Director Roles & Responsibilities

When An Empty Board Slot Is Dangled Before You, Look Before You Leap

To avoid joining a board bound for disaster, start by asking yourself these questions.

What Boards Need To Know About Proxy Access As The 2018 Proxy Season Approaches

Would your board be ready to respond if a large shareholder asked the company to join the more than 450 U.S. public companies that have adopted proxy access?

As Growth Companies Evolve, So Must The Board

As companies grow and evolve, the organization must ensure that the skill sets of its management team also keep pace throughout various growth stages and environmental shifts.

The Impact Of Digital Talent Disruption

Three questions every director should ask management about competing for people in an age of technology.

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.

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.