Director Roles & Responsibilities

Policy Updates Could Influence 2020 Director Elections

Director accountability will be a major theme in 2020, and shareholders and regulators are set to use voting as an enforcement measure.

How To See The Future

The following are excerpts of a conversation with Nicholas Negroponte, founder of MIT Media Lab, at CBM's recent Disruptive Tech Summit.

Becoming a Great Board Chair, Part II

The best boards are led by chairs who actively and routinely seek and use feedback about their effectiveness in the role.

The Risks Of Star Power On Your Board

Celebrity directors bring lots of attention to your company—and lots of complications to your board.

Planning to Hire a CIO? Rethink Your Concept of the Role

To help your board embrace the technology your company needs to survive, you will want a CIO who is capable of the complexities of today’s role. You need someone who has the capacity to face challenges with a vision for the future. In other words, you need a next-generation CIO.

Conflicts and Biases In The Boardroom

At a time when the importance of corporate governance has been firmly settled, we need to better understand how bias impacts governance and be more intentional about addressing it.

Board Leadership Program

The leading continuing education program for public company boards.

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.