Director Roles & Responsibilities

When It Comes To Auto Industry 4.0, Separating Hype For Reality

Ron Harbour separates hype from reality on how technology is seeping into the auto manufacturing world and what the most successful comanies are doing.

Xerox President On How The 113-Year-Old Company Is Staying Relevant

There is a big difference between understanding a technology’s functions and understanding a technology’s business purpose. No one appreciates that more than Xerox President and Chief Operations Officer Steve Bandrowczak, who has taken on number of high-level IT and general management positions throughout his career.

How France, Japan and Australia Take On Corporate Culture

Here is part two of our look at the state of corporate culture in some of the world’s biggest economies with insights into Japan, Australia and France.

Why Business Transformations Are Easier Said Than Done

Why should directors expect trouble when they are about to embark in a business transformation? Transformations go wrong because of the timing, the team, and in some cases, the strategy.

Businesses Must Save “The Other America”

Business is the only institution that can produce inclusive prosperity and growth for both Americas and all our people. And it must do that ASAP, says Peter Georgescu, Chairman Emeritus of Young and Rubicam.

Short-Termism Hinders Innovation; How To Mitigate It

Short-term financial pressures often prevent companies from investing in emerging technologies. How can boards work with CEOs to ensure short-term results while creating the long-term future?

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.

Board Composition Trends

With investors increasingly scrutinizing the composition, diversity and quality of boardrooms, directors serving on their board's nominating/governance committee are now in the spotlight.

Committee Briefings: Top Considerations for 2019

Investor expectations, new disclosure requirements, ESG, current and future trends–your committee agendas are filling up.