Board Governance

Successful Corporate Governance Comes From Personal Self Governance

Personal self governance deficiencies or the absence of personal governance has brought negative publicity upon leaders and their companies as well as in certain circumstances wrecked reputations and careers.

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.

Businesses Must Save “The Other America”

Business is the only institution that can produce inclusive prosperity and growth for both Americas and all our people. And it must do that ASAP, says Peter Georgescu, Chairman Emeritus of Young and Rubicam.

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.

What is Effective Board Leadership Today?

In this episode, Brad Oates, board member with CIT Group/CIT Bank and also a former NFL player, establishes a baseline for board leadership and explains why nearly every successful board has elected a leader.

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.