Strategy & Risk Oversight

As Recession Fears Grow, M&A Is Poised To Remain Steady In 2019

The availability of capital and appetite for both building scale and leveraging new tech capabilities remain substantial, and that should drive a healthy M&A deals cadence in 2019.
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8 Hyper-Growth Principles For Your Business

Advocating for a hyper-growth strategy might not win you many friends, but it will get your company where it needs to go. Here are eight hyper-growth principles to help guide you.

The Marcus Corp. CEO On The CEO/Board Relationship

Corporate Board Member recently spoke with The Marcus Corp. CEO Greg Marcus about how CEOs and boards can work together more effectively, and more.

Staying Out Of The Overthinking Trap

To meet potential and avoid the traps of inertia caused by overthinking and myopia, pragmatic leaders must support robust discovery and focused delivery.

Historian Doris Kearns Goodwin On Leadership In Turbulent Times

If you’re leading through complex times, you could do a lot worse than grabbing some how-to tips from Lincoln, Teddy Roosevelt, FDR and LBJ. Pulitzer-Prize winning author Doris Kearns Goodwin shares some insights for directors who may not be fighting the Civil War or WWII, but still face their own leadership challenges.

Reevaluating Geographic Footprint In Today’s Complex Global Economy

The rise of tariffs in recent months, combined with the tax reform overhaul passed last December, and it’s thrown US companies into unprecedented territory.

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.

Board Composition Trends

With investors increasingly scrutinizing the composition, diversity and quality of boardrooms, directors serving on their board's nominating/governance committee are now in the spotlight.

Committee Briefings: Top Considerations for 2019

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