Board Governance

Corporate Board Members Grow Confident In 2021 Economic Recovery

Our latest poll of U.S. public company board members shows increased optimism about business in 2021, betting on a successful vaccine rollout and a return to political stability—although many remain cautious over the potential for increased taxes and new regulations.

What Directors Think: M&A Back On The Agenda

In the 18th edition of our flagship What Directors Think survey, 400 public company directors share what’s top of mind for 2021—and half say seizing M&A opportunities will be instrumental to recovery.

Boards Must Avoid Dysfunction Over Political Spending

Corporate directors should expect to be pressured over the next weeks and months to disclose who their companies have donated to in the past and what their plans for future political giving are.

What Boards Can Learn From The President’s Erratic Exit

Five warning signs that a CEO is veering into the kind of monarchical behavior that can jeopardize a smooth transition.

M&A: Looking Back And Looking Forward

Key takeaways for boards from 2020 and the likely trends for the coming year.

Prepare For An Augmented Reality

In the decade ahead, emerging technology will forge an intimate connection between the physical and the digital worlds, says futurist Steve Brown, unleashing incredible opportunity for business and the workforce. A guide.

Corporate Board Member Institute

The leading continuing education program for public company boards.

Poll: Director Optimism Stalls in April 

U.S. public company board members’ optimism heading into the spring is increasingly tempered by worries over new taxes and regulations. 

Director Fundamentals

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