Director Roles & Responsibilities

Ed Kangas: Lessons From A Master Troubleshooter

Veteran director and former Deloitte CEO Ed Kangas has built a reputation for wrangling with nightmare disruptions and thorny complexity—all while keeping the boardroom drama at bay.

8 Steps For Audit Committees To Navigate The Pandemic

Directors on audit are facing unprecedented challenges, thanks to COVID-19. Here's what they can do to keep the ship righted.

Building The Best Audit Committee

The growing time commitment, workload and level of responsibility and risk are making sourcing candidates harder than ever. Directors share their strategies for recruiting the best.

What Can You Do To Keep The Team Afloat?

Maintaining liquidity is obviously the top concern, and the board can play a key role in helping the CEO think about cash.

Retiring Underperforming Directors

It's not easy to retire long-serving directors, but, particularly in challenging times, boards must have directors whose skills are up to the task.

The Expanding Role Of The Compensation Committee

Increased regulatory scrutiny and stakeholder activism have contributed to a broadening role, according to panelists at "Building Better Boards."

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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.