Director Roles & Responsibilities

The Independent Director’s Toolkit

Proactive strategies for oversight of investigations and compliance crises implicating financial reporting and internal controls

How Boards Must Think Differently In Today’s Digital Landscape

If you could design a digital training program for today’s board members, what would it look like? Alex Schmelkin responds.

Disruption Is A Clarion Call To Boards For Governance Renewal

The skills, processes and structures that got today’s boards where they are now will not be the same in the future. This is a call for boardroom reform.

Dealing With Problem Directors

From activists to absentees, every board occasionally gets saddled with a difficult board member. Here’s how to cope.

Inside The Boardroom: Proxy Proposals, D&O Insurance, And More

In this edition of Inside the Boardroom, Betsy Atkins answers readers' questions about proxy proposals, who should audit D&O insurance, and more.

Inside The Boardroom: Handling Disruption, Innovation, Diversity, And More

Boardroom insider Betsy Atkins tackles issues related to board composition, refreshment and diversity, how to handle disruption and innovation, dividing and conquering board committee work.

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.