Strategy & Risk Oversight

Implications of AI on Board Oversight

The number of public companies disclosing artificial intelligence (“AI”) as a material risk factor in their SEC filings has grown exponentially from virtually none in 2016 to more than 80 this year alone. Multinational conglomerate Alphabet, for...

Do Dual-Class Shares Improve Company Performance? That’s Hard To Say, ISS Study Finds

Some of the most prominent companies of our era use them, from Facebook and Alphabet to Berkshire Hathaway. So did seven of the 10 biggest IPOs this year, including Lyft, Pinterest and Levi Strauss. They’re...

Why Boards Must Align Sustainability Issues With Long-Term Strategy

Many boards are still trying to reconcile the relationship between sustainability, strategy, and shareholder value, which can vary significantly from one organization to the next.

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.

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.

Corporate Board Member Institute

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 2020

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