ESG

Bank’s Net-Zero-Emissions Financing Pledge May Impact Board Climate Change Strategy

Forward thinking boards view climate change as an opportunity to reposition their business to capitalize on a coming trend. And shareholders aren't letting go of it any time soon.

Your New China Problem

The calculus for doing business in China just changed. Are you ready for the next front in the culture wars?

How Boards Can Get Their Arms Around ESG Oversight

The following structure can help boards allocate ESG oversight in a way that assigns its components to the appropriate committee while leaving overall responsibility to the full board. 

Diligent Institute: Insights From Recent Research  

2020, among other things, has solidified the importance of ESG-related issues in the corporate space. The Covid-19 public health crisis and ensuing economic fallout taught companies and boards that taking care of employees, clients,...

Cracking The C-Suite’s Glass Ceiling

Companies and boards that want to ensure a successful, sustainable pipeline of female leaders need to show them a clear development path that is outcome-based, purpose-driven and sets sights on attainable goals.

Make The Most Of Your Board’s Diversity

Five practical tips for organizations seeking to move forward in their diversity and inclusion initiatives among senior leaders.

Corporate Board Member Institute

The leading continuing education program for public company boards.

Poll: Director Optimism Stalls in April 

U.S. public company board members’ optimism heading into the spring is increasingly tempered by worries over new taxes and regulations. 

Director Fundamentals

A comprehensive guide & training course on the role of the public company director.