Strategy & Risk Oversight

Can’t Find Diverse Talent? One Director Says: “Try Harder”

Teri McClure, an African American who serves on four corporate boards, reacts to Wells Fargo CEO Charlie Scharf's recent gaffe and shares her views on recruiting and retaining diverse talent.

‘This Time Can Be Different’ On Racial Equality

Veteran board member Gaurdie Banister, Jr., talks fighting fires, rethinking strategy and the unique role directors can play on race and equality in America.

Covid Exposed The Dangers Of Underinvesting in Risk

The bottom line is we were caught off guard due to an underinvestment in risk monitoring and governance infrastructure. Here's how we can avoid that in the future.

Does Performance Matter?

The short answer is yes, but it isn't obvious from the numbers. A look at how to interpret the latest findings on LTI performance awards.

Vanguard Criticism Of Alphabet, Uber Turns Up Heat On Comp Committees

As the reasoning behind what CEOs earn becomes more public, greater pressure is going to fall on compensation committee members.

How To Achieve Directors’ Full Potential

Four pilot projects can help build confidence, trust and rapport by gradually involving the board more deeply in key decisions and sharing more information.

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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.

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