Tag: board diversity

Doubling Down On ESG: Proxy Season With A Social Conscience

Board diversity, climate change, the opioid epidemic and gun violence will top the agenda in corporate boardrooms in 2019—with directors called upon to ensure that sophisticated policies are in place to address them.

A Strategic Approach To Board Composition And Diversity

Board chairs and CEOs have a particularly important role to play when it comes to driving change and educating other directors about why diversity matters.

2018: The Year In Quotes From Corporate Board Member

2018 was a busy year in America’s boardrooms, and directors took the time to share their insights with Corporate Board Member about how they do their jobs and what kind of mindset boards need to have in order to be effective.

2018 In The Boardroom: The Big Takeaways For Directors

Big issues dominated the boardrooms of America in 2018, with board composition, investor influence, ESG and #MeToo/culture management issues taking center stage.

Getting ‘On Board’ With Gender Diversity

U.S. companies are facing increasingly drastic consequences for not diversifying their boards. But this initiative should not be embraced simply for the sake of avoiding consequences.

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.