Tag: strategy

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.

How Boards Can Accelerate Growth With A Zero-Based Mindset

Boards must also step up to work in tandem with executives in overseeing the execution of more holistic, sustainable corporate strategies.

Nokia Chairman Risto Siilasmaa On The Value Of Alternative Thinking

When I first joined the Nokia board of directors in 2008, a typical meeting with top management went like this: The leadership team presented...

The Barnes & Noble Boardroom Crisis

Four CEOs at Barnes & Noble in five years? That is more than a pattern. It indicates something at the board level isn’t working.

Keys To Combating Strategic Failures

For directors leading the strategic development process for an organization, understanding what can go wrong can be just as important as understanding the process itself.

The Board’s Evolving Role In Strategy

Paula Loop, Leader of PwC’s Governance Insights Center, discusses the board’s role in strategy—particularly, how that role is evolving amid today’s competitive landscape and emerging technologies.

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.