Crisis Management

Activist Campaigns Question Board Governance And Competence

To avoid being a target, boards need to take a more active role in risk mitigation and must refresh before activists demand it.

Independent Director Of The Year: Ellen Kullman

"Focus on the things you can control," says Ellen Kullman, who, as lead director of United Technologies, helped guide the company during a tumultuous transformation.

What The Director Of The Future Will Need To Succeed

A recent poll of public company directors identifies the critical skills needed to enable growth and sustainable performance at the board level in the post-Covid business world.

Human Capital Management During And After The Covid Era

The Covid era will cause many boards to enhance their HCM oversight and voluntarily discuss more about their efforts.

Boardroom Comp Under Covid

Director pay will, of course, be transformed in the current environment. But what that means and how it plays out will vary widely. A roadmap.

How CEOs And Directors Can Lead On Racial Injustice

CEOs and directors are uniquely positioned to set the tone of how their companies deal with racial inequities inside their companies, and by extension, in America at large.

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.