Board Governance

Quarterly Earnings Guidance: Is The Corporate Burden Worth The Benefit?

Chuck Nathan, Senior Advisor at Finsbury, shares insights on whether quarterly earnings forecasts are driving short-termist behavior at today’s companies.

Zuckerberg Out As Chairman At Facebook? No Chance

A number of public funds made a shareholder proposal that would oust Mark Zuckerberg as chairman of Facebook. The proposal has no chance of passing and amounts to "noise."
BPI

The Importance Of BPI In The Age Of Artificial Intelligence

A Business Process Improvement (BPI) capability, whether through a dedicated internal group or outside consultants, will be more essential as AI becomes an enabler of innovation.

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.

Joint Venture Board Attendance: Two’s Company, Thirty’s a Crowd

JV board meetings are the beating heart of joint venture governance. A mélange of disparate JV owner and management wants and needs are cast into a quarterly session that shapes the future direction of the...

Building A Better Board-CEO Relationship

CEOs and board members who help each other balance roles, responsibilities, and a commitment to lead will foster more resilient, ready relationships that can provide answers when challenging situations arise.

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 Under Siege: What Wells Fargo Did Right (And Wrong)

The real test for good governance occurs in the wake of a crisis.

Shareholder Engagement: A Balancing Act

Board members share whether their oversight responsibilities should mandate regular communication with shareholders.