Crisis Management

Moonves Situation A Challenge For The CBS Board

With allegations of sexual misconduct swirling around CBS chief executive officer Leslie Moonves, the network giant’s board of directors has also come under scrutiny over how they’ve handled the situation.

Keys To Securing Cyber Infrastructure & Protecting Corporate Reputation

Directors are quickly realizing that the critical cyber infrastructure that supports the global economy is now directly in the line of fire from hackers.

Safeguarding Corporate Reputation In The Age Of Social Activism

In this age of social activism, powerful forces are fueling a fundamental shift—not only in the influence of social media but also in the rise and fall of brands and leaders.

What Directors Can Learn About The Fall Of Papa John Schnatter

Board members could learn from the Papa John Schnatter's mistakes or others before him and prevent their own fall. Here's what they should know.

Circling The Wagons: Don’t Always Back The CEO

When should boards circle the wagons to support their CEO during public attacks, and when should they keep their distance?

Disney CEO & Chairman Iger Shows Moral Leadership With Roseanne Fiasco

Disney CEO & chairman Bob Iger didn’t hesitate a moment in showing moral leadership this week by cancelling “Roseanne.”

To Manage Cyber Risk, Boards Need More Insight

Cyber risk, which has always represented a significant area of enterprise risk, is finally being acknowledged as intersecting with other areas of the board’s oversight.

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.