Board Governance

Facebook, Alphabet Boards Asked To Add Human Rights Expertise

The new resolutions represent a broader set of concerns about how companies are handling human rights and civil rights issues.

CEO Succession And The Covid-19 Pandemic

Given the current crisis, boards must step up to determine whether to support, replace or plan a more measured succession for the current CEO.

Boards Provide Vital External Perspective That’s Key To Managing Uncertainty

Directors can be particularly helpful in looking across industries, taking lessons from others and helping CEOs apply them to their specific context.

A Time When Generalists Are Most Needed

The current crisis may be proving the theory that bucking the specialist director trend was, and is, the right way to go.

Boards Face Worker Safety Issues As Nation Reopens

As pressure mounts for companies to end business shutdowns and begin operating as close to normal as possible, directors need to be aware of their risk.

What Your CEO Might Be Thinking Right Now

Conversations with CEOs across a range of industries shed some light on what corporate leaders are focused on as they face down the global crisis.

Board Leadership Program

The leading continuing education program for public company boards.

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.

Guide To Board Assessments

Engaging a useful, annual self-assessment is fundamental to governance excellence. Stakeholders expect it, and disclosure of it evidences a board’s effectiveness and commitment to its role.

Committee Briefings: Top Considerations for 2020

Investor expectations, new disclosure requirements, ESG, current and future trends–your committee agendas are filling up.