Board Governance

How Boards Can Use Empathy As A Key Differentiator In M&A Success

Covid has created an urgency to prioritize humanity and empathy in the M&A process—and the need for that humane diligence won’t disappear when we reach widespread immunity.

What Boards Need To Know About Shareholder Activism

Proxy season is coming and no company is immune from activist campaigns. A look at what attracts an activist investor, common activist objectives and the board’s responsibilities and opportunities related to preparing for and responding to an activist.

Agents Of Change: Perspectives From The Nom/Gov Chair

More than 25 recent interviews revealed that nom/gov chairs are leading the conversations and actions around hot topics such as DE&I, ESG and board effectiveness and governance.

SEC Launches Enforcement Task Force Focused on Climate and ESG Issues

The move marks a significant escalation in the Biden administration’s emphasis on ESG issues, which it emphasized throughout the election.

Boardroom Confidence In Economy Surges In February

Vaccines, consumer behavior and pent-up demand fuel optimism in America’s boardrooms.

Up Your Digital Game

Lessons for traditional companies from their born-digital peers.

Corporate Board Member Institute

The leading continuing education program for public company boards.

Poll: U.S. Corporate Directors’ Optimism Jumps In March

U.S. public company board members are increasingly confident about the future for business, betting on low interest rates and the unleashing of consumer demand following a successful vaccine rollout.

Director Fundamentals

A comprehensive guide & training course on the role of the public company director.