Strategy & Risk Oversight

SolarWinds, FireEye Hacks Demand Critical Response From Boards

If one of the top cybersecurity firms can be hacked, every company is at risk. The following actions can help boards deal with this evolving threat.

The Most Painful Lesson From The SolarWinds Hack

As companies get more sophisticated, hackers are finding new weak spots. Often, that means attacking a company through its suppliers.

Board Legend Marty Lipton: ‘Shareholder Primacy Is Just Dead Wrong’

Known as a defender of choice for companies under attack, Martin Lipton has also been arguing against short-termism for more than three decades.

Shellye Archambeau: Unapologetically Ambitious

In her new memoir, the Verizon board member explains how she made her own luck by planning strategically, taking risks, and refusing to let anything stop her.

Stop Looking Back—So We Can Move Forward

What if we never go back to pre-Covid reality? The leaders who are able to accept that, and embrace the future, will be way ahead of those attempting to return to the past.

Covid-19: Three Ways Boards Can Help Create Systemic Change

Boards must focus on long-term value, culture and talent to drive organizational transformation in a post-Covid-19 world.

Corporate Board Member Institute

The leading continuing education program for public company boards.

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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.

Corporate Board Members Grow Confident In 2021 Economic Recovery

Our latest poll of U.S. public company board members shows increased optimism about business in 2021, betting on a successful vaccine rollout and a return to political stability—although many remain cautious over the potential for increased taxes and new regulations.

Director Fundamentals

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