Nominating & Governance Committee

What Boards Can Learn from Alphabet’s Leadership Change

Alphabet's board realized that it might be lacking in an area of knowledge essential to company growth, and quickly recruited a stellar candidate to fill that gap—a kind of self-evaluation critical for success.

Where The Women Are

There is no shortage of female candidates for board seats—if one is looking in the right places.

Microsoft Vote Fails, But May Be Start Of 2020 Campaign

If companies don’t currently have a policy concerning the addition of a non-management employee to their board of directors, they may want to develop one—soon.

The Changing Face Of America’s Boardrooms

Boards today are female, more ethnically diverse and have more kinds of experience around the table, according to CBM research.

The Risks Of Star Power On Your Board

Celebrity directors bring lots of attention to your company—and lots of complications to your board.

Level 2 Diversity

Corporate boards are pursuing identity diversity in their membership like never before. But, as most directors know, elevating a corporate board in an era of sweeping and rapid change demands, above all else, true...

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 2019

Investor expectations, new disclosure requirements, ESG, current and future trends–your committee agendas are filling up.