Director Roles & Responsibilities

Corporate Culture Calls For Board Oversight

Culture deserves board-level attention now more than ever because of today's unprecedented business climate.

GE Board Moves Show Flannery’s Not Afraid To Shake Things Up

General Electric announced its slate of director candidates for its 2018 annual meeting of shareholders, including three new faces and board slimmed down from 18 to 12 members.

The New Directives For Directors

CEOs and boards have begun to speak more frequently and those discussions are more fulsome, with board members often serving as sounding boards or consiglieres on a company’s strategic direction.

How Innovative Leaders Make Better Decisions

Accessing crowd voices is the key to making the right calls as great leaders have to become strategic, real-time listeners.

The Role Of A Board Finance Committee

In this episode of Inside America's Boardrooms, Cynthia Hostetler outlines the criteria that may qualify your board to consider a Finance Committee.

How Innovation And Diversification Can Disrupt Board Conflict Of Interest Protocols

Corporate diversification/business model evolution are recalibrating competition and straining the effectiveness of board conflict-of-interest policies.

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.