Nominating & Governance Committee

Is Your CEO The Right CEO?

The biggest risk—and opportunity—in your business today? Your leadership. The right person at the wheel will nail exponential growth and win in a digital age. The wrong one? You’re a goner. A frank guide to who you need—now.

Perspectives From The Chair: Leading With Influence

In the past, some Nom-Gov chairs felt they were perceived as onerous compliance police. Today, they have the opportunity to lead on a host of critical issues confronting organizations and their boards. A look at how to do that right.

Synchrony’s Rick Hartnack On Refreshment, Remote Work And Risk

In an interview with Corporate Board Member, Hartnack shares his views on a range of topics, including how to monitor culture from the outside.

Russell 3000 Companies Grow Black Directors By 10%, But 60% Still Don’t Have One

As pressure from institutional investors grows to diversify, Nom-Gov chairs should ensure that slates for new directors include diverse candidates.

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.

Challenged By Activists, Kohl’s Uses Active Communication

Proactive strategies have convinced investors to scale back the number of board members they want to replace, from nine to five.

Corporate Board Member Institute

The leading continuing education program for public company boards.

Director Optimism Falls In May On Mounting Inflation Concerns

U.S. public company board members’ optimism dropped at the end of Q2 amid fears that inflation will hamper growth in 2022.