive technologies and innovations.

How Boards Can Increase Engagement On Cybersecurity

Boards can no longer relegate cybersecurity to the IT department—but how exactly do they get engaged with people on the frontlines?

Former DocuSign CEO & Chairman Keith Krach On Transformational Leadership

Former DocuSign chairman and CEO Keith Krach believes there’s a significant shortage of transformational leaders in the world—those who can disrupt entire categories.

Tips For Recruiting And Onboarding New Directors

Julie Daum, leader of Spencer Stuart’s North American Board Practice, and Maria Morris, board member with S&P Global and Wells Fargo, discuss recruitment best practices.

A Strategic Approach To Board Composition And Diversity

Board chairs and CEOs have a particularly important role to play when it comes to driving change and educating other directors about why diversity matters.
executive compensation

Determining Non-Financial Metrics For Executive Compensation

More focus in the boardroom these days is centered on how executive compensation is tied to an organization’s overall performance—but just what does that look like?

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.