Crisis Management

Les Moonves And The Failures of The CBS Board

Just as the CBS board once ignored Les Moonves' alleged misconduct, they now face a new distraction from the departed CEO.

What We Can Learn From The Google Walkouts

The recent Google employee walkouts should have directors asking what is the relationship between our ethics, our thinking, and how fast we are running our business?

Demystifying The Fall Of Carlos Ghosn

The news of Carlos Ghosn’s arrest for defrauding Japan’s tax authorities is setting off alarm bells in headquarters all over the world.

Preparedness Is Key To Surviving Corporate Scandals

Scandals can and will continue to happen suddenly and without warning. This could be a major cultural moment for your company, so make sure you are ready. 

The Tesla Board Needs To Help Elon Musk Right Now

Elon Musk's New York Times interview comes off as playbook for what not to do while you’re a CEO running an embattled company at a stressful time: Exhaustion, little support, sleeplessness, impulsive behavior and on and on.

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.

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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.