Strategy & Risk Oversight

Can We Save Capitalism From Itself?

Roger Martin, who Ford's Jim Hackett called "my generation's Peter Drucker," explains what ails our beloved system and how we can fix it by realizing 'slack is not the enemy.'

Pandemic Pivots

In parallel with the pandemic's high toll, it’s no surprise that we’re also seeing the power of human resilience and resourcefulness. But resilience doesn't happen on its own—it takes leadership.

CalPERS Is Voting Against Directors Over Compensation – Will Others Follow?

The message seems clear: find a way to better align executive pay with performance or have your re-election to the board opposed at the annual meeting.

Global Charitable Giving: Key Takeaways For Boards

A heightened focus on ESG and CSR is inspiring more charitable giving. The board needs to be aware of the risks.

The Board’s Role In Change Management

In recent months, the Covid-19 pandemic, economic uncertainty and significant social unrest have combined to bring waves of change not seen in more than a century. To assess the potential fallout for public companies, Corporate Board Member Institute and RSM US LLP convened a small group of board members to share their experiences helping their executive teams focus on appropriate courses of action. Some takeaways.

Four Key Topics High-Performing Boards Are Addressing In Human Capital Management

Many boards are expanding their succession management oversight to cover the next generation of talent.

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.