Diversity

Human Capital Management During And After The Covid Era

The Covid era will cause many boards to enhance their HCM oversight and voluntarily discuss more about their efforts.

Insights From An Activist Investor

Assembling a diverse group of directors is a good start, but it takes strong board leadership to create a culture that embraces it.

Metrics And Trust Are Key to Adoption of ESG and Stakeholder Capitalism

As a recent webcast made clear, determining actionable strategies that key stakeholders believe make most companies successful is proving difficult.

Bringing Purpose Into Pay Programs

Examining non-financial metrics in the wake of the Covid-19 crisis.

How Black Lives Matter In Corporations—This Time Can Be Different

Directors must first get past the naiveté of believing that systemic racism and injustice does not exist in their companies. Then they must ask what management will do to change the narrative.

Is There A Message Behind Reddit Co-Founder’s Resignation From The Board?

Some might interpret the move as a statement that white directors resigning is the only way to bring diversity to the board. That’s not what this is about.

Corporate Board Member Institute

The leading continuing education program for public company boards.

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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.