Shareholder Engagement

A Sense of Purpose: Trends in Shareholder Engagement

Not only are investors pushing boards to think more strategically about ESG, diversity, and long-term sustainable investment, they’re also pushing for more shareholder communication around these topics.

JPMorgan Chase Chairman Jamie Dimon Shares His Wisdom

JPMorgan Chase chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon demonstrates a cogent worldview that business is one part a race for numbers and at least two parts sensitivity to human nature.

Want To Stay Relevant? Think Like An Activist Investor

For corporate boards and their companies, the only real protection from an activist investor is to consistently turn in an excellent performance.

What Boards Need To Know About Proxy Access As The 2018 Proxy Season Approaches

Would your board be ready to respond if a large shareholder asked the company to join the more than 450 U.S. public companies that have adopted proxy access?

Acting on Activism

Thanks to the rapid rise in shareholder activism in recent years, activist directors have become a mainstay of publicly held company boardrooms.

6 Questions You Should Address Before An Activist Does

Here are 6 questions to ask internally before you find yourself on the defensive with an activist.

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.