Diversity

Board Diversity: Recruiting Latino Board Members

Despite 18% of the population being Hispanic or Latino, this segment holds less than 3% of Fortune 1000 company board seats.

SSGA: Monitoring Culture Isn’t Easy—But It’s Important

Corporate Board Member spoke with State Street Global Advisors (SSGA)’s senior managing director and head of ESG, Rakhi Kumar, about the company’s framework to align culture with long-term strategy.

Women And Minorities Are Still Underrepresented In The Boardroom

A recent survey sends a clear message that there is still work to be done: women and minorities still remain significantly underrepresented in the boardroom.

Doubling Down On ESG: Proxy Season With A Social Conscience

Board diversity, climate change, the opioid epidemic and gun violence will top the agenda in corporate boardrooms in 2019—with directors called upon to ensure that sophisticated policies are in place to address them.

Parity Power: Making A Difference In The Boardroom

The challenge isn’t just making it onto a board–it’s making a difference once you’re there. Once at the table, overcoming subconscious biases, assumptions and social and professional practices can hinder women directors.

A Strategic Approach To Board Composition And Diversity

Board chairs and CEOs have a particularly important role to play when it comes to driving change and educating other directors about why diversity matters.

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.