Crisis Management

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.”

In A Crisis, Values Matter

A crisis can reveal inner truths about a company. Companies whose policies reflect a core set of values encompassing integrity, honesty, transparency and respect will be apparent in a crisis.

Corporate Board Member Institute

The leading continuing education program for public company boards.

FEATURED CONTENT

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.